The war-game by Francis Hindes Groome

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Bowden in London

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Other titlesWar -game
Statementby Francis Hindes Groome.
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Pagination[8], 380, 12 p. (12 p. at end advertisements) :
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Kriegspiel is a chess variant invented by Henry Michael Temple in and based upon the original Kriegsspiel (German for war game) developed by Georg von Reiswitz in In this game each player can see their own pieces, but not those of their opponent.

For this reason, it is necessary to have a third person (or computer) act as an umpire, with full information about Genre(s): Board game, Chess variant.

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Kriegsspiel Undoubtedly the most important wargames book ever published, the von Reisswitz Kriegsspiel rules are unique in that they are rules written by a Prussian army officer who fought and was decorated for valour in the Napoleonic wars.

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In KRIEGSPIEL (a military technothriller) a US by-the-book career soldier and a break-all-the-rules Green Beret lead American forces in a race to stop a new Nazi 4th Reich from coming to power. There are hi-tech armored combat, hand to hand infantry battles, and the main characters' struggles to come to terms with their own limitations.

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Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). References. I have written a book and some research papers on Kriegspiel. La Scacchiera Invisibile (work in progress, in Italian, contains Appendix in English on Kriegspiel rules).

A Rational Approach to Kriegspiel (with ibera and ), published in Advances in Computer Chess 8, Computer Programming of Kriegspiel Endings (with esi).

Even if kriegspiel = wargame is correct 'linguistically,' it isn't so historically, because Kriegspiel has connotations of 'a serious exercise by commanders,' while wargame suggests 'an infantile little game for cadres.'" (Note: Cadres is a very difficult to translate French term meaning roughly "white-collar employees"; it's always used.

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Once that kind of movement stopped, the casualties mounted up. So, out came my old friend, Kriegspiel. I recently took delivery of Lardies Kriegspiel book, maps and CDs (the lot!) by a round about route – had them delivered to my friend's address in the UK and then picked up with a delivery of figures (only 80KG of elite miniatures this time ;-) I am very impressed.

The rule book .Kriegspiel. Wargaming, taken here to mean the use of maps and representational units to re-enact the major decision making of military engagements, dates back several centuries.

1 The army of Prussia, noted by historians for its professionalism (it was they who invented the modern military staff system, for example) not surprisingly invented the Kriegspiel or the “war game.”.Kriegspiel is a full-scale wargame between two nations.

Of all the games in the Avalon Hill line, this game is best suited for introducing novices to the growing science of game strategy. Victory is achieved by reducing the opponent to 20 combat factors or occupying all of the opposing cities.