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game of draughts simplified

Andrew Anderson

game of draughts simplified

and illustrated with practical diagrams

by Andrew Anderson

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Published by R.M"CullochaNew York, A.J.Dunlap in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAndrew Anderson.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii,136p. :
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20397840M

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Andrew Anderson was a Scottish draughts (checkers) player and author who standardized the rules of the game. Born in Braidwood, South Lanarkshire on 3 MayAnderson's parents were William Anderson from Law village and Mary Selkirk from Waygateshaw.

Anderson was baptized at St Luke’s church in Carluke, Scotland on 26 May Anderson was employed. A game of draughts simplified and, illustrated with diagrams by Andrew Anderson, revised and extended by Robert McCulloch 3rd edition English edition with pages of games and problems and solutions paged in with the book.

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; Janvier, Julian Darragh, editorPages: The Game of Draughts Simplified and Illustrated with Practical Diagrams: Seventh Edition, Revised and Extended Anderson, Andrew ; McCulloch, Robert Published by David McKay Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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THE GAME OF DRAUGHTS: SIMPLIFIED AND ILLUSTRATED WITH PRACTICAL DAIGRAMS. BY ANDREW ANDERSON. REVISED AND EXTENDED BY ROBERT M'CULLOCH.

Philadelphia: David McKay, Pubisher, Scarce.A solid and attractive scarce book. In Andrew Anderson published his Game of Draughts Simplified.

A first edition had appeared inbut the later print is the important one, as it standardized the laws of the game, fixed the nomenclature of the openings, introduced a better arrangement of the play, and, since Anderson was one of the finest players of the game, excelled.

The game of draughts. Contributor Names Spayth, Henry, [from old catalog]- Book/Printed Material Checkers for beginners, Lettered on back: Draughts or checkers simplified.

Also available in digital form. Home > Cat's Cradle Books > The Game of Draughts Simplified and Ilustrated with Practical Di The Game of Draughts Simplified and Ilustrated with Practical Diagrams, Seventh (7th) Edition by Anderson, Andrew; revised by Robert McCulloch Condition: Good with no dust jacket.

For further information as to the science of the game, see the article "Draughts" in The Book of Card and Table Games, of which the above account is an abridgment. The reader desirous of still more minute information will find it in The.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. The game of draughts simplified and illus. with practical diagrams; Anderson, Andrew, d. View full catalog. Draughts is played on a 64 square chess board.

Take 12 counters of one colour and place one on each of the black squares in the first 3 rows of your side. Your opponent does the same. To Play The object of the game is to capture all of your opponent's.

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Founded on the games of Andrew Anderson. "I have written an article on Anderson's Second Edition, "The Game of Draughts Simplified", to mark its publication years ago in and it is in the March number of the EDA Journal, out now.

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“The Game of Draughts Simplified", which appeared in Aprilset the rules of the game where before there had been considerable laxity.

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The game is incredibly old and has a fascinating history. It has also been the focus of several inventive computer programmers interested in artificial intelligence. A second mark of Anderson's importance is that he did much to bring the game on to a scientific basis via his book The Game of Draughts Simplified and Illustrated published in Lanark in In material like this his analysis was of the highest standard.

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