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Poleaxed Sourcebooks

Everything a wargamer needs to know about the Wars of the Roses in two A5 volumes. Covers all of the major battles:
  • Blazons of major personalities.
  • Detailed orders of battle and maps.
  • Full descriptions of the battles.
  • Fully indexed rolls of honour.
  • Special scenario rules.
  • Free sample pages from Vol 1 and Vol 2.
  • £20.00 for the two volume set.


Volume  I covers First St Albans (1455) to Towton (1461) and Volume II covers Hedgeley Moor (1464) to Stoke Field (1487).


Hobilar Archives: Volumes I & II on CD

The Hobilar is the journal of the Lance & Longbow Society.  First published in August 1991 it features articles on medieval warfare from the early 11th century to the early sixteenth century, as well as many flags and banners of the period.

Download the index of all 106 issues.

To preserve the wealth of information and detail presented in Hobilar over the years the issues have been scanned, lovingly restored, and converted to pdf format. The pdfs are now available in two archive CDs.

Volume I:
  • Issues 1 to 50 as A5 pdfs.
  • Ideal for ebook readers.
  • Over 2,500 pages of articles.
  • Nearly 100 full colour pages.
  • Indexed by issue, period & flags.
  • Free sample issue.
  • £12.00 each.



Publication date: 04 May 2012.

Volume II:
  • Issues 51 to 100 as A5 pdfs.
  • Ideal for ebook readers.
  • Over 2,500 pages of articles.
  • Nearly 100 full colour pages.
  • Indexed by issue, period & flags.
  • Cover preview.
  • £12.00 each.



Publication date: 25 April 2020.