Deceptive Card Play

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Master Point Press, 2000 - Games & Activities - 59 pages
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Short and full of practical examples, each book in the 'Bridge Technique Series' takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have all twelve? David Bird, who lives near Southampton, England, has written more than 100 books on the game. Despite spending much of the year travelling, he still finds time to write new stories every month for a host of magazines around the world, usually featuring his best-known characters, the monks of St. Titus Abbey. He is also a regular commentator on BBO broadcasts of top-level competitions. Marc Smith is a regular contributor to bridge magazines, and author of a number of books. He is best-known as an author of the most successful bridge book of the last half-century, 25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know, which he co-wrote with Barbara Seagram.

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About the author (2000)

David Bird writes two regular newspaper columns in the UK, and his work appears regularly in numerous bridge magazines in the UK and the US. He has written more than forty previous books, including the well-known St.Titus Abbey series. His other books include Saints & Sinners with Tim Bourke.

Englishman Marc Smith writes monthly columns for both BRIDGE and BRIDGE PLUS as well as for the OKBRIDGE SPECTATOR. He is an expert bidding forum panelist for numerous magazines, as well as at Bridge Forum on the Internet. He lives near Southampton, UK. His other books include 25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know and 25 Ways to Compete in the Bidding with Barbara Seagram, and Countdown to Winning Bridge with Tim Bourke, and World Class.

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