Board Gaming With Historians

History is written in and across a variety of media. ‘Board Gaming With Historians’ explores a particularly rich vein, one that some of our own graduate students are currently exploring.

In the second episode of History Today’s influential Board Gaming With Historians series, we play The Downfall of Pompeii, a tile-placement strategy game inspired by the eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79, with archaeologist and historian of Rome, Sophie Hay.

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