Play Anything The Pleasure of Limits, the Uses of Boredom, and the Secret of Games

Published in: Google Books > Science > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 18:18

288 pages , Hachette UK , 2016-09-13
How filling life with play-whether soccer or lawn mowing, counting sheep or tossing Angry Birds -- forges a new path for creativity and joy in our impatient age Life is boring: filled with meetings and traffic, errands and emails. Nothing we'd ever call fun. But what if we've gotten fun wrong? In Play Anything, visionary game designer...[Read More]

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The Super Bowl Celebrating a Quarter-century of America's Greatest Game

Published in: Google Books > Sports & Recreation > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 17:55

382 pages , Simon & Schuster , 1990
The NFL's official tribute to the Silver Anniversary of the Super Bowl presents the story of each game, anecdotes, and insights

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The Quick

Published in: Google Books > Fiction > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 16:29

517 pages , Random House , 2014
You are about to discover the secrets of The Quick âe" But first you must travel to Victorian Yorkshire, and there, on a remote country estate, meet a brother and sister alone in the world and bound by tragedy. In time, you will enter the rooms of Londonâe(tm)s mysterious Aegolius Club âe" a society of some of the richest, most powerful...[Read More]

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The Perfect Game New York Handball Stories

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650 pages , Createspace Independent Publishing Platform , 2017-11-09
The book is a compilation of articles about one-wall handball, a sport played mainly in New York City. The articles were originally published in "Handball" Magazine and date back to 1969 up until the present day. Subject matter includes sketches of unique players, special award winners, obituaries, and ...[Read More]

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Me the People How Populism Transforms Democracy

Published in: Google Books > Political Science > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 14:58

240 pages , Harvard University Press , 2019-08-06
Populism suddenly is everywhere, and everywhere misunderstood. Nadia Urbinati argues that populism should be regarded as government based on an unmediated relationship between the leader and those defined as the “good” or “right” people. Mingling history, theory, and current affairs, Urbinati illuminates populism...[Read More]

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Classification and Index of the World's Languages

Published in: Google Books > Language Arts & Disciplines > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 12:23

658 pages , Elsevier Science Limited , 1977
Classification of the world's languages; Reference.

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Haitian History New Perspectives

Published in: Google Books > History > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 11:57

335 pages , Routledge , 2012
Despite Haiti's proximity to the United States, and its considerable importance to our own history, Haiti barely registered in the historic consciousness of most Americans until recently. Those who struggled to understand Haiti's suffering in the earthquake of 2010 often spoke of it as the poorest country in the Western hemisphere, but could ...[Read More]

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Extra Lives Why Video Games Matter

Published in: Google Books > Games & Activities > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 11:35

242 pages , Vintage , 2011
A personal assessment of the author's addiction to video games explores his favorites, their roles as modern forms of popular art, and their habit-forming appeal while considering how he has neglected his professional and social responsibilities in favorof gaming activities.

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Video Games 8TH Grade Squad New Year First Day at School Journal Gift for Kids - Back to School Notebook Present for Toddlers - New Class = New Adventure

Published in: Google Books > > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 11:34

120 pages , 2020-07-18
The Perfect Back To School Gift First Day at School Gift For Kids Cute and Elegant design Matt Soft Cover Perfect 8.5"x 11" size Perfect gift for KIDS What are you waiting for? Buy with confidence

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Secret Games of the Gods Ancient Ritual Systems in Board Games

Published in: Google Books > Body, Mind & Spirit > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 10:52

256 pages , Weiser Books , 2000-03
The first comprehensive survey of the different methods of divination, this book delves into games originating from many countries and cultures, showing how each is based upon a vision of the universe in which the "will of the gods" is discovered through ritual practice.

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The Heart of Our Game Players and Personalities in New Zealand Rugby

Published in: Google Books > Rugby football > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 10:08

160 pages , HarperSports , 2012-08-03
"From former and current players to lifelong, one-eyed rugby fans and coaches, The Heart of our Game tells, in modern Kiwi-speak, just what the game of rugby means to us today. Part nostalgic reminiscing, part views on the modern game, rugby is given a good going-over in this entertaining and thoughtful book."

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My Father's Dragon

Published in: Google Books > Juvenile Fiction > New Games | Published on 06/Sep/2021 09:37

96 pages , Swift Press , 2021-08-12
A NEWBERY HONOR BOOK When a little boy Elmer strikes up a friendship with an alley cat, he learns of a baby dragon that is being forced to serve as a ferry for the selfish animals of Wild Island. Elmer determines at once to free the dragon, and with a bit of advice from the savvy cat, he arms himself with chewing gum, lollipops, rubber...[Read More]

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