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Topic: the game of sprouts: conversations from <geometry-research>
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r!chard tchen

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the game of sprouts: conversations from <geometry-research>
Posted: Sep 13, 1999 11:46 AM
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Over the years, the Forum's <geometry-research> discussion group has seen a number of exchanges about the game of sprouts, including contributions from John Conway and Danny Purvis. In rough chronological order, relevant threads include

The Game of Sprouts

Sprouts Notation

Re: Conway Notation

A Complete Analysis of Normal Sprouts for n=7 by Danny Purvis

Game of Sprouts n=12

Re: Sprouts
(attempted C++ implementation of the Game of Sprouts)

The Inventors of Sprouts

Speaking of Sprouts...

Another Sprouts Blunder

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