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by William Reaves
Tue Dec 25, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Napoleonic Thoughts
Topic: Friends, Amis, Freunde, Amici, Amigos, друзья, Vrienden
Replies: 3
Views: 87

Friends, Amis, Freunde, Amici, Amigos, друзья, Vrienden

I wanted to wish all my friends and foes a Happy Holiday Season, then I realized in TWS I have no foes! Everybody here is my friend! So, my friends, Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and the best of the Holidays to all.
by William Reaves
Tue Nov 27, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Napoleonic Thoughts
Topic: Quartely Dispatch: Bonaparte's Bane GHQ.
Replies: 2
Views: 258

Re: Quartely Dispatch: Bonaparte's Bane GHQ.

On that subject, I can recommend 2 excellent books: 1812-Napoleon's Invasion of Russia by Paul Britten Austin (in three volumes, but it can be found with all the volumes bound together in a single, very large, book). Also, Russia Against Napoleon by Dominic Lieven (three of Lieven's direct ancestors...
by William Reaves
Mon Nov 26, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Napoleonic Thoughts
Topic: Vive la Marseillaise!
Replies: 0
Views: 477

Vive la Marseillaise!

Written in 1792 by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle in Strasbourg after the declaration of war by France against Austria, and originally titled "Chant de guerre pour l'Armée du Rhin" ("War Song for the Rhine Army"), La Marseillaise is the most stirring anthem ever written. Throughout it's long history,...
by William Reaves
Wed Oct 03, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Opponents Wanted
Topic: Multiplayer Games
Replies: 17
Views: 2672

Re: Multiplayer Games

Two brave officers have come forward! We urge more to follow their example, and we will have some great multiplayer games to see us through the winter!
by William Reaves
Mon Oct 01, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Opponents Wanted
Topic: Multiplayer Games
Replies: 17
Views: 2672

Multiplayer Games

Gentlemen, As winter approaches, we would like to organize some Brigade Battles; that is, multiplayer games with a team of players on each side. This is a great way to have fun and meet new players or renew old acquaintances. Please indicate your interest and post your message or challenge in this f...
by William Reaves
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Napoleonic Thoughts
Topic: AON Eckmühl Brigade Tournament
Replies: 20
Views: 1776

Re: AON Eckmühl Brigade Tournament

Yet another chance for fame and glory! Sign me up.

Vive la France!
by William Reaves
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Napoleonic Thoughts
Topic: Tirailleurs et Dragons New Member
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Tirailleurs et Dragons New Member

Gentlemen,

Please post your greetings to our newest member Cris Manka.

Salute!
by William Reaves
Sat Jun 09, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: General Conversation
Topic: WWII War Hero Died Tonight
Replies: 12
Views: 1271

Re: WWII War Hero Died Tonight

What a wonderful life! He made the world a better place for us all. It is an honor to join you in this sad but proud moment.

Best wishes,

Bill
by William Reaves
Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Napoleonic Thoughts
Topic: Waterloo Corps to Corps Mini-Tournament
Replies: 10
Views: 755

Re: Waterloo Corps to Corps Mini-Tournament

And we shall raise a glass to our illustrious foe.

Salute!
by William Reaves
Fri May 11, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Opponents Wanted
Topic: Borodino Historical & Ligny (CLOSED)
Replies: 8
Views: 803

Re: Borodino Historical & Ligny

Hello Vitalii,

I would like to accept your challenge to meet on the field at Borodino. I can play about 2-3 turns per week. I prefer to use the standard Tournament optional rules, with no extra house rules. Please let me know if this is acceptable to you.

Regards,

Bill Reaves