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Based on a mathematical riddle, this Persian legend explores the Indian origins of a game of battlefield strategy similar to today's chess. Inspired by his grandfather's many army stories, young Mohan creates a battle game where no lives will be lost. Readers will be mesmerized as the mathematical puzzle unfolds. The results are sure to surprise even the most thoughtful ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 1996 by Annick Press
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origin of chess, which a math puzzle thrown in
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