8 edition of Playing with History found in the catalog.
June 17, 2002
by Cambridge University Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||282|
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With Playing with the Past, game studies is taken to the next level by offering a specific and detailed analysis of one area of digital game play -- the representation of Playing with History book.
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