For mathematical game enthusiasts, the 33-hole Peg Solitaire board presents many intriguing and difficult problems, far more fascinating than the simple problems set out in manufacturers' instructions, and behind these problems lies interesting mathematical theory. Beasley, an internationally known expert on Peg Solitaire, surveys the history of the game, shows how to play it simply and well, explains the theory behind it, and offers over 200 problems and their solutions in over 550 diagrams. Mathematical game fans aged twelve and over will find hours of enjoyment in this book.Mathematical game fans aged twelve and over will find hours of enjoyment in this book.
|Title||:||The Ins and Outs of Peg Solitaire|
|Author||:||John D. Beasley|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 1992|