By John D. Beasley
For mathematical gamers, the 33-hole Peg Solitarie board provides many interesting and hard difficulties, way more attention-grabbing than the easy problmes set out in brands' directions, and in the back of those difficulties lies attention-grabbing mathematical idea. Beasley, an across the world recognized professional on Peg Solitaire, surveys the historical past of the sport, exhibits the right way to play it easily and good, explains the speculation at the back of it, and provides over 2 hundred difficulties and their ideas in over 550 diagramms. Mathematical online game enthusiasts elderly twelve and over will locate hours of pleasure during this booklet. John Beasley is a contract computing professional who has studied Peg Solitaire in view that 1960 and made many unique discoveries in regards to the online game. He has additionally composed and released over 50 chess difficulties and endgame reports, and represented nice Britain in international Chess fixing Championships in 1977 and 1978.
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