hist-games: Halma

u.schaedler at museedujeu.com u.schaedler at museedujeu.com
Wed Dec 7 00:21:08 PST 2005

For the history of Halma see Bruce Whitehill, Americanopoly. America as
seen throgh its games, ed. by the Swiss Museum of Games, 2004.

BTW: It's still a classic in Germany where it is part of the games
compendiums reuniting games such as nine men's morris, draughts, ludo etc.


> Halma is almost forgotten, except perhaps in England. However,
> I am quite fond of this game if it is played on smaller boards. Please
> read about my little investigation here:
> http://hem.passagen.se/melki9/halma.htm
> Mats
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