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Dame DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Eastern Europe, Northern Europe

Category Reconstruction, Done, Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal


Dame is a Draughts game played in Poland. It is not the game colloquially known as Polish Draughts, which probably originated in France.


8x8 board.

These rules were taken from the Historical Information ruleset.

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Dame (Ludii 1) Reconstructed with Ludii
Dame (Ludii 2) Reconstructed with Ludii
Dame (Ludii 3) Reconstructed with Ludii
Dame (Ludii 4) Reconstructed with Ludii
Dame (Ludii 5) Reconstructed with Ludii
Dame (Ludii 6) Reconstructed with Ludii
Dame (Ludii 7) Reconstructed with Ludii

Incomplete rulesets
Historical Information Rules from DLP evidence.



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Murray 1951: 79; van der Stoep 1984: 151.

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Linde, S. 1807. Słownik języka polskiego. Warsaw: Drukarni.

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

van der Stoep, A. 1984. A History of Draughts: with a Diachronic Study of Words for Draughts, Chess, Backgammon, and Morris. trans. by Monique de Meijer. The Hague: CIP-Gegevens Koninklijke Bibliotheek.



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