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  1. Mathematical Go Endgames

    Mathematical Go Endgames

    Our Price: $25.95

    In this unique book, the authors, both only amateur Go players themselves, develop the mathematical techniques for solving late-stage endgame problems that can stump top-ranking professionals. Learn More
  2. Dick's Games of Patience or Solitaire with Cards

    Dick's Games of Patience or Solitaire with Cards

    Our Price: $14.95

    This is a reprint of a book published in 1883 and 1884. There have been at least a dozen editions of this book but we believe that the 1883 edition was the first edition.

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  3. Backgammon Tactics

    Backgammon Tactics

    Our Price: $8.95

    Undoubtedly the best book written on this subject. The author sweeps away the generalities and gives fifty concrete examples of how to play difficult casts.

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  4. Wergin on Skat and Sheepshead

    Wergin on Skat and Sheepshead

    Our Price: $25.95

    Skat and Sheepshead are card games popular in Germany but not as well known in the United States. They are trick-taking games, bearing some similarities to bridge. Bridge players sometimes play these games as a pass-time.

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  5. Contract Bridge Blue Book

    Contract Bridge Blue Book

    Our Price: $25.95

    Contract Bridge Blue Book is, without doubt, the most famous book on the Game of Contract Bridge ever written. It is a landmark work, mentioned in every book on the history of bridge. As a result of the success of this work, the Culbertson Bidding System was the most popular system the world. Ely Culbertson had a nationwide syndicated column on bridge that was carried in hundreds of newspapers daily.

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  6. Ken Uston on Blackjack

    Ken Uston on Blackjack

    Our Price: $25.95

    This book, "Ken Uston on Blackjack", is primarily concerned with the legal efforts Ken made to stop the casinos from banning card counters. Legal actions were brought in his name against the casinos in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, New Jersey to stop them from banning card counters. The end result of these legal actions was that they were unsuccessful in Las Vegas but successful in Atlantic City. The Las Vegas Casinos still can and do ban card counters. The original edition of this book contains almost no information about how to win at Blackjack. Therefore a section has been added to explain what you really want to know, which is how we were able to win some money playing Blackjack. Learn More
  7. Playing Blackjack as a Business

    Playing Blackjack as a Business

    Our Price: $19.95

    This is the most talked-about book on the Blackjack scene. This book has sold more copies since it's initial release than any other gaming book. Prior to this new edition there was no foolproof way to learn how to play Blackjack accurately. This is the only Blackjack book that is easy to understand and completely accurate, written for the beginner or for the expert player.

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  8. The Big Player

    The Big Player

    Our Price: $25.95

    This is a reprint of the famous book, "The Big Player", mentioned on the History Channel and news reports showing how a team of blackjack players made millions of dollars at the expense of Las Vegas Casinos.

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  9. Million Dollar Blackjack

    Million Dollar Blackjack

    Our Price: $25.95

    Million Dollar Blackjack is the second of several books written by Ken Uston on Blackjack. You may wonder why he needed to write several books on the same subject. Was he like a chess grandmaster who publishes accurate analysis but who holds back a few secrets and sets traps for the unwary reader to fall into should he ever face the grandmaster in a tournament game? Most readers probably assumed that they were playing the system described by Edward Thorp in his book 'Beat the Dealer".

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  10. Pro Bridge - The Hall of Fame

    Pro Bridge - The Hall of Fame

    Our Price: $19.95

    This book is a collection of famous or historic bridge hands played by some of the best or most famous players in the world at that time. It is not intended to be a book of basic instruction. The authors are masters at both chess and bridge.

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  11. 5 Weeks to Winning Bridge

    5 Weeks to Winning Bridge

    Our Price: $29.95

    This book describes the Standard American bidding system. Although still the most widely known system, there have been a proliferation of bidding systems. The reader should be prepared to play under other systems.

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  12. Five in a Row (Renju) for Beginners to Advanced Players

    Five in a Row (Renju) for Beginners to Advanced Players

    Our Price: $25.95

    Renju, as the game is known in Japanese or Lianzhu in Chinese, is a modified and improved version of the ancient game of Five-in-a-Row, also known by its Japanese name of Gomoku. The reason it was necessary to modify the basic game of Five-in-a-Row is that in the traditional game, the player of the first move has such a big advantage that he will win every, or almost every, game.

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  13. Go Made Easy

    Go Made Easy

    Our Price: $25.95

    Go is the easiest game in the world to learn, but the hardest game in the world to master. This book is intended for beginners but it provides the basic strategies used by the most advanced, top level professional players. Get through this book from beginning to end, and you will be on your way to Meijin.

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  14. Computer Gamesmanship

    Computer Gamesmanship

    Our Price: $25.95

    This is book is for anyone who has ever tried to match wits with a computer in chess, bridge, or any other game requiring long-range strategy and studied decisions. If you're not a pro, chances are you've been defeated by a machine - and impressed at its uncanny ability to outmaneuver humans. In Computer Gamesmanship, David Levy, an International Chess Master and producer of intelligent computer games, unravels the mysteries of how computers successfully mimic strategic thinking and play complex games.

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  15. Computer Games II

    Computer Games II

    Our Price: $29.95

    Computer Games II is the second volume in a two-part compendium of papers covering the most important material available on the development of computer strategy games. These selections range from discussions of mathematical analysis of games, to more qualitative concerns of whether a computer game should follow human thought processes rather than a brute force approach, to papers which will benefit readers trying to program their own games.

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  16. Better Moves for Better Shogi

    Better Moves for Better Shogi

    Our Price: $29.95

    Shogi is the Japanese variety of chess. It is the most popular board game in Japan. The main added feature is that a captured piece becomes a member of the opposing army and can be dropped back into the game later on. This book is by far the best and the most advanced book ever written in the English language about shogi.

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  17. Computer Games I

    Computer Games I

    Our Price: $29.95

    Computer Games I is the first volume in a two-part compendium of papers covering the most important material available on the development of computer strategy games. These selections range from discussions of mathematical analysis of games, to more qualitative concerns of whether a computer game should follow human thought processes rather than a "brute force" approach, to papers which will benefit readers trying to program their own games.

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  18. Watson on the Play of the Hand at Contract Bridge

    Watson on the Play of the Hand at Contract Bridge

    Our Price: $29.95

    This is THE BOOK that every strong bridge player in the world has studied. Louis H. WATSON, the author of this book, was rated as one of the ten outstanding Bridge players in the world by all experts and authorities.

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  19. Sam Loyd's Cyclopedia of 5000 Puzzles, Tricks and Conundrums with Answers

    Sam Loyd's Cyclopedia of 5000 Puzzles, Tricks and Conundrums with Answers

    Our Price: $39.95

    This book, Sam Loyd's Cyclopedia of 5,000 Puzzles Tricks and Conundrums with Answers, was compiled by his son and published in 1914 after his death. Although many books have been written about some of Loyd's puzzles, this remains the most complete volume of all of his puzzles. This is considered to be the most fabulous and exciting collection of puzzles ever assembled in one volume. The puzzles come with wonderful illustrations.

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  20. Parallel Fuseki - Modern Joseki and Fuseki - VOLUME 1

    Parallel Fuseki - Modern Joseki and Fuseki - VOLUME 1

    Our Price: $19.95

    This book, "Modern Joseki and Fuseki, Vol. 1", was Sakata's first book published in English. It is now regarded as a classic in Go literature. It is also the first book published by The Ishi Press. Published in 1968, this book along with two follow-up volumes by Sakata Eio, made The Ishi Press the world's leading publisher on the game of go. The cover photo of this book is historic. It shows the three leading go players in the world at that time, plus the strongest female go player in the world at that time.

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  21. The Opening Theory of Go - Modern Joseki and Fuseki - VOLUME 2

    The Opening Theory of Go - Modern Joseki and Fuseki - VOLUME 2

    Our Price: $19.95

    This book, Modern Joseki and Fuseki, Vol. 2, The Opening Theory of Go, was Sakata's second book published in English, the first being Modern Joseki and Fuseki, Vol. 1.

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  22. The Middle Game of Go

    The Middle Game of Go

    Our Price: $19.95

    This book, "The Middle Game of Go" or "Chubansen", first published in 1971, was Sakata's third book published in English, the first being "Modern Joseki and Fuseki, Vol. 1" and the second being "Modern Joseki and Fuseki, Vol. 2, The Opening Theory of Go". These volumes are now regarded as a classics in Go literature.

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  23. Chinese Chess for Beginners

    Chinese Chess for Beginners

    Our Price: $25.95

    When you think of chess, you probably think of the strategy game played throughout Europe and the Americas. There is another kind of chess played throughout the world by probably more people than any other strategy game. That game is Chinese Chess. The "Elephant Game" as it is called by the Chinese, dates back more than 2000 years.

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  24. Secrets of Sit 'n' Gos:

    Secrets of Sit 'n' Gos:

    Our Price: $19.95

    Secrets of Sit’n’gos is the ULTIMATE GUIDE to one of the most popular forms of poker. Sit’n’go tournaments are single table events usually starting with nine or ten players and paying prizes for the top three finishers. ALL serious poker websites and casinos offer Sit’n’gos - a fun and profitable way to get started in poker without having to risk a lot of money or make many difficult decisions. Learn More
  25. Secrets of Short-Handed No Limit Hold'em:

    Secrets of Short-Handed No Limit Hold'em:

    Our Price: $19.95

    This book. In each case, there is a very detailed, in-depth explanation for the thought processes and concepts involved in the hand. Emphasis is placed on the psychology involved which is of key importance for no limit play. Learn More
  26. Random Game Book

    Random Game Book

    Our Price: $1.95

    For your purchasing Consideration, we have a random game book! We have a very limited number of these books available on a first come, first serve basis. You will receive one of four game books - Starting Out in Poker, Starting Out in Backgammon, Improving Your Backgammon, or Starting Out in Bridge Please contact us if you would like a specific book, but please note that a specific selection is not guaranteed. Learn More

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