The Everything Bridge Book: Easy-to-follow instructions to have you playing in no time!

The Everything Bridge Book: Easy-to-follow instructions to have you playing in no time!

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by Brent Manley
     
 

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What do Martina Navratilova, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffet have in common? They're all bridge fanatics! The card came is popular again--at home, online, and in schools. Whether readers are learning bridge from scratch or looking to improve their game, this book is the ultimate contract bridge manual. Bridge master Brent Manley takes you step by step from the

Overview

What do Martina Navratilova, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffet have in common? They're all bridge fanatics! The card came is popular again--at home, online, and in schools. Whether readers are learning bridge from scratch or looking to improve their game, this book is the ultimate contract bridge manual. Bridge master Brent Manley takes you step by step from the rudiments of bidding to the more advanced principles of tournament play. You learn how to:

  • Play a contract and keep score
  • Gain confidence in competitive bidding
  • Recognize good vs. bad leads
  • Successfully communicate with their partners
  • Win tricks more frequently
This book provides readers with all the skills and tips they need to play this highly social and totally addicting card game!

This edition includes completely new information on:

  • Important bridge terminology
  • Bidding accuracy and judgment
  • Online bridge

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605507095
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
05/18/2009
Series:
Everything®
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
429,929
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Brent Manley (Memphis, TN) is the editor-in-chief of The Bridge Bulletin, the bridge magazine with the world’s largest circulation, published by the American Contract Bridge League. He has been on the staff of the magazine since 1989 and has bee

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The Everything Bridge Book: Easy-To-Follow Instructions to Have You Playing in No Time 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I was brushing up on playing bridge again after a long time of not playing. I think it is well written and gently takes you thoroughly from the very beginning things you should know and then takes you all the way up to playing duplicate bridge.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago