In the Beginning

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In the beginning of a game of Go, the board is empty, giving you the freedom to play however you like. That being said, there are some strategies that are more effective than others. This book will teach you what they are and how to use them to get a head start in the game.

In the Beginning

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Book Description:

The world's foremost intellectual board game begins with virtually unlimited possibilities on an empty board. Here a 9-dan professional Go player explains how the game takes shape, bringing correct modern opening technique within the reach of all players.

Elementary in its approach, In The Beginning illuminates depths of Go strategy that few amateurs understand well. Required for all Go players.

This book is a part of the Elementary Go Series.

Additional Information

Skill Level2: Intermediate
AuthorIkuro Ishigure
TranslatorJames Davies
SeriesElementary Go Series
FormatPrinted book
Delivery MethodShips worldwide from closest available location
Ships FromEurope, Australia
Dimensions (in)7.1 x 5
Dimensions (cm)18.1 x 12.8
Made FromPaper
Weight (lbs)0.34
Weight (kg)0.16


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