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The Europa Magazine 15

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The Europa Magazine #15 – Cover

Published SEP-OCT 1990

Content:

  • “GR/D Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Situation Report: From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  •  “German play in 1941 Part II: Army Group North and the Leningrad Campaign” (Strategy) Roy Lane (Fire in the East)
  • “Facts behind the Counters: Into the Balkans with Division Nr. 188” (Historical) Shelby Stanton (Balkan Front)
  • “Computer Europa” (Discussion) Roy Lane
  • “Europafest II Report” (Commentary) Deen Wood
  • “German Interwar economic policies in the East” (Historical) Deen Wood
  • “The Hungarian First Division” (Historical) Michael K. Parker
  • “Making Tracks on the Blue: A Secondary Road System for Western Desert” (Variant Discussion) Frank Watson (Western Desert)
  • “Enter Rommel: Designer’s Notes” (Designer Notes) Frank Watson (Western Desert)
  • “Enter Rommel” (Scenarios) Frank Watson (Western Desert)
  • “Just Deserts: Strategy in Western Desert” (Strategy) Mark Pitcavage (Western Desert)
  • “The First Romanian Infantry Division” (Historical) Michael K. Parker
  • “More missing Europa units: The Royal Marines” (Historical) David Hughes
  • “Air return: A Proposal” (Variant Discussion) Victor Hauser
  • “Swiss fortifications” (Historical) Randy Moffat (The Fall of France)
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) Rick Gayler (Scorched Earth)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa Magazine 14

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The Europa Magazine #14 – Cover

Published JUL-AUG 1990

Content:

  • “GR/D Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Situation Report: From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Inside Europa” (Designer Notes) John Astell (Second Front)
  • “German Play in 1941: Part One” (Strategy) Roy Lane (Fire in the East)
  • “A Hitchhikers Guide to the Urals: Or How to Spell “Magnitogorsk”” (Commentary) Mark Pitcavage (The Urals)
  • “Updating the new desert options” (Variant Discussion) Ben Knight & John Astell (Western Desert)
  • “The Europa Almanac: Commentary, Corrections, and Addenda” (Commentary) Jim Burnett & Fred Helfferich
  • “The Europa Almanac: Country Index” (Commentary) John Astell
  • “Franco’s armed forces in the Spanish Civil War” (Historical) John Gee
  • “Ice, Snow, and General Mannerheim” (Scenarios) Peter Robbins (Fire in the East)
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) Rick Gayler (Torch, Scorched Earth)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa Magazine 13

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The Europa Magazine #13 – Cover

Published MAY-JUN 1990

Content:

  • “GR/D Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Situation report” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Hints on play: A Duel In The Desert” (Strategy) Peter Robbins (Western Desert)
  • “Facts behind the counters (German Designations Part II)” (Historical) Shelby Stanton
  • “Midnight at the Oasis” (Variant Discussion) Frank Watson (Western Desert)
  •  “Showdown in the Balkans: Marita-Merkur Strategy” (Strategy) Mark Pitcavage (Marita-Merkur)
  • “The Greek Airforce at War” (Historical) Jason Long
  •  “Kasserine Crisis” (Scenarios) Deen Wood & Michael Parker (Torch)
  •  “Scorched Earth play balance” (Discussion) Readership (Scorched Earth)
  • “Touring the Europa seashore (Finland)” (Historical) A. E. Goodwin
  • “Still marching…! (More March Rates in Europa)” (Historical) Duane Romfoe
  • “Unanswered qwuestions of World War II: The Stalin Peace Initiative of 1941” (Historical) Louis Rotundo
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) Rick Gayler  (Marita-MerkurWar in the Desert)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership
  • “Europafest II Progress report #3” (Commentary) Mark Swenholt

The Europa Magazine 12

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The Europa Magazine #12 – Cover

Published MAR-APR 1990

Content:

  • “GR/D Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Situation Report” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “It’s how you play the game: Constructive Engineer Operations (Hints on How to Play Europa)” (Strategy) Tom Johnson (Scorched Earth)
  • “Computer assisted Europa” (Discussion) Mark van Roekel
  • “Inside Europa” (Designer Notes) John Astell (Second Front)
  • “Facts behind the Counters (German Designations)” (Historical) Shelby Stanton
  • “Soviet Guards – Part II” (Historical) John Astell (Scorched Earth)
  • “Hexagon War: Strategy and the Europa System” (Strategy) Mark Pitcavage
  • “Touring the Europa seashore with occasional excursions further afield (Sweden)” (Historical) A. E. Goodwin
  • “The SPanish Army at the end of the monarchy” (Historical) John Gee
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership
  • “Rules court” (Discussion) Rick Gayler (Scorched Earth)
  • “Europafest II” (Commentary) Mark Swenholt

The Europa Magazine 11

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The Europa Magazine #11 – Cover

Published January/February 1990

Contents:

  • “NEWS FROM GRD” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “INSIDE EUROPA” (Discussion) John Astell
  • “FROM THE EDITOR” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “The Second Australian Imperial Force” (Historical) Stuart Lee
  • “Yougoslav Royal Air Force” (Historical) Jason Long
  • “First Impression: Second Front” (Commentary) Rick Gayler (Second Front)
  • “Touring the Europa Seashore with Occasional Excursions Further Afield (Norway)” (Historical) A.E. Goodwin
  • For Whom the Bell Tolls: Design Update” (Designer Notes) Jeff Millefoglie (For Whom the Bell Tolls)
  • “Computer Assisted Europa” (Commentary) Mark van Rokel
  • “RULES COURT” (Discussion) Rick Gayler
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa News 10

Published Nov-Dec 1989

  • “News from GR/D” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Inside Europa: The US OOB” (Historical) John Astell
  • “Facts behind the Counters – (U.S. Army Replacements)” (Historical) Shelby Stanton (Second Front)
  • “Touring the Europa Seashore” (Historical) A. E. Goodwin
  • “Aeronautica Nazionale Repubblicana” (Historical) Harold Andrews (Second Front)
  • “Soviet Guards” (Historical) John Astell (Scorched Earth)
  • “Forward … March (A Reevaluation of March Rates in Europa)” (Historical) Duane Romfoe
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa News 9

Published Sep-Oct 1989

Content:

  • “News from GR/D” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Facts behind the Counters – Inside Europa – United States OB)” (Historical) Shelby Stanton and John Astell
  • “War Plans and the 1941 Cremlin Wargame ” (Historical) Louis Rotundo
  • “The Spanish Civil War” (Historical) John Gee
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) Rick Gayler
  • “More First Divisions: The French” (Historical) David Hughes (The Fall of France)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa News 8

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The Europa Magazine #8 – Cover

July/August 1989

  • “News from GR/D” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Inside Europa (Commentary – Variant) John Astell
  • “German RR Engineers Part II” (Historical) John Astell
  • “Facts behind the Counters – The German Wehrkreise System” (Historical) Shelby Stanton
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) Ben Knight
  • “The Italian First Infantry Division” (Historical) Michael K Parker
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership
  • “Europafest” (Commentary) Tom Johnson

The Europa News 7

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The Europa Magazine #7 – Cover

Published May/June 1989

Contents:

  • “News from GR/D”
  • “Rails through the Russias” (Variant Discussion) John Astell (Scorched Earth)
  • “Facts Behind the Counters – German Division staffs” (Historical) Shelby Stanton
  • “The Kalmuck Cavalry Corps” (Historical) Franklyn G. Prieskop (Scorched Earth)
  • “Inside Europa” (Commentary) John Astell
  • Grand Europa Report” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Russian Tactical Doctrine (’41/Spring ’42)” (Strategy) Roy Lane  (Scorched Earth)
  •  “The Russian Artillery is Hotter than Hell” Charles Sharp (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “RULES COURT” (Discussion) Ben Knight
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership
  • “The Battle for Kiev” (Historical) Timothy O’Shenko

The Europa News 6

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The Europa Magazine #6 – Cover

Published March/April 1989

Content;

  • “News from GR/D” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Russian Reserves in the ’41 Campaign” (Historical) Louis Rotundo (Fire in the East)
  • “Die Luftwaffe” (Historical) Jason Long
  • “Facts Behind the Counters – German SS Polizei and Assault Guns” (Historical – Variant) Shelby Stanton (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “Grand Europa Report” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Missing Units of the British Army – Engineers” (Historical – Variant) David Hughes (Western Desert/The Fall of France/Their Finest Hour)
  • “Guns of June – Soviet Artillery” (Historical) Charles Sharp (Fire in the East)
  • “Scorched Earth Errata – Apr I 89” John Astell (Scorched Earth)
  • “Of ZOC’s and things” (Commentary) Stuart Lee
  • “Rules court” (Discussion) Readership
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership
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