Little Wars was written by the famous author H. G. Wells in 1913 and is a set of rules for playing with toy soldiers. Its full title is Little Wars: a game for boys from twelve years of age to one hundred and fifty and for that more intelligent sort of girl who likes boys' games and books.Little Wars is considered by some to be the first modern table op war game. It included fairly simple rules for infantry, cavalry, and artillery in the form of a toy 4.7 inch naval gun that launched projectiles, usually small wooden dowels to knock down enemy soldiers. In addition to it being a war game, the book hints at several philosophical aspects of war.OCo Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia."
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Review: Little WarsUser Review - Sean Talbot - Goodreads
While the book was interesting I wasn't as fond of the writing style and wasn't what I had expected from the items I had read about this. It was interesting to read but based on the title and what I read prior to reading this book it wasn't what I was hoping Read full review
Review: Little WarsUser Review - Viji Sarath (Bookish endeavors) - Goodreads
“..let us put this prancing monarch and that silly scare-monger, and these excitable "patriots," and those adventurers, and all the practitioners of Welt Politik, into one vast Temple of War, with ... Read full review