9781402742217-1402742215-The Book of Games: Strategy, Tactics & History

The Book of Games: Strategy, Tactics & History

ISBN-13: 9781402742217
ISBN-10: 1402742215
Edition: 1st Edition
Author: Jack Botermans
Publication date: 2008
Publisher: Sterling Publishing
Format: Hardcover 736 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781402742217
ISBN-10: 1402742215
Edition: 1st Edition
Author: Jack Botermans
Publication date: 2008
Publisher: Sterling Publishing
Format: Hardcover 736 pages

Summary

Acknowledged author Jack Botermans wrote The Book of Games: Strategy, Tactics & History comprising 736 pages back in 2008. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1402742215 and 9781402742217. Since then The Book of Games: Strategy, Tactics & History textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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This lavishly illustrated 736-page reference provides a lifetime of entertainment! It contains complete rules, playing tips, and instructive move-by-move examples of 65 fun and diverse games. They range from Senat, a pastime enjoyed by King Tut, to Hex, invented by a 20th-century mathematician; from strategy games like Siege of Paris to dice games like Chuck-a-Luck to chase games like Pachisi; from Asian Shogi to African Wari; and from traditional Chess and Go to modern creations like Mastermind and Othello. Colorful illustrations show old-time and modern players, game boards, and equipment alongside fascinating anecdotes and curious facts about games throughout history. For every player, this one’s a sure winner!

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