Book, Fights, Games, and Debates


This volume is by the Russian=born mathematical biologist Anatol Rapoport (1911-2007), who write it while teaching at the University of Michigan. According to the dust jacket, it is a study of "conflict as a mode of human behavior at all levels."

This copy of the book is from the personal library of William F. Eberth (1905-1976), who spent fifteen years of his career with the Atomic Energy Commission working in South Africa. A tag inside the front cover reads: vanguardbooksellers(pty)ltd (/) 25 Joubert Street JOHANNESBURG.

Date Made: 1960

Maker: Rapoport, Anatol

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Michigan, Ann Arbor

Subject: MathematicsMathematical Recreations


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Credit Line: Gift of W. F. Eberth

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MA.319872.11Accession Number: 1975319872Catalog Number: 319872.11

Object Name: Book

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3.8 cm x 16 cm x 23.3 cm; 1 1/2 in x 6 5/16 in x 9 3/16 in


Record Id: nmah_904777

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