Board games have been vital elements of entertainment, intellectual pursuit, gambling and trivial fun for well over two thousand years. From medieval times up to the Napoleonic period many different board games were played, some still known but many others rarely seen today. This book deals in detail with Tafl games, Morris games, Chess and Rithmomachia, games of the Fox and Geese family, Race Games and more recent games invented around the period of the Napoleonic wars.
Book size 105x147mm.
First published 2008 by Gothic Green Oak.