Author: Mike Traylen

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[Competition Closed} Win a set of five books from the Casemate Short Histories series

The Casemate Short Histories series offers concise, entertaining, and accessible guides to a variety of military history topics, and MHM have a set of the first five books to give away. Authoritative and readable, these handsome pocket overviews are packed with information so everyone can learn the basics while picking up fascinating facts along the […]

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New English Civil War PC game released

Guest Blog By Matrix Games Ltd Without any doubt, the United Kingdom as we know it today could not exist without the conflict known as the ‘English Civil War’. For nine long years, from 1642 to 1651, the country saw two major factions fighting each other to the death — not just for supremacy, but […]

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[Competition Closed] MHM 82 Quiz: Win one of three pairs of tickets to Battle Proms!

Battle Proms, the UK’s premier picnic concert series, celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, and MHM has three pairs of tickets to give away! Since their first concert in 1997, the Battle Proms have been treating their audiences to a heady mix of sublime classical music, carefully choreographed Spitfire and and cavalry displays, dramatic cannon […]

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[Competition Closed] COMPETITION: Win a pair of military history books!

One lucky reader has the chance to win a pair of military history books, courtesy of I B Tauris. The I B Tauris history collection includes a number of excellent military historical studies, covering subjects from the ancient world to the modern era. This month, MHM has two recently published titles to give away: Reckless […]


[Competition closed] MHM Quiz: Win a copy of Escape From Colditz !

This month, three lucky readers have the chance to win the classic strategy game Escape From Colditz, courtesy of Osprey Games. Escape From Colditz is a historical board game devised by real-life Colditz Castle escapee Major Pat Reid, who was held captive in the Renaissance fortress when it served as a high-security German PoW camp during the Second World War. Major Reid was one […]


Christmas Gifts Guide

With Christmas just around the corner, here is a promotion of military history-themed stocking fillers. TANK DRIVING EXPERIENCE Navigate tricky terrain and command your platoon as you take the controls of a Chieftain on an IntoTheBlue Tank Driving Experience. The perfect gift for any military history enthusiast, tank nut, or adrenaline junkie this Christmas. Various tanks available to drive. Voucher valid for one year post-purchase. […]


Christmas Books Guide

A promotion of military history books available to buy this festive season. ALAMEIN Simon Ball The story of Alamein – one of the pivotal battles of the Second World War, but also one of the most hotly debated in the years since: how it was fought, how it has been remembered, and what it means for us today. PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press PRICE: […]

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