The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards
  • The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards
  • The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards

The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards

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by David G. Alciatore, David Alciatore, PhD
     
 

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,… See more details below

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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 www.engr.colostate.edu/pool.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402714283
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
08/05/2004
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
250,403
Product dimensions:
6.09(w) x 9.11(h) x 0.82(d)

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