Elizabeth Hand's Errantry, Jon Peterson's history of Dungeons & Dragons and role-playing games
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Each Thursday, your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from basements, thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets. I do this for one reason: Knowledge is power. Scientific American Date: August 23, 1913 Discovered at: Antique shop Represe ... More >>
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