## The Compleat Strategyst: Being a Primer on the Theory of Games of StrategyWhen J. D. Williams wrote this entertaining, witty introduction for the nonscientist, |

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This is a nice book to get an idea of what game theory is about. There are lots of applications, but little formal theory.

#### Review: The Compleat Strategyst: Being a Primer on the Theory of Games of Strategy

User Review - Craig Tyler - GoodreadsA 60's RAND Classic. I understood the theory that the author was trying to teach however, it was still a little abstract. A bit more correlation between the underlying theory and wargaming would have been nice. Read full review

### Contents

1NTRODUCT1ON | 1 |

CHAPTER TWOSTRATEGY GAMES | 29 |

2 Xm Games | 65 |

Graphical Solution | 72 |

Chance Devices | 82 |

3 xm Games 1 I 2 | 112 |

The Bass and the Professor | 120 |

Summary of 3 X m Methods | 127 |

Color Poker | 150 |

The Administrators Dilemma | 157 |

Morra | 163 |

Summary of 4 X m Methods | 170 |

M1SCELLANY | 180 |

GENERAL METHOD | 218 |

Basic Solutions | 229 |

Summary of Pivot Method | 244 |

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The Compleat Strategyst: Being a Primer on the Theory of Games of Strategy J. D. Williams Limited preview - 2012 |