In 1973 Britains introduced their New Toy Soldier line of gloss-painted metal figures. It has been highly successful and continues to the present day. This new book focuses on the traditional 54mm figures, illustrating nearly the complete range in nearly
Norman Joplin is the editor of Old Toy Soldier Magazine, and the author of three previous books for Schiffer Publishing. An authority on toy soldiers, he lives in Wisconsin. John T. Waterworth is a specialist collector of antique and modern toy soldiers, focusing on the products of W Britains, He leaves in north east England. Philip Dean ABIPP, ARPS, lives in Bournemouth on the south coast of England. He is very involved in lead figure collecting, specializing now in Johillco and American Grey Iron.