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Item Image5-Card Majors The Scanian Way
by Mats Nilsland
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152 pages. Paperback.

More than forty years ago, Mats Nilsland published a classic Swedish book Modern Standard, trying to describe his vision of natural bidding methods for the decades to come. 5-Card Majors The Scanian Way takes this vision one step further into the future. Mats has used and designed every conceivable system you can imagine. Today, Mats is back to a normal base with five-card majors, three-card mino . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEric Rodwell's Bidding Topics - Book 2
by Eric Rodwell
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167 pages. Paperback.

This book, carrying on the tradition of Eric Rodwell's Bidding Topics Book 1, contains 9 new bridge topics. Contents: 1) Fourth Suit Forcing. 2) Minor Suit Transfer Over Partner's 1NT Opening. 3) Flannery. 4) Bidding in Fourth Position. 5) Smolen. 6) Development After a Strong 2 Club Opening. 7) Lebensohl. 8) Ogust. 9) Exclusion Blackwood and Lackwood. As in the first book, each topic starts with . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageProfessional Competitive Bidding Part 1: Tactics and Decisions
by Krzysztof Martens • Marek Wojcicki
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Paperback.

In this book we present another group of bidding problems in contested auctions chosen from the important championship events. We will show how being active impacts both pairs. Using examples, we will try to show what to do, how to do it, what not to do and why. We will show the agreements that some of the top pairs in the world have for certain bidding decisions. In some situations we propose id . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageProfessional Competitive Bidding Part 2: Battle of the Titans
by Krzysztof Martens • Marek Wojcicki
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Paperback.

We present agreements that world class pairs use in particular bidding sequences. In some situations there is a systemic approach. This book gives you an overview of how to treat most of these situations. This should help you and your partner to agree on a chosen style for contested auctions. Since there are numerous kinds of possible situations, it isn't as easy to categorize bidding treatments . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2018 at Orlando (ON SALE)
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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Paperback.

The official publication of the World Bridge Championships 2018 at Orlando. From the World Bridge Federation. Edited by Brian Senior. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDetecting Cheating In Bridge
Includes Invaluable Tips To Improve Your Game
by Nicolas Hammond
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206 pages. Paperback.

Detecting Cheating in Bridge has been a problem since Harold S. Vanderbilt introduced the current rules in 1925. Hammond shows how sophisticated modern software and statistical analysis can detect cheating players without the need to review hundreds of hours of videos. Charts, tables and graphs highlight the problem at the world class level dating back to 1955. The data shows there are active che . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridging Two Worlds
by Martin Hoffman
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278 pages. Paperback.

This is a rare account of the horrors of the WW2 death camps from someone who experienced them. Born into an Orthodox Jewish family in Prague, Hoffman lost his entire family in the Holocaust. Fourteen-year-old Martin Hoffman escapes immediate death on arrival at Auschwitz by claiming to be eighteen. Through a combination of chutzpah and luck, he first survives a year at Auschwitz, then the Death . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageUnder the Table
The Case Against The Blue Team
by Avon Wilsmore
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396 pages. Paperback.

This book looks at the actions of the Italian Blue Team, whose incredible run of victories include the World Championships of 1957-1959, 1961-1969 and 1972-1975. Throughout that time, there were suspicions as to how these victories were achieved. To what extent were these suspicions justified? The actions of administrators, in response to the problem of cheating over the last 60 years, is discuss . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBoost Your Bidding to a Higher Level
by Danny Roth
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158 pages. Paperback.

Bidding is all about learning a language: how to communicate and understand. Over the years, bidding languages or, "systems," have become more explicit and accurate than they were in decades past, and thus players joining clubs and entering tournaments need to be familiar with, at least, basic bidding in current use. It is particularly important to be able to judge the quality, or trick-taking po . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Literature
by Nick Smith
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179 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

First published in 1993, and long out of print, Nick Smith's Bridge Literature is an anthology of literary parodies that for the most part appeared first in magazines such as English Bridge and International Popular Bridge Monthly. Characters from Shakespeare, Marlowe, the Bible, Jane Austen, Charles Dickens, Charlotte Bronte, Thomas Hardy, Lewis Carroll and George Orwell all make their appearanc . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCrocs on Squeeze Play - Volume 1
by Stephen Kennedy
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253 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Do you like squeeze play? Do you like complicated endings? Do you like bridge? Then look no further: this is the book for you. From the mind of a junior bridge player comes a new book designed to challenge the norm: a book that starts where Clyde Love's classic leaves off, a book intended to push squeeze play to its absolute limits. Well-known squeezes are thoroughly examined and dissected, and a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCrocs on Squeeze Play - Volume 2
by Stephen Kennedy
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261 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Do you like squeeze play? Do you like complicated endings? Do you like bridge? Then look no further: this is the book for you. From the mind of a junior bridge player comes a new book designed to challenge the norm: a book that starts where Clyde Love's classic leaves off, a book intended to push squeeze play to its absolute limits. Well-known squeezes are thoroughly examined and dissected, and a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDon't Be Fooled! Counter-deception at Bridge
by Danny Roth
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246 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Many books have been written on falsecards and other deceptive plays at the bridge table. However, there is very little help available for the player who wants to learn how to recognize when the opponents are trying something sneaky, and what can be done in terms of counter-measures. This book fills that gap--readers will learn the most common situations where deceptive play by the opposition may . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageInsights On Bridge Vol. 1
Moments in Bidding
by Mike Lawrence
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211 pages. Paperback.

This is the first in a series of books designed to turn aspiring players into good players. The Insights on Bridge series includes hundreds of mini-lessons, complete with advice you can count on. The material is devoted to situations and problems you will see at the table but not in other books. Start on the path of being a good player and a good partner. Mike Lawrence is one of bridge's greats, . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMisplay More Hands with Me
by Mark Horton
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184 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

This is the sequel to Misplay These Hands With Me (2007), which is based on Horton's popular series of articles in the ACBL Bulletin. In an over-the-shoulder style, the author offers an account of a plausible line of play on each example hand, always without success, then gently points out how the contract could and should have been made with just a little more thought. Perfect for improving play . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOn the Other Hand
by David Bird • Larry Cohen
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226 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

A New Way to Learn Bridge Cardplay. In this unusual book, David Bird and Larry Cohen combine to present cardplay instruction in a new way. 100 pairs of deals are shown - one described by David and the other by Larry. The deals look similar (in some cases very similar) but an entirely different line of play is necessary to make each of the contracts. Only by clearly understanding the techniques in . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePower Up Your Bridge Game
by Eldad Ginossar
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184 pages. Paperback.

The 30 Lessons in this book cover different aspects in bridge, including: card play, partnership bidding, useful conventions, hand evaluation, competitive auction tactics, and matchpoint consideration. Many of the lessons discuss basic topics, but the content is not at a basic level. The emphasis throughout is on "thinking bridge" rather than memorizing. The author's teaching philosophy and his . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePreempts
by Warren Watson
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197 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

It has been many years since any bridge author attempted a comprehensive description of preemptive bidding, and much has changed in the interim. Modern players open the bidding on lighter values, and preempts, formerly based in at least a semblance of sanity, are now made on the flimsiest of excuses. This is a comprehensive treatment of preemptive bidding - not just when to open and with what, bu . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRobin Hood's Hold-up
by David Bird
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180 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

12th-Century Bridge Adventures... Journey back to Sherwood Forest and Nottingham Castle in David Bird's fourth book of Robin Hood bridge stories. The 32 stories contain well over 100 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 Nott . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageSleeping on the Couch
The adventures of Dave playing bridge with his wife, Anne
by Dave Caprera
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202 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

All profits from the sale of this book will be donated to the United States Bridge Federation Junior Program. Here is what some of Dave's friends who appear in the book had to say: "I don't bid like that because if I do I will end up sleeping on the couch." - Mike Passell. "When they travel to tournaments, Dave chooses their hotel by the comfort of the sofas." - Chris Compton. "If Dave had just b . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTest Your Bidding Against the Experts
by Danny Roth
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264 pages. Paperback.

There are a number of areas in bidding in which players at all levels demonstrate room for improvement. This includes bridge experts, whose (mis)bidding of actual hands constitutes the 140 problems in this book. Each chapter starts with 10 thematically linked bidding problems. In each case, you will be told where you are sitting and the conditions of play; any relevant conventional bidding and ot . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTricks of the Trade
Strategic Thinking for Advanced Bridge
by Larry Cohen
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144 pages. Paperback.

This book is for players who take their bridge seriously. It is intended for those who want to improve their technique and understanding, to become more-desirable partners, to achieve better results, and to gain increased respect among their colleagues. The book investigates many paths to achieving these ends: increasing the value of experience by knowing what things to watch for, learning how to . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhen to Bid Notrump
(And How to Play It)
by Adam Parrish
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255 pages. Paperback.

In When to Bid Notrump (And How to Play It), Adam Parrish gives the same thorough and understandable treatment to notrump contracts that he gave to trump contracts in When to Draw Trumps. The first section deals with common questions about notrump bidding: when do you need a stopper, when do you bypass a four-card major to bid notrump, when do you choose notrump over a major-suit fit? The second . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge Over The Rainbow
by Alex Adamson • Harry Smith
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238 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

A sequel to If I Only Had a Heart, once again featuring Dorothy, the Tin Man and the rest of the gang at the Over the Rainbow Bridge Club. Some of these stories have appeared in BRIDGE magazine, and in Australian Bridge, but all are collected here in book form for the first time. Bill Buttle's illustrations add to the fun. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLast Board
Everything Depends On It
by Mark Horton
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242 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Over 100 years of bridge history, it is not surprising that one can find many matches that came down to the last board, or even the last card, played. And of course, there is an added poignancy in these situations that derives from the fact that bridge is a unique sport in one aspect--the players do not know the score. In this book, the authors collect dozens of fascinating deals, each of which i . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMaster of Bridge Psychology
Inside the remarkable mind of Peter Fredin
by Jeppe Juhl • Peter Fredin
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240 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Sweden's Peter Fredin is notorious for making bids and plays that no one else would even think of, but are often brilliantly successful--as well as being entirely logical once he explains his thinking. This may be the funniest bridge biography you will ever read. Peter Fredin of Sweden won the 2009 European Pairs championship, and is a multiple medalist in events at the world level. His style and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMore Conventions, More Practice
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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139 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

You asked for more! Following the runaway success of Practice Makes Perfect, bridge teachers asked the authors to produce a similar companion book to 25 More Bridge Conventions You Should Know. And here it is--a brief summary of each of those 25 more conventions, together with example hands that can be dealt out and used to apply your new knowledge. This book gives a brief summary of each convent . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlaying 2/1: The Rest of the Story
by Paul Thurston
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200 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Paul Thurston's 25 Steps to Learning 2/1 was an instant bestseller, winning the 2003 American Bridge Teachers' Association Book of the Year award. In a tantalizing postscript to that book, he promised a sequel, one that would cover 'the rest of the story' for those who wanted to add modern sophistication to their 2/1 bidding. Here at last he delivers, and the long wait has been worth it. The book . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Simpler Blue Club System
Mississauga Style
by Dan Berkley
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264 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Keep it Simple. Strong club bidding systems dominated the world of bridge until a few decades ago. The reason? The system thinks for you, the experts say. The experts are right: if you stick to the rules, the system leads you effortlessly to the right decision. The drawback? It is complicated. This book presents a simplified and modernized version of one of the most successful bidding systems of . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCompetitive Bidding
by Melih Ozdil
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278 pages. Paperback.

Standard and modern applications of interference over opponent's opening bids at every level can be found in this book. There is no system in bridge that will lead you to the perfect contract, but I can state that these applications will result in a highest ratio of success even after opponent's high level preemptive openings. This five chapter book has specific example hands. These numbered h . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMOSSO: A Complete Bidding System
by Richard Granville • David Burn
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268 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

For the last three years, the authors have been developing MOSSO, a new bidding system derived from 2/1, Fantunes and Polish Club. MOSSO brings together the best features of its parent systems, while providing an effective interface between them. The system has been the subject of enthusiastic discussion on the popular website bridgewinners.com. This is a two-book series. The first volume describ . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMOSSO: Example Auctions and Quizzes
by Richard Granville • David Burn
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246 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

For the last three years, the authors have been developing MOSSO, a new bidding system derived from 2/1, Fantunes and Polish Club. MOSSO brings together the best features of its parent systems, while providing an effective interface between them. The system has been the subject of enthusiastic discussion on the popular website bridgewinners.com. This is a two-book series. The first volume describ . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageStandard Modern Precision
Second Edition
by Daniel Neill
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204 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Play the System National Champions Play. Over the last 20 years a consensus bidding system among American national champions has been chosen and is now the lingua franca for hundreds among the pro circuit, top junior players and strong tournament players. This book will introduce you to the system, called Standard Modern Precision (or SMP), with lots of examples, quizzes and real-life hands bid b . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlaying Suit Combinations
by Fred Gitelman • Jeff Rubens
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96 pages. Paperback.

This book serves two purposes: One is to enable the reader to improve card-play technique. The text illustrates how best to handle some specific holdings, and, more importantly, assists in the development of patterns of bridge problem-solving that apply not only to single-suit situations but to declarer-play and defensive problems in general. The other purpose is to share some of the beauties and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Language of Bridge
by Kit Woolsey
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317 pages. Paperback.

Kit Woolsey's first new bridge book in 35 years is aimed at an intermediate audience, but with plenty of insights for advanced and expert players. This book examines the communication between partners as they work together to reach the best contract or try to defeat declarer's contract on defense. Kit brings his unique take on the game to the subject of partnership communication -- thinking abou . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Working Horse
by Krzysztof Martens • May Sakr
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233 pages. Paperback.

Every bridge player needs a "Working Horse" who neighs tirelessly hand in and hand out. He never stumbles in counting up to thirteen or forty, he can anticipate what happens in trick seven and prevent a simple endplay. Do you remember Boxer from Orwell's novel Animal Farm? A huge working horse, strong, laborious and helpful. Now imagine Boxer at the bridge table, pulling the defenders' wagon fro . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageExpert Hand Evaluation
by Augie Boehm
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142 pages. Paperback.

If bidding were as simple as counting high-card points, most of us would have lost interest in bridge a long time ago. Appreciating the life-long challenge of a game immune to mastery, experts are always trying to hone their bidding judgment. This book's aim is to help you develop good bidding judgment by refining and improving your hand evaluation, which is the bedrock of good bidding. Learning . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTrick One
The Right First Move
by David Bird
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225 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

A huge percentage of failing contracts go down because declarer did not play optimally on the first trick. Similarly, countless contracts are allowed to slip through because the defender in third seat made the wrong play. With 125 instructive deals, David Bird covers all aspects of the first card played from dummy, the first move by the defender in third seat and the card chosen by declarer from . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Blue Team in the History of Bridge
by Carl'Alberto Perroux
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384 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Translated into English by Maurizio Di Sacco. Edited by Mark Horton. The Man Behind The Legend: How did Italy reach the summit of World Bridge and then remain there for more than fifteen years? How did a game that seems so little suited to the Italian temperament end up being the one that Italy dominated for so long? The answers to these questions can be found in this book through the diary of th . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEric Rodwell's Bidding Topics - Book 1
by Eric Rodwell
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169 pages. Paperback.

This title won the 2017 Intermediate-Advanced ABTA Book Award. The techniques in this book are sustainable and can be incorporated into any bidding system. Learn from the best and see instant improvement in your results at the bridge table. The nine excellent topics that haven been selected will have wide appeal, including two about conventions Rodwell invented himself: Support Doubles, and Serio . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageJudgment at Bridge 2
Be A Better Player & More Difficult Opponent
by Mike Lawrence
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224 pages. Paperback.

In his original Judgment at Bridge, Mike Lawrence gave us a lot of great advice on how to think at the bridge table. In Judgment at Bridge 2, Mike continues with his guidance on how to approach the game. Take Mike's counsel and you will become a better player and a more difficult opponent. Contents: 1) Luck; 2) A Winning Attitude; 3) Introducing Dubious Bridge Rules 4) Preempting; 5) Bidding When . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageOutsmart the Bridge Experts
by Danny Roth
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168 pages. Paperback.

This is the fourth in the series of bridge problems highlighting hands which have been reported in books, magazines and newspapers in which the 'expert' has either misanalyzed the problem or totally missed the point of the hand. The book presents more than 60 problems in declarer play or defense, bringing the reader to the critical moment of decision--but also sometimes well short of it or past i . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Two-Club Marionette
Good-Bye Forcing Notrump
by Allan DeSerpa
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110 pages. Paperback.

Getting to play one notrump offers at least four ways of winning a board: (1) you may not have a better contract; (2) even if you do, it will not always be easy to find it; (3) even when one notrump is not the best contract, the opponents rate to give away a trick with an aggressive opening lead; (4) even if responder finds the better contract; the opposition gets another opportunity to get back . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2016 at Wroclaw
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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395 pages. Paperback.

The official publication of the World Bridge Championships 2016 at Wroclaw. From the World Bridge Federation. Edited by Brian Senior. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageClose Encounters: Bridge's Greatest Matches Book 1 (1964-2001)
by Eric Kokish • Mark Horton
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262 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Close Encounters is a two-book series that describes some of the most memorable bridge matches of the last fifty years. It features titanic struggles for World and National titles, involving the greatest players from North America and Europe. There are amazing comebacks, down to the wire finishes, overtime victories, and an insight into how the game has changed over the last half century. Book 1 . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageClose Encounters: Bridge's Greatest Matches Book 2 (2003-2017)
by Eric Kokish • Mark Horton
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318 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Close Encounters is a two-book series that describes some of the most memorable bridge matches of the last fifty years. It features titanic struggles for World Championship and National titles, involving the greatest players from North America and Europe. There are amazing comebacks, down to the wire finishes, overtime victories, and insights into what it takes to win a match against determined o . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAlmost the Only Bridge Book You Will Ever Need - Volume 1
by Randall Baron
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256 pages. Paperback.

This book "is unique. It is a distillation of Randy's vast experience as a player, as a frequent teacher and as someone whose knowledge of the literature of the game is unsurpassed. Randy has produced a treasury of tips--useful, practical advice, written with sincerity and with a deep respect and affection for the game and its beauties--that will benefit any player. My friend Randy Baron's book i . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAlmost the Only Bridge Book You Will Ever Need - Volume 2
by Randall Baron
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250 pages. Paperback.

This book "is unique. It is a distillation of Randy's vast experience as a player, as a frequent teacher and as someone whose knowledge of the literature of the game is unsurpassed. Randy has produced a treasury of tips--useful, practical advice, written with sincerity and with a deep respect and affection for the game and its beauties--that will benefit any player. My friend Randy Baron's book i . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Good Game of Modern Bridge
(You Too Can Play)
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 ImageA Taste of Bridge
by Jeff Bayone
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215 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

This book is based on the beginners' course at Honors Bridge Club in New York, a series of six lessons that have started thousands of students on the road to enjoying the game. This book is intended to give the reader a taste of bridge, and whet the appetite for more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBFUN: Bridge For The UNbalanced
by Kevin Cadmus
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248 pages. Paperback.

This book introduces BFUN, a new bidding system that features canape style for bidding two-suited hands and a relay bidding scheme for use after the strong artificial one club opening bid. Such methods are often considered esoteric or lacking consistency or too complicated or too contrary to everything previously learned. In BFUN, the theoretical ideas behind these alternative methods are careful . . . 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 ImageDemystifying Defense
by Patrick O'Connor
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136 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Beginners typically have more trouble with defense than any other part of the game, and this book goes a long way towards removing this unease. After carefully explaining the basic concepts, author Patrick O'Connor takes the reader through forty problems, using an 'over the shoulder' style, and explaining every play as it is made. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageFamous Bridge Swings
by David Bird
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225 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Learn from their Mistakes. After a hard-fought match or perhaps a weekend of matchpoint play, it is well worth the effort to look at all your bad boards and see if any lessons can be learned. In this book you will have the chance to learn from other players' mistakes. We will look at over 150 big swings from international play. The net swings will average over 18 IMPs per deal, with some of more . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageHand of the Week
by Joel Martineau
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221 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Perhaps the best way to improve your bridge is to watch an expert play, and to try to understand the reasoning behind their bids and plays. Readers follow the bidding and play (or defense) of fifty-two hands--one a week for a year--and listen to the author's thinking as each hand develops. Understanding why the experts do what they do is the first step towards being able to do it yourself--at le . . . read more.

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

Syndicated columnist and author Frank Stewart believes that two factors determine who wins and loses at the bridge table. This book emphasizes sound fundamental skills and keeping avoidable errors to a minimum. In play and defense, he treats basic techniques; in the bidding, he discusses style and discipline -- concepts rarely found in the literature. The importance of conventions and systems is . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlanning the Play: The Next Level
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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208 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

This sequel to 2010 ABTA book of the year, Planning the Play of a Bridge Hand, extends the idea of making a plan as declarer to more complex situations, covering ideas such as safety plays, avoidance play, trump control, dummy reversal, and endplays. It will appeal to players who have a solid grasp of the basics of declarer play, and are looking to improve from there. Seagram and Bird's Plannin . . . 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 Big Payoff: Slam Bidding at Bridge
by Bill Treble
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244 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

The rewards for slam success are high, but so are the penalties for failure. As a launching pad, the author introduces some useful agreements and conventions. How and why to try for slam, advanced techniques, competitive auctions and a final quiz: this book makes for a smooth transition to becoming an effective slam bidder. Slam bidding is perhaps the most exciting part of bridge, but at the same . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Mathematical Theory of Bridge
by Emile Borel • Andre Cheron
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502 pages. Hardcover. Also available as an E-book.

134 Probability Tables, Their Uses, Simple Formulas, Applications & 4000 Probabilities. Originally published in 1940, and revised in 1954, this classic work on mathematics and probability as applied to Bridge first appeared in English translation in 1974, but has been unavailable for many years. This new edition corrects numerical errors found in earlier texts; it revises the previous English tra . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Power Of Positive Bidding
Bidding Secrets of the Italian Champions
by Wladyslaw Izdebski • Dariusz Kardas • Wlodzimierz Krysztofczyk • Ron Klinger
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240 pages. Paperback.

This remarkable book is based on the close observation of the solutions by the Italian Champions to bidding problems. Acute judgements produced astonishing results, which have been analyzed in this exhilarating text. No competent bridge player will want to miss the opportunity of following this exciting work. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhat Do These Bids Mean?
A brief bidding review
by Timothy LeVan
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213 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

A Bidding Review for You and Partner. Visualize everyone's hands from their bids only. What do their bids promise? Deny? Multiple possible Bids and Rebids show minimum, medium, or maximum hands. Are they forcing? What cards and points are required? What Seat are you in? Your bids will vary based on your Seat. Review a Bidding Concept and Bidding Sequences. Consult What Do These Bids Mean? and Tho . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Complete System for the Tournament Bridge Player
by Tugrul Kaban
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233 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageArrow Through the Heart
by David Bird
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200 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 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 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 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 ImageMulti-Landy
The Killer Defense vs. 1NT
Second Edition
by David Oakley
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283 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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. This second edition adds Part 5: Comparison with Other Conventions and a new section, Criteria for an Overcall. Multi-Landy comprises four components: - Multi. 2D shows a 6-card or longer major. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNever a Dull Deal: Faith, Hope and Probability in Bridge
by Robert F. MacKinnon
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199 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 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 ImageScramble Stayman
by Doug Bennion
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119 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageThe Bridge Journal (CD)
The Complete Collection
by The Bridge Journal
Price: $79.95
1485 pages. Compact disc.

This collection contains digital replicas of all 30 issues (over 1400 pages) of The Bridge Journal ever published, reproduced exactly as they originally appeared. The Bridge Journal was a magazine published from 1963 to 1966, produced by unpaid young tournament enthusiasts who were hoping to improve the game in several dimensions: technique, partnership methods, logistics, laws, forthrightness in . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefending at Bridge: A First Course
by Bill Treble
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160 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImagePlay Bumblepuppy Bridge
by Julian Laderman
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101 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Bumblepuppy Bridge is a wonderful stepping-stone to standard bridge. A total beginner can learn in an hour how to play the game - without any help from a bridge player. This novel game was created by award-winning bridge author and historian Julian Laderman, by blending simple features from several early forms of bridge. The game is appropriate for ages 6 to 106. A free video enables readers to w . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageShould I or Shouldn't I
Drawing Trumps at Bridge
by Marc Smith
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241 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageSix Steps to Winning Declarer Play
by Jay Apfelbaum
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225 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageThe Abbot, the Parrot and the Bermuda Bowl
by David Bird
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144 pages. 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 ImageWhat Does Partner Have? Book 1
by Timothy LeVan
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139 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

A Bidding Review for You and Partner. In Book One, the opponents pass. You see only your South hand. Book Two is a continuation of Book One - now with all four players bidding. Analyze everyone's bids: What do they promise? Deny? Are they forcing? What cards and points are required? Review a Bidding Concept. Bid Example Deals. Consult What Does Partner Have? and Thoughts. Take the Quizzes and che . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhat Does Partner Have? Book 2
by Timothy LeVan
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115 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

A Bidding Review for You and Partner. In Book One, the opponents pass. You see only your South hand. Book Two is a continuation of Book One - now with all four players bidding. Analyze everyone's bids: What do they promise? Deny? Are they forcing? What cards and points are required? Review a Bidding Concept. Bid Example Deals. Consult What Does Partner Have? and Thoughts. Take the Quizzes and che . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhen to Draw Trumps
by Adam Parrish
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307 pages. Paperback.

The Ultimate Guide to Playing a Trump Contract. Knowing when to draw trumps is absolutely fundamental to playing a suit contract, but it is not always an easy decision to make. How many times have you drawn trumps immediately, only to realize later that you should have waited? Or, trying to learn from your mistake, put off drawing trumps when you shouldn't have and gone down in a cold contract? T . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2015 at Chennai
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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Paperback.

The official publication of the World Bridge Championships 2015 at Chennai. From the World Bridge Federation. Edited by Brian Senior. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2014 At Sanya
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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Paperback.

The official publication of the World Bridge Championships 2014 at Sanya. From the World Bridge Federation. Edited by Brian Senior. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2013 at Bali
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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362 pages. Paperback.

The official publication of the World Bridge Championships 2013 at Bali. From the World Bridge Federation. Edited by Brian Senior. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2012 at Lille
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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336 pages. Paperback.

The official publication of the 14th World Bridge Games 2012 at Lille. From the World Bridge Federation. Edited by Brian Senior. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2011 at Veldhoven
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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336 pages. Paperback.

The 40th World Bridge Championships 2011 at Veldhoven. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2010 at Philadelphia
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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330 pages. Paperback.

The official publication of the 2010 World Bridge Series at Philadelphia. From the World Bridge Federation. Edited by Brian Senior. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2008 at Beijing
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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384 pages. Paperback.

The world championship book from the 2008 tournament in Beijing, China. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2007 at Shanghai
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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336 pages. Paperback.

Edited and published by Brian Senior. This is the official World Bridge Federation world championship book, reporting on the 2007 tournament in Shanghai, China. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWorld Championships 2004 at Istanbul
by World Bridge Federation • Brian Senior
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334 pages. Paperback.

Editor: Brian Senior. Held under the auspices of the World Bridge Federation. The 12th Open Teams Olympiad. The 12th Women's Teams Olympiad. 3rd World Transnational Mixed Teams Championship. 2nd Seniors International Cup. World University Teams Championship. Hosted by The Turkish Bridge Federation. Held at the Grand Cevahir Hotel, Istanbul. October 23rd - November 6th, 2004. . . . 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 ImagePractice Makes Perfect
25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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140 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageThe Right Bid At the Right Time
by Neil Kimelman
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230 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

This book completes the trilogy that Kimelman started with Improve Your Bidding Judgment, continued with The Thin Fine Line. He explores the delicate process of making the right decisions in the auction, especially in competitive situations. Examples are taken from high-level bridge events, presented in quiz format, so the reader can make his own call before the options are discussed and the auth . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Secrets of Winning Bridge
Second Edition
by Jeff Rubens
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224 pages. Paperback.

The classic, easy-to-understand shortcut to winning bridge. Jeff Rubens' classic book is as relevant today as when it was first published to critical acclaim. The secrets herein are not system-dependent; they pertain to general bridge skills and to bridge thinking. The book consistently makes successful bridge players' top-10 list of most influential books. Now back in print in a modernized Secon . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTwo-over-One: A First Course
by Bill Treble
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176 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Designed for players who are familiar with standard bidding, this book covers all aspects of switching over to a 2/1 game-forcing approach. It's a comprehensive eight-lesson course, and includes dozens of full-deal examples that can be used to practice bidding and cardplay. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhat's Your Call?
The Bridge Player's Handbook of Basic Bidding
by Frank Stewart
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224 pages. Paperback.

This book helps intermediate players improve their valuation skills and provides a sound bidding foundation. Focusing more on judgment than on system, the author utilizes a question-and-answer format, with quizzes and short tutorials. Each chapter discusses a different stage of the auction, from the opening bid onwards. The author presents his views on key issues, followed by a series of problems . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhat's Your Line?
100 Instructive Bridge Problems
by David Bird
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206 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Fine-Tune Your Cardplay. This collection of 100 problems features instructive deals that have appeared in David Bird's bridge columns over the past few years. The author has aimed to present problems that will give you a good chance of finding the solution. They illustrate a wide range of card-play techniques. Each problem is presented in two-hand format on a righthand page, with the solution and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePlayers Quick Reference Companion
by Larry Harris
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106 pages. Spiral bound.

Recommended for intermediate to advanced players. This book is for serious non-experts and will help bridge the gap between where you are and where you want to be. It facilitates quick direct look-up for answers about bidding, play and defense. By using PQRC you can avoid bidding accidents with your partner and apply continuous pressure on your opponents. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge M5N1, a boosted five-card major, Book 1: Minor Openings
by Ann O'Clast
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72 pages. Paperback.

M5N1 system preserves the advantages of the well-known five-card majors but, thru a logical approach, recovers free space between successive standard bids, allowing you to know: opening hand's shape much clearer than usual: for instance, after a major opening, the first two rebids allow responder to identify the exact shapes of thirty partner's hands. Opening strength down to the nearest point, t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge M5N1, a boosted five-card major, Book 2: Major Openings
by Ann O'Clast
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78 pages. Paperback.

M5N1 system preserves the advantages of the well-known five-card majors but, thru a logical approach, recovers free space vacant between successive standard bids, allowing you to know: opening hand's shape much better than usual: thus, after your partner's minor opening, you know the suit of his/her shortness, if any, before calling three notrump or not. Opening strength down to the nearest point . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGetting to Good Slams: 30 Key Ideas
by Terry Bossomaier
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199 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Bidding Slams is Fun. Slams are one of the most exciting parts of bridge and, at club level, they occur much more often than they are bid. This book aims to help average and aspiring players to bid a few more of those slams. Unlike many other books on bidding, this book does not provide a system or set of gadgets. Instead, it looks at a number of tournament events and develops a set of thirty key . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageStartup Bridge - And Beyond
by Lynn Berg
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205 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Nothing is scarier than not knowing what to expect-as we all know, knowledge is power. I'm here to inform you, encourage you and help you (and your partner) help yourselves. Use this book as a way to get into the mysteries of bridge and its most challenging form, duplicate. Sure, knowledge of basic bidding protocols is necessary, but so is knowing what to expect, how to develop a partnership, wha . . . read more.

                                   
Item Image52 Bridge Mistakes To Avoid
by David Bird
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220 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 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 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 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 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 ImageThe Canterbury Bridge Tales
by David Silver
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157 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 Pocket Guide To Even More Bridge Conventions
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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71 pages. Booklet. Also available as an E-book.

A pocket-sized edition of 25 More Bridge Conventions You Should Know by the same authors, this is a handy guide to popular intermediate-level conventions such as Bergen Raises, Support Doubles, Puppet Stayman, Inverted Minor Raises, Forcing 1NT and more. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTips on Bidding
Mike Lawrence Bridge Tips
by Mike Lawrence
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286 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

20 years ago, Mike Lawrence published a series of short pamphlets for intermediate players with advice on various aspects of bidding and cardplay. Long unavailable, this material has now been revised, updated, and republished in three anthology volumes, each comprised of about 10 of the original booklets. The topics here include: The Three-Card Raise, Penalty Doubles, Preempts and The Fine Art of . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLast Call in the Menagerie
by Victor Mollo
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230 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageTips on Cardplay
Mike Lawrence Bridge Tips
by Mike Lawrence
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309 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Twenty years ago, Mike Lawrence published a series of short booklets for intermediate players, entitled Topics on Bridge, with advice on various aspects of bidding and card play. Long unavailable, this material has now been revised, updated, and republished in three anthology volumes, each comprised of about ten of the original booklets. The topics here include: Defense, including opening leads, . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTips on Competitive Bidding
Mike Lawrence Bridge Tips
by Mike Lawrence
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280 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Twenty years ago, Mike Lawrence published a series of short booklets for intermediate players, entitled Topics on Bridge, with advice on various aspects of bidding and card play. Long unavailable, this material has now been revised, updated, and republished in three anthology volumes, each comprised of about ten of the original booklets. The topics here include: Four-Card Overcalls, Bidding over . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageAccurate Cardplay
by Terence Reese • Roger Trezel
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232 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageBidding at Bridge: A Quizbook
by Barbara Seagram • David Bird
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159 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageImaginative Cardplay
by Terence Reese • Roger Trezel
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248 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 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 ImageWho Has The Queen?
The Bridge Player's Handbook of Card Reading
by Frank Stewart
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206 pages. Paperback.

An introduction to inference, counting, assumption and related topics, things players can use to see their opponents' cards. It's in a quiz format and treats both declarer play and defense. This book is full of interesting deals in which finding a missing queen, or one of her relatives, is the key to making a contract. The problems cover various types of logical thinking, including: counting and . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWinning Duplicate Tactics
by David Bird
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238 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Matchpoints is a different game from IMPs and party bridge, and it requires a whole different approach. This book explains the right strategies for bidding, play and defense at matchpoint pairs for players starting out on their competitive careers. Duplicate bridge is a different game. It's true that you can get by if you play exactly the same way as you would in a home social game or a team matc . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageA Second Book of Bridge Problems
by Patrick O'Connor
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128 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageFalsecards
2nd Edition
by Mike Lawrence
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188 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageOptimal Hand Evaluation
by Patrick Darricades
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149 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Accurate hand evaluation is critically important to reaching the right contract in bridge. Yet, for over 75 years now, hand evaluation has essentially relied on Milton Work's 4-3-2-1 honor point count - a count known to be seriously flawed and inaccurate. The method gives a very unsatisfactory, inaccurate point count which leads, too often, to the wrong contract. In this book, the author addresse . . . 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 ImageCard Play Technique
Or The Art Of Being Lucky
Second Edition.
by Victor Mollo • Nico Gardener
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310 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageA Treasury Of Bidding Tips
554 Tips To Improve Your Partner's Game
by Eddie Kantar
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199 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 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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64 pages. Spiral bound.

The 6th book in the award-winning "Larry Teaches" series. 64-page spiral bound instruction on Declarer Play at Notrump Contacts for Intermediate-level players. Numerous quizzes and examples. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageLarry Teaches Declarer Play at Suit Contracts
by Larry Cohen
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64 pages. 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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64 pages. 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 ImageBridge and the Romantics
by Nick Smith
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250 pages. Paperback.

It is June 1822. Percy Shelley is planning a new bridge book. It will feature the most dazzling, difficult deals ever published, the bridge of the gods... But before he leaves on his ill-fated trip to Livorno, Shelley only has time to send his publisher a short 'Declarer Play Problems' pamphlet. Nick Smith, however, has unearthed a series of hitherto unchronicled episodes in the poet's life, whic . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageNo-Trump Bidding
by Mike Wenble • Sally Brock
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110 pages. Paperback.

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Item ImageThe Language of Bidding: Two Over One Game Force
by Paul Marston
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193 pages. Paperback.

To win at bridge you have to be a skilful bidder. Good card play may be an asset but most hands are won or lost before a single card is played. The Language of Bidding shows you how to bid well. You have to know these things to be a good bridge player. The system is Standard with weak twos (the most widely used method in the world). It covers both four and five card majors. When you would choose . . . read more.

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

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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 ImageDiamonds Are The Hog's Best Friend
by Victor Mollo
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216 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageSixpack Repack
Keycards And Queecards in the Twilight Zone
by Allan DeSerpa
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193 pages. Paperback.

Sixpack kicks in whenever you announce a two-suited hand and force the auction to game. As the name Sixpack implies, six-keycard Blackwood comes of age in the delivery of four aces, two key kings, and two "queecards." Sixpack packs them all into a compact bidding space below the major-suit game. It then discovers other key honor cards that become important in the context of the auction. Sixpack c . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTeach Your Child Bridge
Using a simplified Acol system
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. 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 ImageTest Your Bridge Play Vol. 2
by Eddie Kantar
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234 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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Item ImageEnterprising Bridge Tales: The Next Generation
by Marc Smith
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247 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Bridge in the 24th Century. Decades after the adventures of Captain James T Quirk and the crew of the USS Competitor, we now follow the next generation of bridge crusaders as they traverse the universe. Led by Captain Jonathan Lucian Pillar III, the starship's latest incarnation is crewed by many familiar characters: an android Science Officer, an imposing Klingon as Chief of Security, and a youn . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageEnterprising Bridge Tales: The Original Series
by Marc Smith
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261 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Bridge in the 23rd century... They certainly play chess aboard Federation starships, so why should it come as a surprise to discover that bridge is also a popular pursuit? In these pages you can watch members of the crew playing as they warp through the galaxies. Follow the adventures of Captain Quirk and First Officer Sprock as their team competes against some of the best players in the universe . . . 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 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 ImageKickback: Slam Bidding at Bridge
Second Edition
by Robert Munger
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98 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Expert Slam Bidding for Everyone. 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 a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageBridge in The Menagerie
by Victor Mollo
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168 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 At The Edge
by Boye Brogeland • David Bird
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245 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 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 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 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 ImageSwings and Arrows
by Victor Mollo
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196 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageThe Hog Takes to Precision
by Victor Mollo
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184 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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 ImageWinning Suit Contract Leads
by David Bird • Taf Anthias
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232 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Winning Notrump Leads was a ground-breaking and very well-received book that used the power of computers to determine which opening leads work best against a variety of auctions at notrump. Using enhanced software, the authors now turn their attention to suit contracts. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageDefensive Communications
by Andrew Garnett
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115 pages. Paperback.

Defensive Communications is written for the beginner through the intermediate bridge player that wants to learn how to communicate and signal like the pros during the defense! It is split into two sections, Basics and Advanced, so the reader can go at their own pace, adding more and more to their defensive arsenal as they progress as a Bridge player. The fundamentals presented in this book are a . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageMajor Suit Raises
by Andrew Garnett
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107 pages. Paperback.

Major Suit Raises will teach you how to show three-card junk, invitational, and game-forcing raises as well as four-card preemptive, mixed, limit, game-forcing raises, all in or out of competition. You will also learn how to show four-card raises as the opener all while describing the strength of your hand accurately. You will learn how to count support points, Wolff Signoff, opener and responder . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageVariable Strong 1NT and the 2 Spade Size Ask
by Andrew Garnett
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156 pages. Paperback.

This book teaches a variable Strong One No Trump system with 14-16HCP, 15-17HCP, and 15-18HCP ranges and utilizes a 2-Spade size-asking bid which increases the number of conventions and treatments that can be played so any hand you hold becomes easier to represent in the auction. You will learn all the basics like Stayman, Jacoby transfers, minor-suit transfers, RKC 3014, and Gerber, as well as B . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTournament Bridge for Beginning Players
by Ken Casey
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251 pages. Paperback.

This book is about how to play bridge in a tournament. Unlike club play, the hands are typically prearranged to test your skills. This book gives a comprehensive view of the various types of hands a beginning player might expect to encounter. The various categories of hands presented will teach you how to play the first card, how to ruff, how to set up a long suit, how to play for the drop, how t . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTournament Bridge for Intermediate Players
by Ken Casey
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267 pages. Paperback.

This book is about how to play bridge in a tournament. Unlike club play, the hands are typically prearranged to test your skills. This book gives a comprehensive view of the various types of hands an intermediate player might expect to encounter. The various categories of hands presented will teach you when to use the dummy reversal, when to spurn a finesse, when to duck a trick, when to do the 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 ImageThe Pocket Guide To Bridge World Standard 2017
by The Bridge World
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76 pages. Paperback.

Bridge World Standard (BWS 2017) is the standard system developed by The Bridge World magazine based on the preferred methods of leading American experts. The system is ideal for use by impromptu or casual partnerships and as a basis for discussion by those who wish to formulate their own system. It is used as a framework for problems in the magazine's monthly Master Solvers' Club contest beginni . . . 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. This is the latest edition (2008). . . . 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. This is the latest edition (1999). . . . 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. This is the latest edition (1999). . . . 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. This is the latest edition (2005). . . . 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 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 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 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 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 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 ImageOwl, Fox And Spider
by Krzysztof Martens
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233 pages. Paperback.

How to develop expert deceptive capabilities. . . . 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 ImageThe Martens System
Bidding Like Music
by Krzysztof Martens
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232 pages. Paperback.

The author's system, distinguished by mechanisms that allow one partner to control the bidding when it seems appropriate. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe World Of Transfers
Bidding Like Music
by Krzysztof Martens
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241 pages. Paperback.

Using transfers to overcome traditional problems in contested auctions. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTiger And Fly
by Krzysztof Martens
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203 pages. Paperback.

Advanced deals for the serious player. Emphasis on staying alert to possibilities. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageVirtual European Championship (Part 1)
Dynamic Declarer Play
by Krzysztof Martens
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230 pages. Paperback.

Huge collection of advanced play deals in a simulated European Championship. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageVirtual European Championship (Part 2)
Dynamic Declarer Play
by Krzysztof Martens
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249 pages. Paperback.

Huge collection of advanced play deals in a simulated European Championship. . . . 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 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 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 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 ImageTalking Bridge (Audio CD)
by Larry Cohen
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Compact disc.

Larry Cohen's set of 2 audio CD's is designed to be listened to at home, in the car, or on the road. Geared for intermediate level players, the discs cover lots of general advice, what to play (without learning lots of conventions) and lots of general practical and logical instruction. Description of each part of the convention card along with a lot of Larry's practical overall advice on how to i . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTwo Over One in a Nutshell
by Dee Berry
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70 pages. Spiral bound.

Designed for quick and easy access to the most popular bridge system of the 21st century, 2/1 In A Nutshell offers easy guidelines to key parts of the system, including brief summaries of conventions necessary to 2/1 and modern bridge. All possible sequences and conventions are not included but the careful reader will learn to open the bidding, respond, and rebid effectively. Special cases are sp . . . read more.