Israel's Jolly, Jingoistic Board Games of Yesteryear

War games were a hit, geography games only had Jewish towns. A new book shows how these board games were not just child's play, but reflected the Zeitgeist of Israel's first decades.

Just a quick browse through the pages of the new book "Hey Daroma! Mishakei Hakufsa Shel Pa'am" (Southward! Board Games of Yesteryear) is enough...