Go: A Complete Introduction to the Game

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This book is a complete introduction to the game of Go. It teaches the rules and the basics of how to play Go, but it also goes far beyond that. In a number of essays, topics as varied as history, culture and computers are discussed, all with respect to Go. This book is an ideal gift for someone who wants to learn Go or a fascinating read for any new player who wants to further their enjoyment of the game.

Go: A Complete Introduction to the Game

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Book Description:

The best introduction to Go and its culture. This step-by-step approach takes the reader from the most basic rules to playing his or her own games.

All the basics are covered in detail and fascinating essays are scattered throughout the book, introducing the history of the game, tournaments, Go and intelligence, computer Go, playing equipment, and more.

This is a revised edition of The Magic of Go.

Additional Information

Skill Level1: Beginner
AuthorCho Chikun
TranslatorRichard Bozulich
FormatPrinted book
Delivery MethodShips worldwide from closest available location
Ships FromEurope, Australia
Dimensions (in)8.3 x 5.8
Dimensions (cm)21 x 14.7
Made FromPaper
Weight (lbs)0.51
Weight (kg)0.23


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