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Wargames are as old as civilization—and perhaps older. In his informative and entertaining Public Broadcasting series Connections, James Burke argued that the first invention, the one that enabled all later inventions, was the plow. It allowed agriculture, and as agriculture permitted denser populations, the frequency of inventions increased, due either to “connecting” wit ...more
Paperback, Newport Paper No. 43, 479 pages
Published January 2019 by Naval War College Press
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Mr. Matthew B. Caffrey Jr. is the Air Force Material Command (AFMC) Lead for the Air Force Chief of Staff’s Title 10 wargame, Futures Game, alternate AFMC Lead for wargaming, and the AFMC Integrator for Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Wargaming.

His prior position was Lead, Future Warfare Analysis Team, Directorate of Plans and Programs, HQ AFRL. He has previously served as the Pro
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