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Philosophers' Game: Rithmomachia in Medieval and Renaissance is a shop item. It is categorized as: Orthodox chess, . This item is located on a site outside of chessvariants.org.

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It was last modified on: 2006-03-27
 Author: Ann E. Moyer. The Philosophers' Game: Rithmomachia in Medieval and RenaissanceThis item is a shop item
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Author: Ann E. Moyer.

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Full Title: The Philosophers' Game: Rithmomachia in Medieval and Renaissance Europe

A book on the game of Rithmomachia: a chess-like game based on arithmetic and mathematics from the Middle Ages. The book is written by Ann E. Moyer from the Department of History, University of Pennsylvania, USA. The book discusses the game's role in medieval and Renaissance learning (including its close ties to chess), and features a complete edition of an Elizabethan game manual (in English), so that readers can construct a game set and play it.

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The board used for this game has 8 row(s), 16 column(s), 128 cells/squares.

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  • This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 2001-12-06
 Author: Hans L. Bodlaender. Rithmomachia. Information on Rithmomachia. (16x8, Cells: 128) Author: Hans L. Bodlaender.
  • This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 1998-10-20
Rithmomacia This item is a game information page
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It was last modified on: 1998-10-20
. Medieval game based on arithmetic and number theory.

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Group ID 'Rithmomachia'