Against the Odds magazine investigates military history from a broad perspective. The economic, political, religious and social aspects of warfare are examined in concert with events on the battlefield. Each issue of ATO features: Informative and insightful articles showcasing the history behind events, plus regular columns by noted game designers providing insight on the latest trends and events.
Game included in this issue — No Middle Ground: The Golan Heights 1973. From an ancient land comes the story of a war that was shorts in duration but still the news today. Sometimes it feels like the Arab-Israeli conflict is one long campaign, with pauses. We see as much in the newspaper as we do in history books. Though the conflict continues today, the last time there was a big shooting war, with Cold War implications, was 1973-the surprise attack of the Yom Kippur War. No Middle Ground covers the most decisive actions on the northern front of the 1973 Arab-Israeli Conflict.A game of No Middle Ground: The Golan Heights 1973 include:
- Map — One full color 22" x 34" mapsheet
- Counters — 216 full color 9/16" die-cut pieces
- Rules length — 12 pages
- Charts and tables — 2 pages