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Knack Bridge for Everyone,9781599216157

Knack Bridge for Everyone

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Bridge is a famously challenging card game, one that's next to impossible to learn without a whole host of visual aids. But books on the subject all too often seem to ignore this. EnterKnack Bridge for Everyone, which takes a step-by-step, visual approach to explaining the game clearly to beginners and intermediates. With 400 full-color photos, as well as numerous charts and diagrams, it begins with the rules and the fundamentals of bidding, play, defense, and scoring. It then takes the bidding up a notch by introducing more bidding techniques and strategies for winning.

Author Biography

D. W. Crisfield  has been playing bridge for about 30 years, seriously for the past 15 years.  I have also been teaching bridge for the past 15 years.  She recently won the Miles NLM Pairs at the North American Bridge Championships held in Boston and was featured in the Bridge Bulletin—a monthly magazine that is sent to everyone registered with the American Contract Bridge League.  Crisfield has written thirty books; this is her first on bridge.

Table of Contents

Rules of Bridge
Introductory Bidding
Playing a Hand
No Trump Openers and Responses
Playing a NT hand
Convenient Minor
Next Step Bidding
Other Defense Strategies
When to Pull Trump
Preemptive Bids and Responses
Stealing the bid
2C and responses
Looking for Slam
Other Ways to Show a Big Hand
Resource Directory
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