The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards

Front Cover
Sterling Pub., 2004 - Sports & Recreation - 274 pages
1 Review
Master one of the world’s most popular games with the help of a mechanical engineering professor who has a passion for pool. More than 80 principles of the game, presented with 250-plus precisely scaled illustrations and photographs, offer players of all levels a thorough overview of the fundamentals of 8-ball and 9-ball, including grip and stance, basic shots, position play and strategy, bank and kick shots, and advanced techniques such as carom and jump shots. Organized for quick study, this must-have guide features extensive cross-references and is supplemented with video clips, interesting mathematical formulas, and other resources also available at

What people are saying - Write a review


User Review  - Lucas L. -

very good book a must have Read full review

Other editions - View all

References to this book

Bibliographic information