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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]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 220 pages : illustrations)
Contents The battle of numbers in the middle ages -- Power games in the Baroque period -- The state of the war game -- Historiography in real time -- Higher mathematics and Nomos of the Earth -- From formula games to the universal machine
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject War games -- History.
Games of strategy (Mathematics) -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Benjamin, Ross, translator
LC no. 2011026383
ISBN 0262300370 (electronic bk
0262301164 (electronic bk
9780262300377 (electronic bk
9780262301169 (electronic bk
Other Titles Kriegsspiele. English