Links to individual articles and groups of articles:

Don't Be a Vidiot: What Computer Game Designers Can Learn From Non-Electronic Games by Greg Costikyan.  10 years old but still of great interest.

What Is the Role of Board Games in Today's Computer World? (click on a link at the site)

http://www.magweb.com/ provides access to electronic scans of dozens of history magazines for paying members; the history is often related to games, of course.