Accession Number : AD0775578

Title :   War Games and the Computer.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Torgerson,Allan C.

Report Date : 14 OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The essay examines computer usage in certain war game applications. The classifications or types of war games are explained. A brief history of war games and how the gaming of operational war plans came into being is developed. Costs in man-hours and dollars to conduct war games are examined, and model limitations are presented. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *War games, Reviews

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE