1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 28

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 28 “Well, if he’s going with us, he’s no risk to any secrets that might be told,” said Stefan. “So what’s this all about?” “We are going to need another front man. Ele…

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 28 “Well, if he’s going with us, he’s no risk to any secrets that might be told,” said Stefan. “So what’s this all about?” “We are going to need another front man. Elena will … Continue reading

Though Hell Should Bar The Way – Snippet 01

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Though Hell Should Bar The Way – Snippet 01 Though Hell Should Bar The Way David Drake Though Hell Should Bar the Way David Drake FROM WEALTH AND POWER, TO POVERTY AND INSULTS! Roy Olfetrie planned to be an officer … Continue reading →

Though Hell Should Bar The Way – Snippet 01 Though Hell Should Bar The Way David Drake Though Hell Should Bar the Way David Drake FROM WEALTH AND POWER, TO POVERTY AND INSULTS! Roy Olfetrie planned to be an officer … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 27

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 27 Twenty men at arms charged into the fray and Izabella’s scream had brought the wagon train into it. Most of the men of the village of Ruzuka — and more than a few … Continue reading →

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 27 Twenty men at arms charged into the fray and Izabella’s scream had brought the wagon train into it. Most of the men of the village of Ruzuka — and more than a few … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 27

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 27 Twenty men at arms charged into the fray and Izabella’s scream had brought the wagon train into it. Most of the men of the village of Ruzuka — and more than a few … Continue reading →

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 27 Twenty men at arms charged into the fray and Izabella’s scream had brought the wagon train into it. Most of the men of the village of Ruzuka — and more than a few … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 26

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 26 Chapter 10: On the River July to September 1636, on the road By the end of July, the villagers of Ruzuka were on the north side of the Klyazma River again, approaching the … Continue reading →

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 26 Chapter 10: On the River July to September 1636, on the road By the end of July, the villagers of Ruzuka were on the north side of the Klyazma River again, approaching the … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 25

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 25 Chapter 9: The Northern Route TwinLo Park, outside Grantville August 1636 “Good afternoon, Your Highness,” said Brent Partow. “Let me start by introducing you to Captain John Adams. No relation …

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 25 Chapter 9: The Northern Route TwinLo Park, outside Grantville August 1636 “Good afternoon, Your Highness,” said Brent Partow. “Let me start by introducing you to Captain John Adams. No relation to the founding … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 24

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 24 “I know, Metropolitan. Even so, a lot of the converts were happy enough to switch back as soon as the threat of exile was removed.” “So I heard.” “Another point is the fact … C…

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 24 “I know, Metropolitan. Even so, a lot of the converts were happy enough to switch back as soon as the threat of exile was removed.” “So I heard.” “Another point is the fact … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 23

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 23 Chapter 8: Fortifying the Volga Kazan Kremlin August, 1636 “The first thing we have to do is take Kruglaya Mountain,” Ivan told Tim. They were in the Kazan kremlin, a fortress of pale … Continue…

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 23 Chapter 8: Fortifying the Volga Kazan Kremlin August, 1636 “The first thing we have to do is take Kruglaya Mountain,” Ivan told Tim. They were in the Kazan kremlin, a fortress of pale … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 22

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 22 Moscow August, 1636 “Didn’t I tell you?” shouted Patriarch Joseph, waving the radio message. Prince Daniil Ivanovich Dolgorukov looked up. He was a new member of the boyar duma, the royal counci…

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 22 Moscow August, 1636 “Didn’t I tell you?” shouted Patriarch Joseph, waving the radio message. Prince Daniil Ivanovich Dolgorukov looked up. He was a new member of the boyar duma, the royal council appointed … Continue reading

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 21

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1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 21 Chapter 7: Buying Kazan Kazan August 1636 Ivan sat in the coffee house and sipped the strong, dark, sweet coffee. It was horrible. Truly horrible. Abdul Azim sat across from him and smiled. … Continue readi…

1637 The Volga Rules – Snippet 21 Chapter 7: Buying Kazan Kazan August 1636 Ivan sat in the coffee house and sipped the strong, dark, sweet coffee. It was horrible. Truly horrible. Abdul Azim sat across from him and smiled. … Continue reading