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  Better Backgammon

  AUTHOR: Tim Holland
  YEAR: 1974
  PUBLISHER: Reiss Games, Inc.
  CITY: New York
  ISBN: 0-679-50501-6
  BINDING: Softcover
  PAGES: vi+122
  SIZE: 20 cm high, 13 cm wide

Problems 1-64
  COVER: Better Backgammon is a natural sequal to Tim Holland's first book, Beginning Backgammon. By reading it and following Mr. Holland's expert advice, any player is certain to play a better game.
      Better Backgammon is a book of ordinary yet perplexing problems that a player is likely to encounter in future games. Mr. Holland analyzes these problems and recommends the best possible sollutions ... solutions that will refine and improve the reader's game.
      Better Backgammon is easy to understand, for each of Mr. Holland's problems is illustrated with comprehensive before and after diagrams.
      Better Backgammon is fun to read, Mr. Holland is conviced that a player must enjoy a game in order to learn it well. He has incorporated this principle into his text and his selection of problems.
      Better Backgammon, then, is the best book for you ... if you play backgammon and want to play it better.

Tim Holland is a natural teacher. He enjoys his subject and want others to enjoy it, too. Winner for three consecutive times of the World's Championship of Backgammon, and twice the winner of the International Championship of Backgammon, Mr. Holland is an accredited backgammon master. Few, if any, are his equal at the game. Mr. Holland, whose earlier book Beginning Backgammon helped countless thousands of beginners learn the rudiments of the game, is noted for his aggressive and imaginative style of play. He encourages others to follow his lead, always hoping that one of his readers will develop to the point where the pupil will be a serious challenger to the master's title. Mr. Holland lives in New York City.

   Beginning Backgammon
Tim Holland
1973: David McKay, New York
   Backgammon for People Who Hate to Lose
The Psychology of Playing a Winning Game
Tim Holland
1977: David McKay Company, Inc., New York

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