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Backgammon For Serious Players

by Bill Robertie

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Cardoza .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Betting systems & theories,
  • Board games,
  • Games/Puzzles,
  • Games,
  • Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords,
  • Backgammon,
  • Games / Backgammon

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8421084M
    ISBN 10094068568X
    ISBN 109780940685680

    The material in this book covers not only the development of backgammon theory but also looks at the history of the game including some of its more famous and colourful players. Backgammon has never been short of interesting and colourful characters ranging from Emperor Nero to Lord Lucan. Backgammon is one of the oldest known board history can be traced back nearly 5, years to archeological discoveries in Mesopotamia.. It is a two-player game where each player has fifteen pieces (checkers or men) that move between twenty-four triangles (points) according to the roll of two objective of the game is to be first to bear off, i.e. move all fifteen checkers off Genre(s): Board game, Race game, Dice game, Mind sport.

    Buy Backgammon for Serious Players 2nd Revised edition by Robertie, Bill (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(35). Another good book in this category is The Backgammon Book by Oswald Jacoby and John Crawford. This was first published in and it will give the beginner a good grasp of the game. Intermediates. There are several books written for players in this stage. Read these and you’ll learn a lot.

    Written by the world's greatest player over the last two decades, serious players learn all-important opening strategies and replies, middle, end and back game techniques, tournament strategies, advanced doubling cube play, and fascinating strategy moves. Also covers backgammon probabilities and odds, unusual plays, priming strategy, essential. Here is a selection of worthy backgammon books for players of every experience level. It is far from exhaustive. Where the author has identified a direct means of purchasing a book, we have linked the image to it. Otherwise, we recommend trying Carol Joy Cole’s Backgammon a la Carte before resorting to google for the tougher-to-find titles.


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Bill Robertie, the world's best backgammon player and only two-time champion. shows players what it takes to play like a world champion. Bill Robertie is an American backgammon, chess and poker player.

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