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Bronze age game pieces found in Turkey

August 27th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists believe they have unearthed the world’s oldest yet-found gaming pieces in a Bronze Age burial in Turkey. Small carved


The history of board games

December 7th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Discovery News has posted an interesting article about the history of board games. The study, published in the journal Antiquity,



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