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Ancient Egyptians at Play : Board Games across Borders

Author: Walter Crist; Anne-Elizabeth Dunn-Vaturi; Alexander J de Voogt
Publisher: London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016.
Series: Bloomsbury Egyptology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Crist; Anne-Elizabeth Dunn-Vaturi; Alexander J de Voogt
ISBN: 9781474221184 1474221181 9781474221177 1474221173
OCLC Number: 903510539
Description: xiv, 211 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ancient Egyptians at play : an introduction --
Mehen and men : the first signs of Egyptian board games --
Senet across borders --
The game of twenty : a foreign acquisition --
The game of hounds and jackals : from Thebes to Susa --
Roman board games crossing the borders of Egypt --
Arab and Ottoman invaders scratching the surface --
The role of board games in understanding the ancient world.
Series Title: Bloomsbury Egyptology.
Responsibility: Walter Crist, Anne-Elizabeth Dunn-Vaturi, Alex de Voogt.

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Richly illustrated with photographs and line drawings, this volume is a welcome compendium in the field of board game studies, and indeed is a great encouragement to crack open a board game and get Read more...

 
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