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ITEMS BY DR. JAMES MARSH STERNBERG

Item ImagePlaying to Trick One
There Are No Mulligans in Bridge
by Dr. James Marsh Sternberg
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178 pages. Paperback.

Bridge is a game of mistakes.The best players make fewer mistakes. It's not a matter of being brilliant The real expert players never make basic mistakes,they keep the ball in the court, in the fairway. Sure there is an occasional hand where they make a brilliant play but that's not what distinguishes the true expert from the good player. One often hears an expert say I've seen this hand before". . . . read more.

                                   
Item ImageTrump Suit Headaches
Rx for Declarers and Defenders
by Dr. James Marsh Sternberg
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Paperback.

The trump suit adds a dimension that makes bridge so different from other card games. In a suit contract, play is complicated by declarer?s need to keep control. If control is lost, it may be almost impossible to make proper use of one's strength in the side suits. Before playing to trick one, one should ask what might go wrong? If playing a suit contract, is there a reason not to draw trumps? Or . . . read more.