A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg: How to Play the Game & Win

A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg: How to Play the Game & Win

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by Elaine Sandberg
     
 

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Learn the fascinating game of American Mahjong with this expert guide.

This affordable best selling book is the only available game strategy guide that is specifically geared toward American Mahjong (Mah Jongg) and follows the official National Mah Jongg League rules. Offering first-time players an easy-to-follow guide to this complex game, A BeginnerSee more details below

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Learn the fascinating game of American Mahjong with this expert guide.

This affordable best selling book is the only available game strategy guide that is specifically geared toward American Mahjong (Mah Jongg) and follows the official National Mah Jongg League rules. Offering first-time players an easy-to-follow guide to this complex game, A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg includes simple, easy-to-follow instructions and clear diagrams to walk the reader through each step of the game, including how to select a hand, how to play and how to develop winning strategies. A key feature is the color text which clearly show various hands and tiles.

This Mahjong guide includes:

  • Step-by-step instructions for game play.
  • Hands-on "Do It" exercises
  • Tips and quizzes for easy learning
  • Mahjong background and history
  • An explanation of tile symbolism
  • Glossary of Mahjong terms
A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg is the perfect guide for all skill levels to learn Mahjong—from Mahjong beginners to pros.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Clearly written and well illustrated with numerous examples. Any American public library serving a community with active mah jongg groups will want Sandberg's." —Library Journal

"Finally, novices have a tool to help them through the learning curve...Armed with the knowledge gained from this book, you can join a game with other players, confident that you are up to the challenge." —Tom Sloper, Game designer and producer; International Mah Jongg Consultant

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781462904907
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Publication date:
06/15/2007
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
100,184
File size:
6 MB

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