Backgammon for Winners
The world's best backgammon player (and two-time world champion) provides easy-to-understand expert advice on the basics of playing and winning at backgammon. 10 fast-reading chapters show the basics of setting up a board, how to move, the opening strategies and replies, middle and end game tactics, basic probabilities, plus back game and doubling strategy. Includes two sample games with move-by-move insights.
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Backgammon for Winners greatly improved my backgammon game. I went from being a complete beginner (having played only enough times to have synthesized the rules, but not to gain strategy) to winning ... Read full review
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