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Bakkis DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Eastern Africa

Category Reconstruction, Board, Race, Reach

Description

Bakkis is a race game played in Somaliland in the nineteenth century. It was said to be the same game as Pachisi, but no rules were given.

Rules

Name of the game. Played similarly to Pachisi.

DLP eviednce.

Origin

Somaliland

Ludeme Description

Bakkis.lud

Concepts

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Reference

Murray 1951: 136

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Sources

Burton, R. 1856. First footprints in East Africa. London: Tylston.

Murray, H.J.R. 1951. A History of Board-Games Other Than Chess. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Identifiers

DLP.Games.962


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