Bridge Basics 3

Bridge Basics 3 Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460920
Year 2007-09
Pages 230
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies
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Audrey Grant does it again with an amazing new book, Popular Conventions, the third book in the series, covers everything from playing at a party table to a tournament table. Popular Conventions teaches you the core conventions that will strengthen your game for sure. It introduces you to the Stayman convetions, Jacoby transfer bids, the strong artificial two club opening, Blackwood and Gerber. This book gives you a chance to get ahead and win!

Bridge For Dummies

Bridge For Dummies Author Eddie Kantar
ISBN-10 9781119247838
Year 2016-05-10
Pages 432
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Try a hand at bridge—and outsmart your opponents Bridge is the most popular card game in the world—and, as any player will tell you, is simply the best card game ever. Whether you're new to the game or a long-time player looking for new tricks, this new edition of Bridge For Dummies walks you through the intricacies of the game and arms you with tried-and-true tips and strategies for being a better player and beating your opponents from the very first draw. Covering not only traditional contract bridge, but other popular variations of the game—including ACOL, Rubber, and Duplicate Bridge—this hands-on, friendly guide takes the guesswork out of this beloved game and arms you with the knowledge and know-how to make your game mates your minions. From knowing when and how high to bid to bringing home the tricks when you end up in a trump contract, it'll take your bridge skills to the next level in no time! Strategize with your bridge partner Confidently play bridge in clubs and tournaments Use basic and advanced bidding techniques Find bridge clubs and tournaments all over the world Are you ready to trump the competition? Success is a page away with the help of Bridge For Dummies.

25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know

25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know Author Barbara Seagram
ISBN-10 189415407X
Year 1999-01-01
Pages 190
Language en
Publisher Master Point Press
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Explains twenty-five bidding conventions, including the grand slam force, lead-directing doubles, negative doubles, new minor forcing, responsive doubles, reverse Drury, splinter bids, Stayman, takeout doubles, and weak two-bids

Bridge at a Glance

Bridge at a Glance Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0910791627
Year 2014-03-07
Pages 36
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies
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This has been the go-to quick reference booklet for thousands of Bridge players since it was originally published. Slim and portable, it offers concise summaries of a wide variety of bids and coordinates with Grant's Bridge Basics books. A color-coded Bidding Ladder indicates the meaning of bids, and tabs grant quick access to any of the topics. This revision adds four pages, providing expanded information and a handy new scoring chart.

2 Over 1 Game Force

2 Over 1 Game Force Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 093946084X
Year 2009
Pages 238
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies
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This book covers a popular variation of Standard American bidding methods called Two-Over-One Game Force.

Improve Your Declarer Play

Improve Your Declarer Play Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460386
Year 2013-10-07
Pages 55
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies
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This second title in Audrey Grant's Bookmark Series teaches how to implement the endplay in bridge. In some suit combinations it's better to have the suit led by the opponents into the declarer's strength. Learn how to recognize suits better led by defender, identify the exit card, eliminate defenders' options and play the throw-in. There are explanatory hands plus ten practice deals. Fold-out bookmark flaps reference the essential ideas.

The Impact of Opening Leads Against Notrump Contracts

The Impact of Opening Leads Against Notrump Contracts Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460394
Year 2012-03
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies
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Renowned bridge educator Audrey Grant looks at defending against notrump contracts with a focus on how the opening lead impacts subsequent defense. She covers the oldest maxim, when to lead partner's suit, why to avoid leading the opponents' suit, what to lead from a sequence, when to lead the 'top of nothing,' and when to 'take the tricks and run.' Sixteen practice deals help the advancing player improve. Additional deals illustrate the various points.

Bridge Maxims

Bridge Maxims Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 PSU:000013234713
Year 1987
Pages 239
Language en
Publisher Prentice Hall Direct
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Describes sample bridge hands, explains how to play them, and looks at the meaning of common bridge sayings

Commonly Used Conventions in the 21st Century

Commonly Used Conventions in the 21st Century Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460963
Year 2009-02
Pages 358
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies
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"This series of bridge books allows the reader to have fun while learning the fundamental concepts of modern bridge bidding, play and defense--the game for a lifetime!"--Cover, p. 4.

More Commonly Used Conventions in the 21st Century

More Commonly Used Conventions in the 21st Century Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460955
Year 2008-04
Pages 380
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies
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This is the 5th in the American Contract Bridge League's series of bridge books for beginning and advancing players. Successfully used for over 20 years, this edition has been updated to reflect modern theory. Lessons include Negative Doubles, Other Doubles, Overcalls, Two-Suited Overcalls, Blackwood and Gerber, Finding Key Cards, Leads and Signals, and Two-Over-One.

Bridge

Bridge Author Barbara Seagram
ISBN-10 1894154479
Year 2003
Pages 188
Language en
Publisher Master Point Press
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Another title in the best-selling '25' series, from award-winning author and master teacher Barbara Seagram, and using the same popular format as earlier books. Other titles in the series have revolved around bidding; this one deals with the play of the cards as declarer, a major topic in beginner and intermediate bridge lessons. As usual in this series, basic ideas on the strategies and tactics available to declarer are covered comprehensively in the early part of the book, while in later chapters, more advanced players will find ideas and topics that challenge their own understanding of the game.