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Playing wargames on the Internet

by Rawn Shah

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imaginary wars and battles -- Computer simulation.,
  • Internet games.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRawn Shah, Jim Romine.
    ContributionsRomine, Jim.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU313 .S53 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 308 p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL800710M
    ISBN 100471116343
    LC Control Number95037037

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