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Game Studies

Games in Culture

by Frans Mayra

  • 338 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Leisure,
  • General,
  • Games,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Games/Puzzles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11716926M
    ISBN 10141293446X
    ISBN 109781412934466


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