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Coyote DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Central America, Northern America

Category Board, Hunt


Coyote is a game said to have been played in Mexico in the late nineteenth century. It is unknown if it is still played now. It is a hunt game similar to those played around the world, and particularly close to the Spanish game Cercar la Liebre.


5x5 board with only the long diagonals of the board drawn.

These rules were taken from the Historical Information ruleset.

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Murray Suggested by H. J. R. Murray.

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Historical Information Rules from DLP evidence.


Mexico? Spain?

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Murray 1951: 99.

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Culin, S. 1898. Chess and Playing-Cards. Washington: Government Printing Office.

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




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