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Author Hilgers, Philipp von.

Title War games : a history of war on paper / Philipp von Hilgers ; translated by Ross Benjamin.

Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  355.4809 HILG    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 220 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [145]-198) and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1.The Battle of Numbers in the Middle Ages -- 2.Power Games in the Baroque Period -- 3.The State of the War Game -- 4.Historiography in Real Time -- 5.Higher Mathematics and Nomos of the Earth -- 6.From Formula Games to the Universal Machine.
Language notes Translated from the German.
Subject War games -- History.
Games of strategy (Mathematics) -- History.
ISBN 9780262016971 (hbk.) £19.95
0262016974 (hbk.) £19.95