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Bridge for ambitious players

Terence Reese

Bridge for ambitious players

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Published by Gollancz in association with P. Crawley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Contract bridge.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Terence Reese.
    SeriesMaster bridge series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1282.3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21540727M
    ISBN 100575041765
    OCLC/WorldCa21594314

    An ambitious players should try to read everything. All players regardless of ambitions should read a good beginner book as their first introduction the bridge. When choosing a good book to read you should be looking for a well illustrated and well written book that focus on bridge basics. If the book goes into more advanced strategies too soon.


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The Bridge Book is a solid and highly readable introduction to playing bridge. The strengths of the book include its low price, clear lessons, and many quizzes that allow you to test your comprehension of the material. This is one of the most accessible bridge books I've ever seen.

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Paperback. A stand alone text covering all aspects of bidding and play. Mastery of the fundamentals is of first-rate importance for all bridge players. Few books were published for advanced players in the last 12 months. The most notable was “The Contested Auction,” by Roy Hughes (Master Point Press), which won the International Bridge Press.

A complete tutorial for learners, plus features for players of all skill levels -- bridge history, reference material, features on famous players, bridge on TV and video, computer and online bridge. Formatted for gift giving -- hard cover pages.

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Bridge for Ambitious Players: Reese, Terence Newcomer General Amazon Top 25 Bridge for Bright Beginners: Reese, Terence Advanced General Bridge for Tournament Players: Reese, Terence Intermediate General. A good way to do that is to read and study bridge books.

I recommend this book, Terrence Reese's Bridge for Ambitious Players for that purpose. Book Review Bridge For Ambitious Players by Terrence Reese First published in Great Britain March in association with Peter Crawley by Victor Gollancz LTD Available through Dallas Bridge Books.

Pass is far too cautious; bridge is a bidder’s game. One spade is also not nearly enough, especially since partner is a passed hand. But four spades is.

The ambitious goal set for this Official Encyclopedia of Bridge was simple to state: players." On its dust jacket, the first edition states: This encyclopedia is the most complete and authoritative book of information, guidance, and instruction for bridge players, ever published.

(London) under the title The Bridge Players' y: United States. A useful book, nicely dressed up, for ambitious intermediate players. — IMP magazine Date: “This is a terrific new work — anyone looking to transition from simple, beginner bidding methods to a more advanced view of the auction would do well to check out this book.”.

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Will partner be endplayed. Is forcing declarer a good idea (maybe he's trying a trump coup). These are excellent books for advanced players or ambitious intermediates. Vol 1 was voted Bridge Book of the Year. Hi. I cannot give you one definitive name, partly because there are different categories of ‘great bridge player’; for instance, there are historical figures like Ely Culbertson in the U.S.

and Terence Reese in the U.K., who achieved greatness ear. This is probably the best book on bridge defense ever written for novice to intermediate players. "Big Red" (so called because it is in 8x11 format with red covers and /2 inches thick) demonstrates all the basic defensive techniques in clear, concise fashion/5(4).

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"Vanderbilt came up with a system in which a duo could earn extra points based on how ambitious their bid was," says Dave Anderson, a retired newspaperman and. more experts at international level have adopted such a style. If you are an ambitious player and are keen to improve the range of your no -trump bidding, you will need help from this easily structured book.

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Packed with those gems of knowledge it usually takes years to accumulate, this invaluable book offers solid advice on how best to deal with a variety of situations. Bridge for Ambitious Players (Master Bridge Series) by Terence Reese: Bridge for the Connoisseur (Master Bridge Series) Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

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