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War gaming

Wilson, Andrew

War gaming

by Wilson, Andrew

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Published by Penguin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previously published as: The bomb and the computer by Barrie and Rockliff, 1968.

Statementby Andrew Wilson.
ContributionsWilson, Andrew, 1923-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21069929M

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Around the same time in the United Kingdom, Donald Featherstone began writing an influential series of books on wargaming, which represented the first mainstream published contribution to wargaming since Little Wars. Titles included: War Games (), Advanced Wargames, Solo Wargaming, Wargame Campaigns, Battles with Model Tanks, Skirmish Wargaming. Such was the popularity of such titles that other authors were able to have published wargaming . Official fan merchandise and collectibles for all Wargaming brands including World of Tanks, World of Warships and Master of Orion.


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