Sports and Games, Miscellaneous
Paperback ISBN: 0736051511
Learn proper execution of the sport's essential skills and tactics. Forehands, backhands, lobs, volleys, overhead smashes, drop shots, serves, and returns of serve are covered to provide a base for solid technique. Instruction in singles and doubles match play tactics will prepare you to compete in whatever game you choose to play. More than 60 gamelike activities and drills will speed your learning and improve your performance. You'll also feel more informed with the advice provided on grips, footwork, equipment, scoring, and etiquette.
Ken Warren Teaches Texas Hold 'Em
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 1580420850
Straightforward advice from one of the biggest selling hold‘em authors of all time gives the straight scoop—Ken Warren style—for players looking to win money at the poker table. Ken Warren continues his straightforward lessons for the average hold’em player by concentrating on the strategies and plays needed to win money intoday’s games. In addition to a dozen thorough chapters on basic plays, Warren selects the most appropriate questions from the thousand he receives to address the topics players need answered to improve their game. He shows how to pull and push bets, make more money on the flop, use position as a hammer, play against the flow, adjust to opponents’ playing styles, when to lay down good hands or call on the river, and the smart percentage plays, especially against new players. Special sections on no-limit hold’em tournaments and Internet poker give readers a complete approach. Includes tons of charts, real hand examples, illustrations.
Charles H. Goren's Contract Bridge for Beginners
A Simple Concise Guide on Bidding and Play for the Novice
Paperback ISBN: 0671210521
Here is the first book on Contract Bridge for beginners which introduces them at once to the generally accepted Point Count method of bidding used by the experts. Written by the leading authority, the foremost teacher, and the most successful bridge player in the world, it will prove a boon to the novice and the average bridge player alike.
Body Mind Mastery
Training for Sport and Life
Paperback ISBN: 1577310942
Focusing on both physical and psychological issues, the author reveals how to apply the same discipline necessary in mastering the piano to the world of sports, focusing the motivational aspect of learning a rigorous activity. Original. IP.
An Introduction to China's Ancient Game of Strategy
Paperback ISBN: 080483508x
Chinese Chess, or Elephant Chess, has intrigued game lovers for centuries. The Chinese game requires players to master subtle variations of strategy. This guide introduces Chinese chess to Westerners, discussing the board, and the movement and value of the pieces.