This book gives a full account of modern Acol and of the whole range of defensive and competitive bidding. It is suitable for players up to a high standard but will readily be understood by less experienced players as each topic starts with the fundamentals. The play of the cards is covered in all important aspects, with an emphasis on mental approach and on principles of wide application. Deals are presented in a way that allows the reader to develop his thoughts and arrive at solutions. There are many hints of practical value that will stay in the mind.
About the Author
Albert Dormer died in March 2014. Not only was he an international bridge champion player but he was also one of the world's leading bridge writers with a string of remarkable books to his credit. He lived near Inverness in Scotland. Ron Klinger is regarded by many as the world's leading bridge teacher and is an international player. He is the author of many very successful bridge books. He lives in Sydney, Australia.
Here in 448 pages are all the facts required to play bridge well in the English style. The print font is large and the paper of high quality. A total of 214 pages are devoted to bidding and 224 to play and defence. There is also a very useful indexFor anyone with aspirations to become a good player this book is a must. Indeed anyone who doesn't learn from it is either a champion or a liar. Do yourself a favour and buy a copy, but guard it well. Too many of your friends will want to borrow it and you will never get it back - tell them to buy their own copy - ENGLISH BRIDGE
For Ages: 18+ years old
Number Of Pages: 448
Published: 12th August 2014
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.5 x 13.6 x 3.2
Weight (kg): 0.48
Edition Number: 1