Empire of Imagination: Gary Gygax and the Birth of Dungeons & Dragons

Empire of Imagination: Gary Gygax and the Birth of Dungeons & Dragons

by Michael Witwer

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ISBN-13: 9781632862792
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 10/06/2015
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 294,989
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Michael Witwer is a lifelong gamer and gaming enthusiast. He holds a master's degree from the University of Chicago, where this book first emerged as the subject of his thesis. He is also a film and theater actor and is the brother of Emmy-nominated actor Sam Witwer. He is married to Kalysta Harmon Witwer, with whom he has two children, Vivienne and William. He lives in Chicago, Illinois.

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Empire of Imagination: Gary Gygax and the Birth of Dungeons & Dragons 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
While there is nothing truly revalatory to be found herein, this is a well-writtem, engaging and deeply personal look at a man whose work shaped every aspect of popular culture. Well worth the read!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book....shows how gary grew up..how he came about his ideas and put them in place to create an epic game....a must read for ANY AND ALL gamers to know where it all came from..hope we see a movie based on this book