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This is the award winning 'Learn to Play Go' Series by Janice Kim. It's an ideal introduction to the game of Go and customers wishing to buy the whole set get a total of 15% off, when buying it as a bundle, as well as very significant savings on shipping. When you bundle these books together, we save money on handling and get better shipping rates. We pass all those savings straight back to you and you save money!

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Save money with the Learn to Play Go Value Bundle

This is the award winning 'Learn to Play Go' Series by Janice Kim. It's an ideal introduction to the game of Go and customers wishing to buy the whole set get a total of 15% off, when buying it as a bundle, as well as very significant savings on shipping.

When you bundle these books together, we save money on handling and get better shipping rates. We pass all those savings straight back to you and you save money!

Here's a quick summary of the five books included in the bundle:

Volume One: A Master's Guide to the Ultimate Game

 ‣ Rules and Techniques - know before you Go
 ‣ Historical and cultural notes put the game in context
 ‣ Designed for speed and ease of learning
 ‣ Try-it-yourself section in each chapter
 ‣ Suitable for children, demystifying for adults
 ‣ Learn Go from scratch or brush up on the fundamentals
 ‣ First in a series that takes you step by step to stronger Go playing.

Volume Two: The Way of the Moving Horse

 ‣ New format - even easier on the eyes
 ‣ Self-test chapter to check your progress
 ‣ Second in a series that takes you step-by-step to stronger Go playing
 ‣ Requires only a basic knowledge of the rules for comprehension
 ‣ Helpful for beginners, or more experienced players who feel "stuck"
 ‣ Go on the internet section included.

Volume Three: The Dragon Style

 ‣ Seven Go dangers - learn what to avoid
 ‣ Eight secrets of winning play
 ‣ Real games - even, high and low handicap - analyzed in depth
 ‣ Extensive glossary.

Volume Four: Battle Strategies

 ‣ Battle strategies for invasions, reductions, running battles and contact fights
 ‣ Identifying key stones and expendables
 ‣ Life in the no-parking zone
 ‣ Killing with the pivot and the alien symbol
 ‣ Capturing races - at a glance analysis
 ‣ Ko fighting - timing and threat management, dragon style.

Volume Five: The Palace of Memory

 ‣ Templates for fighting in any situation
 ‣ Guidelines to correct shape
 ‣ Opening theory made simple
 ‣ Principles of the standard sequences, or joseki
 ‣ Techniques for winning endgame
 ‣ Test Yourself sections check your progress
 ‣ Approachable for newbies, invaluable for intermediate and dan-level amateurs.

"By far the clearest introduction yet published in English."

— Games Magazine


"A knockout work of Go teaching. Fun, educational, valuable for kids - recommended."

— Yu Chang-hyuk 9 dan, Fujitsu World Champion

Additional Information

Skill Level1: Beginner
AuthorJanice Kim
TranslatorNo
SeriesLearn to Play Go Series
PublisherGood Move Press
FormatPrinted book
Delivery MethodShips worldwide from closest available location
Ships FromNorth America, Europe, Australia
Dimensions (in)9.3 x 7.5
Dimensions (cm)235 x 191

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