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Item Image5-Card-Major Stayman (Std. American)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
List Price: $16.95  Your Discount Price: $14.41
96 pages. Paperback.

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

                                   
Item ImageA Good Game of Modern Bridge
(You Too Can Play)
by Ron Klinger
List Price: $29.95  Your Discount Price: $14.97
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 ImageBridge For Children
(Std. American Edition)
by Ron Klinger
List Price: $9.95  Your Discount Price: $4.97
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 ImageCue Bidding to Slams
by Ron Klinger
Price: $5.00


This is a used item. Year: 1983. Category: Bidding. Format/Binding: Paperback. Condition: Very good. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageGuide To Better Bridge (Std. American)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
List Price: $17.95  Your Discount Price: $8.97
184 pages. Paperback.

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

                                   
Item ImageRight Through the Pack Again
by Ron Klinger
Price: $8.00
Paperback.

This is a used item. 2008. very good condition. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageRon Klinger Answers Your Bridge Queries
by Ron Klinger
List Price: $17.95  Your Discount Price: $8.97
128 pages. Paperback.

Are you having a problem at bridge or a disagreement with your partner? Ron Klinger, one of the leading bridge teachers, replies to bridge questions from players around the world in this stimulating book. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTeach Your Child Bridge
Using a simplified Acol system
by Ron Klinger
List Price: $19.95  Your Discount Price: $9.97
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. The 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 inc . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Modern Losing Trick Count (Std. American)
(Std. American Edition)
Modern Bridge Series
by Ron Klinger
List Price: $19.95  Your Discount Price: $16.96
160 pages. Paperback.

Among experts, the losing trick count is one of the most widely used methods for overcoming the negative aspects of straight point-counting. LTC is deceptively simple, but it can be highly effective if applied in a sophisticated way. This book guides you to expert use of an effective, classic hand-valuation technique. Many experts use the losing trick count as a primary or secondary method of val . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe New Complete Book of Bridge
by Albert Dormer • Ron Klinger
Price: $5.00
Paperback.

This is a used item. . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageThe Power of Pass
by Ron Klinger • Harold Schogger
List Price: $14.95  Your Discount Price: $12.71
96 pages. Paperback. Also available as an E-book.

You compete with 3 hearts over 3 clubs. You play very well and manage to come to eight tricks. You are feeling good, until you open the scoresheet and find that 3 clubs has been defeated most of the time. You have gone minus when you could have been plus. Not vulnerable against vulnerable, your partner sacrifices in 5 hearts over 5 diamonds and is doubled. Partner is two off for -300. That wou . . . read more.