The Book of Go

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 2002 - Games - 125 pages
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A hardback book which includes a go game board and 85 playing pieces; No batteries required and strategy rules Ok! Go is the Far Eastern gaming sensation that is sweeping the world. And, this deluxe package - with a two-sided perforated board made of card stock and 85 playing pieces, packed in styrofoam inside the binding - includes a guide book and a multilevel game: use the 13 X 13 side for a more complex game, while the 9 X 9 board keeps things simpler. The author, an experienced Go instructor, takes you deep into the tactics of the game and you will discover why it is enjoyed by millions of people - even more than play chess. Multi-Media Package: includes a portable Go set and board within the binding of the book. Perfectly portable package for train and road journeys and holidays.
 

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Book used to learn the ancient game of Go with. Very in depth learning utility. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
FirstCapture Go
9
Initial Strategy and Tactics for FirstCapture Go
19
Further Strategy and Tactics for FirstCapture Go Building Forts
26
Handicapping
40
FullFledged Go
45
Connections
55
Life and Death in Go
60
Basic Tactics in Go
81
B The SnapBack
83
The ThrowIn Sacrifice
85
Go Proverbs
91
Recommended Go Books
96
Go on the Internet
98
Study Problems
99
Index
125

Basic Strategy in Go
67

Common terms and phrases

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