Chess and other games pieces from islamic lands.pdf

Chess and other games pieces from islamic lands

Déborah Freeman Fahi

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were chess patrons. Other monarchs who gained similar status were Alfonso X of Castile and Ivan IV of Russia. Saint Peter Damian denounced the bishop of Florence in 1061 for playing chess even when aware of its evil effects on the society. The bishop of Florence defended himself by declaring that chess involved skill and was therefore "unlike other games," and similar arguments followed in the

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Chess and other games pieces from islamic lands.pdf


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