Board and Table Games from Many Civilizations

Board and Table Games from Many Civilizations

Author: Robert Charles Bell

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486238555

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 464

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Perhaps the most authoritative work on the subject, this encyclopedic volume is a basic reference to board and table games from around the world. It provides the rules and methods of play for more than 180 different games: Ma-jong, Hazard, Wei-ch'i (go), Backgammon, Pachisi, and many others. Over 300 photographs and line drawings.
Board and Table Games from Many Civilizations
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Robert Charles Bell
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Perhaps the most authoritative work on the subject, this encyclopedic volume is a basic reference to board and table games from around the world. It provides the rules and methods of play for more than 180 different games: Ma-jong, Hazard, Wei-ch'i (go), Backgammon, Pachisi, and many others. Over 300 photographs
Ancient Board Games in Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Irving L. Finkel
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: British Museum Publications Limited

Papers from the first international colloquium on the board games of antiquity, supplemented by additional papers.
Board Games as Media
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Paul Booth
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-14 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Leading expert Paul Booth explores the growth in popularity of board games today, and unpacks what it means to read a board game. What does a game communicate? How do games play us? And how do we decide which games to play and which are just wastes of cardboard? With
Board Games
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Paige V. Polinsky
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-01 - Publisher: Bellwether Media

From chess to Monopoly, board games offer something fun for everyone! This title introduces readers to the history of board games and how they continue to be enjoyed today. Leveled text and vibrant images guide readers through each spread, and fun facts and special features throughout the book inform readers
Board Games
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Lee Slater
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-15 - Publisher: ABDO

In this title, readers will learn about board game creator Milton Bradley. Follow Bradley's early work creating and selling stationery, his first business creating and selling lithographs, and how these experiences came together when he formed the Milton Bradley Company and created the Game of Life. Aligned to Common Core