The Token GiftBook - 1996
Based on a mathematical riddle, this Persian legend explores the Indian origins of a game of battlefield strategy similar to today's chess. Inspired by his grandfather's many army stories, young Mohan creates a battle game where no lives will be lost. The popularity of his 64-square board game eventually brings great wealth to young Mohan as a grown man. Full color throughout.
Publisher: Toronto : Annick, 1996
Branch Call Number: 398.20954 MCKI