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Personal logo McLaddie Supporting Member of TMP15 Apr 2019 8:23 p.m. PST

Just FYI. This has come available free.

On Wargaming: How Wargames Have Shaped History and How They May Shape the Future NAVAL WAR COLLEGE NEWPORT PAPERS #43

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Old Contemptibles Supporting Member of TMP15 Apr 2019 9:38 p.m. PST

I don't understand what the plow has to do with wargaming.

Dennis15 Apr 2019 10:31 p.m. PST

Thank you, Bill.

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP16 Apr 2019 4:54 a.m. PST

Very interesting – thanks for sharing

Personal logo McLaddie Supporting Member of TMP16 Apr 2019 7:33 a.m. PST

I don't understand what the plow has to do with wargaming.

I guess it all depends on what you're planting.

Wolfhag Supporting Member of TMP16 Apr 2019 11:54 a.m. PST

The editor, Mat Caffery, is a retired USAF officer that has been running high-level symposiums since 1993 dealing with many aspects or wargaming. He invites people from the DoD, civilian simulation contractors, and people from the commercial wargaming industry. He's even had people from the Hollywood special effects and intel/psy-ops people and officers from foreign militaries.

Wolfhag

Personal logo McLaddie Supporting Member of TMP16 Apr 2019 2:04 p.m. PST

Yes, you can download the book from the linked site. Don't pay attention to the other stuff.

Personal logo jhancock Supporting Member of TMP16 Apr 2019 6:40 p.m. PST

Wargames have helped change how we use Future, only it's called Pledge now in the US.

Floor wax as a varnish and gloss medium for magic wash – who would have thought of it?! ;-)

Bowman17 Apr 2019 7:09 a.m. PST

Lol! JHancock.

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