Bolt Action: Campaign: D-Day: Overlord

Published in: Google Books > History > Action Games | Published on 15/Jun/2020 05:40

144 pages , Bloomsbury Publishing , 2019-06-27
From the scaling of Pointe-du-Hoc and the assault on Pegasus Bridge, to the landings on the Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno, and Sword beaches, this new Campaign Book for Bolt Action allows players to take command of the Allied Forces or those of the defending Axis. Featuring new linked scenarios, rules, troop types, and Theatre Sel...[Read More]

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A Great Game The Forgotten Leafs & the Rise of Professional Hockey

Published in: Google Books > History > New Games | Published on 27/Apr/2020 13:36

368 pages , Simon and Schuster , 2014-10-21
History of the game of hockey and the teams who pursued the first Stanley Cup during the early 1900's.

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The Monopolists Obsession, Fury, and the Scandal Behind the World's Favorite Board Game

Published in: Google Books > History > New Games | Published on 27/Apr/2020 09:54

320 pages , Bloomsbury Publishing USA , 2015-02-17
The Monopolists reveals the unknown story of how Monopoly came into existence, the reinvention of its history by Parker Brothers and multiple media outlets, the lost female originator of the game, and one man's lifelong obsession to tell the true story about the game's questionable origins. Most think it was invented by ...[Read More]

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The U.S. Government's Zombie Apocalypse Plan | HISTORY

Published in: youtube > HISTORY > Zombie Attack | Published on 24/Feb/2020 05:46

Learn more about Counter-Zombie Dominance, the Pentagon's plan in case of a zombie apocalypse. Subscribe for more HISTORY shows: ...

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Cooking in the Caribbean and elsewhere equates to spices.

They were among the most demanded and expensive products available in Europe in the Middle Ages, the most common being black pepper, cinnamon, cumin, nutmeg, ginger and cloves. Given medieval medicine's main theory of humorism, spices and herbs were indispensable to balance "humors" in food, a da...[Read More]

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War and Games

Published in: Google Books > History > Games | Published on 27/Jan/2020 16:09

331 pages , Boydell Press , 2002
These comparative studies focus on the relationship between war and games in an effort to achieve an understanding of the phenomenon of war, in order ultimately to avoid it.

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Gambling in America: An Encyclopedia of History, Issues, and Society, 2nd Edition

Published in: Google Books > History > Racing Games | Published on 13/Jan/2020 23:15

505 pages , ABC-CLIO , 2015-02-10
This one-volume reference provides a comprehensive overview of gambling in the Americas, examining the history, morality, market growth, and economics of the gaming industry. • Includes documents from prominent court cases • Profiles leading persons and organizations dealing with gambling operations • Features a detailed chronology...[Read More]

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The Bizarre Biloxi Bazaar

Published in: Google Books > History > Car Games | Published on 17/Dec/2019 05:00

177 pages , Xlibris Corporation , 2012-10-09
A story of a boys rise from poverty and the people who inspired him and helped him along the way to achieve his goals. A perspective of the life of a person indebted to the contributions and associations of family, friends, and teachers.

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24/7 , Jonathan Crary

Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,History,United States,Business & Personal Finance,Economics > Play Games | Published on 17/Dec/2019 04:04

24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores some of the ruinous consequences of the expanding non-stop processes of twenty-first-century capitalism. The marketplace now operates through every hour of the clock, pushing us into constant activity and eroding forms of community and political expression, damaging the fabric of everyday life.
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Savannah has consistently been named one of "America's Favorite Cities" by Travel + Leisure. In 2012, the magazine rated Savannah highest in "Quality of Life and Visitor Experience."

Savannah was also ranked first for "Public Parks and Outdoor Access," visiting in the all and as "a romantic escape."

Savannah was also named as America's...[Read More]

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Liberation Square Inside the Egyptian Revolution and the Rebirth of a Nation

Published in: Google Books > History > Zombie Attack | Published on 09/Dec/2019 16:53

336 pages , St. Martin's Press , 2012-01-03
A definitive, absorbing account of the Egyptian revolution, written by a Cairo-based Egyptian-American reporter for Foreign Policy and The Times (London), who witnessed firsthand Mubarak's demise and the country's efforts to build a democracy In early 2011, the world's attention was riveted on Cairo, where after three decades o...[Read More]

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Empires of Panic Epidemics and Colonial Anxieties

Published in: Google Books > History > Zombie Attack | Published on 09/Dec/2019 09:39

256 pages , Hong Kong University Press , 2015-01-01
Empires of Panic is the first book to explore how panics have been historically produced, defined, and managed across different colonial, imperial, and post-imperial settings—from early nineteenth-century East Asia to twenty-first-century America. Contributors consider panic in relation to colonial anxieties, rumors, ...[Read More]

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