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

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

                                   
Item Image50 More Winning Bridge Tips
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

Ron Klinger's 100 Winning Bridge Tips is one of the most widely regarded of his many outstanding bridge books. This exciting selection of tips is aimed at players who wish to improve further, and has all the stimulating and exciting qualities of its celebrated predecessor. . . . read more.

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageBermuda Bowl: The All Time Best Deals
by Henry Francis • Brian Senior
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252 pages. Paperback.

The Bermuda Bowl is THE bridge championship - the one everyone wants to win: The World Open Teams title. In this book the authors go right back to the beginning, to 1950, in a year by year account of this great tournament. . . . read more.

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageBridge Behind Bars
by Julian Pottage • Marc Smith
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208 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageBridge 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 ImageCard Play Made Easy 3 - Trump Management
by Ron Klinger
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96 pages. Paperback.

A trump suit contract provides the optimum number of opportunities for success or abject failure. This book shows how to maximize the prospect of success in trump play and become a brilliant declarer. The third book in a series, it explores ways of creating more winners and eliminating losers. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageCavendish 2000: Day 1 (CD)
by Kit Woolsey
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Compact disc.

Replay the 54 deals from the first day of the Cavendish Invitational Pairs tournament where the world's best bridge players battle for over 1 million dollars in prize money. Narrated in "over-my-shoulder" style, Kit Woolsey takes you through each of the deals of the first day of the tournament. At points in every deal you will be asked to make a bid or play and then you will find out if that deci . . . read more.

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageDefending Suit Contracts (TYBT)
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageEntry Management (TYBT)
Test Your Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Tim Bourke
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104 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageHow to Play Bridge with your Spouse... and Survive!
by Roselyn Tevkolsky
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192 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageJacoby Transfers (PYB)
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Andy Stark
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68 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item ImageKantar on Kontract
by Eddie Kantar
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192 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageMatchpoint Defense
by Jim Priebe
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200 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item ImageMatchpoint Tricks
by Ib Axelsen • Villy Dam
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96 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageMy System: The Unbalanced Diamond
by Marshall Miles
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160 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageOur Man Godfrey
Tales from the bridge table
by George Rosenkranz
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228 pages. Paperback.

"Many bridge books contain good instructional material. But almost all of them present the material in a dry way, making them a labor of love to read. Yet we assimilate things much more easily if we are having fun at the same time we are learning. That is why this book is so good. There is an enjoyable storyline throughout. As in a good novel, we want to move straight onto the next chapter to fin . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePathways to Better Bridge Defense
by Danny Roth
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184 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item ImagePlanning The Play Of A Bridge Hand: Teacher's Manual For Part 1
by Jonathan Shute
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201 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item ImagePlay Bridge With Reese
by Terence Reese
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250 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item ImagePlay These Hands With Me
by Terence Reese
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202 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImagePlaying To Win At Bridge
New Enlarged Edition
by Ron Klinger
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144 pages. Paperback.

Expanded edition of an established classic guide to bridge. It uses ingenious problems to help improving players achieve better results. This is as good a quiz book as has ever appeared... Instead of examples of well-known ideas, the author presents truly practical situations... the questions emphasize those aspects of bridge play that are truly important at the table. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImagePoints Schmoints (CD)
by Marty Bergen
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Compact disc.

This interactive software porduct is based on the best-selling book of the same name by Marty Bergen, a 10-time North American Champion and one of the leading bridge writers and teachers in the world today. POINTS SCHMOINTS! has it all -- great stories, humor, plenty of example hands and quizzes, and a wealth of practical advice that will have a major impact on your results at the bridge table! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageReese on Play
by Terence Reese
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186 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageRichelieu Plays Bridge
by Robert F. MacKinnon
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240 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageSamurai Bridge: A Tale of Old Japan
by Robert F. MacKinnon
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256 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

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

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

                                   
Item ImageSqueezes Made Simple (BT)
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item ImageStayman Auctions (PYB)
Practice Your Bidding Series
by Barbara Seagram • Linda Lee
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68 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item ImageStory of an Accusation
by Terence Reese
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192 pages. Paperback.

In 1965, the bridge world was rocked by an accusation of cheating at the world championships in Buenos Aires. The pair involved were Britain's Terence Reese and Boris Schapiro, two of the world's best players. Now, almost fifty years later, the true inside story can be told - the investigation, the accusation, and the very different results of the World Bridge Federation and British Bridge League . . . read more.

                                   
Item 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 ImageTen Ways to Improve Your Bridge
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

Ten general topics in bidding and play are analyzed in this handy resource for players looking to improve their overall bridge skills. The areas covered range from bidding the opponents' suit and battling for the part-score to support doubles and redoubles, as well as splinter bids and fit jumps. The essential points to remember are summarized at the end of each chapter and problems are included . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTerrific Tips for Better Bidding
Number 35
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

27 great tips that will change your game. All are highlighted and explained in detail with examples. Such as: Wehn not to play in a 4-4 fit in a major, the right time to stay out of notrump. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Abbot And The Sensational Squeeze
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

Brilliant collection of stories featuring the bridge-playing monks of St. Titus, and their sometimes less than admirable Abbot. The army of enthusiastic followers of the bridge-playing monks of St Titus, and their sometimes less than admirable Abbot, will have a field-day with this brilliant collection of stories. David Bird has surpassed even himself and his inimitable combination of scintillati . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Abbot, The Witchdoctor And The Disastrous Double
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

In this eleventh collection in the celebrated series of humorous revelations about the bridge-playing monks of St Titus, the pompous and self-important Abbot travels to the Upper Bhumpopo mission in Africa. He plays against the Witchdoctor, the Parrot, Mrs Okuku and Miss Nabooba, Mhozi and Mjubu - characters that are familiar from earlier books in the series. Regular followers will know what to e . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Bridge Magicians
by Mark Horton • Radoslaw Kielbasinski
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192 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

This is two books in one. You can treat it is an advanced text on declarer play, trying to solve each problem hand as it comes up. Or you can just relax and enjoy finding out more about these Polish stars who have won more international medals than the players from any other country over the last twenty years. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Golden Rules of Declarer Play
by Julian Pottage • Marc Smith
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160 pages. Paperback.

This book provides all the guidelines to play as a declarer, the reasoning behind them, and explains when you should not follow the rules. By assuming only a minimum of knowledge, the authors have brought the subject within the reach of many players, and introduce the beginner gradually by placing the slightly trickier topics towards the end of the book. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Great Bridge Scandal
by Alan Truscott
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340 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

In 1965, the bridge world was rocked by an accusation of cheating at the world championships in Buenos Aires. The pair involved were Britain's Terence Reese and Boris Schapiro, two of the world's best players. Now, almost fifty years later, the true inside story can be told - the investigation, the accusation, and the very different results of the World Bridge Federation and British Bridge League . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Headmaster, The Matron, and the Scissors Coup
by David Bird
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128 pages. Paperback.

As readers found in "Beaten By The Masters," a host of entertaining characters face each other at the bridge table--the school matron, the fearsome Headmaster, the ancient Reverend Benson, the much-loved senior maths master, Bertie Bellis, over-bearing school prefects and terrified younger boys. Regular followers of David Bird's work will know what to expect--a first-rate mixture of excellent bri . . . read more.

                                   
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 ImageThe Law Of Total Tricks
Number 19
The Key To Competitive Bidding
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

In 1969 I read a bridge article that changed my life. "The Law of Total Tricks" (LOTT) was written by a brilliant Frenchman named Jean-Rene Vernes. His concept was: The key to competetive bidding is your # trump. Very interesting! I devoured the article - and was immediately hooked. When Larry Cohen and I began our partnership, I taught him the LAW, and it formed the basis for many of our agreeme . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Official ACBL Encyclopedia of Bridge
7th Edition
by ACBL (American Contract Bridge League) • Brent Manley
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632 pages. Hardcover.

This long-awaited edition is the most complete volume of bridge information and instruction ever compiled. With over 600 easy-to read and easy-to-search pages, it belongs in every bridge player's library. It has thousands of entries covering bridge terms, conventions, systems, rules, and top personalities. Completely redesigned format; 25% larger type; Comprehensive user-friendly index; Hundre . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Rabbi and the Weaker Sex
Kosher Bridge 2
by David Bird • Ron Klinger
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128 pages. Paperback.

Formerly published as Kosher Bridge 2, the cast returns in splendid form and the Rabbi, kindly and considerate, maintains an essential balance between the hilariously warring factions and the excellence of the bridge ensures that readers will be properly instructed while being immoderately entertained. IF you did not read the first book you can start with this one--you will come back for more! . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Setting Trick
Practical Problems in Bridge Defense
by Ian McCance
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160 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Problems in defensive cardplay; all deals selected from real events. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTiming Is Everything
Number 39
by Marty Bergen
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23 pages. Booklet.

Good timing is essential for both declarer play and defense. This booklet includes plenty of both. How is YOUR timing? 21 interesting deals are presented with an interactive approach. This gives the reader a chance to THINK and do the planning needed to play and defend better than he currently does. - The right time to lose your loser early. - How to make the best use of your entries, as well as . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTips For Tops
by George Rosenkranz
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224 pages. Paperback.

Dr. George Rosenkranz has long been Mexico's most successful player. He owns twelve North American championships and the rare distinction of having captured all four major team titles. He has represented Mexico in many world Olympiads and North America in the Bermuda Bowl. Since his retirement as chairman of the board of Syntex Corporation, he has had more time to devote to bridge. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTo Win At Bridge
Have You Got What It Takes?
Master Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
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128 pages. Paperback.

The world of bridge has winners and also-rans. What would you rather be? Winning might not be everything, but it is much better than finishing second or third, and way ahead of being out of place. This book examines the attributes and skills you need to be on the winner's dais more often--not only the personal qualities and psychological requirements, but also the methods you are using and the st . . . 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 ImageTricks With Finesses (BT)
Bridge Technique Series
by David Bird • Marc Smith
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64 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

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

                                   
Item 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.

                                   
Item ImageUnderstanding the Uncontested Auction
by Ron Klinger • Andrew Kambites
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128 pages. Paperback.

Good bidding is based on the understanding of principles. Understanding the Uncontested Auction aims to help aspiring players in a sympathetic and logical manner to bridge the bidding gap between themselves and the experts. You can use it either as a complete modern bidding system or selctively to improve your general standard of bidding. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageUnholy Tricks
by Terence Reese • David Bird
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160 pages. Paperback.

In this further collection of bridge tales involving the eccentric monks of St. Titus, the brothers become involved in duplicate matches against nuns, visiting Italians, and even the local police. All this in addition to their usual rubber bridge games--and they play for surprisingly high stakes at the monastery. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWe Love The Majors - Teacher's Manual
by Mary Ann Dufresne • Marion Ellingsen
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194 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

Do you want to be a bridge teacher. But you're not sure where to start? This comprehensive and easy to follow teacher's manual was designed by the authors of We Love the Majors, Mary Ann Dufresne and Marion Ellingsen, to compliment their reader-friendly beginner's book. The teacher's guide contains six complete, detailed lesson plans, including hand diagrams, that teachers can easily customize to . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhat Do These Bids Mean - Teacher's Manual
A brief bidding review
by Timothy LeVan
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79 pages. Paperback.

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 ImageWhat You Must Know About Cue-bids
Number 26
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

A helpful easy-to-understand explanation of an essential topic. Most players don't appreciate how often cue-bids can solve their bidding problems. Cue-bids are NOT for experts only. Do you use them often enough? Do you always recognize when a player makes a cue-bid? Cue-bids can be a confusing topic. Even experts have cue-bid disasters. Step #1 is to understand what bids are NOT cue bids. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageWhat You Must Know About Transfers
Number 13
Secrets to Winning Bridge Series
by Marty Bergen
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24 pages. Booklet.

This is definitely one of the most important and most popular conventions in modern bridge. As soon as the player who opens 1NT bids responder's suit, opener is assured of becoming declarer if that suit becomes trump. Opener usually has the stronger hand, so the majority of his side's assets will be concealed from the opponents. That can't be bad. In addition, the use of transfer bids allows open . . . 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 ImageWorld Of Bridge
by Frank Stewart
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268 pages. Paperback.

Hard-edged observations from the syndicated columnist; over-the-shoulder stories, and insight into expert views on bidding and play. . . . read more.