Trench Warfare Notes (English, 1915)

Trench Warfare Notes, 1915

May 25, 2016 Ian McCollum 22

I have a really neat document to share today, generously sent to me by a reader named Chris in the United Kingdom. These are the notes from a 1915 course on trench warfare as recorded by […]


Flamethrower Q&A with Charlie Hobson

May 9, 2016 Ian McCollum 44 Today’s questions by timestamp are: 0:40 – After international conventions banned most flamethrower use, where and when have they still been used and why? 1:15 – What Hollywood examples are particularly realistic and which […]


Publishing and Book Scarcity

February 26, 2016 Ian McCollum 62

In this world of on-demand printing and e-books, one might hope that we would no longer have to deal with issues of scarcity with published books – alas this is not the case. I was […]

Shooting a G41(W) with ZF-41 scope

Format and Feedback

April 24, 2015 Ian McCollum 100

Well, today is the first day of RIA’s April Premiere auction – if you are bidding on anything, good luck! Of course, this also means we are finished with the current series of videos and […]