Is that really the question you are asking? Or is it how many reenactors do you need around you to support your vision of reenacting?
Originally Posted by Craig L Barry
I know authentics who thought that reenacting a Brigade with 44 reenactors was one of the best times ever...... And I still have gaga moments thinking about the forming up of the Union Division for the West Woods battle at A140 (the afternoon scenario with the grass fire along Rand Rd). I'm a sucker for a full scale Regiment with mounted field grade officer's and a skirmish line out in front 300 yards....but we all have our own realities.
Many of us enjoy a football game, live, with 80,000 screaming fans......
Horniste! Blas das Signal zum Angriffe!
"But in the end, it's the history, stupid. If you can't document it, forget about it. And no amount of 'tomfoolery' can explain away conduct that in the end makes history (and living historians) look stupid and wrong. "