Backgammon for Winners, 3rd Edition

Backgammon for Winners, 3rd Edition

by Bill Robertie

Paperback(3RD)

$12.95

Overview

Bill Robertie, the world's best backgammon player and only two-time champion, shows how to play and win at backgammon.

"Learn from the man acknowledged as the greatest backgammon player of his time.

Expert advice in easy-to-read charts and explanations shows the essentials of playing and winning, plust the inside tips and strategies of champions."

How to Play - How to Win!

Step-by-step, you'll learn the basics of setting up a board, how to move and conquer blots, and how to play a dynamic offense that will give you an advantage right from the opening roll.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781580420433
Publisher: Cardoza
Publication date: 10/01/2002
Edition description: 3RD
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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Backgammon for Winners, 3rd Edition 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book changed my game for the good. This book is for the absolute beginner, and would be an excellent starter book. Author stresses an exciting game style that lifts the volume of play for a player like myself who has played a while but without much skilled instruction. The discussion of opening moves in the book was excellent, it was also about a philosophy of play. I enjoyed sitting at the table with my board out playing along with the illustrative games in the book. I will definately read more books by the author.Understandable,interesting,well communicated.
jesslyncummings on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Backgammon for Winners greatly improved my backgammon game. I went from being a complete beginner (having played only enough times to have synthesized the rules, but not to gain strategy) to winning against nearly every opponent I play (from beginner to nearly-advanced, I would garner). I also understand how to continue improving in the future if I choose to take the time to do so.