Bridge Basics 3

Bridge Basics 3 Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460920
Year 2007-09
Pages 230
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies

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!

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

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 For Dummies

Bridge For Dummies Author Eddie Kantar
ISBN-10 9781119247838
Year 2016-05-10
Pages 432
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons

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.

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

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.

Bridge Basics 1

Bridge Basics 1 Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460904
Year 2005
Pages 206
Language en
Publisher Devyn Press

Starts at the beginning, introducing the mechanics of the games. It covers bidding, play and defense.

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

This book covers a popular variation of Standard American bidding methods called Two-Over-One Game Force.

Improving Your Judgment 2

Improving Your Judgment 2 Author Audrey Grant
ISBN-10 0939460432
Year 2005-01-01
Pages 150
Language en
Publisher Baron/Barclay Bridge Supplies

Understanding the many uses of doubles can dramatically improve your game.Includes Takeout double, responding to the takeout double, rebids, balancing and other doubles.

Bridge with Bells and Whistles

Bridge with Bells and Whistles Author Mary Ann Dufresne
ISBN-10 1897106696
Year 2011-03-01
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Master Point Press

This book conducts a thorough review of all the bidding ideas and concepts that are encountered in a beginner's course on bridge, and takes the reader beyond them, gently but firmly, to the second stage.

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge Author Ambrose Bierce
ISBN-10 9781623959784
Year 2015-04-20
Pages 16
Language en
Publisher Xist Publishing

An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge is a short story with a twist by American author, Ambrose Bierce. Set during the American Civil War, "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" is the story of Peyton Farquhar, a Confederate sympathizer condemned to death by hanging from Owl Creek Bridge. This story has been hailed as an early pioneer in "stream of consciousness" storytelling. This Xist Classics edition has been professionally formatted for e-readers with a linked table of contents. This ebook also contains a bonus book club leadership guide and discussion questions. We hope you’ll share this book with your friends, neighbors and colleagues and can’t wait to hear what you have to say about it. Xist Publishing is a digital-first publisher. Xist Publishing creates books for the touchscreen generation and is dedicated to helping everyone develop a lifetime love of reading, no matter what form it takes

Bridge for Beginners

Bridge for Beginners Author Zia Mahmood
ISBN-10 9781849942072
Year 2014-10-30
Pages 300
Language en
Publisher Pavilion Books

Bridge ia an easy game to learn but it takes a lifetime to master. This monumental work is designed to take the student to a level at which he or she can play in a bridge club or tournament with confidence. This book was originally published as three volumes on Bidding, Declarer Play and Defence. It combines the talents of top Canadian bridge teacher Audrey Grant, regarded as the leading tutor in North America, and the charismatic and world-renowned bridge player Zia Mahmud, voted bridge personality of the decade by both International Popular Bridge Monthly and Bridge Today. Zia presented the BBc television series Play Bridge with Zia and his lively and lucid style is ideal to popularise the game for a wide audience.

Bridge Basics

Bridge Basics Author Ron Klinger
ISBN-10 9781616082338
Year 2011
Pages 186
Language en
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing Inc.

A latest edition for beginning-level contract bridge players shares completely revised and updated coverage of everything from bidding to defense, outlining essential strategies for building competence in a minimum of time. By the award-winning author of The Guide to Better Card Playing. Original.

Knack Bridge for Everyone

Knack Bridge for Everyone Author D. Crisfield
ISBN-10 9780762761784
Year 2010-01-05
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield

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. Enter Knack 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.

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

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.