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WaW No. 1, Aug/Sep 2008
 Cover Article
Barbarossa: The Russo-German War
By Joseph Mirand

 Feature Articles
A Drop Zone Too Far: Operation Market Garden
By John Burtt
 
Amerika Bombers: Luftwaffe Plans to Bomb the United States
By Perry Moore
 
BIAK: The War in the Pacific’s Unknown Blunder
By John Burtt

 Oservation Post
On the Seas: Japan’s Escort Convoys
By John W. Whitman
 
On the Home Front: New Orleans & LaGarde Hospital in World War II
By Adrian N. McGrath
 
Behind the Lines: The US State Department in World War II
By Mike Haran
 
Movers & Shakers: Geoffry Pike
By Michael O’Brien
 
Weapons: The 5 Inch / 38 Caliber Dual-Purpose Gun
By Carl Otis Schuster

Game edition Rules
Barbarossa: The Russo-German War, 3rd Edition
By Ty Bomba

 

 WaW No. 2, Oct/Nov 2008
Cover Article
The Solomons Campaign: Joint Warfare in the South Pacific, Aug 1942-Feb 1943
By Joseph Miranda

Feature Articles
Bodenplatte 1945: Goering¹s New Year¹s Resolution
By Kelly Bell

The Battle for Gdynia & the Polish Corridor, 1939: A Fight for Honor’s Sake
By Maciej Jonasz

Strasbourg 1945: First Act in the Cold War
By Kelly Bell

Observation Post
On the Seas: Saga of the USS Ohio
By Ron Bell

Weapons & Tactics: The Japanese Knee Mortar
By David Newport

In the Air: Germany¹s 50 & 55 mm Anti-Aircraft Artillery
By Carl Otis Schuster
 
Elite Beat: The Unique Case of Finland’s Winter War Foreign Legion
By John Osborn   

Game edition Rules
The Solomons Campaign, 2nd Edition
By Joseph Miranda

WaW No. 3, Dec 2008/ Jan 2009

Cover Article
The Battle of the Bulge: The Reich’s Last Chance
By Joseph Miranda

Feature Articles
The Battle of the Cherkassy Pocket
By Pat McTaggert
 
I Remember: The Dyhernfurth Raid, Silesia, 1945
By Joachim-Karl Scholz
 

All the Way Went LBJ
By Kelly Bell
 
Soviet Army Organization, 1942-45
By Joseph Miranda

Observation Post

On the Seas: Japanese Theater Strategy & Transport Shipping, 1944
By John Whitman
 
Elite Beat: Franco’s Internationals – Foreign Volunteers in the Nationalist Army
By Javier Romero Munoz
 
Strategic Backwaters: Germany’s Assault on Kos
By Carl Otis Schuster
 
Mysteries Revealed: Mexico in World War II

By Blaine Taylor
 
Technology Backdate: The Lexington-Class Carriers
By Russell Jennings

 
Game edition Rules
The Bulge, 2nd Edition
By Ty Bomba

WaW No. 4, Feb/Mar 2009

Cover Article
Command of the Air: A Brief History of US Strategic Airpower in World War II
By Brian Todd Carey

 Feature Articles
Blair Mayne of the Special Air Service
By Kelly Bell
 
Issue in Doubt: The Battle of Wake Island, 8-23 December 1941
By M.R. Pierce
 
Independent Operational Group Polesie: Final Battle of the Polish Campaign, 1939
By Maciej Jonasz

 Observation Post
Strategic Backwaters: The Thai-French War of 1941
By Warren Robinson
 
On the Battleline: The Moselle, November 1944 – A Little Known but Epic River Crossing
By Raymond Bell
 
Historical Perspective: The Impact of Confused Allied Intelligence on the Munich Crisis
By Erik Henderson

Game edition Rules
USAAF
By the Decision Games Design Team


 
WaW No. 5, Apr/May 2009

Cover Article
Their Greatest Day: From Disaster to Victory on Omaha Beach
By John Butterfield
 
Feature Articles
War at the Top of the World: The Finnish Front, 1941-42
By Joseph Mianda
 
The Other Ribbentrop
By Blaine Taylor
 
Saburo Sakai’s Longest Day
By Kelly Bell

 
Observation Post
Behind the Lines: Ehh, What’s Up Doc?
By David Tschanz
 
Elite Beat: First Canadian Army on the Channel Coast
By Will Stroock
 
Technology Backdate: Jimmy Doolittle’s 100 Octane War
By Mark Lardas
 
In the Air: The Italian 274th Heavy Bomber Squadron
By James Marino

Game edition Rules
The Finnish Front, 1941-42
By Joseph Miranda

WaW No. 6, Jun/July 2009

Cover Article
The Greater East Asia War: A Strategic Analysis
by Joseph Miranda

Feature Articles
Joachim von Ribbentrop: Imbecile or Foreign Policy Colossus?
by Blaine Taylor

Naval Strategy in the Mediterranean: Theater of Operations 1939-45
by David Higgins

Med War Post-Mortem
by Joseph Miranda

Skorzeny Strikes: Coup in Budapest, 1944
by Kelly Bell

Observation Post
Behind the Lines: A Calculated Risk
by David Tschanz

On the Seas: Axis Blockade Runners
by Tim Donovan

Movers & Shakers: Draper Laurence Kauffman: Father of the UDT's
by Mark Lardas

In the Air: The Westland Whirlwind
by Jonathan Lupton

Game Edition Rules
Greater East Asia War
by Joseph Miranda

WaW No. 7, Aug/Sept 2009
 
Cover Article
The Italo-Greek War: Harbinger of Failure
by  Christopher Perello

Feature Articles
Mussolini’s Last Victory: The Italian Conquest of Albania
by  John Lockwood

Operation Long Jump: Hitler’s Attempted Triple Play
by Kelly Bell

Struggle for Okinawa, 1945
by  John Walker

History Turned at Fort Eben Emael
by Frank Joseph

Design Corner: Greek Tragedy
by Joseph Miranda

Game preview: The Destruction of Army Group Center

Observation Post
Strategic Back Waters: From the River to the Sea
by Kelly Bell

What If?: German-Japanese Air Transport Plans
by Carl Schuster

True Action Adventure: Nancy Wake - The White Mouse
by John Brown

Behind the Lines: The Special Fuehrer Train
by Roger Mason

Mysteries Revealed: Mars: God of War & Chocolate
by David Tschanz

Turning Points: The Schweinfurt-Regensburg Air Battle, 17 Aug 1943
by Gareth Scott

Game edition Rules
Greek Tragedy
by Richard Berg

WaW No. 8, Oct/Nov 2009
 
Cover Article
The Spanish Civil War: A Strategic Analysis
by  Brian Train

Features
Patton's Raid on Hammelburg
by Kelly Bell

Japan's World War II Oilers & Tankers
by John Whitman

Slovakia in World War II
by Blaine Taylor

The Organization of the Red Army at the Start of WW II
by Joseph Miranda

Design Corner: Arriba España!
by Joseph Miranda

Game preview: Coral Sea Solitaire

Observation Post
Elite Beat: CCB, 10th Armored: True Saviors of Bastogne
by Raymond E. Bell

Weapons & Tactics: T-34 Crew & Internal Layout
by David Newport

Behind the Lines: The Longest Day & Patton as History
by Paul Koenig

Movers & Shakers: The Immortal Four
by David Tschanz

Technology Backdate: Rubber for Victory
by R. J. Musto


Media Reviews

Game edition Rules: Arriba España!
by Brian Train

WaW No. 9, Dec/Jan 2009
 
Cover Article
Field Marshal Ernst Busch & the Destruction of Army Group Center
by Blaine Taylor

Features
Orde Wingate: Pioneer of Spec Ops
by William Stroock

Southern Bomber Command: Fifteenth Air Force in Action
by Kelly Bell

I Remember: Tarawa from the Ground Up
by Nick Cariello

COLUMNS
DESIGN CORNER:
Destruction of Army Group Center
by Joseph Miranda

GAME PREVIEW: AFRIKAKORPS

OBSERVATION POST
Behind the Lines: The Civil Air Patrol in World War II
by Mark Lardas

Elite Beat: Czechoslovakian Units in World War II
by Vernie Liebl

In the Air: The Fairey Swordfish
by  David March

Technology Backdate: D-Day’s Mulberries
by Paul Koenig

MEDIA REVIEWS

GAME EDITION RULES:
Destruction of Army Group Center
by Ty Bomba

WaW No.10, Feb/Mar 2010

Cover Article
The Battle of the Coral Sea, May 1942
by Joseph Miranda

The Second Crimean War
by Kelly Bell

The Dodecanese Campaign: Germany’s Last Offensive in the Med
by Carl Schuster

Eggheads at War: Operations Research in World War II
by David March

Departments
DESIGN CORNER: Battle of the Coral Sea
by Joseph Miranda

GAME PREVIEW: 1940 WHAT IF?

OBSERVATION POST

Special Ops: Germany’s Spitzbergen Raid
by Carl Schuster

Strategic Backwaters: Djbouti in World War II
by Vernie Liebl

What If?: The ZRCV Flying Aircraft  Carrier
by Lamont Wood

GAME EDITION RULES
Coral Sea Solitaire
by Joseph Miranda

WaW No.11, Apr/May 2010
Cover Article
Campaign in the Desert, 1940-42: Organizational & Tactical Factors
by Joseph Miranda

Romania in World War II
 by Blaine Taylor

Savo Island: Night of the Cruisers
by Kelly Bell

Overview & Analysis: World War II German Airborne Operations
by George Larson

Departments
DESIGN CORNER: Afrikakorps: Decision in the Desert
by Joseph Miranda

GAME PREVIEW: GUARDS TANK

OBSERVATION POST

I Remember: Charles Darrow
by Andrew Hind

True Action Adventure: HMS Li Wo
by David March

Mysteries Revealed  Surprise Attack at Clark Field
by Ken MacFarlane

Behind the Lines  Operations Island Dash &  Body Snatch 
by Roger Mason

MEGA FEEDBACK

GAME EDITION RULES
Afrikakorps: Decision in the  Desert, 1941-42
by Joseph Miranda

World at War #12, Jun/Jul 2010

Lead Article
1940, What If? An Alternative German Strategy
by Ty Bomba

Rearming the French
by James Gordon

Battle for the Mediterranean: Cape Matapan, March 1941
by David Higgins

Yelnia: First Turning Point of the Eastern Front
by Kelly Bell

Yelnia: The German Perspective
by Eric Walters

Columns
Design Corner: 1940: What If?
by Joseph Miranda

Game preview: Invasion Pearl Harbor

Observation Post
I Remember: Kitty Perrault
by Andrew Hind

Strategic Backwaters: Vichy Martinique
by Vern Liebl

Movers & Shakers: Bill Mauldin
by Meg Thompson

Technology Backdate: British Funny Tanks
by David Newport

Media reviews

Game Edition Rules
1940: What If?
by Ty Bomba


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World at War #13, AUG-SEP 2010

Lead Article
Guards Tank: The Soviet Army at Kursk
by Joseph Miranda

Super Ships: Bigger Isn’t Always Better
by Stefen Styrsky

The Battle for Hurtgen Forest
by Ken MacFarlane

Manchuria, 1945: Last Stand of the Japanese
by John Walker

Columns
Design Corner: Guards Tank - Prokhorovka, 1943
by Joseph Miranda

Game Preview
Leningrad ‘41

Observation Post
• I Remember: William Scott
by Andrew Hind

• On the Seas: Pre-Dreadnoughts in the WW2 USN
by Mark N. Lardas

• Mysteries Revealed: The Battle of Cape Lookout
by Roger Mason

• Strategic Backwaters: Midget Sub Action at Diego Suarez
by Vernie Liebl

• On the Battle Line: Nomonhan, 1939
by John Walker

Guards Tank: Prokhorovka (Kursk) 1943
Joseph Miranda


World at War #14  |  OCT - NOV 2010

FEATURES

Invasion Pearl Harbor: Strike in All Directions
by Adrian McGrath & Ty Bomba

The Greek Civil War, 1943-49
by Brian R. Train

Bzura, 1939: The Polish Counteroffensive
by Maciej Jonasz

Analysis: Economic Strengths & Weaknesses of Imperial Japan
by John W. Whitman

Spain in World War II: The Blue Division in Russia, 1941‚àí44
by Javier Romero

COLUMNS
Design Corner: Invasion Pearl Harbor
by Joseph Miranda

Game Preview: The South Seas Campaign, 1942‚àí43
 
Observation Post
Elite Beat: The Indian Army in World War II
by William Stroock
Technology Backdate:The Liberty Ships
by David March
Behind the Lines: Graveyard at Wiseman Cove
by Roger Mason
Historical Perspective-Operation Dovetail:
Bungled Guadalcanal Rehearsal
by Arnold Blumberg
Mysteries Revealed: Monopoly & POWs
by Annie Laura Smith

Media Reviews

GAME EDITION RULES
Invasion Pearl Harbor
by Adrian McGrath & Chris Smith

World at War #15  |  DEC 2010 - JAN 2011

FEATURES

Soft Underbelly: Allied & German Strategy in the 1943 Italian Campaign
by Joseph Miranda

Double Cross: The War between MI-5 & German Intelligence
by David March

The Battle of Sangshak: Bloody Curtain Raiser in Burma
by James I. Marino

Analysis: The Polish Military at the Start of World War II
by Maciej Jonasz

DEPARTMENTS
Design Corner: Soft Underbelly
by Joseph Miranda

Game Preview
Leningrad ‚1941

Observation Post
Historical Perspective: Linz: Liberated or Occupied?
by Raymond E. Bell, Jr.
Technology Backdate: Radar Bombing in World War II
by Whitham D. Reeve
Humor: The Golden Age of World War II TV
by Lee Enderlin
I Remember: The Story of Richard Olsen
by Andrew Hind

Media Reviews

GAME EDITION RULES
Soft Underbelly
by Ty Bomba

 

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