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I Have Had Enough of Self-Appointed Know-It-Alls

I started as an author writing non-fiction, and I changed to writing novels later. Why? Because writing non-fiction has challenges that novelists rarely encounter – “know-it-alls.” My non-fiction book, “Muzzle-Loading Artillery for Reenactors,” is based on over 20 years’ experience … Continue reading

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Muzzle-Loading Artillery for Reenactors – Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Speir’s Artillery Manual is the Definitive Work for Reenactors, Living Historians, Ceremonial Artillerists, and those interested in Using Antique Artillery Safely. Progressive Rising Phoenix Press is proud to announce the release of Muzzle-Loading Artillery for Reenactors, the … Continue reading

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Final Editions of the Acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series Released – The Complete Series is Now Available!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The final Ebook versions of the drill manual from the acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series: Muzzle Loading Artillery Drills Part 5: Heavy Artillery Drills, Volume 2: Muzzle-Loading Artillery Primer, Volume 3: Muzzle-Loading Artillery Instructors Manual, and Volume … Continue reading

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Newest Edition of the Acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series Released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Ebook version of the next drill manual from the acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series: Muzzle Loading Artillery Drills Part 4: Naval Artillery Drills is now available for purchase! This Ebook contains the Artillery Drills for smoothbore … Continue reading

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The Next Edition of the Acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series Released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Ebook version of the next drill manual from the acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series: Muzzle Loading Artillery Drills Part 3: Mortar Artillery Drills is now available for purchase! This Ebook contains the Artillery Drills for smoothbore … Continue reading

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Newest Volume of the Muzzle-Loading Artillery Series Released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Ebook version of the next drill manual from the acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series: Muzzle Loading Artillery Drills Part 2: Mountain Howitzer Artillery Drills is now available for purchase! This Ebook contains the Artillery Drills for … Continue reading

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Next Volume of the Muzzle-Loading Artillery Series Released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Ebook version of the next drill manual from the acclaimed Muzzle Loading Artillery Series: Muzzle Loading Artillery Drills Part 1: Field Artillery Drills is now available for purchase! This Ebook contains the Field Artillery Drills for … Continue reading

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Cannon Safety – Why I Have A Problem With One Episode Of “American Guns” On The Discovery Channel

The author comments on an episode of his favorite show: American Guns on the Discovery Channel. The gunsmiths create a muzzle-loading black powder cannon that has some safety issues. Continue reading

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Artillery Publications (AP) Announces The Release Of A New Series Of Muzzle-Loading Artillery Manuals By William Speir

FOR  IMMEDIATE  RELEASE Artillery Publications (AP) announces the release of a new series of Muzzle-Loading Artillery Manuals by William Speir based on the Muzzle-Loading Artillery Manuals used by the Loyal Train of Artillery Chapter of the United States Field Artillery … Continue reading

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