The Game of Go: The National Game of Japan
Go is a board game of skill and strategy. In this way, it could be likened to Chess but there are no other similarities. It is an extremely difficult game to learn and has not really taken hold much outside Japan.
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I bought this book for my son who is interested in learning the strategies involved in playing this game. He was delighted with this book. Read full review
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