Saturday, 10 April 2021

ZOUAVE SAVING A CHILD FROM A BURNING CHURCH , 1857

 

Emile Charles Hippolyte Lecomte-Vernet

 (French, 1821–1900)

Belgian troops 1914


 Been looking at this subject again. Click on the label to see what I have posted before over the years. Check out this selection of images at NYPL

Thursday, 8 April 2021

Orinoco Miniatures blog


 A great resource. See here

Orinoco Miniatures

 If you want to wargame the Bolivar era this company fits the bill.




Simon Bolivar movie

 The Liberator (SpanishLibertador) is a 2013 Spanish–Venezuelan historical drama film directed by Alberto Arvelo,[2] starring Édgar Ramírez as Simón Bolívar.[3] It was screened in the Special Presentation section at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.[4][5] It was selected as the Venezuelan entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 87th Academy Awards,[6][7] making the January Shortlist.[8]

Grande Maneuvers in Belgium (1913) Colourised

 This is pretty good. If you are interested in the Belgium army of WW1 then this will be up your street.