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Item #: 9781580420204 -
Learn to play and win! In just one reading, this easy-to-understand guide shows you everything you need to know to play and win at bridge-the basic rules, bidding and scoring, and the opening bids and responses. Learn to play and win! 64 pgs, 1999
Item #: 2903 -
Bridge is hip for everyone nowadays! Played in more than 100 countries, Bridge has an enthusiastic following of more than 60 million people. Although many believe that bridge is simply an ��_��_��_old person��_��s game,��_ѝ more and more young people are taking it up, and now players in their twenties are beginning to win world championship titles. Completely updated and revised by champion bridge player Ron Klinger, Bridge Basics explains and illustrates the basic rules of bidding, play, and...
Item #: 616043916446 -
This classic contains 22 chapters that discuss: The Bottom Card; Shuffling Up and Ace or Aces; Partners Stacking The Cards Together; Shifting The Cut; Dealing From a Hidden Break. It explains how cheats operate in holding out cards and capping the deck; cold-decking; secret signals; strippers; and marked cards. Illus. 188 pgs, paperback, 1933
Item #: 9780671210526 -
A paperbound edition of the classic 1949 book for beginners. "I have made no pretense at completeness," stresses the author in the foreword; stating he filled the book with fundamentals "...and avoided exceptions in an effort to effect a smooth introduction to the game." 146 pages Paperbound 1981
Item #: 9781580421010 -
This thorough introduction to the game of bridge is filled with copious examples, illustrations and anecdotes. Beginning and intermediate players learn step by step everything they need to know about: duplicate bridge, contract bridge, rules of play, fundamentals of opening bids and responses, and scoring. Also includes tournament strategies. Covers the Jacoby Transfer, Cue, Weak Two, Michaels Cue, Shut-Out, Slam, No-Trump, and advanced, defensive and preemptive bids to the popular and...
Item #: 9781857442878 -
The combination of card-playing skills, intuition and psychology that Bridge requires makes it one of the most fascinating and difficult of all card games. A specific element of Bridge that makes it unique amongst games, both physical and mental, is that it is exclusively a doubles game, placing enormous value on partnership understanding, tolerance and cooperation. In this user-friendly introduction to the game, Lamford gives newcomers to the game a thorough ground in the essentials of play....
Item #: 9780312331078 -
Subtitled " An Anecdotal History of the Development, Personalities, and Strategies of the World's Most Popular Card Game", there finally is a book for every bridge fan -- never before has there been a comprehensive history of the game, filled with anecdotes about famous players, key tournaments, strategies, scandals, and a little instruction for good measure. Evolving at some point in the 18th century from a card game known as "whist," bridge has undergone countless...