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Item Image(You Too Can Play) A Good Game of Modern Bridge
by Ron Klinger
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272 pages. Paperback.

Bidding methods come and go, but the ones that work stay. The popular style of bidding today is quite a bit removed from that of the 1960s, 1970s and even the 1980s. While high card values are still very important, today there is far more emphasis on shape. That affects your decision whether to open or not and your choice of rebid. In general bidding is far more competitive than it was thirty yea . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image10 More Ways To Improve Your Bridge
Master Bridge Series
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

Building on the previous 'Ten Ways' title, this book presents ten further ways to increase success at the bridge table. In the area of bidding, the Jacoby 2NT convention is described - the most popular way nowadays of showing a strong major-suit raise and investigating slam possibilities. When bidding slams, it is critical to identify the presence or otherwise of the six key cards (the four aces . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image100 Winning Bridge Tips For The Improving Player
by Ron Klinger
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144 pages. Paperback.

The new edition of this outstanding book contains some new tips which reflect the changes in the game since its original publication sixteen years ago. Learning from bitter experience at the bridge table is a slow, painful, and often costly business. The 100 winning tips are designed to cover specific and everyday situations in bidding, play, and defence, and they provide a painless substitute fo . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image100 Winning Duplicate Tips For The Improving Tournament Player
by Ron Klinger
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144 pages. Paperback.

Many players are frustrated by an apparent inability to score well at duplicate pairs. In this revised edition of his popular book, Ron Klinger shows you how to do it. There are five sections covering constructive bidding, competitive bidding, opening leads, declarer play, and defence, and they are full of well-chosen example hands and sound advice. . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image101 Important Conventions (Constructive bidding, leads & signals)
Number 27
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

So much more than a reference book on conventions. Very useful reader-friendly explanations of a great many conventions. Includes Marty's recommendations and evaluation of each one. This booklet isn't aimed at experts or total beginners. I believe it will be relevant and helpful for the vast group in the middle. All of these conventions deal with constructive auctions, so these opponents will a . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image15 Winning Cardplay Techniques
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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200 pages. Paperback.

Your dummy play needs improving, right? You would like a few new tricks up your sleeve? This is the book for you. You will find the reading experience enjoyable and illuminating. Two of the world's best bridge writers have produced a fine summary of fifteen declarer play techniques. Tim Bourke's elegant and instructive deals illustrate the many variations of each technique. Everything is explai . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image1NT Forcing
Number 3
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

The great popularity of 2/1 Game Forcing means that more and more players are also playing 1NT forcing. Even if you don't use it, many of your opponents surely will. . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image2 Clubs: Open or Not? Plus the Best Way to Follow Up
Number 38
by Marty Bergen
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Booklet.

Everything you need to know about an often misunderstood topic. Over 100 helpful examples of what you should bid and why you should bid it. Features a great new EASY 5-star convention for responder to ENSURE not missing a fit in a major. Exactly what do you need to open 2 Clubs? Are you aware of the VERY different standards and the mindset needed for hands with long majors as opposed to ones with . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image2 Over 1 Game Force
by Audrey Grant • Eric Rodwell
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238 pages. Paperback.

Covers the basics of this popular variation of Standard American bidding methods. . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image2-Over-1 Game Force: An Introduction
by Steve Bruno • Max Hardy
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141 pages. Paperback.

The first 2-over-1 book ever written for less experienced players. Your easy-to-understand guide to The System plus Tools and Gadgets. Recommended for: Beginners to intermediate players. . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know
by Barbara Seagram • Marc Smith
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192 pages. Paperback.

It doesn't take long before beginning bridge players want to know more about bidding systems, and especially about conventions. Even social players are usually keen to add a few choice gadgets to their bidding arsenal. Here 25 basic conventions and treatments are carefully explained, and the reader is shown how they can fit into standard bidding methods. Each section ends with a summary chart as . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 Bridge Myths Exposed
by David Bird
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200 pages. Paperback.

Do you remember the first few times you played bridge? To get you started, a friend probably gave you a few helpful hints -- perhaps one of the ones listed to the left. There are many such general guidelines for bridge players -- some of them valuable, some not. But these are the Bridge Myths, not the Bridge Rules -- because they all have exceptions and none should be followed blindly. In reading . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 Conventions for ACOL Players
by Sandra Landy • Mark Horton • Barbara Seagram
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216 pages. Paperback.

25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know (Seagram & Smith 1996), has sold over 60,000 copies in four different languages - which makes it the best-selling bridge book of the last 50 years. This book uses the same user-friendly approach and features to explain the most important bidding conventions for players who use the ACOL system - which means essentially everyone in the UK. . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 More Conventions You Should Know
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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192 pages. Paperback.

If you're comfortable with the material in Barbara Seagram's best-selling first book, then you're ready to move on to the more sophisticated bidding gadgets in this one. Even if you don't want to add all these to your own system, you need to be familiar with them because you'll find your opponents using them. Once again, each convention is clearly and simply explained, and you'll see how it fits . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 Steps to Learning 2/1
by Paul Thurston
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192 pages. Paperback.

Over the last fifteen or so years, the 2/1 Game Forcing bidding method has gained substantial popularity. This book is designed for players who are familiar with Standard bidding and are interested in switching to the 2/1 method. It covers basic concepts as well as the differences between 2/1 and Standard auctions, and includes a discussion of more advanced ideas and conventions that fit particul . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 Ways to Be a Better Defender
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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216 pages. Paperback.

Defense is the hardest part of playing bridge, but that doesn't mean that it's impossible to learn. In the final book of the bestselling '25' series, the authors explain how to make a plan as a defender: how to work out from the auction and play what declarer probably has, and which of the strategies available to defenders is likely to be successful. Opening leads, signaling and discarding are . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 Ways to Compete in the Bidding
by Barbara Seagram • Marc Smith
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224 pages. Paperback.

Aimed at the same novice/social/intermediate player as their first book in the award-winning '25' series, this new title deals with competitive auctions in which the opponents have opened the bidding. This is the most complex area of bridge bidding, and never, until now, has it been dealt with comprehensively in a book that is understandable by non-experts. . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image25 Ways to Take More Tricks as Declarer
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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192 pages. Paperback.

This book deals with the play of the cards as declarer, perhaps the most important part of the game. As usual in the '25' series, basic ideas on the strategies and tactics available to declarer are covered comprehensively in the early part of the book, while in later chapters, more advanced players will find ideas and topics that challenge their own understanding of the game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image365 Winning Bridge Tips
by Danny Kleinman
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272 pages. Paperback.

Can you learn from the errors of others? Here is a collection of problems, mostly very simple ones, that gave a variety of players, mostly "intermediate" but including occasional beginners and experts, some trouble. You won't find bidding problems worthy of the Master Solvers' Club (a monthly Bridge World feature), declarer-play problems fit for "Test Your Play" (another Bridge World feature) or . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image5-Card-Major Stayman (Standard American)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

More and more, strong-notrump users eliminate the age-old taboo against holding a five-card major for a one-notrump opening. Opening one notrump can avoid a difficult rebid problem or preempt an opponent out of a one-spade overcall. However, the opening side then faces the challenging problem of how to locate five-three (as well as four-four) major-suit fits. Here is a comprehensive approach to h . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image5-Card-Major Stayman (weak notrump) (Acol)
Master Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

More and more, strong-notrump users eliminate the age-old taboo against holding a five-card major for a one-notrump opening. Opening one notrump can avoid a difficult rebid problem or preempt an opponent out of a one-spade overcall. However, the opening side then faces the challenging problem of how to locate five-three (as well as four-four) major-suit fits. Here is a comprehensive approach to h . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image52 Bridge Mistakes To Avoid
by David Bird
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220 pages. Paperback.

Why are the world's top players so successful? They make very few basic mistakes! Players at a less exalted level often make the same mistakes over and over again throughout their bridge careers. In this book you will see 52 of the most frequent mistakes--in bidding, play and defense. The chapter on each mistake will contain several deals where the original player went wrong. It will end with som . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image57+ Bridge Conventions Made Easy
by Alvin Lesser
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164 pages. Paperback.

Clearly and concisely describes and expains conventions for all bridge players to maximize their bidding, enabling both partners to have an exact understanding of each other's bids. With over 200 charts and tables, and many examples, novice and intermediate bridge players can easily learn how to communicate the most popular bridge conventions. Advanced players are also able to learn new an unfami . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Bridge To Inspired Declarer Play
by Julian Laderman
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176 pages. Paperback.

Recognize what technique to use on each particular deal. This book addresses the thought processes that novice declarers must develop and practice. What features of a bridge hand lead an expert to select the correct line of play from all those available? The carefully chosen examples in this book will help advancing players to recognize those features and take action accordingly. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Bridge to Simple Squeezes
by Julian Laderman
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152 pages. Paperback.

Most bridge players find squeeze play the hardest technique to learn. It has unavoidable technical aspects that for many make it impenetrable. In this award-winning book, the reader is taken slowly and carefully through the basics, and by the end will be confident that they too can execute simple squeezes at the table. This second edition reflects many enhancements and improvements made to the or . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Christmas Stocking
by Frank Stewart
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64 pages. Hardcover.

A collection of humorous and interesting hands and holiday-related bridge tales. Begins with a gift inscription page for gift-giving. Frank Stewart is a leading bridge expert and a nationally-syndicated bridge columnist, and a regular contributor to the ACBL Bulletin. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Complete System for the Tournament Bridge Player
by Tugrul Kaban
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Paperback.

This book is designed as a ready-made complete system for the tournament player. The system framework is 2/1, which is laid bare in the first part of the book. Then comes the author's choice of conventions and methods to cover all practical aspects of bidding and carding, taking each part of the convention card in turn. Some of the conventions suggested are outside the mainstream such as Muiderbe . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Computer's Twist
Play Problems for you with Bridge Baron Analysis
by Jason Rosenfeld • Prahalad Rajkumar
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172 pages. Paperback.

Analyze deals and compare results with the Bridge Baron computer program. Not just your average book of bridge problems, this book provides challenging and entertaining bridge problems for you to enjoy and also includes a never before seen look inside the world of computer bridge. On each deal, after you have analyzed the deal and solved the problem, see how Bridge Baron fared on the deal and an . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA First Book Of Bridge Problems
by Patrick O'Connor
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119 pages. Paperback.

Comprises fifty problems in declarer play and defense for the beginning player, presented in approximate order of difficulty, with emphasis on planning the play at the first trick. The hands are presented to the reader as they would encounter them playing at the table. Unlike in a textbook, where topics are introduced systematically, there is no clue as to what type of play is required. Experienc . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Great Deal Of Bridge Problems
by Julian Pottage
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293 pages. Paperback.

This popular book contains 177 bridge problems, each one fresher than the last. Julian Pottage has developed a well-earned reputation as a great problem constructor. His answers are sharp, to the point, and usually make you say, "of course." "...a delight to work through." and "...a top shelf, value-for-money bridge book."--Tim Bourke . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Modern Approach to Two-Over-One
by Ken Eichenbaum
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117 pages. Paperback.

For those of you who wish to expand your horizons, this book may be the answer you have been looking for. A Modern Approach to Two-Over-One was written for the player who already uses a basic two-over-one approach, but is looking for more comprehensive methods to "glue" his system together. Special modern treatments and conventions are introduced to help cover the outer edges of the bell curve, a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Second Book of Bridge Problems
by Patrick O'Connor
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128 pages. Paperback.

Like the author's first book (A First Book of Bridge Problems, named Book of the Year for 2011 by the American Bridge Teachers Association), this sequel comprises fifty problems in declarer play and defense for the beginning or near-beginning player, presented in approximate order of difficulty. The problems are slightly more advanced than those in the first book. Experienced players recognize ce . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Study in Silver
by David Silver
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128 pages. Paperback.

This is a second collection of humorous bridge stories from the author of Tales out of School. This time Silver turns his satirical eye on the classics of film and literature: Sherlock Holmes, Moby Dick, and even Dracula cannot escape involvement in Professor Silver's adventures. As always, a wide selection of fascinating bridge hands makes the stories even more enjoyable. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Treasury Of Bidding Tips
554 Tips To Improve Your Partner's Game
by Eddie Kantar
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199 pages. Paperback.

554 tips on bidding, an updated version of one of Kantar's most popular books for intermediate players. Twenty years ago, Kantar set about distilling his bridge wisdom into a trilogy of books for the intermediate player, one each on Bidding, Play and Defense. Each consisted of several hundred short Tips, and the author believes that any reader who absorbs even a fraction of them will improve his . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageACBL Laws Of Rubber Bridge
2014 Edition
by ACBL (American Contract Bridge League)
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50 pages. Booklet.

. . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAccurate Cardplay
by Terence Reese • Roger Trezel
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232 pages. Paperback.

In the 1970s, two of the best bridge writers of all time collaborated on a series of eight small books on cardplay. Long out of print, these books are being republished now in two combined volumes, updated by Bridge magazine editor Mark Horton. Accurate Cardplay comprises Safety Plays in Bridge; Blocking and Unblocking Plays in Bridge; Elimination Play in Bridge; When to Duck and When to Win in B . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAcol Bridge Flipper
by Ron Klinger
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32 pages. Booklet.

This unique fast fact finder enables players to rapidly check important points in bidding and play. Acol Bridge Flipper is aimed at the vast number of people who already play and who want to improve. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAdvanced & Duplicate Bridge Student Text
by Shirley Silverman
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64 pages. Booklet.

Twenty lessons advanced course features: Weak two bid; Strong two club opening; Negative doubles; Forcing notrump response; Jacoby; Negative doubles; Counting out a hand; Duplicate lessons cover match point, team-of-four-play and tactics. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAdvanced Bridge Bidding for the 21st Century
by Max Hardy
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336 pages. Paperback.

Max Hardy follows his first volume, Standard Bridge Bidding for the 21st Century, with his comprehensive second volume, including contributions by expert players Grant Baze, Marty Bergen, Fred Hamilton, Jeff Meckstroth, Mike Passell, and Eddie Wold. "Max takes players to the next level, bringing them up to date with the system of choice of the top players in the world. He presents the concepts . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAdventures In Card Play
by Geza Ottlik • Hugh Kelsey
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288 pages. Paperback.

Geza Ottlik had a remarkable talent for discovering and analyzing strange and fascinating aspects of card play in bridge. This brilliant book is the result of his collaboration with Hugh Kelsey, whose skill at high-level analysis of bridge problems was equalled only by his ability as an instructive writer. Adventures in Card Play is universally regarded as one of the all-time great classics of br . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAfter Partner Passes
Number 36
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

How to be a difficult opponent as well as a helpful partner. How can you decide whether to open light in third seat? How to use Marty's Rule of 24 to know what your LHO has. Which conventions should you use after partner opens in third seat? . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAfter Your Opponent Opens
Number 9
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Knowing what to do after your right hand opponent opens is crucial. On 50% of the deals you play, the player who opens the bidding is your opponent. When that opponent is your right hand opponent the player in the hot seat is YOU. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAppeals Committee (Books 1 and 2)
by The Bridge World
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80 pages. Booklet.

These booklets are a pleasant way to learn the rules, know your rights, and make informed judgments. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAround the World in 80 Hands
by Zia Mahmood • David Burn
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256 pages. Paperback.

Taking you from world championship tournaments to big-money rubber-bridge games, this book puts you at the table as thousands of dollars (or a world title) change hands on the turn of a card. In the smoke-filled clubs of London and New York, characters such as Harry the Horse, Moonbeam, Godzilla, and Hannibal the Cannibal play for high stakes. World championships hang in the balance in Chile, Ita . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageArrow Through the Heart
by David Bird
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Paperback.

David Bird's third book of Robin Hood bridge stories provides a feast of entertainment for his fans. The 27 stories contain 113 splendid deals and provide the laugh-aloud humor and painless instruction for which the author is renowned. The cast list features Robin Hood, Maid Marian and the Outlaws - also their arch-enemies, the Sheriff of Nottingham and his hapless side-kick, Sir Guy of Gisborne . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAt The Table
by Bob Hamman • Brent Manley
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292 pages. Paperback.

The autobiography of the world's #1 rated bridge player for 20 straight years. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAvoidance Play
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBack Through The Pack
by Julian Pottage
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266 pages. Paperback.

One of today's most popular and successful bridge authors offers a sequel to one of the most popular and successful bridge books of all time. All fifty-two members of the pack have stories to tell and deuces and treys are attended to with the same respect accorded aces and kings. The cards are a bit more worldly than they were, but just as sentimental. Suspend your disbelief and travel to a timel . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBarbara Seagram's Beginning Bridge
by Barbara Seagram • Linda Lee
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208 pages. Paperback.

For complete beginners; covers every aspect of the game, with user-friendly tips. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBattling the Best
My Journey Through the 2014 Reisinger
by Sartaj Hans
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209 pages. Paperback.

More than just a book of great hands (there are, of course, lots of great hands), this book features Sartaj's distinctive take on high-level bridge: the ups and downs of playing in the ACBL's toughest event, the psychology of great performance at bridge. Many hands are the type not featured in books--the in-the-trenches battles for overtricks in mundane partscore contracts that are the heart and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBeat The Experts At Bridge
by Danny Roth
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254 pages. Paperback.

Ever wish you had a syndicated bridge column? Not if Danny Roth were looking over your shoulder! In "Spot the Bridge Writer's Blunder", he took columnists to task for sloppy and just plain wrong analyses. In "Beat The Experts in Bridge" he checks up on 88 "sour" etudes. Then he asks, "What was wrong with that?" Finally, he shows you how the melody should have gone. You'll learn plenty and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBecoming A Bridge Expert
by Frank Stewart
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300 pages. Paperback.

A compendium of advice for the improving player from one of North America's best-known bridge teachers and writers. Each tip is bite-sized - 3-4 pages in length - so the reader can dip in briefly and still take away an important idea. As well as the usual sections on bidding, play and defense, the author includes much advice on the psychological aspects of the game, including how to be a good par . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBergen For The Defense
How to Defeat More Contracts
by Marty Bergen
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216 pages. Hardcover.

Techniques Every Defender Must Know! Opening leads, signals, holdup plays, uppercuts, and a whole lot more. Guaranteed to do wonders for your bridge game, this book shows you the right way to size up the hand when dummy is tabled. ? How to know when not to "Cover an honor with an honor" ? Which signals every partnership must play ? How to find the killing lead against a slam ? Why you sho . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBergen Raises
Number 6
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Marty strips away the mysths and tells it like it is. A must read for every player who wants to know more about Bergen Raises. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBergen's Best Bridge Quizzes - Vol. 1
Sharpen Your Skills and Fill In the Gaps
by Marty Bergen
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80 pages. Paperback.

This interactive book uses Q&A with thorough, helpful explanations to allow the reader to test himself on bidding, declarer play, defense and opening leads. A brand-new series, guaranteed to improve your game and help you win more often. ? Understand how to invite slam without getting too high ? Know how to squeeze your opponents (and not yourself) ? OBAR-BIDS: competitive bidding and op . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBergen's Best Bridge Tips
Read Today - Win Tomorrow!
by Marty Bergen
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72 pages. Paperback.

A new series, guaranteed to improve your game and help you win more often. Here's a chance to learn valuable secrets on bidding, declarer play and defense: ? Learn how you can play ?2 against 1" ? How to avoid trouble after opening light in third seat ? What must you know about balancing ? When is it okay to bid notrump without a stopper ? When should declarer not count losers in a su . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBest of the Early 60's
by The Bridge World
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48 pages. Booklet.

Includes articles by Kantar, Reese, Roth, Rubens, Truscott, and others. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBetter Balanced Bidding
The Banzai Method Master Bridge
by David Jackson • Ron Klinger
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144 pages. Paperback.

Are you often surprised that you have stopped in 1NT or 2NT and game is easy? Are you regularly disappointed to be in 3NT or 6NT and find that the contract is very poor even though you seem to have enough points? * If so, this book provides the reasons why your results are not always as good as you want. The main cause is that for balanced hands the point count with which you are familiar is not . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBetter Balancing with Bergen
Number 24
Competitive Bidding Secrets
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Competitive Bidding Secrets from Marty Bergen . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBetter Bidding Judgement The Bergen Way
Understanding 1NT Forcing
by Marty Bergen
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48 pages. Paperback.

Regardless of your system, 1NT is the likely response to an opening bid in a major. You can acquire the judgement needed to make the right rebids, raises and responses: ? Which hands should respond 1NT, and which hands should not ? "6-4 bid more." But should opener rebid the 6, or show the 4? ? "It's NOT Impossible." Responder's Impossible 2 Spade Rebid. ? When responder is a passed han . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBetter Bridge With a Better Memory
How Mnemonics Will Improve Your Game
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

This book will help you strengthen your memory in relation to the conventions you use and strategies you employ in bidding and play. A book to strengthen your memory in relation to the conventions you use and the strategies you employ in bidding and play. Better Bridge with a Better Memory 'goes beyond ... wide-ranging advice ... and investigates one specific technique in detail. The method demon . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBetter Rebidding With Bergen
Over 150 Examples with Detailed Explanations
by Marty Bergen
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72 pages. Paperback.

This book focuses on opener's second bid after partner's one - level response. Topics covered include reverses, rebidding a five card suit, how to bid 6 - 4 hands, and rebids when responder is a passed hand. This book is perfect for the improving player, with many examples and very clear explanations: ? Reverses: get the real scoop on an essential topic ? Is it ever correct for opener to re . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBetter Signalling Now
by Mark Horton
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128 pages. Paperback.

Good defensive carding agreements can improve the scores of any partnership in any session they play. This text takes readers through the modern options in terms of defensive signalling, and allows them to construct a system that suits their own style. Based on a previous book by the same author, this revised edition incorporates numerous suggestions and improvements from experts Tim Bourke and S . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBetter Slam Bidding With Bergen
Companion workbook to Slam Bidding Made Easier
by Marty Bergen
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64 pages. Booklet.

YOU CAN Bid Slams Better! This perfect compliment to Slam Bidding Made Easier is loaded with valuable tips. A must-read for all players who want to bid slams better. Many helpful checklists are included to help solidify your partnership. In addition, you will learn: ? The only sure-fire way to improve your slam bidding. ? Which agreements are essential for all RKC players. ? How to evalua . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBid Better - Much Better
(Std. American Edition)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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128 pages. Paperback.

Bidding theorists search long and hard for just the right combination of meanings that will produce the most efficient techniques for bidding in a given area. The author presents a non-standard but high-level problem-solving approach to responding to one notrump. The reader is offered ample opportunity to practice the different features on example deals, and can expeirment with the system in stag . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBid Better, Play Better
by Dorothy Hayden Truscott
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176 pages. Paperback.

This classic book on bridge, a best-seller for more than 30 years, has been totally revised by the author. It helps a beginner follow the road to expertise, and allows a traditional bidder to move into the world of modern bidding. Quizzes at the end of most chapters permit readers to test themselves. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBid More, Play More, Enjoy More, Win More
by Matthew Thomson
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268 pages. Paperback.

Expand your Bridge Horizons: Adoption of the bridge advice and strategies presented in this book into your game will result in you bidding more, declaring more, winning more, and enjoying your bridge more. The author's advice is to always evaluate your hand, and to show your "shape before strength". Better contracts and better bridge will be your reward. The book is best employed as a constant co . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBid To Win - Play For Pleasure
by George Rosenkranz • Phillip Alder
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428 pages. Paperback.

The Romex system has enjoyed considerable success in national championships throughout North America. This book sets out to present in the first half a simple version of the system. You will learn the basic structure with the key use of controls losers and cover cards to aid the location of accurate contracts. Given that you will use the Romex opening bids you can become familiar with them by . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBidding at Bridge: A Quizbook
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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159 pages. Paperback.

The third in an award-winning series for near-beginners, this book gives the reader a chance to practice the principles on which sound bidding is based, from the opening bid onward. Bridge teachers and students will find this book invaluable. The same author team produced Declarer Play at Bridge: A Quizbook, which was named the 2013 Book of the Year by the American Bridge Teachers' Association. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBidding On Target
by George Rosenkranz • Alan Truscott
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292 pages. Paperback.

Includes sections on Constructive Bidding Slams Preempts Competitive problems and Modern Warfare. "One way to improve your results at the bridge table is to discuss bidding situations with your partner. The more agreements you have the less likely you are to have a misunderstanding. And any understanding is better than no understanding. If you want to improve your results by your partner and y . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBig Deal
A Memoir from the Wonderful World of Bridge
by Augie Boehm
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220 pages. Paperback.

In this charming memoir, Augie Boehm shares tales and insights from his unique perspectives as an expert bridge player and a world-class musician. The book chronicles Augie's life journeys and reveals the highs and lows of a life in and around the game of bridge, from the highest-level tournaments to the most-dubious bridge club in Times Square; from the carriage trade to luxurious cruise ship . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBoehm's Basic Bridge Book
by Augie Boehm
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34 pages. Booklet.

Summarizes essentials; includes extensive glossary and chart of conventions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBoehm's Card Play Essentials
by Augie Boehm
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56 pages. Paperback.

If you have already taken beginner bridge classes and feel uncertain about how to play or defend a hand, this booklet is right for you. You won't find endplays, squeezes or other rarities: what you will find are the card play techniques that occur with the greatest frequency and therefore present the most common challenges. For the most part, all four hands are displayed in the illustrated deal . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBreaking The Bridge Rules
First Hand Play
by Barry Rigal
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176 pages. Paperback.

Rules are made to be broken, and bridge is no exception. The first of a planned four-book series on cardplay, this book deals with situations where the player who is on lead - defender or declarer, at the start of the deal or in the middle - needs to do something that involves ostensibly 'breaking the rules'. Not, obviously, the rules of bridge itself, but the well-tried adages that every player . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge At A Glance
by Audrey Grant
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31 pages. Booklet.

At a Glance is a quick reference of the material in Audrey Grant's award-winning Bridge Basics series. This easy-to-use summary works in conjunction with her books, which provide the reasoning behind these guidelines. This 32-page booklet fits right inside your Conventions Card for easy reference. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge At The Breakfast Table
by Paul Thurston
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160 pages. Paperback.

Former Canadian champion Paul Thurston writes a daily bridge column in the National Post, one of Canada's two national newspapers. This is a collection of some of his best and most interesting articles--tips, oddities, and just plain interesting deals and stories. The perfect book for those long summer evenings at the cottage! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge At The Cranmer Club
by Adam Parrish
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134 pages. Paperback.

Adam Parrish's entertaining and educational book tells the story of a night at the local bridge club. Up-and-comer Aaron is playing with Tony, one of the top players in the club. The colorful characters who come to their table each round are perhaps even more interesting than the hands they play. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge At The Edge
by Boye Brogeland • David Bird
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245 pages. Paperback.

An in-depth, over-the-shoulder look at top-level bridge. While describing almost 200 deals that he played in World and European Championships, one of the world's best players, Boye Brogeland, discusses bidding and cardplay, as well as his approach to the mental side of the game. This is a fascinating glimpse into the thought processes of a champion bridge player, as well as a look at state-of-the . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge At The Enigma Club
by Peter Winkler
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184 pages. Paperback.

Robert Tischman is just looking for a game of bridge, but when a mysterious woman persuades him to partner her in a two-session event at the Engima Club, he gets much more than that. This is a book that can be enjoyed on several levels: 1) as a fun read with lots of great bridge deals; 2) as a glimpse of what the game might be like if technology were applied to it with more imagination; 3) as an . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Basics
(Std. American Edition)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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128 pages. Paperback.

This unusual book combines the traditional approach to learning bridge, where the students is presented with all the rules and basic procedures together, with the modern idea of using a series of simpler games to enable gradual learning of the aspects that distinguish bridge from other games. Combines the classic introductory approach with a short version of introducing the student to bridge thro . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Basics 1: An Introduction
by Audrey Grant
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202 pages. Paperback.

This book starts at the beginning, introducing the mechanics of the game through its history. It covers the fundamentals of the three aspects of the game . . . bidding, play, and defense. 32 prepared deals carefully give you a chance to practice what you've learned. The concepts and information presented are the most current and accurate available, developed with the assistance of the game's . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Basics 2: Competitive Bidding
by Audrey Grant
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227 pages. Paperback.

This book covers the concepts needed when both sides are bidding for the contract. It introduces the basic competitive tools--preemptive opening bids, overcalls, and takeout doubles. The concepts and information presented are the most current available, developed with the assistance of the game's top champions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Basics 3: Popular Conventions
by Audrey Grant
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222 pages. Paperback.

This book covers the common conventions that today's plays are expected to know. It introduces the Stayman conventions, Jacoby transfer bids, the strong artificial 2 clubs opening, Blackwood and Gerber. The concepts and information presented are the most current and accurate available, developed with the assistance of the game's top champions. The material is presented in a clear and well-or . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Behind Bars
by Julian Pottage • Marc Smith
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208 pages. Paperback.

"There was a loud metallic thud as the outside door closed behind Timothy Newman. So this is my new home then, he thought. Prison. Clink. The slammer. Prison is no place for an ordinary, law-abiding, middle-class guy like me, he reflected. Not even Great Yarborough Prison." But it turns out that prison life in Great Yarborough has a silver lining for Tim -- bridge. An expert player, he finds that . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Below The Belt
by Larry Cohen • Liz Davis
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238 pages. Paperback.

If you've ever played bridge, come kibitz this unforgettable cast of characters. You'll get a behind the scenes, tongue-in-cheek look at the egos and eccentricities behind the world's most exciting card game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Conventions in Depth
by Matthew Granovetter • Pamela Granovetter
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290 pages. Paperback.

These wonderful agreements and gadgets turn your everyday bidding system into something personal, something that fits the exact style that you and your partner want to play. And now you can choose from some seventy expert-level ideas to add to your bidding arsenal, quickly and painlessly. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Conventions, Defences and Countermeasures
by Ron Klinger
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160 pages. Paperback.

Conventions are a vital element of bidding in bridge, and unless they are clearly understood, they can be destructive. Ron Klinger, one of the world's top bridge teachers, explains each convention, exploring in detail how it can be used--and how it is often misused. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Crosswords
by Jeff Chen
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74 pages. Paperback.

Now bridge players who enjoy crosswords can combine their favorite pastimes! For this book, New York Times and Los Angeles Times crossword constructor Jeff Chen has designed 52 brand-new crosswords with bridge-themed clues and solutions, providing hours of challenge and fun. The puzzles in this book range from Easy (NY Times Monday level) to Challenging (NY Times Thursday level). Jeff Chen's cro . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Director's Companion
Sixth Edition.
by Larry Harris
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64 pages. Spiral bound.

Designed to supplement the Laws of Duplicate Bridge and Groner's Duplicate Bridge Direction, this is a ready reference guide for directors. Consisting of thorough explanations of laws and movements, the manual will help streamline and simplify the director's tasks. Contains ACBL scoring information. "Directors who sometimes have problems with movements or with interpretations of the laws will wel . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Endplays For Everyone
by David Bird
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271 pages. Paperback.

This straightforward book makes endplays understandable. The endplay is an aspect of declarer play at bridge that many players think is beyond them. Yet while endplays can be extremely complex, the basic principles are not. Five years ago, David Bird wrote Bridge Squeezes for Everyone, a book about an even more complex topic that has become a modern classic. Using the same straightforward, conver . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge For Children
(Std. American Edition)
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

This book expands on the author's original research into using a series of games, each slighty more complicated than the last, to build up the student's knowledge until it reaches bridge. Learning approaches are matched to approximate age levels. Suggestions for parents include how to supplement the activities offered here and how to pursue a child's interest further. Teaching bridge through a se . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Helper
by Norma Sands
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8 pages. Booklet.

Newly revised with current trends, this is a convenient summary of point count bidding based on five-card majors. Provides concise, easy-to-find information with a section on opening leads . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge In 3 Weeks
by Alan Truscott
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224 pages. Paperback.

A comprehensive, 3-week, day-by-day bridge course for the beginner by the bridge editor of The New York Times. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge in The Menagerie
by Victor Mollo
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168 pages. Paperback.

Bridge in the Menagerie is on any list of the all-time top ten books on the game. Everyone can relate to the characters, the bridge hands are brilliant, and the stories themselves hilarious. This is the book against which all subsequent attempts at bridge humor are measured. It has been out of print for some time, and is reissued now with illustrations by bridge cartoonist Bill Buttle. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge In Wonderland
by Jeff Rubens
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40 pages. Booklet.

Includes the complete "Alice" series and Jeff's first Bridge World article (all from issues in the 1960's), featuring dazzling card play in delightful settings. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Made Easy
(Std. American Edition)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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92 pages. Booklet.

Teaching experience suggests that a successful way to introduce bridge is through a series of gentle increments in the form of gradually more complex games. Here, pioneer of the technique provides a step by step plan for teaching yourself or guiding your instruction of others. A breakdown of the giant step into bridge to a series of simpler games, each of which introduces another aspects of the t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Master vs. Bridge Amateur
by Mark Horton
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184 pages. Paperback.

What makes a bridge expert, and why does he always come out on top compared to the average club player? No, it's not the ability to execute esoteric squeezes and endplays - they simply don't come up enough to account for the way the experts consistently win against weaker opposition. This book is a collection of deals that illustrate the difference between the expert player and the would-be exper . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Mix: Chocolate-coated Contracts And Plenty Of Nuts
by Paul Holtham
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160 pages. Paperback.

Think Douglas Adams with a dash of Victor Mollo, and get ready for a wild ride! Whether you look at this as a novel, or as a linked series of short stories, it represents the arrival of a brilliantly imaginative new writer of bridge fiction. Fast-paced, crazy, funny, full of great bridge deals in settings that vary from a major bridge tournament through ancient Egypt to outer space, this book tak . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Mix: The Bridge Cartoons of Charles M. Schulz
by Charles M. Schulz
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64 pages. Paperback.

In the late 1950's, with his masterwork "Peanuts" already rolling, Charles Schulz decided that newspapers needed a new feature, a single panel cartoon about bridge. Each week of "It's Only A Game" featured one bridge strip... and here they are! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Movies and Post-Mortems
by The Bridge World
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40 pages. Booklet.

Contains problems (the movies) and delightful rehashes from tournaments. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge On A Shoestring
by Michael Schoenborn
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215 pages. Paperback.

A fictionalized account of growing up as a bridge player in Toronto in the 1960s and 1970s, based closely on the author's own experiences. Great characters, great stories, great bridge hands--what more could you want? . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Out Of School
by Bill Townsend
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146 pages. Paperback.

What do you think of the central idea? Students who dont have the capabilities to cope with the "hard" sciences and math can take bridge classes instead. After all, it is a subject that deals with critical thinking and has language implications! Is that a look at our future? The bridge and the plot of this book are inextricably interwoven. There are heroes, heroines, villains, love, blackmail, an . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Philosopher 3
by James S. Kauder
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302 pages. Paperback.

He's back! That old curmudgeon, the Bridge Philosopher, is back for a third try at explaining the art of dummy play. He claims that he is losing his memory, but he hasn't lost his ability to reason or to analyze a bridge hand in an instant. And, as usual, he has cogent (often biting) comments to make about the sad state of affairs in the world at large: the rising cost of living; unfunded Social . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Philosopher 4
by James S. Kauder
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174 pages. Paperback.

Surprise! Yet again that old curmudgeon, the Bridge Philosopher, is back. This fourth book in the Bridge Philosopher Series, once again does a great job of explaining the art of dummy play. Contrary to the author's prediction, he has not yet lost his memory, and certainly not his quick ability to analyze a bridge hand and amuse you in the process. His infamous wit will give you a glimpse into wor . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Probability And Information
by Robert F. MacKinnon
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242 pages. Paperback.

While firmly rooted in sound mathematics, this is a book that aims to be accessible to any bridge player. It develops the ideas of probability and information theory and applies them to bridge in a way no previous author has done. Concepts such as Vacant Spaces, Restricted Choice, and how splits in one suit affect the probabilities in other suits, are discussed in depth. Readers will emerge with . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Problems for a New Millennium
by Julian Pottage
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160 pages. Paperback.

In this quiz book, British author Julian Pottage has compiled a set of challenges that will test the reader's ability both as declarer and on defense. The hands are organized by theme, so readers are able to concentrate on a particular aspect of card-play if they wish. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Puzzles For Children
Simple Card Play Problems To Introduce Them To This Wonderful Game
by David H. Levin
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128 pages. Paperback.

Contains more than 90 simple card play problems. Ideal for youngsters in grades two through six who have had little or no exposure to the game of contract bridge. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Smarts
A Path to Bridge Success
by Augie Boehm
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140 pages. Paperback.

Winner of the ABTA 2016 Book of the Year award. Bridge success is the result of many factors: talent, knowledge, experience, and, to a surprising extent, luck. But there are other, perhaps less obvious, factors that are well within your control, such as maintaining stamina, an even temperment, and concentration. What to focus on? Start with evaluating what your hand is worth as an auction develop . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Squeezes Complete: Winning Endplay Strategy
2nd Edition
by Clyde E. Love
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364 pages. Paperback.

This book was first published in 1959, and quickly became one of the classics of the game. Generations of bridge players have learned the fundamentals of squeeze play from Love. The original version has been out of print for some time, however, and it is now being republished in its first revision in 50 years. In its new modernized form, the concepts and terminology are much more accessible, and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Squeezes for Everyone
by David Bird
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221 pages. Paperback.

Did you always think squeezes were too difficult? Or perhaps you know the basics but now you want to learn about more complex and advanced squeeze positions? If you fit either of these categories, or even if you just want to improve your understanding of an important aspect of declarer play, this book is for you. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge The Silver Way
by David Silver
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192 pages. Paperback.

A wonderful general interest book for all players. If you've read Silver's A Study in Silver or Tales out of School you're sure to love this book as well. David Silver's first two books of humorous bridge stories have received terrific reviews, and this new collection will be welcome by his many fans. Our familiar cast of characters (Wright Cardinal, Brad Bullock, Bruce Gowdy, and of course, Prof . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge with Bells and Whistles
by Mary Ann Dufresne • Marion Ellingsen
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224 pages. Paperback.

There are plenty of bridge books for serious players, and also a number of books for raw beginners. However, very little has been published for the player who has completed the Basic course and is now ready to add a few 'bells and whistles' to his or her game. This book conducts a thorough review of all the bidding ideas and concepts encountered in a Beginner course on bridge, and takes the reade . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge With Jackie Book 1
by A. Moyse Jr.
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40 pages. Booklet.

Join our favorite curmudgeon in everyone's favorite battle-of-the-sexes spanning four decades. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge, Zia... And Me
by Michael Rosenberg
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192 pages. Paperback.

One of the world's top bridge players chronicles his career from his early days growing up in the UK to his position today as one of the world's best. Rosenberg and the flamboyant Zia Mahmood, who also now lives in the US, are one of the world's best partnerships. Here we learn how they first met and started playing together. There are fascinating and funny anecdotes from Rosenberg's own career, . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge: Defending Together
by Freddie North
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160 pages. Paperback.

It's important that partners cooperate--interpreting the bidding correctly and being on the same wavelength--and here's how they can do just that. There are answers to such questions as "What can I infer from my partner's lead?" and "Is my partner's suggested line of defense worth pursuing?" as well as discussions of maintaining communication, avoiding a bath coup, blocking and unblocking, creati . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge: Defense at Trick One
by David J. Weiss
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192 pages. Paperback.

Teaches counting and defending intelligently based on the information available. Collection off 60 deals is presented as problems for the third hand player at trick one. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBuilding a Bidding System
by Roy Hughes
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176 pages. Paperback.

This book discusses the theory of bridge bidding for advanced players, with emphasis on the principles that need to underpin an effective bidding system. These include the concepts of Useful Space, Relays, Transfers, Dialogue Bidding, as well as the conflicting needs for a system that is robust, antagonistic, and also accurate. The ideas are illustrated with dozens of example hands from champions . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBumblepuppy Days
by Julian Laderman
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264 pages. Paperback.

The origins of the game of bridge have been shrouded in mystery... but no longer. Tracing the development of the game and the fascinating characters who played it from whist through to auction bridge and eventually contract, the author reveals the missing link, and demonstrates how the world's most popular card game came into being. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCalf
by Krzysztof Martens
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165 pages. Paperback.

Practice in developing the level of concentration needed to act effectively on defense. Includes techniques and pitfalls to avoid. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCamouflage, Waiting Bid
Bidding Like Music
by Krzysztof Martens
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175 pages. Paperback.

When to give the table accurate information, when to conceal it, and when to broadcast misinformation. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCan You Win the USBC Team Trials 2013?
by Matthias Felmy
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290 pages. Paperback.

In quiz format, this book presents bidding, declarer play and defensive problems taken from the deals that occurred during the final of the 2013 USBC Team Trials. Compare your solutions to the plays and bids actually made, and see how you would have scored if you had been playing. In-depth analysis of each deal is given. The analyses include discussion of several advanced topics such as countin . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCanada's Bridge Warriors
by Roy Hughes
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336 pages. Paperback.

For more than 30 years, Toronto's Eric Murray and Sami Kehela could claim to be one of the best bridge pairs in the world. Indeed, at times they were probably the best pair in the world. In this book, for the first time, the full story of their bridge partnership is told - the story of a Canadian pair who overcame the odds to dominate North American bridge, but always to have the ultimate prize, . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCard By Card
by Roy Hughes
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192 pages. Paperback.

This book gives the reader a chance to watch an expert play a number of hands, either as declarer or defender. Most of the hands come from the author's own experience of top-level play. As usual in this type of presentation, the reader is offered the opportunity to make his own decisions at critical points in the play, and will be able to learn from situations where an expert took a different lin . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCard Play Technique
Or The Art Of Being Lucky
Second Edition.
by Victor Mollo • Nico Gardener
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310 pages. Paperback.

This is perhaps the single most-requested out-of-print bridge book, and is widely regarded as the best intermediate-level book on card play ever written. Gardener's technical expertise and Mollo's witty writing style combine to provide a unique instructional experience. This new edition has been revised and modernized by Bridge Magazine editor Mark Horton. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCardinal Sins
by Terence Reese • David Bird
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160 pages. Paperback.

The card-play exploits of the monks at St. Titus have a special place in bridge literature and their fame has now spread round the world. This is a further collection of highly entertaining stories from the monastery with, of course, a mass of brilliant and instructive bridge. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCardplay Fundamentals
by Easley Blackwood • Keith Hanson
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114 pages. Paperback.

Designed to help you improve your declarer play and defensive techniques. How to develop extra tricks, planning your contract, basic card combinations and much more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCelestial Cardplay
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

As ever, the irascible Abbot makes his acerbic presence felt and the long-suffering fraternity diverts itself with much entertaining and excitingly interesting Bridge, in the 10th collection of this celebrated series. The pompous and self-important Abbot hosts a tricky visit from Monsignor Vecchio, a representative of the Vatican authorities. Everything must be done to ensure that the visitor, a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageChallenge Your Declarer Play
by Danny Roth
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128 pages. Paperback.

In this quiz book, the well-known author, Danny Roth, has compiled a set of challenges that will test readers' ability as a declarer, and at the same time, introduce some stratagems that may be unfamiliar. The hands are tougher than those in Focus on Declarer Play, and they are not presented in the same teaching mode, rather, they are in a random order as one might encounter them at the bridge ta . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageClassic Kantar
by Eddie Kantar
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192 pages. Paperback.

Eddie Kantar is not only one of today's best bridge writers, he's also one of the funniest. His two previous collections, Bridge Humor and The Best of Eddie Kantar, have been out of print for some years, and are still much sought after. For Classic Kantar, Eddie has selected the very best stories from the two previous books, and has added many new ones. As always, he pokes fun at the top experts, . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageClever Plays In The Trump Suit
by David Bird
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206 pages. Paperback.

An intermediate-level discussion of declarer play, this book focuses on the power of the trump suit. Its subjects include trump timing--should you draw all the defenders' trumps straight away, some of their trumps, or perhaps perform some other vital task first? -- and situations where you need to unblock in the trump suit or to put a defender on lead with a trump. The reader will learn how to ma . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageClues from the Bidding at Bridge
by Julian Pottage
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160 pages. Paperback.

Defenders invariably base their strategy on declarer's bidding. Yet so often declarers fail to return the compliment: they flail away without a thought of what the defenders have or have not done. Just one bid from an opponent may tip off declarer to the winning play - perhaps warning of a bad break or that a finesse is doomed. When the defenders have made several bids the declarer may be able to . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCompetitive Bidding
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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208 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCompetitive Bidding in the 21st Century
by Marshall Miles
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240 pages. Paperback.

In this book, written for serious tournament players, Miles addresses the the complex arena of competitive bidding methods. Miles discusses current thinking, and recommends methods which will continue to be playable as bridge enters the 21st century. This book will appeal to more serious readers but can be enjoyed thoroughly by the advancing player. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCompetitive Bidding With Two-Suited Hands
by Max Hardy
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154 pages. Paperback.

He addresses inadequacies in standard methods and suggests invauable answers to previously ignored bidding problems. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCompetitive Doubles
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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120 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageConcise Bridge
by
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Paperback.

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Item ImageConventions After a Major Suit Opening
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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152 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageConventions After a Notrump Opening
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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230 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageConventions Today
by Brian Senior
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Paperback.

Learn the Latest and Greatest. The best and most popular conventions in every area of bidding explained. Whatever your preferred system of bidding, you and your partner will inevitably play a number of conventions. This book will not only help you to decide what to incorporate into your partnership's armory, but also help you to understand the many weapons that might be used against you at the ta . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageConventions Useful with 2/1
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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140 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageConventions Useful with Strong Hands
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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130 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCountdown to Winning Bridge
by Tim Bourke • Marc Smith
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216 pages. Paperback.

Did you ever notice how the bridge experts always seem to know where every card is? How their finesses always seem to succeed? How their guesses are nearly always perfect? This book won't teach you how to play quite that well, but it will introduce you to some very simple techniques that the experts use on play and defense. As declarer or defender, counting the hand is the one thing that will hel . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCounting at Bridge
Number 28
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Counting is crucial to playing well, and you can learn how to do it. Marty shows you when, how and what to think about. On many hands, you can know an opponent's distribution or the location of an honor etc. "Counting to a bridge player is similar to an actor learning his lines - it doesn't guarantee success, but you can't succeed without it." George Kaufman . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCreating Trump Tricks (Defense)
Number 16
Secrets of Good Defense
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

In my opinion, defense is definitely the most difficult part of the game. There are so many things to think about, starting with: What do you know about declarer's hand? What do you know about partner's hand? . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCuebidding at Bridge
A Modern Approach
by Ken Rexford
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200 pages. Paperback.

Everyone knows that control-showing bids are the expert route to slam, but it is remarkable hard to find a comprehensive treatment of this vital area of the game. Until now, that is. This is an exhaustive work, covering a lot of territory. The average reader won't agree with everything he reads - and it would be a mammoth undertaking to try and adopt it all - but it will get them thinking about t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCuebids in a Nutshell
by Dee Berry
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132 pages. Spiral bound.

The ability to grasp and use one single bridge tool, the cuebid, is the way to most easily judge those players who will make real progress in bridge. "Cuebids in a Nutshell" is dedicated to advancing students and players who want a firm grasp of the cuebid in it's many guises. Cuebid more and win more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCut For Partners
by S. J. Simon
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128 pages. Paperback.

Reprint of the long out of print sequel to "Why You Lose at Bridge" featuring the four unforgettable, fictional players: The Unlucky Expert, Mrs. Guggenheim, Mr. Smug, and Futile Willie. "Cut for Partners" chronicles further adventures of the foursome introduced earlier. But where "Why You Lose" . . . emphasized technique first, the author's theories second, and entertainment third, the follow-up . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeadly Defence
by Wladyslaw Izdebski • Roman Krzemien • Ron Klinger
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192 pages. Paperback.

This book covers every important aspect in bridge to make good bridge players into excellent defenders. It deals with opening leads (how to convey maximum information), defensive play when playing second hand, third hand and also when you are first to play to a trick, how to use signals more effectively and how to think on defence like an expert. This is the most interesting and important book on . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeadly Endplay
A Pemberton Bridge Club Mystery
by Ken Allan
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216 pages. Paperback.

If Miss Marple's village had boasted a bridge club, it might have been very like the one in Pemberton, the North Ontario setting for this Canadian mystery novel. The story evokes the slow pace of life in a small rural town, and whether there even was a murder is part of the mystery. The game of bridge is closely interwoven with the lives of the people in Pemberton -- we meet the characters partly . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeadly Hold-up
by Jim Priebe
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152 pages. Paperback.

Art Fraser, the bridge-playing detective who made his debut in Takeout Double, has left Buffalo and moved his new family to Florida, where he is setting up as a private investigator. However, he's soon called back North to Boston, where a robbery at the ACBL Fall Nationals has left one man dead and a whole lot of money missing. The local homicide cops aren't overjoyed to have Fraser involved, but . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeath In Duplicate
by Carole Coplea
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288 pages. Paperback.

A mysterious illness...two dead bridge...players--what's going on at Kensington College? Detective Christina DiLongo's investigation leads her to a close scrutiny of the bridge club and its members. But would anyone really commit murder over a bridge game? . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeceptive Card Play
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeceptive Declarer Play
The Art Of Bamboozling At Bridge (Vol. 1)
by Barry Rigal
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158 pages. Paperback.

Would you like to beat some unbeatable contracts? Would you like to make some unmakable contracts? Would you like to become a bridge magician? This book will show you the way to improve your game, amaze your partner, and befuddle your opponents. Deception is a bomb which can be used to explode the defense. But, be careful! To avoid being hoist on your own petard, listen to Barry Rigal, the muniti . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeceptive Defense
The Art Of Bamboozling At Bridge (Vol. 2)
by Barry Rigal
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210 pages. Paperback.

Would you like to beat some unbeatable contracts? Would you like to make some unmakable contracts? Would you like to become a bridge magician? This book will show you the way to improve your game, amaze your partner, and befuddle your opponents. Deception in the hands of a defender is a two edged sword. While trying to slice up the declarer, you may wound your partner. Listen to Barry Rigal, the . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeceptive Play
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeclarer Play At Bridge: A Quizbook
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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151 pages. Paperback.

Planning the Play of a Bridge Hand, by the same author team, was named the 2010 Book of the Year by the American Bridge Teachers' Association. Building on the success of that title, this book gives near-beginners a chance to practice the principles on which sound declarer play is based: count your winners, count your losers, make a plan. This is not just a series of problem hands, however. E . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDeclarer Play The Bergen Way
How to Make More Contracts
by Marty Bergen
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216 pages. Hardcover.

Techniques every declarer must know. 2005 Bridge Book of the Year. Guaranteed to do wonders for your bridge game, this book shows you the right way to size up the hand when dummy is tabled. One of the most popular bridge authors of our time, Marty Bergen, Mr. POINTS SCHMOINTS, explains: ? What to count, and how to do it the easy way ? How to find extra entries when they are most needed ? Wh . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefend Or Declare
72 Deals To Test Your Bridge Skill
by Julian Pottage
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144 pages. Paperback.

How good an analyst are you? In 2003, Julian Pottage's Play or Defend won the IBPA Book of the Year award. Using an usual bridge problem format, it gave readers all four hands and challenged them to decide whether they wanted to play or defend. Almost ten years later, this sequel comprises 72 new problems, presented in the same fashion, and asking the same question: defend or declare? These are n . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefend These Hands with Me
by Julian Pottage
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192 pages. Paperback.

Julian Pottage worked on a number of books with the late Terence Reese, and this one pays homage to a man who was certainly the best bridge writer of his time. One of Reese's classics, Play these hands with me, pioneered the 'over-the-shoulder' style of bridge writing. What that book did for declarer play, the present one will do for defense: the reader can follow the thinking of an expert player . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefend With Your Life
by Terence Reese • Eddie Kantar
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150 pages. Paperback.

This joint venture between Bridge experts Eddie Kantar and Terence Reese offers a random selection of problems. Complex enough to keep you awake at night, but practical enough to offer solutions that can be applied to similiar situations at the bridge table. If you work at the problems in the right way, assembling all the information available, you will find your notions of defensive play will be . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefending at Bridge: A First Course
by Bill Treble
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160 pages. Paperback.

Just the facts, ma'am. The basics of defense at bridge in eight short, clearly explained lessons, with lots of practical examples. Topics include opening leads, signaling, second- and third-hand play, and discards. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefending Doubled Contracts
Master Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

Having doubled the opponents, you now have to find the best way of enforcing your call. Are the odds so close that defeating the contract is the over-riding priority? But if the opponents' intention were to deprive you of a certain game you should be looking to inflict severe penalties. These are the sort of questions that will face you in this quiz book of bridge problems. The deals have been ch . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefending Notrump Contracts
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefending Suit Contracts
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefense with a Capital D
Number 30
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

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Item ImageDefensive Carding & Opening Leads
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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122 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefensive Play At Bridge: A Quizbook
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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159 pages. Paperback.

A series of problem hands for novice/intermediate players. Each section contains a brief introduction of its topic, and the ideas are reinforced with carefully explained solutions and helpful tips throughout. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefensive Plays
by
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Paperback.

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Item ImageDefensive Signalling
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefensive Signalling at Bridge
by David Bird
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220 pages. Paperback.

The author begins this thorough discussion of a neglected but vital topic by examining the real purpose of defensive signalling, and the basic kinds of signals that are available. He goes on to recommend a comprehensive set of signalling agreements, and analyzes more complex situations in the light of these agreements. Most of the chapters are followed by a quiz, the answers to which will demons . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefensive Tips For Bad Card Holders
576 Tips To Improve Your Defensive Play At Bridge
2nd Ed. Revised
by Eddie Kantar
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270 pages. Paperback.

Twenty years ago, Kantar set about distilling his bridge wisdom into a trilogy of books for the intermediate player, one each on Bidding, Play and Defense. Each consisted of several hundred short Tips, and the author believes that any reader who absorbs even a fraction of them will improve his or her game by at least 25%. The Tips in this book have been completely revised and updated by the a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDemon Defense and Demon Doubling
Defend With Skill and Double for Keeps
Third Edition
by Augie Boehm
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172 pages. Paperback.

This book teaches the principles of good defense. When you feel reasonably confident about your ability to defend, you will feel more secure in doubling the opponents. Successful penalty doubles are a sure way to improve your performance. Using the Socratic method, the book links defense to penalty doubles in a sequential progression. This book will have strong appeal to tournament players of int . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDiamonds Are The Hog's Best Friend
by Victor Mollo
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216 pages. Paperback.

The second MPP collection of lost Menagerie stories, collected for the first time in book form (following The Hog Takes to Precision in 2011). Victor Mollo is everyone's favorite bridge humorist, and a genuinely new book from him will be greeted as something to be treasured. Illustrations by bridge cartoonist Bill Buttle add to the fun. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDONT (Disturbing Opponents' No Trump)
by Mike Lawrence
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45 pages. Booklet.

Convention for competing against opening 1NT bid . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDONT, DONT Runouts, and Delayed DONT
Number 23
Competitive Bidding Secrets
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

I invented DONT in 1980, and described it in my More Points Schmoints book. In the 30+ years it has been around, DONT has been a big winner. Subsequently, I also developed DONT Runouts and delayed DONT. These have generated a good deal of recent interest, so the time is right for a detailed look at all three. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDormer on Deduction
by Albert Dormer
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144 pages. Paperback.

Why do bridge players so often fail to make the right decisions? The answer to successful card play lies in correct thinking and in asking the right questions. Albert Dormer, internationally respected both as a player and as a writer of great distinction, shows how, through the use of deduction, bridge players can greatly enhance their card play and enormously increase their pleasure in this fasc . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDouble Elimination: A Bridge Mystery
by Jim Priebe
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160 pages. Paperback.

Art Fraser, the bridge-playing detective who made his debut in Takeout Double, is faced with a new mystery. Bodies are coming to light in cottage country in upper New York state, and once again bridge seems to be an intrinsic part of the case. Fraser has to wrestle with problems in his personal life too, as he faces career and family decisions at the same time as he is tracking down a ruthless ki . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDouble! New Meanings For an Old Bid
by Mike Lawrence
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197 pages. Paperback.

Covers many meanings for double, from old favorites to brand new. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDoubled And Venerable
Further Miracles Of Card Play
by Terence Reese • David Bird
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192 pages. Paperback.

This is the third book in the Monastery series featuring the bridge-playing monks of St. Titus, whose exploits delight readers the world over. The style and humor of the narrative enhance the bridge deals, which are of considerable technical interest. The huge success of these books lies not only in their being extremely funny, but also in their being instructional, as they are crammed with gems . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDraw Trump or NOT?
Number 37
by Marty Bergen
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Booklet.

The often-crucial decision you must make on every hand you declare in a suit contract. Here's your chance to learn the right way to size up the situation and come to the right conclusion. Every deal you play in a suit contract will fit into one of Marty's four carefully-explained categories. - The real truth about the correct frequency for drawing trump ASAP. - A great summary chart which will pr . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDublin Diary
The 51st European Team Championships
by Brian Senior
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72 pages. Paperback.

Brian Senior reports on the 51st European Team Championships in Dublin. June 12-23 2012. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDuplicate Bridge At Home
Deals from Fred Gitelman's BBO
by Fred Gitelman • Mark Horton
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264 pages. Paperback.

Play your own one-table duplicate game at home. 120 deals for 1-table duplicate play, with matchpoint and IMP scoring, and expert commentary. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDuplicate Bridge Direction
by Alex Groner
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236 pages. Paperback.

A straight-forward guide to all phases of duplicate direction. You will have at your finger tips information and charts on Howell, Mitchell, Swiss Team, Board-a-Match and Individual movements. 1995 edition. "Duplicate Bridge Direction is the answer to a director's prayer. This book covers all the thorny problems that beset anyone who wants to run a duplicate game. The book is so well written that . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDuplicate Bridge Schedules, History and Mathematics
by Ian MacKinnon
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427 pages. Hardcover.

The Bridge Movements Encyclopedia. This is an essential book for tournament directors as well as bridge players curious about the history of the game of duplicate bridge. This comprehensive volume supplies you with all the movements ever thought of and many hundreds of new ones. Included for each movement are the variations, modifications, origins, authors and history of its development. Each mov . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDynamic Defense at Bridge
by Mike Lawrence
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226 pages. Paperback.

An over-the-shoulder look at the most difficult part of bridge. Attempt to find the winning plays. 65 problems explained and analyzed. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEasier Done Than Said
Brilliancy At The Bridge Table
by Prakash K. Paranjape
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160 pages. Paperback.

We have all seen bridge experts make plays that are elegant and simple, yet brilliant - with an instinct and insight apparently out of the reach of the everyday player. But they don't have to be. Study the hands in this book, all of which are taken from actual club and tournament play, and you'll see how the logic of each situation leads to a play that is 'easier done than said'. Then apply these . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEddie Kantar Teaches: Advanced Bridge Defense
by Eddie Kantar
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240 pages. Paperback.

American Bridge Teachers Association Book of the Year Award Winner. Eddie Kantar's various beginner books have sold hundreds of thousands of copies in ten different languages, not least because of his unique style and the humor that he introduces into the learning process. Advanced Bridge Defense is intended to cover some of the more complex concepts of bridge defense for the modern advancing pla . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEddie Kantar Teaches: Modern Bridge Defense
by Eddie Kantar
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240 pages. Paperback.

Eddie Kantar's various beginner books have sold hundreds of thousands of copies in ten different languages, not least because of his unique style and the humor that he introduces into the learning process. Modern Bridge Defense is intended to cover the basic concepts of bridge defense, and will undoubtedly be a standard teaching tool and reference work for the next quarter-century. The topics cov . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEddie Kantar Teaches: Topics in Declarer Play at Bridge
(Eddie Kantar Teaches)
by Eddie Kantar
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240 pages. Paperback.

Kantar's two-book series on Bridge Defense ( Modern Bridge Defense and Advanced Bridge Defense) won an ABTA Book of the Year Award in 1999. This new book addresses a more popular topic, using a similar approach. While not a comprehensive treatment of declarer play at bridge, this book deals with specific topics exhaustively, and will be invaluable to the improving player: finesses (when and how t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageElementary Bridge Five Card Major Student Text
by Shirley Silverman
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64 pages. Booklet.

Ten lessons on the mechanics of bridge for the absolute beginner. Basic vocabulary; Opening suit; No trump bids; Responses; Scoring; Leads; Signals; Slams; Finesse; Basic play of the hand. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageElimination Plays
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEliminations & Throw-ins
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEndplays & Coups
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEnhanced Precision
Fourth Edition
by Ron Beall
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204 pages. Paperback.

Enhanced Precision is a bidding system for the determined tournament player, designed to arrive at the best possible contract. It is an evolved system with many enhancements compared to standard systems, even standard precisions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEntry Management
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEntry Management
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEssential Tips for Good Competitive Bidding
Number 29
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

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Item ImageEverything You Always Wanted To Know About Trump Leads
And Were Not Afraid To Ask
by George Rosenkranz
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158 pages. Paperback.

"You are always given the West hand, the bidding with explanations, and asked what you would lead. As you begin to absorb the principles laid down in the book, you are almost forced to realize how important it is to try and form a picture of the opponent's distribution before plunking that telltale opening lead on the table. "Dr. Rosenkranz has tackled a tough subject, has presented a clear-cut m . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageExpert Bridge Simplified
Arithmetic Shortcuts For Declarer
by Jeff Rubens
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416 pages. Paperback.

This book takes a lighthearted approach to tackling challenging problems, and demystifies bridge mathematics for the practical player. After mastering the basic techniques for declarer, bridge players improve by applying those procedures more effectively. The most common question among those who study declarer's craft is: "How do I calculate the odds?" Even highly experienced players sometimes st . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageExtra Length Transfer Bids
Bidding Like Music
by Krzysztof Martens
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103 pages. Paperback.

Brings the reader up to date with cutting-edge suggestions for using the transfer principle. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFall of the Cards
by Donald Parson
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280 pages. Paperback.

Problems of the type for which the author is infamous are limited in number, for they demand a combination of qualities not often found together. They should be problems rather than puzzles, instructive rather than baffling, presenting situations that arise in everyday play. They should be short and snappy, and answerable by a concise statement, preferably early in the game; for if delayed too lo . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFalsecards
2nd Edition
by Mike Lawrence
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188 pages. Paperback.

The definitive book on (legally) pulling the wool over your opponents' eyes. Even if you don't want to get into more esoteric situations, there are times at the bridge table when playing a misleading card is essential if you are to have any chance of an optimum result. This new edition of a classic from Mike Lawrence is an expert account of falsecarding with suggestions for applications, and inc . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFamous Bridge Disasters
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

This vastly entertaining book combines learning with laughter, as David Bird describes the most spectacular and amusing disasters suffered by the world's top players. There are two compelling reasons for studying such disasters: you can learn from them and, yes, you can enjoy them. In common with the previous books in this mini-series, you will be directly involved in the action at various stages . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFamous Bridge Records
by David Bird • Nikos Sarantakos
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144 pages. Paperback.

Records have a perennial fascination, and this engrossing collection presents more than 100 record-breaking deals from the history of bridge. What is the biggest penalty ever suffered, or the worst adverse swing? How about the most costly opening lead? The answers are all here, and many of them are extremely instructive. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFamous Leads And Defences
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

This is a collection of famous opening leads and key decisions in defence. On each deal, David Bird sets the scene and leaves the choice of which card to play to the reader, who can compare his efforts with those of the champion who originally held the cards. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFantunes Revealed
by Bill Jacobs
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170 pages. Paperback.

Not since the introduction of Precision has a new bidding system created such an immediate impact as Fantunes, the unique methods of Fulvio Fantoni and Claudio Nunes, the world's number one ranked pair. The Italians have several world championship wins to their name, and their system has played a major role in that success. This book delves into the system, explaining how it works and, just as im . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFast Fact Finder for the ACOL System
by Ron Klinger
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30 pages. Booklet.

For Novices. Quick and easy access to some of the most important aspects of the game of bridge. Like all of Ron's flippers this one covers several key topics succinctly, all in a pocket-sized booklet, so you can always have it handy. This one looks at subjects including: - Opening the Bidding - Weak Two Bids and Benjamin Twos - Responding to NT Openings - Responding to a Suit Opening - Opene . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFive Card Major Bidding In Contract Bridge
by Harold Feldheim
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181 pages. Paperback.

A clearly written discussion of the five card major approach that is now considered Standard American by most duplicate players. Covers two-over-one game force auctions, forcing notrump structure, limit raises and negative doubles. Includes many quizzes. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFlaws in Standard American Bridge
by Ken Casey
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Paperback.

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Item ImageFocus on Bidding
by Danny Roth
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160 pages. Paperback.

This is not a book about systems, nor is it a book about conventions (although I confess I shall attempt to persuade you to adopt one or two in the course of it). This is a book about bidding and the places in the auction that we (and I use the word advisedly) go wrong. I don't care whether you prefer to play a weak or a strong notrump, or eight-card majors, or the Purple Spotted Forcing Club. Bu . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFocus on Declarer Play
by Danny Roth
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128 pages. Paperback.

For most intermediate bridge players, declarer play is both fascinating and challenging, but too often they are left after a hand is over with the sinking feeling that they could have done better. In this book, acclaimed British author Danny Roth takes his readers through the most common causes of errors on play: mishandling communications, making errors involving trumps, failing to take advantag . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFocus on Defense
by Danny Roth
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128 pages. Paperback.

For most bridge players, defence is the hardest part of the game. In this book, acclaimed British author Danny Roth takes his readers through the most common causes of errors on defence: taking tricks too early, not cashing out when necessary, not using all the information available from the bidding and play, not making the most of the defensive trump holdings, careless discarding, and many more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFollowing the Law
by Larry Cohen
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192 pages. Paperback.

Following the LAW, the sequel to To Bid or Not to Bid, was published in 1994, and took the basic concepts explained in the first book to a higher level of sophistication, while giving many practical examples from expert play of how to use the Law of Total Tricks correctly. Both books are must-reads for every improving bridge player. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFor Love or Money
by Mark Horton • Brian Senior
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192 pages. Paperback.

Great hands and amusing anecdotes - a behind-the-scenes look at international bridge. Brian Senior and Mark Horton are experienced international players, and also two of the world's top bridge journalists. In one or the other capacity they have attended every World Championship and major international tournament in the last twenty years, and in this book they share their unique knowledge and expe . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFour-Suit Transfers
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Andy Stark
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68 pages. Paperback.

With these handy little books, you can: Learn a new convention, or extend your knowledge of it; Learn and practice by yourself using the unique quiz format; Practice with your partner using the specially selected sample hands, and compare your results with the recommended auctions. With these handy little books, you can: Learn a new convention, or extend your knowledge of it; Learn and practice b . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFrank Stewart's Bridge Club
by Frank Stewart
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200 pages. Paperback.

Frank Stewart's Bridge Club is no ordinary place. It is the regular haunt of a cast of somehow familiar players: Unlucky Louie, against whom no one ever makes a wrong bid or play; Grapefruit, a man with an unnaturally sour disposition; Cy the Cynic, who knows that the Fates will conspire against him whatever he does; Minnie Bottoms, who tends to mix up jacks and kings but always somehow finds the . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFurther Adventures At The Bridge Table
by Roy Hughes
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172 pages. Paperback.

Sparkling Card Play Awaits... This book takes the reader further along the path traversed by the acclaimed Card by Card. The author presents intriguing problems in declarer play and defense and follows them with comprehensive analysis, given with a light touch and the occasional entertaining diversion. "I think it is fair to say there will be something here for everyone interested in card play, f . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGamesman Bridge
by Eddie Kantar
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177 pages. Paperback.

Nobody wants to lose at contract bridge. This book will show you how to win. Whether you're an advanced beginner, an intermediate or an advanced player, this valuable book can help you win more frequently and gain greater personal satisfaction from contract bridge. This is a book on the play of hands, full of wise counsel; it will entertain experts and help them teach others. -The best way to cou . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGetting Into The Bidding
by Bill Treble
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224 pages. Paperback.

In the modern game, the majority of auctions are competitive, and every improving player needs to acquire the tools to handle this kind of bidding. This text covers the basic building blocks of competitive bidding (takeout and negative doubles, preempts, overcalls, competing over their notrump openings and dealing with competition over your own, forcing pass auctions, the Law of Total Tricks, and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGo Ahead Laugh!
Bridge Humor by Jude Goodwin
by Jude Goodwin
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160 pages. Paperback.

Jude Goodwin's Table Talk cartoons have been appearing for more than 30 years in the American Contract Bridge League's Bulletin. They capture life the way it really is at the bridge table, whether you play in tournaments or with your family in the kitchen. Flip through the pages, and you'll see familiar situations, partners and opponents. And Jude will make you laugh at yourself for taking this g . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGo for the Gold!
by Burt Saxon
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58 pages. Paperback.

An invaluable tool for learning to play the same accurate, dynamic bidding system that has served North American and World Champions for decades. An ideal book for the partnership just starting out with Precision - or for the experienced Precision pair who want to add a few wrinkles - or a lot - to their system. An easy-to-read book with quizzes after every chapter. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGodfrey's Bridge Challenge
by George Rosenkranz • Phillip Alder
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160 pages. Paperback.

Brings the Romex system to life through lively anecdotes instruction and quizzes. This book will improve your judgment and effectiveness, especially your slam bidding. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGodfrey's Stairway to the Stars
A step-by-step guide to modern bidding
by George Rosenkranz • Phillip Alder
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130 pages. Paperback.

"I love Precision Club, but having read this book, I think I'm going to be modifying a few bits of my system. All strong-club bidders will find something useful here."--Lynn Deas * "I have always enjoyed discussing bridge with George Rosenkranz. But recently the conversations have been especially interesting because they have been about strong-club methods, which are close to my heart. If you lik . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGood Judgment, Great Openings
Number 21
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Unless you can develop good bidding judgement, you can't possibly be a good bidder. Fortunately, every bridge player is capable of learning to bid a lot better than he presently does. As long as you are willing to do some work, have an opportunity to receive good instruction, and are open-minded about new ideas, you can significantly improve your bidding judgement. What is bidding judgement? It i . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGuide Dog (Part 1)
by Krzysztof Martens
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300 pages. Paperback.

How to develop effective defensive-card-play understandings with a regular partner. How to help partner solve problems independent of the methods employed. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGuide Dog (Part 2)
by Krzysztof Martens
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257 pages. Paperback.

How to develop effective defensive-card-play understandings with a regular partner. How to help partner solve problems independent of the methods employed. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGuide To Better Bridge (Std. American)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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184 pages. Paperback.

Pointers to better bidding technique in both partnership and competitive bidding. Emphasizes improvement through solid fundamentals and provides a huge array of practice examples and quizzes. Includes some material on play for a change of pace (or to help a teacher in constructing lessons). Emphasizes fundamentals over fanciness for players hoping to move toward the expert level. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGuide to Better Card Play (Acol)
Master Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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206 pages. Paperback.

The most comprehensive elementary-through-intermediate guide available on declarer play and defense, featuring tutorials, summaries, reviews, quizzes, and example deals. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGuide To Better Card Play (Std. American)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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187 pages. Paperback.

Large catalog of techniques for declarer and defender. Stresses bread-and-butter techniques rather than fancy moves. Large number of examples, reviews and quiz questions. Presents the basic principles for improving declarers and defenders, supplemented with a long catalog of examples, practice deals and quizzes. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGuide To Better Duplicate Bridge (Std. American)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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168 pages. Paperback.

Developing stronger technique and understanding widely used bidding conventions in a matchpoint context. Large amount of review and practice material. Includes some material on play for a change of pace (or to help a teacher in constructing lessons). How to adjust your bidding to meet the demands of matchpoint duplicate; emphasizes basics and partnership agreements. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHand Evaluation
Number 4
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

The most important topic in bridge. Marty's reader-friendly tips are helpful, easy to learn, and best of all, they work! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHand Evaluation, Bidding Decisions
Bidding Like Music
by Krzysztof Martens
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146 pages. Paperback.

Expert-level valuation techniques, including adjustments based on analyzing the auction. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHand Evaluation: Points Schmoints
Guaranteed to make YOU a Better Bidder
by Marty Bergen
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64 pages. Paperback.

In this book Marty goes a little further in discussing his "rule of twenty". The reader will learn to reevaluate honor cards to get a more accurate point count. Aces are generally worth more than 4, jacks are generally worth less than 1. Honors in your own suits are worth more if you play the hand. Anyone who enjoyed Points Schmoints will find this a useful addition to their bridge library. ? . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHands On - Weak Two Bids
by Joan Anderson
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125 pages. Paperback.

Weak two-bids are well ensconced in the bridge world and are now part of any beginning program of lessons. They are, however, in that class of "most abused" conventions. An understanding of all the important tools that are at your fingertips will serve you well in making these decisions at the table. This book will walk you through the solutions to the problems you meet every day in offensive and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHelms to HELLO
by Jerry Helms
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48 pages. Booklet.

The answer to your prayers - a simple, effective convention for competing over the opponents' 1NT opening bid! Originally self-published in 1996, the first edition sold out quickly, so that this much sought-after treatise has been unavailable for several years. The book describes how the convention works, and how to use it against various ranges of 1NT opening bids, as well as over strong 1 Club . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow Good Is Your Bridge?
by Danny Roth
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200 pages. Paperback.

Rate your bridge game with this fascinating quiz book on declarer play and defense. The author presents a series of card play problems, and assigns the reader a score based on how close to the optimum solution they get. Readers can expect their scores to improve as they work through the book, inevitably learning as they go. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow NOT To Play Bridge
The Bridge Seminars of Professor Gaston Gitane-Gauloise
by Mike Dorn Wiss
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245 pages. Paperback.

The inimitable Professor Gaston Gitane-Gauloise demonstrates his unique Inverted Bridge Teaching Method, showing you by example what not to do in Bridge, thereby allowing you to improve your game by avoiding the commonplace (and some not-so-commonplace) errors to which all are prone. In his humble and self-deprecating manner, the Professor wheezes his way into your bridge acumen, and improves it. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow To Be A Lucky Player
by Matthew Thomson
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181 pages. Paperback.

Are you a lucky player? It is no coincidence that the best players are lucky players. You can become a "better" player by improving your bidding system with your partner and by improving your play technique, however this will not make you a lucky player. How can you become a lucky player and winner? In this book, illustrated with hands from actual play, the author demonstrates ways to become a lu . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Bid Good Slams and Avoid Bad Ones
Number 34
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

Are you tired of missin ice-cold slams, even if most other pairs also miss them? They may be too stubborn to discover what you need to do, but hopefully you aren't. Great tips to improve your judgment: The right approach to slam bidding after a 2/1 GF response. What you MUST know about RKC. The right way to bid after opening 2 clubs. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Defeat 3NT
Number 15
Secrets of Good Defense
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

All player's know about "3rd-hand high," but no one believes you should always play your highest card when you're third hand. The defenders #1 goal is: Do not allow opponents to win undeserved tricks. Goal #2 is: Tell partner what you have in the suit. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Execute An Endplay
Number 18
Best Declarer Play Tips
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

When you have a loser that you hope to avoid, an endplay (throw-in play) is often the solution. Frequently the loser is in your "iffy" suit. This is a suit where the outcome is uncertain. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Play 3NT
Number 7
Best Declarer Play Tips
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Size up the hand, analyze your key suit, think about entries, and plan the play. All this, and a whole lot more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Play 4 of a Major
Number 8
Best Declarer Play Tips
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Avoid losing finesses, manage your entries, count opponent's hands, set-up endplays, draw trumps or not, plus a whole lot more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Play a Bridge Hand
12 Easy Chapters to Winning Bridge
by William S. Root
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320 pages. Paperback.

This book is not for experts, nor for beginners, but it is for the 90 percent of the players in between. The 300 or more bridge hands included here are among Bill Root's favorites, collected by him during his thirty years as a teacher. This experience eminently qualifies him as an expert judge in the selection of hands and their presentation so that the average player can understand and learn. * . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Play a Part-score
Number 22
Best Declarer Play Tips
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Almost 42% of all deals are played in part-scores, so there is no question that they are very significant. When playing matchpoints, the difference between making a part-score and going down one can have the same impact as if you were playing a game of slam. When your event is being scored by IMPs, a part-score can easily swing 5 or 6 IMPs, which is quite meaningful. Part-score hands aren't alway . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Play Bridge with your Spouse... and Survive!
by Roselyn Tevkolsky
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192 pages. Paperback.

Even social bridge can be like a roller-coaster, where partners rocket up and down together from euphoria to 'you idiot' --while club and tournament bridge are worse still. Indeed, when a married couple play bridge together, they tend to drag the marriage along with them--for better or worse. For the answer to the social dilemma of how to survive bridge games with your spouse, read this book. You . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow To Play Card Combinations
by Mike Lawrence
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227 pages. Paperback.

52 hands presented as problems. Discusses the proper way to play each combination. Each hand concludes with further analysis. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow To Play Contract Bridge
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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72 pages. Paperback.

Along with a compact formulation of the basics in all areas of the game, this clear presentation gives the student a strong overview of what to expert if pursuing further. A section on how to behave and how to improve add practical wisdom to technical knowledge. Clear presentation of fundamentals in all areas using the traditional, all-in-one-step approach. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow To Read Your Opponents' Cards
by Mike Lawrence
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175 pages. Paperback.

Each chapter takes a principle, helps the reader understand it, and gives examples, plus a quiz on the subject. A great help if you seem to guess right half the time or less when playing the dummy. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow to Remember Every Card in the Deck
by Bob Hampton
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81 pages. Paperback.

Have you ever wondered how many hearts are left or what happened to the Jack of Spades? This book will teach you how to remember which cards have been played and in what order. Bob Hampton is one of the country's most successful memory teachers. He applied his memory techniques to his own card play with amazing results. If you play Bridge, Canasta, Gin Rummy, Spades, Blackjack or other card ga . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHow You Can Play Like An Expert (Without Having To Be One)
by Mel Colchamiro
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276 pages. Paperback.

Expert thinking, simply summarized. Geared to low intermediates, this book addresses criteria for opening, and, in specific situations, responding, inviting, and accepting game-tries. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHuman Bridge Errors
Volume 1 of Infinity
by Chthonic • Danny Kleinman • Nick Straguzzi
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232 pages. Paperback.

Chthonic, the irascible bridge-playing computer, is back. This time, he's attempting to teach humans a little about the game of bridge - not in order to turn them into competent players, as he recognizes that is impossible. But he thinks he may be able to get the reader to the point where his cell phone won't laugh at him behind his back every time he plays a card. Each chapter of this wickedly f . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageI Fought The Law (Of Total Tricks)
by Mike Lawrence • Anders Wirgren
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271 pages. Paperback.

Judgement-based hand evaluation for more accurate bidding. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageI Love This Game
by Sabine Auken
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240 pages. Paperback.

Germany staged an improbable comeback in the final session of the 2001 Women's World Bridge Championship to score a narrow victory over France. In this book, world champion Sabine Auken tells the thrilling story of that gold medal win. She also uses the hands from that session as a starting point to talk about the game of bridge, and distills from them general principles and advice that will help . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageI Shot My Bridge Partner
by Matthew Granovetter
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384 pages. Paperback.

This is the second title in the Bridge Mystery trilogy. Like its predecessor, Murder at the Bridge Table, it's a mystery and a bridge textbook all in one, and does both exceptionally well. The first book in the series concentrated on duplicate bridge strategy, while this one centers on rubber bridge - the form of the game played socially. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageIf I Only Had a Heart
Bridge Over the Rainbow
by Alex Adamson • Harry Smith
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224 pages. Paperback.

Fictional bridge clubs, from Victor Mollo's Menagerie to the monks of David Bird's St. Titus Abbey, are familiar backdrops for writers. Perhaps therefore it's surprising that no one has gone 'over the rainbow' before. It's not a surprise, though, to find that everyone in Oz is a keen bridge player, even the Scarecrow and the Tin Man. The Lion is as cowardly a player as you would expect, and the w . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImagination, Bridge Stories
by Krzysztof Martens
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148 pages. Paperback.

How to expand your capabilities to think in different ways and handle new situations. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImaginative Cardplay
by Terence Reese • Roger Trezel
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248 pages. Paperback.

In the 1970s, two of the best bridge writers of all time collaborated on a series of eight small books on cardplay. Long out of print, these books are being republished now in two combined volumes, updated by Bridge magazine editor Mark Horton. Imaginative Cardplay is based on Master the Odds in Bridge; Snares and Swindles in Bridge; Those Extra Chances in Bridge; The Art of Defense in Bridge. Th . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImprove Your 2/1 Game Forcing Bidding
Number 31
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

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Item ImageImprove Your Bidding Judgment
by Neil Kimelman
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192 pages. Paperback.

Discusses how to make decisions in the bidding, especially in competitive auctions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImprove Your Bidding Judgment
Number 40
by Marty Bergen
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Booklet.

A must-read for every player who wants to bid better. The booklet is loaded with valuable tips you can use to improve YOUR judgment. 91 carefully-chosen hands give you a chance to make your bid before reading Marty's answer and instructive explanation. Each example stresses the correct way to evaluate and sort through the possible bids and select the best one. - The ONLY time it is correct to "pr . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImprove Your Declarer Play at No-Trumps
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

Ron Klinger brings his huge knowledge and skills as a leading teacher to bear on the difficult situations declarer faces when playing in no-trumps. Many players feel trepidation when faced with playing a notrumps contract. This invaluable bridge guide to better declarer play teaches players how to approach such contracts without fear. The correct lines and logical thinking are explained clearly a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImprove Your Opening Leads
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

More games are lost by making the incorrect opening lead than by any other play--this essential guide to better bridge will help any player improve their game and their results. The opening lead is one of the toughest areas of bridge. By following the guidelines in this book not only will you find the winning lead more often, but you will also be able to avoid the futile or dangerous leads which . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImprove Your Play At Trump Contracts
by Ron Klinger
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128 pages. Paperback.

Following the successful Improve Your Declarer Play at Notrumps, Ron Klinger shows how to make the most of your assets in trump contracts. When to cross-ruff and many more topics are covered to make you a better declarer and make that extra trick or two to give you a top score. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImprove Your Slam Bidding
by Ron Klinger
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128 pages. Paperback.

Bidding in the slam area has developed rapidly over the past twenty years and players are bidding slams more often and more accurately. In this book Ron Klinger shows how to judge whether slam is likely or not and reveals the methods to find the critical cards in partner's hand, whether it is to stay out of a poor slam, bid a good small slam, or find an excellent grand slam. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImproving Your Judgement 1: Opening The Bidding
by Audrey Grant
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150 pages. Paperback.

This book introduces concepts that help in making decisions when you are in the position to open the bidding. You will discover how to: Use the guideline of 20 in first and second position. Make light of opening bids in the third position. Benefit from guidelines of 15 in fourth position. Make effective use of preemptive bids. Produce the most descriptive bid with powerhouse hands. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageImproving Your Judgement 2: Doubles
by Audrey Grant
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163 pages. Paperback.

The book reviews the basics and introduces tools to improve your judgment. Topics covered include: The takeout double Responding to (Advancing) the takeout double Rebids by the doubler and the advancer Balancing and other doubles . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageInferences at Bridge
by Marshall Miles
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192 pages. Paperback.

In this book, Miles addresses the complex area of inferences for the more advanced player. A good bridge player must be like a detective, constantly on the alert for those vital clues in the auction or play that will lead him to draw the right inferences and make the right bids or plays. The author shows how to do this, and describes many common situations where inferences are typically missed by . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageIntermediate Bridge Five Card Major Student Text
by Shirley Silverman
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64 pages. Booklet.

Ten lessons on all phases of bidding: Forcing Non-forcing sequences Preemptive bidding Balancing Stayman Play of the hand Plus review of basics . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageIntroduction to Declarer's Play
An Eddie Kantar Bridge Classic
by Eddie Kantar
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Paperback.

For more than fifty years, Introduction to Declarer's Play and Introduction to Defender's Play have been the books that thousands of bridge teachers regard as the best on their subjects. Multiple world champion and Hall of Famer Eddie Kantar covers the basics with clarity, skill, and best of all, humor. Learning can be fun with a great teacher, whether you are a novice or a more experienced playe . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageIntroduction to Defender's Play
An Eddie Kantar Bridge Classic
by Eddie Kantar
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Paperback.

For more than fifty years, Introduction to Declarer's Play and Introduction to Defender's Play have been the books that thousands of bridge teachers regard as the best on their subjects. Multiple world champion and Hall of Famer Eddie Kantar covers the basics with clarity, skill, and best of all, humor. Learning can be fun with a great teacher, whether you are a novice or a more experienced playe . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageIntroduction To Negative Doubles
A Must-Read for the Aspiring Player
by Marty Bergen
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64 pages. Paperback.

Here is an introduction on one of the most widely-used conventions. Marty clarifies the best way to play each sequence, so you can avoid any misunderstandings with your partner. ? Learn the secrets of the negative double. Find out how many points and what kind of hand you need to use this exciting bidding tool. ? Opener's Rebids -- A plethora of carefully-chosen examples that will enlighten . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageInvitation To Annihilation
by Mike Lipkin
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144 pages. Paperback.

Help your competitors make the wrong opening leads, attack the wrong suits, trump your losers, make damaging discards and take the wrong line. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageIt's All In The Game
The Fun Side Of Winning Bridge
by Robert Ewen • Jeff Rubens
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236 pages. Paperback.

Expert-level bridge is a serious game but that doesn't mean it can't be wild, wacky and downright fun! In this humorous book, Bob Ewen and Jeff Rubens bring us some of the funniest bridge stories ever collected. The bridge is top-notch, and the zany cast of characters and their escapades are unforgettable. Come join them and take a look into the fun side of winning bridge! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageIt's Your Call
by Marshall Miles
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192 pages. Paperback.

For about 25 years, Miles was the moderator of a monthly all-star bidding panel for a California bridge publication. This book is a compilation of his favorite problems from those years, together with the panel's views and the author's own trenchant comments. As ever, he goes his own way; he refuses, for example, to assign scores to various bids on the grounds that he wasn't going to give himse . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageJacoby 2NT
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Linda Lee
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68 pages. Paperback.

With these handy little books, you can: Learn a new convention, or extend your knowledge of it; Learn and practice by yourself using the unique quiz format; Practice with your partner using the specially selected sample hands, and compare your results with the recommended auctions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageJacoby Transfers
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Andy Stark
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68 pages. Paperback.

With these handy little books, you can: Learn a new convention, or extend your knowledge of it; Learn and practice by yourself using the unique quiz format; Practice with your partner using the specially selected sample hands, and compare your results with the recommended auctions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageJudgment At Bridge
What Went Wrong? Avoid the Common Errors
by Mike Lawrence
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151 pages. Paperback.

Covers the short club, the takeout double, sign-offs, overbidding, suit preference, and many other neglected areas of the game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageKantar on Kontract
by Eddie Kantar
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192 pages. Paperback.

A treasury of short pieces from one of the bridge world's favorite writers. Great stories, great hands, tips and tricks to help your game - the best of the best! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageKeys to Winning Bridge
The Advancing Player's Handbook For Success
by Frank Stewart
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224 pages. Paperback.

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Item ImageKickback: Slam Bidding at Bridge
by Robert Munger
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80 pages. Paperback.

Until now, the Kickback convention has been the purview of the expert community. This book makes Kickback accessible to all tournament players for the first time. The author starts by explaining why Kickback is easier to use and more efficient than Roman Keycard Blackwood. The book addresses such vital issues as setting the trump suit, which strain to use to ask for key cards, the King Ask, th . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Cohen's Bidding Challenge
by Larry Cohen
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192 pages. Paperback.

This book puts the reader at the table in the world's most prestigious Invitational Pairs tournaments. The author presents real-life hands from several of these tournaments as bidding problems that you can try with your own favorite partner. Then you can read Cohen's insightful analysis of how each pair of hands should be bid, and compare your results with those of the world-class experts who act . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Teaches 2/1 Game Forcing
by Larry Cohen
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64 pages. Spiral bound.

Larry Cohen's 64-page workbook simplifies the 2/1 GF system. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Teaches Declarer Play At Notrump
by Larry Cohen
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Spiral bound.

The 6th book in the award-winning "Larry Teaches" series. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Teaches Declarer Play at Suit Contracts
by Larry Cohen
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Spiral bound.

The 5th book in the award-winning "Larry Teaches" series. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Teaches Defense
by Larry Cohen
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Spiral bound.

The 4th book in the award-winning "Larry Teaches" series, this 64-page spiral bound book provides instruction on Defense for Intermediate-level players. Card to lead in a suit, 2nd- and 3rd-hand play, signals, overall defensive strategy and much more. Numerous quizzes and examples. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Teaches Doubles (and Redoubles)
by Larry Cohen
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64 pages. Spiral bound.

Larry Teaches Negative, Takeout, Support, Responsive and other Doubles and Redoubles in this 64-page spiral-bound workbook. Includes numerous quizzes with answers. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Teaches Opening Leads
by Larry Cohen
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64 pages. Spiral bound.

The 3rd in the award-winning series of "Larry Teaches." This 64-page spiral workbook covers all aspects of this daunting part of the game. Numerous quizzes guide the reader towards improving their skills in this very important area of the game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLast Call in the Menagerie
by Victor Mollo
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Paperback.

Just about every bridge player over forty has read Victor Mollo's Bridge in the Menagerie, a book that is on any list of the all-time top ten on the game. Towards the end of his life, Mollo continued to write stories about the same well-loved characters (the Hideous Hog, the Rueful Rabbit, Oscar the Owl, and the rest), but they appeared in various magazines around the world, and if you weren't a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLaws of Duplicate - 2016
by ACBL (American Contract Bridge League)
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140 pages. 

The revised 2008 edition contains the most recent changes. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLeading Questions in Bridge
by Sally Brock
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176 pages. Paperback.

Perhaps more points are won and lost on the opening lead than at any other time in a bridge hand. With only the bidding and his own thirteen cards as guidance, the opening leader must make a decision that has the potential, at one stroke, to determine the outcome of the play for better or worse. In this book, a top player and writer takes the reader through the questions that need to be asked bef . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLearn to Play Bridge
A Modern Approach To Standard Bidding With 5-Card Majors
by Gary Brown
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120 pages. Paperback.

Winner of the American Bridge Teachers' Association 2007 Book of the Year award in its original edition, this book has an entirely new approach to teaching the game. It is intended to be a short first course for people who have never played bridge before. No prior experience with any card game is necessary, and the ideas are developed in short, easy steps. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLogical Bridge Play
by Hugh Kelsey
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192 pages. Paperback.

As Hugh Kelsey says in his introduction, the brilliant card player achieves his results with a combination of logic and flair. And although many people may think flair plays a disproportionate part, the expert player, in fact, produces his sometimes unbelievable results just by the application of logic. This book teaches you just how to apply logic to your card play in making the correct inferenc . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMake The Most Of Your Entries
Number 17
Best Declarer Play Tips
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

When asked what is the most important topic in the play of the cards, I always answer: "Managing Entries." * To simulate real life, you have the chance to plan the play before reading my solutions. My experience as a teacher strongly suggests that this approach is the best way for you to get the most out of this booklet. For those who relate better to actual cards, dealing out some/all of the han . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMarty Sez: Volume 1
Bergen's Bevy of Bridge Secrets
by Marty Bergen
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160 pages. Hardcover.

114 practical, easy-to-remember tips to benefit all players. Marty Bergen, Mr. Points Schmoints himself, succeeds again in breaking the mold. "Readers don't need long-winded explanations. They want the author to get to the point." And that's just what he does. One of the most celebrated bridge authors of our time, Marty reveals how you can: ? Excel in the art of bidding good slams ? Make th . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMarty Sez: Volume 2
More Secrets of Winning Bridge
by Marty Bergen
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184 pages. Hardcover.

Marty Bergen has done it again. Regardless of your level, this book is guaranteed to improve your results and make you a more formidable opponent. One of the most celebrated bridge authors of our time, Marty explains: ? When it's okay to rebid a five-card suit ? Bidding secrets that even experts don't know ? How to bid good slams, and avoid poor ones ? The best way to plan an endplay . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMarty Sez: Volume 3
Practical Tips You Can Take To the Bank
by Marty Bergen
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192 pages. Hardcover.

The third book in this popular series is guaranteed to do wonders for your bridge game. Highlights include a smorgasbord of competitive bidding tips as well as over two dozen carefully-explained full deals, each with a valuable lesson. ? A technique every declarer must have at his fingertips. ? How you can compete with "unbiddable" hands. ? Why you can't afford to worry about sneak attack . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMaster Class: Lessons from the Bridge Table
by Fred Gitelman
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176 pages. Paperback.

Imagine sitting beside a world-class bridge player and being able to listen to his thoughts as each hand develops... you can help but improve your own game! Every hand in this fascinating book comes from actual play; many of them are taken from the author's own experience in world-level competition. Fred Gitelman believes that there is something to be learned from every bridge hand, whether you a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMaster Finessing
by Hugh Kelsey
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10 pages. Booklet.

Hugh Kelsey will always be remembered as one of the all-time great bridge writers and analysts. He was the author of more than 50 bridge books, and was the advisor and editor for the Master Bridge Series from its foundation. Here, he gives tips to those interested in improving their bridge game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMastering Hand Evaluation
by Lawrence Diamond
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Paperback.

Advance Your Partnership Communication. Getting to good games, slams, and staying out of poor contracts is an important aspect of bridge. The best way to improve your bidding is not to add a new convention but to improve your hand evaluation skills. In this book you will learn about the science of hand evaluation, going far beyond 4-3-2-1 high card points. Enhance your ability to recognize good c . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMastering Weak 2-Bids
Number 5
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Potential weak 2-bids occur on many hands. Knowing when to open, how to respond, and when/how to overcall is crucial. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMatch Your Bidding Against The Masters
Modern Bridge Series
by Keith McNeil
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176 pages. Paperback.

Could you use expert help in any of these areas: Bidding over pre-empts, penalty doubles, part score strategy, bidding in fourth seat, high level decisions, defence against psychic bidding, competitive bidding, lead directing bids, choice of overcall, bidding after an overcall, weak points-huge fit, weak two openings, bidding after a double, opener's rebid, responder's rebid? These and many other . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMatchpoint Defense
by Jim Priebe
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200 pages. Paperback.

If defense is the hardest part of playing bridge (and it is!) then defending at matchpoint scoring is the toughest challenge a player can face. Every trick matters, irrespective of the contract, and every decision is potentially critical. In Thinking on Defense Jim Priebe introduced the idea of visualization, picturing likely hands for declarer and basing defensive strategy on those. In this book . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMatchpoint Tricks
by Ib Axelsen • Villy Dam
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96 pages. Paperback.

A collection of declarer play problems in matchpoint pairs. How do you manufacture that vital overtrick, or, just as importantly, give the defenders a chance to go wrong? A book for all duplicate players. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMatchpoints
Second Edition
by Kit Woolsey
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370 pages. Paperback.

Matchpoints, originally published in 1982, is one of the absolute classic bridge books. World Champion Kit Woolsey discusses every aspect of bridge -- constructive bidding, competitive bidding, declarer play, defense -- from the perspective of matchpoint expectation: how many matchpoints will I win if I am right, and how many matchpoints will I lose if I am wrong? Even veteran matchpoint players . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMatchpoints Versus IMPs
by Augie Boehm
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140 pages. Paperback.

Matchpoint and IMP events are based on very different scoring systems. Matchpoint scoring rewards the frequency of gain; how often do you find the winning action? IMP scoring rewards the amount of gain, the same basis for rubber bridge. This book looks at the tantalizing question of which form of scoring is the more skillful, examines the role of luck, and shows how to pick a personal style. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMemory-Aids and Useful Rules Flipper
by Ron Klinger
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32 pages. Booklet.

This new Fast Fact Finder provides memory-aids for use in bidding and play. It also gives the key numerical rules, which guide players in specific bidding and play situations. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMiracles of Card Play
by Terence Reese • David Bird
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160 pages. Paperback.

The first title in a renowned series of hilarious stories that remains without equal in the bridge world. Detailing the fictitious exploits of the bridge-playing monks of St. Titus, this uproarious collection of adventures includes their involvement in the Gold Cup, the Hubert Phillips Bowl, the National intermonastery championship, and a mission to Africa to convert the Bozwambi tribe to the Ac . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMisplay These Hands With Me
by Mark Horton
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208 pages. Paperback.

The late Terence Reese, perhaps the greatest bridge writer of all time, introduce the 'over-the-shoulder' style of bridge writing in his classic Play These Hands with Me. In this wry homage to the master, Horton leads the reader through a plausibly logical line of play on each instructive deal, but one that ends in failure. In each post-mortem, the 'expert' realizes how he could have improved on . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageModern Constructive Bidding
by Marshall Miles
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240 pages. Paperback.

The logical follow-up to the author's best-selling Competitive Bidding in the 21st Century, this book deals with the latest expert thinking on constructive auctions at bridge. As usual, Miles' ideas are cutting edge, and not everything he recommends will appeal to everyone. However, also as usual, he challenges his readers to think and question what they are currently doing, and convince themselv . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageModern Doubles
Number 1
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

In olden days, most doubles were penalty, but this approach is not very practical. Instead, doubles are now used as an excellent way to find out more about partner's hand. This booklet focuses on ten doubles that are essential to good competitive bidding. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageModern Losing Trick Count Flipper
by Ron Klinger
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28 pages. Booklet.

Players will bid more accurately with the help of this easy-to follow guide to a method of hand valuation. The Losing Trick Count (LTC) is a way of measuring the trick-taking potential of a trump contract without the need to count points. It enables you to calculate the playing strength and the tricks in your own hand, and to accurately estimate the useful tricks in a partner's hand. Put these t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageModified Italian Canape System
by Ken Rexford
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205 pages. Paperback.

In this book Ken Rexford introduces the strong club relay system with canape bidding that he played successfully for years. His approach is novel, but it is also one that is easy to learn and play. Most importantly, the entire system fits within the ACBL Gneral Convention Chart. As with his first book, Cuebidding at Bridge, Ken Rexford spends much time explaing the theory and thinking behind the . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMore Accurate Bidding
by Marshall Miles
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89 pages. Paperback.

This is not a book for beginners, and will not bore you with rehashing things you already know. Some of the topics are somewhat controversial, and as always Marshall Miles urges his own, often original, point of view. You may not be persuaded by everything he recommends, but perhaps you adapt part of it, and it won't hurt you to discover how some other people play, even if you refuse to play that . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMore Breaking the Rules
by Barry Rigal • Josh Donn
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226 pages. Hardcover.

To master bridge, we need to learn the rules and algorithms that govern the game, but we must also take them with a pinch of salt. The "rules," or best practices, are there because they work. But not always. The more deals you play, the more you realize that context determines whether or not you should follow the general principles that operate successfully more often than not. And that is what t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMore Declarer Play The Bergen Way
How to Make More Contracts
by Marty Bergen
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216 pages. Hardcover.

Sequel to the award-winning book. A proven approach to winning! Demonstrates and illustrates the right way to think about the hand when dummy is tabled. After reading this book, you'll be delighted when the tricks start rolling in. One of the most popular bridge authors of our time, Marty Bergen, Mr. Points Schmoints, explains: ? How to give yourself an extra chance to make the hand ? When to . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMore Hocus Pocus
by Erwin Brecher • Julian Pottage
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210 pages. Paperback.

Master puzzler Erwin Brecher teams up with top bridge problemist Julian Pottage to present as second collection of bridge problems, math brain-teasers and logic puzzles . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMore Points Schmoints
Sequel to the 1996 Book of the Year
by Marty Bergen
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210 pages. Hardcover.

A sequel that more than measures up to original. Here, collected in one delightful volume, are more than 70 gems, guaranteed to increase your enjoyment of bridge and your ability to win. Marty Bergen shares the secrets that have led to 10 National Championships: ? How the experts think when evaluating their hand ? How to avoid bidding too much... or too little ? Bergen Raises -- distingui . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMore Tips For Tops
by George Rosenkranz
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210 pages. Paperback.

"George Rosenkranz has published several books, but none as well-conceived and effective as his newest one. Few players will read this book without finding something new and useful."--Frank Stewart, ACBL Bulletin . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMulti-Landy
The Killer Defense vs. 1NT
by David Oakley
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Paperback.

When the opponents open one notrump, you are faced with a dilemma. Versus a strong notrump, the opponents have the power; versus a weak notrump, they force you or your partner to compete at the two-level. Multi-Landy (aka Woolsey) comprises four components: - Multi. 2 Diamonds shows a 6-card or longer major. - Landy. 2 Clubs shows both majors. - Cappelletti. 2 Hearts or 2 Spades shows a 5-card ma . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMurder at the Bridge Table
by Matthew Granovetter
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320 pages. Paperback.

This book is a mystery and a bridge textbook all in one, and it accomplishes both exceptionally well. Based on the author's own experiences, and set in and around a Manhattan bridge club, the story includes many real-life characters whose names will be familiar to readers. First in a set that includes I Shot my Bridge Partner. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMy Bridge And Yours
by Frank Stewart
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208 pages. Paperback.

This book is a collection of "at-my-elbow" pieces. I'll always be south, and you'll sit beside me and hear my thoughts as I bid and play 70 deals in competition. You can make your own decisions as we go along and see if your actions match mine. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMy Favorite 52
Larry Cohen's Best Bridge Deals
by Larry Cohen
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264 pages. Paperback.

Using an intimate 'over-the-shoulder' presentation, the reader is taken through 60-odd deals from the author's own experience, deals that were important to him in some way, technically interesting, or just plain fun. The interactive style allows the reader to follow Larry's bidding and play, and make their own decisions at key points. The material was originally published as interactive software, . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMy System: The Unbalanced Diamond
by Marshall Miles
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160 pages. Paperback.

Marshall Miles has been writing bridge books for more than fifty years, and during that time has remained one of the world's leading thinkers on the theory of bidding. His recent gold medal in the World Senior Teams shows that he has lost little of his edge with time. This book, a distillation of the ideas he has been developing and evolving over many years, describes what in his view is an optim . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNegative Doubles
A Must Read for Every Partnership
by Marty Bergen
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118 pages. Paperback.

The negative double is one of the most important bidding tools in modern bridge. In consequence, popular author and teacher Marty Bergen has written a book all about this deadly bidding weapon. Of course, the good old basics are covered, in a style that even the beginner will understand. Responses to the double are detailed, not forgetting the Penalty Pass - yummee! New concepts such as Thrump do . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNegative Doubles for Acol Players
by Marty Bergen • Tim Bourke
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128 pages. Paperback.

Marty Bergen, the ten-time US National Champion, covers the hands which are ideal for the negative double, those which are imperfect but still qualify, and those which you must not double. Also included are aspects of hand valuation, opener's replies to the negative double, rebids by the doubler, and when to play for penalties. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNever a Dull Deal: Faith, Hope and Probability in Bridge
by Robert F. MacKinnon
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Paperback.

In Bob Mackinnon's bestseller, Bridge, Probability and Information, the author drew on his professional background in mathematics to introduce readers to the mysteries of information theory and Bayes Theorem, and their surprisingly practical applications for bridge players. In this sequel, he takes these same ideas further, exploring the application of the concepts of conditional probability to o . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNew Frontiers For Strong Forcing Openings
by Ken Rexford
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172 pages. Paperback.

Ken Rexford's first book, Cuebidding at Bridge: A Modern Approach, took on the topic of Italian cuebidding, primarily in the context of a 2/1 Game Force system. However, he noticeably skipped the topic of cuebidding after a string two club opening. With this new book, we now know the reason, and his answer to the Big Problem. * This book describes an exciting new approach, using TWO strong openin . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNo Trump Contracts
by David Bird
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160 pages. Paperback.

No trump contracts provide the nuts and bolts of bridge card play. Without a trump suit lurking in the background, where small cards can pop up unexpectedly and ruff your winners, the play is simplified and becomes all about the correct handling of the suits. This does not imply that no trump play is easy - far from it. There are difficult decisions to made all along the line: should you take a f . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNorth American Collegiate Bridge Championship Book 1
Par contests from November 1986
by Jeff Rubens
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32 pages. Booklet.

The deals, bidding and play awards, and analyses of par contests by Jeff Rubens . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNorth American Collegiate Bridge Championship Book 3
Par contests from November 1988
by Jeff Rubens
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28 pages. Booklet.

The deals, bidding and play awards, and analyses of par contests by Jeff Rubens . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNorth of the Master Solvers' Club
The Bridge Writings of Frank Vine
by Frank Vine
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184 pages. Paperback.

A comprehensive collection of classic writing. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNorthern Lights
by Ray Lee • Linda Lee
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192 pages. Paperback.

Here's a bridge book that's just good fun! We don't guarantee that you won't learn anything while you're reading it, but that's not the main purpose of this book. Here are just a few of the things you'll get to do in these pages: Think about whether it's better to be lucky or good; Learn Colbert's Rules, and when to apply them; Find out how Restricted Choice applies to TV game shows; Study the S . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOff-Road Declarer Play
Unusual Ways to Play a Bridge Hand
by David Bird
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160 pages. Paperback.

Every intermediate player is familiar with the routine techniques of dummy play. What this book describes are less well-known stratagems that may save the day in non-routine situations. They include methods for creating entries, surviving bad trump breaks, elopements, getting the defenders to help you out, and many more. In this unique and quirky book, the author introduces to the reader to new w . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOfficial Rules of Card Games
by Albert H. Morehead
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336 pages. Paperback.

Complete up-to-the-minute rules on more than 300 popular card games including the new international laws of contract bridge. Also included, choosing games for particular occasions, teaching card games to children, the etiquette of card games, how to give a card party as well as the general rules applying to all games and technical ters used in card games. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOne Trick At A Time
by Jim Jackson
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168 pages. Paperback.

This is not a book for players who win regularly at their local bridge club--it is for those who don't, but would like to. The author does not claim to be a top-level expert, and admits that he made many mistakes on his way to earning the coveted title of Life Master. This book is intended to help others avoid those same mistakes and to learn from those that they do make. Written in a conversatio . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOpatija Diary
The 52nd European Championships 2014
by Brian Senior
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72 pages. Booklet.

Brian Senior reports on the 52nd European Team Championships in Opatija, Croatia, June 21 - July 1, 2014 . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOpener's Best Rebids
Number 32
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

. . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOpening Lead
by Krzysztof Martens
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165 pages. Paperback.

How to think about the opening lead from an expert perspective. Larger number of analyzed practice examples. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOpening Leads
by Mike Lawrence
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289 pages. Paperback.

Covers all standard lead considerations plus more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOpening Leads vs. Notrump
Number 11
Secrets of Good Defense
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

This may not be everyone's favorite topic, but no one can deny it's importance. On the great majority of hands, the most important card played is the opening lead. Nothing will improve your results more than learning to make better opening leads. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOpening Leads vs. Suit Contracts
Number 12
Secrets of Good Defense
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Decisions, decisions. So much to think about. 1: What do you know about the opponent's hand? 2: What do you know about partner's hand? 3: Should you lead a long suit or try for a ruff? 4: Is this the right time to lead a trump? . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOut of Hand...And Off the Fairway
by Bill Buttle
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160 pages. Paperback.

Canadian cartoonist Bill Buttle is well-known to readers of the ACBL Bridge Bulletin in the USA for his trenchant lampooning of bridge and bridge players. In this, his first book-length collection, he aims his darts not only at bridge players but golfers. This book of hilarious one-panel cartoons will make a great holiday gift for any bridge nut or golf addict. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOut of Hand...Out of Mind
A Humorous Look at Bridge
by Bill Buttle
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Paperback.

Bill Buttle's 'Out Of Hand' cartoon panels appear regularly in a number of bridge magazines, notably the ACBL's monthly Bridge Bulletin. This is his first collection devoted soley to bridge humor. A great gift for any bridge enthusiast in your life. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOvercalling Opponent's 1NT
by Ken Rexford
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96 pages. Paperback.

Author Ken Rexford has developed an intriguing new approach to overcalling 1NT openings that may revolutionize this area of bridge. If you are unhappy with Cappelletti, DONT, Brozel, and the like, this book introduces you to a new approach for tackling the opponent's 1NT opening, with an entirely new way to handle one- or two-suited hands. Can your current approach tell partner whether you have a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOwl, Fox And Spider
by Krzysztof Martens
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233 pages. Paperback.

How to develop expert deceptive capabilities. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePartnership Defense
by Kit Woolsey
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303 pages. Paperback.

The best book on defense ever written. How everyone can learn to defend like an expert. A detailed discussion of signals, leads, matchpoints, defensive conventions and protecting partner. Quizzes and a unique partnership test at the end. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePartnership Understandings
by Mike Lawrence
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56 pages. Booklet.

Stop bidding misunderstandings before they occur with this valuable guide. It overs all the significant points you should discuss with your partner. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePathways to Better Bridge Defense
by Danny Roth
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184 pages. Paperback.

Become a better defender! So you tend to get dealt very bad hands. I know exactly how you feel! But, facing the facts of life and recognizing that it is not your fault, you are going to have to accommodate this failing and improve your defense. It's a hard part of the game; even in international competitions, the standard of defensive play is, to put it kindly, modest. Yes, you will get plenty of . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePatrick Jourdain's Problem Corner
by Patrick Jourdain
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160 pages. Paperback.

Patrick Jourdain's Problem Corner has been a popular regular feature of BRIDGE Magazine in the UK for many years. This collection of challenging declarer-play problems has been selected from the best of the material that has appeared there, and will be welcomed by advanced players. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlan The Play
Problems In Declarer Play For Intermediate Players
by Dave Huggett
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128 pages. Paperback.

Demonstrating 60 single dummy problems, designed for experienced but not expert players, this book aims to familiarize players with card combinations likely to turn up at the table. It shows how they can be solved by using logic, leading to greater confidence in the player. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning in Defense
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning in Suit Contracts
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning in Suit Contracts
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play Reese introduced the 'over the shoulder' approach to describing bridge hands in this classic book, and it was an immediate success. In this book, the reader can follow the thought processes of an expert through the bidding and play of many fascinating hands. First published in 1960, it . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning Notrump Contracts
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning the Play in Notrump
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning The Play Of A Bridge Hand
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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232 pages. Paperback.

Beginning bridge players are taught some of the basic techniques of declarer play: suit establishment, ruffing losers, the finesse, and so forth. The hard part is learning when each applies. There is that terrible moment when the dummy comes down, and the novice declarer has no idea even how to start thinking about the right things. This book, starting from the basics, explains how to make a plan . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning The Play Of A Bridge Hand: Teacher's Manual For Part 1
by Jonathan Shute
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Paperback.

Looking for a better approach to teaching declarer play? This manual is a presentation-ready Teacher's Manual for the first part of the ABTA award-winning book, Planning the Play of a Bridge Hand, by Barbara Seagram and David Bird. Six lesson plans are laid out with a word-by-word script, periodic reviews, and two review handouts to give to the class. Teacher preparation is minimal, and the cours . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning The Play Of A Bridge Hand: Teacher's Manual For Part 2
by Jonathan Shute
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Paperback.

Looking for a better approach to teaching declarer play? A presentation-ready Teacher's Manual for the second half of the ABTA award-winning book, Planning the Play of a Bridge Hand, by Barbara Seagram and David Bird. This completes the conversion into classroom format begun in Jonathan Shute's Planning the Play of a Bridge Hand, Teacher's Manual for Part 1. Six two-hour lesson plans are laid out . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay A Swiss Teams Of Four With Mike Lawrence
by Mike Lawrence
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99 pages. Paperback.

One of the world's great players in eight exciting matches. See how Mike makes winning decisions after you attempt to make the correct bids and plays. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay Bridge With Me
by Frank Stewart
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216 pages. Paperback.

The "over-my-shoulder" genre in bridge literature allows the reader to get into the mind of an expert player and follow their thought processes. The reader is exposed to techniques--such as counting and drawing inferences--that are supposedly reserved for experts. The author focuses on logical thinking, and problem solving. During a session, a player faces hundres of decisions. Some can be resolv . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay Bridge With Mike Lawrence
by Mike Lawrence
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227 pages. Paperback.

A two-session matchpoint event at a regional tournament. How to gather information from the auction, the play of the cards, the atmosphere at the table, when to go against the field. Recommended for: bright beginners through expert. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay Bridge With Reese
by Terence Reese
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250 pages. Paperback.

Reese introduced the 'over the shoulder' approach to describing bridge hands in this classic book, and it was an immediate success. In this book, the reader can follow the thought processes of an expert through the bidding and play of many fascinating hands. First published in 1960, it is now back in print after being unavailable for a number of years. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay It Again, Slam
Pastiches and Parodies
by Phillip King • Robert King
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128 pages. Paperback.

This is the fifth book in the entertaining series of bridge novellas based on the writings of famous authors. The Fall of Freddie Haversham is a parody of the writing of Somerset Maugham. Play it Again, Slam breaks new ground by being based on a film - Casablanca. Finally The Bridge of Spies is an original story in the style of the best crime and gangster writers. * The authors have selected the . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay Of The Hand As Declarer & Defender Student Text
by Shirley Silverman
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64 pages. Booklet.

Ten lessons: Declarer play - Defender play - Holdup plays - Finesses - Placing the cards - "thinking through" a hand - Suitable for the beginner, intermediate or the social bridge player . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay or Defend?
68 Hands to Test Your Bridge Skill
by Julian Pottage
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184 pages. Paperback.

This is an unusual problem book in the style of Diosy's There Must Be a Way, in that the reader is shown all four hands and asked whether declarer or defense should prevail with best play. A fascinating challenge for the advancing player. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlay These Hands With Me
by Terence Reese
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202 pages. Paperback.

Reese was the first author to introduce the 'over the shoulder' approach to describing bridge hands, and it was an immediate success. In this book, the reader can follow the thought processes of an expert through the bidding and play of many fascinating hands. First published in 1960, it is now back in print after being unavailable for a number of years. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlaying A Bridge Hand - Just The Basics
by Mary Ann Dufresne
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133 pages. Paperback.

Want Better Results? Try better declarer Play! Have you noticed that good bidding doesn't always mean good results? Sometimes you don't make your perfectly-bid contract. Sometimes other declarers make an extra trick or two. If it's time to get serious about better declarer play, this is the perfect 'how to' book. You'll find it's surprisingly easy to: Count your winning and losing tricks. Master . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlaying A Bridge Hand - Teacher's Manual
by Mary Ann Dufresne
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108 pages. Paperback.

A four-lesson course on declarer play -- designed for true beginners. If your students are ready to get more serious about their declarer play, this course is the perfect 'how to' guide. Students will find that it is surprisingly easy to: - Count winning and losing tricks. - Master three basic techniques for eliminating losers. - Manage entries. - Set priorities. What to do first, second, and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlaying Doubled Contracts
Master Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

The opponents have doubled your contract and you have to decide how best to play the hand. Are you aiming to make your doubled contract? Is there a possibility of doubled overtricks? These are attractive objectives, but often they are not realistic. Should you accept that you will not make your contract and limit your losses as best you can? Obviously it is better to go one down than three or fou . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlaying The Cards
by Norma Sands
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127 pages. Paperback.

Develop competence at the bridge table with this text on techniques needed for winning plays. A valuable companion to Bridge Master 2000. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlaying with the Bridge Legends
by Barnet Shenkin
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240 pages. Paperback.

Since winning the world's most prestigious pairs event in his early twenties, with the equally precocious Michael Rosenberg, Barnet Shenkin has continued to build a an impressive bridge career. Over the last 25 years, he has had the opportunity to play with and against some of the best in the world, and in this book he recounts his favorite hands and stories. While much of his early career was ba . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePoints Schmoints
Bergen's Winning Bridge Secrets
by Marty Bergen
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210 pages. Hardcover.

Bridge Book of the Year. Loaded with helpful tips. Here, collected in one delightful volume, are more than 65 gems, guaranteed to increase your enjoyment of bridge and your ability to win. Marty Bergen shares the secrets that have led to 10 National Championships. With elegant style and refreshing simplicity, Marty reveals: ? The Rule of 20 -- a reliable yardstick for opening the bidding ? . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePositive Declarer Play in Bridge
by Terence Reese • Julian Pottage
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160 pages. Paperback.

This book was originally published in 1985, and in this new edition is substantially revised and expanded. It is a collection of bridge problems designed to teach players how to think along the right lines at the bridge table. Anyone who absorbs even a fraction of the ideas presented here will himself making contracts that might have been defeated, and defeating contracts that might have been mad . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePositive Defense in Bridge
by Terence Reese • Julian Pottage
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160 pages. Paperback.

This book was originally published in 1985, and in this new edition is substantially revised and expanded. It is a collection of bridge problems designed to teach players how to think along the right lines at the bridge table. Anyone who absorbs even a fraction of the ideas presented here will himself making contracts that might have been defeated, and defeating contracts that might have been mad . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePractical Aspects Of Declarer Play
by Krzysztof Martens
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251 pages. Paperback.

How to take legal advantage of the opponents' behavior and develop an appreciation for the perspectives of the other players. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePractical Slam Bidding
(Std. American Edition)
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Booklet.

A guide to slam bidding in bridge, this book offers 120 deals for readers to test themselves and their partners. It provides many helpful tips, and all the deals are from games played at the highest level, enabling players to dramatically improve their play. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePractice Makes Perfect
25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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Paperback.

You asked for it! 25 Conventions You Should Know has sold more than 250,000 copies since it was first published, and continues to top the bridge bestseller lists. Over the years, readers have suggested that it would be an even better book if it offered some way to practice what they had learned. Now, here it is: a brief summary of each of those 25 conventions, together with example hands that can . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePrecision Today
Second Edition
by David Berkowitz • Brent Manley
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188 pages. Paperback.

An invaluable tool for learning to play this accurate, dynamic bidding system. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePrivate Sessions: A Bridge Education
by Augie Boehm
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230 pages. Hardcover.

The best way to enjoy bridge, and win more often, is to learn how to think. This is the essence of Augie Boehm's Private Sessions. In its pages, Augie reveals: -How to improve your bridge memory. - The benefits of visualization. -The fine points of hand evaluation. -Passing--how it is the secret weapon. -What a singleton honor is really worth. -The importance of the fourth trump. -The value of ti . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageProfessional Slam Bidding (Part 1)
by Krzysztof Martens
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194 pages. Paperback.

Bidding in the slam zone is an art. It requires good hand evaluation, a well-prepared set of bidding tools, and a large number of additional agreements with particular emphasis on competitive auctions. It helps to have the ability to make decisions under pressure and camouflage information on those hands where the final contract depends on the opening lead. A good imagination is crucial, and accu . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageProfessional Slam Bidding (Part 2)
by Krzysztof Martens
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170 pages. Paperback.

Bidding in the slam zone is an art. It requires good hand evaluation, a well-prepared set of bidding tools, and a large number of additional agreements with particular emphasis on competitive auctions. It helps to have the ability to make decisions under pressure and camouflage information on those hands where the final contract depends on the opening lead. A good imagination is crucial, and accu . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageReading the Cards
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageReading the Cards
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageReally Unusual Notrump (R.U.N.T.)
by Ken Rexford
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95 pages. Paperback.

Ken Rexford provides the first authoritative description of the R.U.N.T. Convention. R.U.N.T. is actually a two-way overcalling structure to distinguish a very sound takeout double from a weak three-suited takeout by way of an artificial 1NT overcall - preempting and intervening in the auction safely and effectively. * Do you find a 4-3-3-3 hand with three Jacks a reason to sleep, or is this as g . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageReese on Play
by Terence Reese
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186 pages. Paperback.

This book is one of the all-time classics, a landmark in the development of bridge, especially in the field of card play. First published in 1948, it is now back in print after being unavailable for a number of years. In it, the author reveals what counts in play and defense and shows the reader how to join the ranks of the experts. This is a book that every improving bridge player must own. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageResponder's Rebids
Number 10
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

When responder's first bid is one of a suit, the opening bidder does not know much about his partner's hand. Therefore, at responder's second turn, he MUST make a descriptive bid. The bottom line here is: After a 1-level response in a suit, responder's rebid is the key bid in the auction. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageReturn Of The Bridge Philosopher
by James S. Kauder
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232 pages. Paperback.

In his first collection of stories, The Bridge Philosopher proved to be brutally honest, self deprecating, funny, and good at explaining bridge. In this sequel, thirty years in the making, good old B.P. is as crotchety as ever, and just as funny. He has some things to say to the ACBL and he's certainly not happy with artificial sweeteners. Bets of all, he's still giving you insights into the r . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRichelieu Plays Bridge
by Robert F. MacKinnon
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240 pages. Paperback.

From the author of Samurai Bridge, this bridge novel is set in 17th century France. Through the medium of fictional bridge games, we see the politics and intrigue of the French court play out, and follow Cardinal Richelieu's career as he becomes the queen's confidant and the real power behind the throne. The bridge is deftly woven into the everyday life of the culture we are observing, so that it . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRight Through The Pack
by Robert Darvas • Norman de V. Hart
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328 pages. Paperback.

This classic, first published in 1947, is now reprinted for your enjoyment. This brilliant fantasy features each card in the deck telling its own fascinating story. Darvas was a Hungarian famous for his extraordinary gift of discovering the unusual features of hands; De V. Hart helped create the fictional world of cards and wove the hands together into this unique tale. The delightful humor sets . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRight Through The Pack Again
Master Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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222 pages. Paperback.

By having each card tell the story of its importance in a particular deal, this book pays homage to the original concept of the 1947 bridge classic Right Through the Pack. The Old Master is in a coma and the cards attempt to bring him back to consciousness--to revive him with their tales of derring-do, which are both entertaining and instructional for bridge players. Card enthusiasts can test the . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRoman Keycard Blackwood
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Linda Lee
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68 pages. Paperback.

With these handy little books, you can: Learn a new convention, or extend your knowledge of it; Learn and practice by yourself using the unique quiz format; Practice with your partner using the specially selected sample hands, and compare your results with the recommended auctions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRoman Keycard Blackwood: The Final Word
Fifth Edition
by Eddie Kantar
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244 pages. Paperback.

Definitive book on a convention that every serious player uses; completely revised and updated. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRon Klinger's Master Class
by Ron Klinger
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128 pages. Paperback.

In his new book, Ron Klinger has brought together and enlarged upon the ten key topics covered in his recent successful Master Class tour. With topics that range from bidding and opening leads to better card play and slams, this is a stimulating book for all players from one of the world's leading bridge instructors. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSafety Plays
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSafety Plays
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSaints and Sinners
The St. Titus Bridge Challenge
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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192 pages. Paperback.

David Bird's witty stories about the bridge-playing monks of St. Titus and their obnoxious Abbot have formed the basis of six previous collections, and appear regularly in bridge magazines throughout North America and the UK. This seventh book in the canon is presented in a new quiz format, so that you can try to solve the bridge problems before the monks encounter them. At the end of the book, a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSamurai Bridge: A Tale of Old Japan
by Robert F. MacKinnon
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256 pages. Paperback.

Undoubtedly the most unusual piece of bridge fiction ever published, Samurai Bridge takes the reader to a remote village in early 19th century Japan. At first, the characters may seem familiar - the heroic masterless samurai (a ronin), the evil town magistrate, the downtrodden peasants, the tea-house madam with a heart of gold, and so forth. But soon we realize that these people are different - t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageScotland's Senior Moment
by Harry Smith • Alex Adamson
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270 pages. Paperback.

Do you ever expect to play in a world bridge championship? The 2012 Scotland Senior team surprised many by qualifying. The story of how they got to Bali, and what happened to them once they got there, makes for fascinating reading. "A wonderful tale--the best underdog story since the Jamaican Bobsled Team. A must-read for any bridge player who wants to see what it is like to play in a world cham . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageScramble Stayman
by Doug Bennion
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Paperback.

Don't Settle for 1NT. Scramble Stayman examines (1) which types of hands qualify to scramble, (2) the scramble technique to use (beginning with 2 Clubs and overlaying standard Stayman) and (3) how the various scramble contracts score compared to 1NT, measured over thousands of hands. The book features a 100-board 'match' between one player staying in 1NT, and another scrambling to a (usually) be . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSecrets Your Bridge Friends Never Tell You
by Cathy Hunsberger
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172 pages. Paperback.

You thought bridge was going to be eternally glorious, didn't you? Suddenly, out of the blue, you're going crazy! Confusion reigns supreme. Every partner is an expert with a barrage of new conventions. You are beset on every side with questions you fear to ask. * Secrets Your Bridge Friends Never Tell You explores the bumpy, and exciting, journey a bridge player takes on the road from beginner, t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSerendipity in Bridge
by R. Jayaram
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148 pages. Paperback.

Imagine picking up a bridge book without noticing the author's name. Could you identify the author without reading the text? Kantar? Sure! Reese? Probably. Any other? A unique voice has recently surfaced in the world of bridge. With his first book, Logic, Intuition, and Instinct at the Bridge Table, R .Jayaram (Jay) advanced the revolutionary idea that bridge is NOT exclusively a game of logic. H . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSeven Excellent Conventions
Number 20
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

Conventions are important, but some are a dime a dozen. Identifying the good ones is never easy. Many players are too eager to follow the herd and play whatever is "in." They learn a little about a lot, and know just enough to get themselves into trouble. My goal in writing this booklet is to help players learn what they need to know about a few good conventions and treatments. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageShades Of Grey
A Pemberton Bridge Club Mystery
by Ken Allan
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200 pages. Paperback.

The members of the Pemberton Bridge Club, along with the wickedly funny Jay's Nest bridge columns, were first introduced in Ken Allen's debut novel, Deadly Endplay. This sequel addresses something worse, for the bridge players, than a mysterious death - the growing suspicion that someone in their midst is systematically cheating. When retired policeman Dan Cogan begins to investigate, he finds . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageShort Club and Transfer Responses
by Brian Senior
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32 pages. Booklet.

Systems based on a short club opening with transfer responses are becoming sufficiently popular that, even if one does not wish to use them oneself, it is a good idea to know something about how they work and how to defend against them, as more and more opposing pairs are employing such methods. This booklet gives a general overview of this type of system then goes on to discuss one complete m . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageShould I or Shouldn't I
Drawing Trumps at Bridge
by Marc Smith
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241 pages. Paperback.

To draw or not to draw? (trumps, that is)? You might be forgiven for thinking this is an easy question to answer, and on many deals it is. But there are also a large number of situations where it's all too easy to make the wrong decision. As declarer, you (usually) have the majority of cards in the trump suit, but managing them to best effect isn't always quite so simple. This book looks at thos . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSimply The Best
20 of the Greatest Bridge Players of All Time
by Brian Senior
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72 pages. Booklet.

. . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSix Steps to Winning Declarer Play
by Jay Apfelbaum
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225 pages. Paperback.

Do you want to play the hand better than you do now? Too many players have trouble deciding how to set about a contract as declarer. Do they worry about losers or winners? Do they draw trumps or not? Should they be guarding against bad breaks? There are so many things to think about, it's easy to get sidetracked. In this book, you will learn about the right questions to ask yourself as declarer . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSixpack: Adventures With Keycards And Queecards
by Allen DeSerpa
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232 pages. Paperback.

Six keycard RKCB has come of age! As soon you identify a double fit, don't ask for keycards... just "launch" and tell. You can find out about all six keycards -- and two "queecards" -- below the game level. Part 1 of the book lays out a set of basic rules for any casual partnership to apply quickly and easily. Part 2 gets more advanced and complex, but operates along the same principles. Apply Si . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSlam Bidding Conventions
Winning Bridge Conventions Series
by Patty Tucker
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162 pages. Paperback.

Bridge students quickly discover that basic bidding will only get them so far. To improve it is necessary to master a certain number of bidding conventions, and be prepared both to play them and to play against them. Each of the books in this series covers a number of useful conventions, explaining them carefully along with numerous examples and quizzes to help the reader understand what is being . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSlam Bidding Made Easier
How to bid good slams, and avoid bad ones.
by Marty Bergen
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240 pages. Hardcover.

Guaranteed to do wonders for your bridge game, this book shows you the right way to size up your hand and get to good slams that other players won't get to. One of the most popular bridge authors of our time, Marty Bergen, Mr. Points Schmoints, explains: - The wrong time to bid 4NT, and the right time to bid 4NT - Conventions worth playing, and others you must avoid - The one thing you must kn . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSomehow We Landed In Six Notrump
by David Bird
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190 pages. Paperback.

World's finest players tackle all manner of 6NT contracts, plus humorous short stories. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSplinter Bids
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Linda Lee
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68 pages. Paperback.

With these handy little books, you can: Learn a new convention, or extend your knowledge of it; Learn and practice by yourself using the unique quiz format; Practice with your partner using the specially selected sample hands, and compare your results with the recommended auctions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSqueezes Made Easy
Number 33
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

Squeezes occur often, and can be the key to making your contract or a valuable overtrick. Intermediate players CAN execute a squeeze. Learn the simple steps that will allow YOU to squeeze an opponent (or 2). If you can "Lose your losers early," you can recitfy the count. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSqueezes Made Simple
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback.

Short and full of practical examples, each book takes the reader through the most important aspects of card-play technique at bridge. Where appropriate, play is examined from the point of view both of declarer and defenders. Full of quizzes and chapter reviews, these award-winning books will also reinforce the bridge concepts you learn. At this price, what bridge player could stand not to have al . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageStandard Bidding with SAYC
by Ned Downey • Ellen (Caitlin) Pomer
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192 pages. Paperback.

What is Standard Bidding? This is an increasingly hard question to answer, but the proliferation of bridge on the Internet in pickup partnerships makes it imperative that someone does so. Perhaps the most popular natural system for the hundreds of thousands of online players worldwide is the Standard American Yellow Card, or SAYC. In this book, for the first time, SAYC is fully described and expl . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageStandard Bridge Bidding for the 21st Century
by Max Hardy
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278 pages. Paperback.

Shows why even social players can expect consistently winning auctions from a five card major, forcing notrump, two-over-one forcing to game bidding system. "...an easy recommendation for all but experts as the new 2/1 reference manual." American Contract Bridge League Magazine, February 2001 Max Hardy is one of the most versatile professionals in the world of bridge. Recently retired af . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageStayman Auctions
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Linda Lee
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68 pages. Paperback.

With these handy little books, you can: Learn a new convention, or extend your knowledge of it; Learn and practice by yourself using the unique quiz format; Practice with your partner using the specially selected sample hands, and compare your results with the recommended auctions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageStill Not Finding Squeezes
by Julian Laderman
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162 pages. Paperback.

If your answer is YES to the following three questions, this is the book for you: 1. Have you read A Bridge to Simple Squeezes? 2. Did you see merit in the structured approach introduced in that book for executing simple squeezes? 3. Do you feel that in spite of your great effort you are still not finding squeezes? In Still Not Finding Squeezes, the structured approach is applied to the 39 squeez . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageStory of an Accusation
by Terence Reese
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192 pages. Paperback.

In 1965, the bridge world was rocked by an accusation of cheating at the world championships in Buenos Aires. The pair involved were Britain's Terence Reese and Boris Schapiro, two of the world's best players. Now, almost fifty years later, the true inside story can be told - the investigation, the accusation, and the very different results of the World Bridge Federation and British Bridge League . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSuit Contracts
by Brian Senior
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158 pages. Paperback.

The correct play of suit contracts is a skill which the top players acquire only after many patient hours of study and play. When the opposition are lurking with their small trump cards ready to pounce and ruff your winners, you must exert great vigilance. There are counteless factors to take into consideration when planning the play and difficult decisions arise on almost every trick: should you . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSurviving Duplicate Bridge
by Kathleen Vishner
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100 pages. Paperback.

Bridge partnerships can be fun. We all know that. Of course, they can also be difficult, maddening, disappointing, and frustrating. When the players of these partnerships are also spouses - well that's when things can get downright tricky. Kathleen Vishner shares with you the highs and lows of learning duplicate bridge while partnering with her ever-patient husband, Andy. Experience as she does t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSwings and Arrows
by Victor Mollo
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196 pages. Paperback.

Just about every bridge player over forty has read Victor Mollo's Bridge in the Menagerie, a book that is on any list of the all-time top ten on the game. Towards the end of his life, Mollo continued to write stories about the same well-loved characters (the Hideous Hog, the Rueful Rabbit, Oscar the Owl, and the rest), but they appeared in various magazines around the world, and if you weren't a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSwiss Match Challenge
by Jeff Rubens
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234 pages. Paperback.

Challenge these hands, have some fun, and gain the judgment and insight needed to become a winning player. Try to find the best call or play--then check the analysis to help strengthen your bidding and play and see how your decisions turn out. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTake All Your Chances At Bridge
by Eddie Kantar
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160 pages. Paperback.

Selecting the best line of play as declarer on a bridge hand is not easy. Most novices know something about basic odds and percentages, and can usually come up with a line that offers a reasonable chance of success. However, the expert player will skilfully combine options, so as to take advantage of more than one possibility. Rather than putting all his eggs in one basket, he will 'stay alive . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTake All Your Chances At Bridge - 2
by Eddie Kantar
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172 pages. Paperback.

Take All Your Chances at Bridge was published in 2009 and has already been reprinted twice. It won the American Bridge Teachers 2010 Book of the Year Award for best intermediate-level book. In this sequel, Kantar presents another collection of play problems for advancing players. Again, the theme is not just finding a good line of play: the trick is to combine as many possible lines as possible t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTake Your Tricks
Second Edition
by Eddie Kantar
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173 pages. Paperback.

Valuable warm-up tips along with card combinations and safety plays. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTakeout Double: A Bridge Mystery
by Jim Priebe
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224 pages. Paperback.

Bob Smithers is dead, although few in the tournament bridge scene will shed any tears. Art Fraser, the ambitious police lieutenant assigned to the case, knows the bridge world well. He reckons that should give him the inside track on cracking his first homicide investigation, the one that will bring him the promotion he wants so much. But Smithers made enemies easily, both at the bridge table and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTales Out of School
by David Silver
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128 pages. Paperback.

Move over Victor Mollo and David Bird! Fans of the Hideous Hog, the Abbot, and the Rabbi will find a new hero among the halls of Mohican College (the last of the community colleges to be established). Tales out of School is a collection of humorous bridge stories from the witty and satirical pen of David Silver. It will delight readers with the adventures of his alter ego, the hapless Professor S . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTeach Your Child Bridge
Using a simplified Acol system
by Ron Klinger
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Paperback.

This is the Acol version of the book Bridge For Children. It is identical in the early part and introduces Acol near the end. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTeaching Bridge On Cruise Ships
by Rosemary Boden
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75 pages. Paperback.

Travel and Teach at Sea! If you want to see the world without paying a king's ransom, turn your passion for bridge into teaching on cruise ships. Learn how to break into this wonderful world by following the advice in this little book. It covers everything from finding an agent and making a lesson plan to packing the right clothes. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTeam Tactics In Bridge
by Steve Bruno
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92 pages. Paperback.

This book concisely outlines winning strategies for team events, emphasizing knockouts and Swiss, with a nod to board-a-match. Sophisticated readers will find little new, but for intermediates or newcomers to team events, the discussions should be helpful. The issue of whether you are on the weaker or stronger team, and how this might affect your strategy, especially in the second half of a knock . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTen Ways to Improve Your Bridge
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

Ten general topics in bidding and play are analyzed in this handy resource for players looking to improve their overall bridge skills. The areas covered range from bidding the opponents' suit and battling for the part-score to support doubles and redoubles, as well as splinter bids and fit jumps. The essential points to remember are summarized at the end of each chapter and problems are included . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTerrific Tips for Better Bidding
Number 35
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

27 great tips that will change your game. All are highlighted and explained in detail with examples. Such as: Wehn not to play in a 4-4 fit in a major, the right time to stay out of notrump. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTest Your Bridge Play Vol. 2
by Eddie Kantar
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234 pages. Paperback.

Become a better declarer - and Eddie Kantar promises it will be relatively painless! The problems in this book are not for experts - they are, however, for anyone whose ambition is to become a better bridge player. The problems involve the everyday cardplay maneuvers you have to master if you are going to improve as a declarer. As you work through this book, you will encounter more than one exa . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTest Your Play As Declarer - Vol. 1
by Paul Lukacs • Jeff Rubens
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190 pages. Paperback.

Analyze and play out the difficult hands. Teaches you how to analyze and play out difficult hands. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTest Your Play As Declarer - Vol. 2
by Paul Lukacs • Jeff Rubens
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202 pages. Paperback.

Analyze and play out the difficult hands. Teaches you how to analyze and play out difficult hands. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Abbot And The Sensational Squeeze
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

Brilliant collection of stories featuring the bridge-playing monks of St. Titus, and their sometimes less than admirable Abbot. The army of enthusiastic followers of the bridge-playing monks of St Titus, and their sometimes less than admirable Abbot, will have a field-day with this brilliant collection of stories. David Bird has surpassed even himself and his inimitable combination of scintillati . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Abbot's Great Sacrifice
by David Bird
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144 pages. Paperback.

In this eighth collection of stories featuring the bridge-crazy monks of St. Titus, the pompous Abbot suffers more than his share of the game's aggravations. David Bird once again treats readers to a first-class mix of exhilarating bridge and hilarious dialogue. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Abbot's Return to Earth
by David Bird
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144 pages. Paperback.

The pompous and self-important Abbot returns from his heroics in the Chennai Bermuda Bowl to discover that his fellow monks have taken little interest in this adventure. It is no easy matter for him to once again endure the aggravating ups and downs, familiar to us all, of life as a bridge player. The Abbot plays matches and duplicate sessions against a range of colourful opponents. How can it be . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Abbot, the Parrot and the Bermuda Bowl
by David Bird
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Paperback.

For more than 35 years, David Bird's tales of the bridge-crazy monks of St. Titus have appeared in magazines around the world. In this twelfth collection in book form, the pompous and self-important Abbot spots a chance to take part in that Holy Grail of bridge--the Bermuda Bowl world championships. Casting all ethics aside, he pursues this dream. Partnered by the Parrot,with the Witchdoctor, Mbo . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Abbot, The Witchdoctor And The Disastrous Double
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

In this eleventh collection in the celebrated series of humorous revelations about the bridge-playing monks of St Titus, the pompous and self-important Abbot travels to the Upper Bhumpopo mission in Africa. He plays against the Witchdoctor, the Parrot, Mrs Okuku and Miss Nabooba, Mhozi and Mjubu - characters that are familiar from earlier books in the series. Regular followers will know what to e . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe ABCs of Bridge
by William S. Root
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304 pages. Paperback.

This book is for those who want to play bridge but are afraid the game is too difficult. It is also for those who played bridge in the past but need a refresher because they have not had time to play in recent years. It contains clear, up-to-date instruction on standard bidding, play and defense for beginners and those who want to take a fresh look at the world's most popular card game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Amazing Queen
Winning With Your Queens
by Clement Wong
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156 pages. Paperback.

Written by a former captain of the Hong Kong Team and long-time bridge columnist, this is the first bridge book on winning by skillful bidding and play surrounding the queens--from queen camouflage to queen sacrifice (both real and sham) to queen defense--inspired by the author's 1993 Bols Tip of Queening your Defence. Covers bidding, declarer play, opening leads and responses, exit cards, entrie . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Art of Declarer Play
by Tim Bourke • Justin Corfield
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386 pages. Paperback.

Anybody can make straightforward contracts. This book is about how to handle the rest. If you already have a good grasp of declarer-play technique, the blocking and unblocking plays, the eliminations and the squeezes, then this is the book for you. Bourke and Corfield begin where most of the other books finish, and reveal what goes on inside the mind of an expert, explaining how to anticipate the . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Backwash Squeeze and Other Improbable Feats
A Newcomer's Journey into the World of Bridge
by Edward McPherson
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368 pages. Paperback.

At one time the game was even bigger than baseball. Today bridge is played by more than twenty-five million people in the United States alone, with Bill Gates, a sitting Supreme Court justice, and the guys from Radiohead among its devotees. In this spirited homage, Edward McPherson recounts the colorful history of the game and his attempts to master its mysteries in time to compete at the North A . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bermuda Bowl
by Henry Francis • Brian Senior
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252 pages. Paperback.

A year by year account of this great tournament. The Bermuda Bowl is THE bridge championship - the one everyone wants to win: THE WORLD OPEN TEAMS TITLE. In this book the authors go right back to the beginning, to 1950, in a year by year account of this great tournament. HENRY FRANCIS, bridge journalist, is the editor of the ENCYCLOPEDIA OF BRIDGE and 13 World Championship books. BRIAN SENIOR, br . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Best of Bridge Today Digest
by Matthew Granovetter • Pamela Granovetter
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192 pages. Paperback.

Bridge Today Digest recently celebrated its first anniversary (and 100th issue) as an Internet-based "bridge-zine". It is renowned for its practical advice, its wonderful bridge stories, and the wry humor and personal touch of its editors. For this collection, they have selected the very best pieces from their first year, and have come up with a compendium that every bridge player can read, enjoy . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Best of Robert Gray Book 1
by The Bridge World
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40 pages. Booklet.

Features the outstanding humorous and technically brilliant articles of Scotland's star puzzler-analyst. The books include articles from the 1940-50's and from the 1960-70's, respectively. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Best of Robert Gray Book 2
by The Bridge World
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40 pages. Booklet.

Features the outstanding humorous and technically brilliant articles of Scotland's star puzzler-analyst. The books include articles from the 1940-50's and from the 1960-70's, respectively. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Biggest Little Bridge Book In The World - Book 1 (Yellow)
by Beverly Card School • Jim Becker
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65 pages. 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. The series of "Biggest Little Books" are written in concise form to answer bridge questions that commonly arise, and provide answers to your questions as you advance in your knowledge of the game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Biggest Little Bridge Book In The World - Book 2 (Blue)
Play and Defense in Suit Contracts
by Beverly Card School • Jim Becker
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55 pages. Paperback.

Explains basics of play and defense in suit contracts. Mastery of the fundamentals is of first-rate importance for all bridge players. The series of "Biggest Little Books" are written in concise form to answer bridge questions that commonly arise, and provide answers to your questions as you advance in your knowledge of the game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Biggest Little Bridge Book In The World - Book 3 (Red)
Play and Defense in Notrump Contracts
by Beverly Card School • Jim Becker
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69 pages. Paperback.

Explains basics of play and defense in no trump contracts. Mastery of the fundamentals is of first-rate importance for all bridge players. The series of "Biggest Little Books" are written in concise form to answer bridge questions that commonly arise, and provide answers to your questions as you advance in your knowledge of the game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Biggest Little Bridge Book In The World - Book 4 (Green)
Everyday Bridge Conventions
by Beverly Card School • Jim Becker
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71 pages. Paperback.

Explains basic conventions in modern bridge bidding. Mastery of the fundamentals is of first-rate importance for all bridge players. The series of "Biggest Little Books" are written in concise form to answer bridge questions that commonly arise, and provide answers to your questions as you advance in your knowledge of the game. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bridge Bum: My Life and Play
by Alan Sontag
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256 pages. Paperback.

The Bridge Bum has everything: history, stories about the great players, Sontag's own fascinating hands, cheating, hustling, gambling and the glamor and grind of the bridge professional's life, and most of all the game itself, which Alan Sontag describes with such vigor and eloquence that it's easy to understand why he loves it so much. This new edition brings back to life a classic that has bee . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bridge Magicians
by Mark Horton • Radoslaw Kielbasinski
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192 pages. Paperback.

This is two books in one. You can treat it is an advanced text on declarer play, trying to solve each problem hand as it comes up. Or you can just relax and enjoy finding out more about these Polish stars who have won more international medals than the players from any other country over the last twenty years. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bridge Philosopher
by James S. Kauder
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238 pages. Paperback.

The problems are interesting and the answers logical and informative, but each hand has a connected story, and that's where the fun starts. The author's comments about his partners and opponents are unprecedented. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bridge Player Who Laughed
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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144 pages. Paperback.

There are two types of comic stories about bridge: Those that depend on some general characteristic of the game or its players, and those that relate to a particular layout of the cards. This wide-ranging collection not only encompasses both types, it also contains pearls of wisdom for those in special situations (in particular, if married to one's partner). A wide-ranging group of fun stories an . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bridge Player's Bedside Book
by Tony Forrester
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256 pages. Hardcover.

The ultimate collection of bridge stuff, with something for everyone from the beginner to the expert. Humor, mystery, quizzes, history, biography - it's all here. Over fifty world-class contributors, including Eddie Kantar, Alfred Sheinwold, Ron Klinger, Phillip Alder, Albert Dormer, and many more. Illustrated throughout, including elegant Fougasse cartoons such as this one. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bridge World's Test Your Play
by Jeff Rubens
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164 pages. Paperback.

North America's oldest and most prestigious bridge magazine, The Bridge World features a monthly column entitled 'Test your Play', which presents difficult problems in declarer play for readers to solve. This is a collection of some of the best of these from the last twenty years; if you can solve even half of them, you may be one of the best declarers in the world! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Canterbury Bridge Tales
by David Silver
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Paperback.

A disparate group of travellers meets by chance at a motel while on the way to the Nationals in Canterbury, Florida, and naturally they begin swapping stories. Sound familiar? Professor Silver returns in a new collection of short stories, in which literary parody is interwoven with Tim Bourke's brilliant bridge hands. Murder, mystery, sex and the supernatural--and that's just in the first three . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Cardturner
by Louis Sachar
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352 pages. Paperback.

From Louis Sachar, New York Times bestselling author and winner of the Newbery Medal for HOLES, comes the young adult novel THE CARDTURNER, an exploration of the human condition. How are we supposed to be partners? He can't see the cards and I don't know the rules! The summer after junior year of high school looks bleak for Alton Richards. His girlfriend has dumped him to hook up with his best . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Complete Book Of BOLS Bridge Tips
by Sally Brock
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176 pages. Paperback.

The BOLS Bridge Tips competition started in 1974, and took place off and on for more than 20 years. During that time, virtually all the world's greatest writers and players contributed their ideas to the series. For the first time ever, the entire collection of BOLS Bridge Tips are gathered here in one volume, edited and organized for easy access by the average player. Included too are biographie . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Complete Book Of Duplicate Bridge
by Norman Kay • Sidney Silodor • Fred Karpin
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496 pages. Paperback.

This 1993 revised and updated edition covers important topics such as mechanics, scoring, strategy, preempts, weak twos, overcalls, doubles, and defense in more than 500 pages. This highly-recommended book deals in detail with all of the special tactics needed in duplicate bridge. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Complete Book On Balancing In Contract Bridge
Revised Edition.
by Mike Lawrence
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451 pages. Paperback.

Since it was first published, this has been the definitive book on the tough topic of balancing your bridge hand. It examines auctions where the opponents bid something and you are given the opportunity to either let them have it or to balance. This revised and expanded edition is updated to reflect modern bidding practices and covers almost any possible auction. The cost of not balancing can be . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Complete Book on Hand Evaluation
by Mike Lawrence
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194 pages. Paperback.

How to evaluate your hand according to how the auction is going. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Complete Book On Overcalls in Contract Bridge
A Mike Lawrence Classic
2nd Edition
by Mike Lawrence
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320 pages. Paperback.

Originally published in 1980, this book quickly became recognized as a must-read for any would-be bridge expert, and has never been out of print. Now, almost 30 years later, the author has revised, updated and expanded it to take into account modern developments in the theory and practice of competitive bidding. Anyone who is at all serious about improving their game needs to own a copy of this . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Complete Book On Takeout Doubles
Revised and updated.
by Mike Lawrence
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312 pages. Paperback.

The definitive book on the oldest--and most useful--convention in bridge, the takeout double. Originally published in 1994, this book quickly became recognized as a 'must-read' for any would-be bridge expert, and has never been out of print. Now, almost twenty years later, the author has revised and updated the text to take into account modern developments in competitive bidding, one of the mos . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Complete Guide To Passed Hand Bidding
2nd Edition
by Mike Lawrence
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207 pages. Paperback.

The definitive book on auctions that begin in third or fourth seat. Originally published in 1989, this book quickly became recognized as a 'must-read' for any would-be bridge expert, and has never been out of print. Now, more than 20 years later, the author has revised, updated and expanded it to take into account modern ideas in bidding. Anyone who is at all serious about improving their game ne . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Contested Auction
by Roy Hughes
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336 pages. Paperback.

Roy Hughes first book, Building a Bidding System, has become a must-read for expert pairs looking to develop effective constructive bidding methods. Here, beginning by establishing what the structure needs to accomplish, Hughes discusses competitive bidding, and recommends useful methods and agreements. The book covers in detail many topics that have seen only cursory treatment in print up to now. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Daily Telegraph Easy Guide To Acol Bridge
by Patrick Jourdain
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176 pages. Paperback.

Acol bidding is the most popular system in the UK and is used by the majority of players throughout the country. Because it uses a weak no-trump opening and a minimum of conventions, it's a great way for beginners to learn how to bid with confidence. Partnerships that use Acol will never have misunderstandings in the auction, regardless of the level of experience of either or both players. Now, t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Deadly Defence Quiz Book
by Wladyslaw Izdebski • Roman Krzemien • Ron Klinger
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160 pages. Paperback.

The sequel to Deadly Defence, this book goes further into the areas needed to become a deadly defender and a feared opponent, and provides a large number of practical problem hands set in quiz form. Defence is the hardest part of bridge and even top-class players make mistakes much too frequently. Part 1 of this book gives insights into how to become a deceptive defender and how to recognize spec . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Eight of Clubs was Good?
Comfort food for the bridge player's soul
by Elizabeth Flynn
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Paperback.

As a new bridge player, Elizabeth Flynn began blogging about her experiences with the game and the people she met. Through a series of heartwarming and humorous anecdotes, the author details in this book her struggles as a new player learning a complex game. We encounter some of the remarkable people she has met in the world of bridge and the often funny, sometimes touching, things that have happ . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Encyclopedia Of Card Play Techniques At Bridge
by Guy Leve
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424 pages. Paperback.

Unique in the literature of the game, this book describes and classifies hundreds of tactics, stratagems and coups used during the play of the hand at bridge. Each technique is illustrated with an example deal, and its application fully explained. The topics run the gamut from the simplest finesses to the most complex squeeze positions, and cover literally everything in between. This book will be . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Extra Edge in Play
by Terence Reese • Julian Pottage
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160 pages. Paperback.

Bobby Fischer, the reclusive chess champion, once said: "You have found a good move - fine - now look for a better one." The same advice holds true in bridge. If you settle for second best, you will not achieve your full potential. Through a series of problems that are both fresh and a genuine test of skill, the reader is offered the chance to become accustomed to looking for that extra edge. Whe . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe First Bridge Book
by Jeremy Flint • John Gullick
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223 pages. Paperback.

Jeremy Flint and John Gullick have pooled their enormous experience of playing and teaching bridge to produce this invaluable guide for absolute beginners, as well as those who would welcome a refresher course. The First Bridge Book follows the very latest methods of teaching the game from bridge schools and follows also the ACOL system of bidding. All the rules, conventions, and terms are explai . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Flannery Two Diamond Opening
by Bill Flannery
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190 pages. Paperback.

A complete book of The Flannery Convention, one of the most popular conventions in use today. It includes sections on the mechanics of Flannery, defense strategies against the convention, and 65 hands showing Flannery in action. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Fun Way To Advanced Bridge
by Harry Lampert
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158 pages. Paperback.

This continues where his first book left off, with valuable information on counting, refining your bidding technique and advanced declarer play. More superb cartoons complement his unique style of instruction. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Fun Way To Better Bridge Play
by Harry Lampert
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233 pages. Paperback.

Make yourself a winner at the bridge table. Have all the important tools at your fingertips for successful card play. Starting from ground zero, this book gives you the solutions to the problems you meet every day as a declarer or a defender. From the basics of cashing high cards in the right order, establishing lower ranking honors, finessing techniques and handling long suits, a foundation is c . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Game of Bridge
by Terence Reese
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208 pages. Paperback.

The purpose of this book is to provide a complete and objective account of how to become acquainted with the fascinating game of bridge. Reese was not concerned simply to give rules of thumb, as were so many authors both before and after him. He was concerned with providing a basic handbook of bridge that tells players the reasons for certain lines of bidding and play. The principles of strategy, . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Golden Rules for Rubber Bridge Players
by Julian Pottage
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144 pages. Paperback.

Rubber bridge is the world's most widely played social game. This book shows, in a series of clearly expressed rules, how bidding and play in rubber bridge differs from duplicate bridge. Whether you want to win more often or simply enjoy your playing more, this is the book for you. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Golden Rules of Constructive Bidding
by Julian Pottage • Marc Smith
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128 pages. Paperback.

Bidding depends to some extent on the agreed system, but underpinning those methods are standards that are common around the globe: the Golden Rules. No matter what you play, this book will show you how to avoid unwise bidding contracts. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Golden Rules of Opening Leads
by Julian Pottage
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160 pages. Paperback.

The fate of many a contract hangs on the opening lead, making it the most important play in the whole hand. The Golden Rules of Opening Leads is an excellent guide to this frequently neglected aspect of the game. Here you can find all of the rules, with examples relevant to bridge today. If you study this book carefully, you will find that the way to pick killing leads derives from what you hear . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Great Bridge Conspiracy
by Terry Quinn
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196 pages. Paperback.

The Great Bridge Conspiracy chronicles the espionage and card playing exploits of Captain Diggery Piper -- a flamboyant expert first created by Terry Quinn for a serial in Games Magazine. Just as Carroll's Through the Looking Glass and Nabokov's The Defense are structured in accordance with the rules and logic of chess, so Quinn has patterned the action of this swift-paced, suspenseful tale on th . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Great Bridge Scandal
by Alan Truscott
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340 pages. Paperback.

In 1965, the bridge world was rocked by an accusation of cheating at the world championships in Buenos Aires. The pair involved were Britain's Terence Reese and Boris Schapiro, two of the world's best players. Now, almost fifty years later, the true inside story can be told - the investigation, the accusation, and the very different results of the World Bridge Federation and British Bridge League . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Hands of Time
The Most Exciting Bridge Deals Ever Played
by Mark Horton
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196 pages. Paperback.

A fascinating collection of the 'best of the best', selected by one of the world's top bridge writers. Taken from nearly a hundred years of bridge history, these deals will provide any bridge player with hours of fascinating reading. Each of them has its own unique point of interest, sometimes deriving from a brilliant maneuver in the play or bidding, sometimes from the circumstances surrounding . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Hog Takes to Precision
by Victor Mollo
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184 pages. Paperback.

Just about every bridge player in the world has read Victor Mollo's Bridge in the Menagerie, a book that is on any list of the all-time top ten on the game. Towards the end of his life, Mollo continued to write stories about the same well-loved characters (the Hideous Hog, the Rueful Rabbit, Oscar the Owl, and the rest), but some appeared only in the pages of obscure magazines, while others were . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Impact Of Opening Leads Against Notrump Contracts
How to Take More Tricks on Defense
by Audrey Grant
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118 pages. Paperback.

The Impact of Opening Leads Against Notrump Contracts. How to take More Tricks on Defense. It's generally accepted that defense is the most difficult part of the game. This book takes a look at defending against notrump contracts with a focus on the opening lead and how it impacts the subsequent defense. The book covers: The oldest maxim, fourth highest from longest and strongest--and why it has . . . read more.