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Nefertari playing Senet. Painting in tomb of Egyptian Queen Nefertari (1295–1255 BC).
[Public Domain]


History of Checkers

Strutt, Joseph, and J. Charles Cox. 1903. The Sports And Pastimes Of
The People Of England From The Earliest Period, Including
The Rural And Domestic Recreations, May Games, Mummeries,
Pageants, Processions And Pompous Spectacles
.

London: Methuen & Co., p.255.

"Lure of checkers". The Ellensburgh Capital. February 17, 1916, p. 1.

“In Search of the Meaning of Senet,” by Peter A. Piccione

The Chess Drum’s Historic Moments Ancient Chess in African!


Chess

African Women’s Champion: Tuduetso Sabure

The Chess Drum’s Historic Moments Ancient Chess in African!

The Chess Drum's Historic Moments Baraka Shabazz & K.K. Karanja

Is chess king in Africa? No... Africa is home of world's #11 checker player!!

“The Rising of the Black Star” by Daaim Shabazz March 2, 2007

Theophilus Thompson’s book, “Chess Problems” published in 1873

Historic Moments James McCune Smith: Essay on Chess



 

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