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Life and Death (Elementary Go Series #4)

4.2  ·  Rating Details ·  71 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Paperback, 157 pages
Published December 7th 1975 by Ishi Press International (first published December 1975)
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My main problem with this book is how it is subtitled. It is supposed to be a basic work. While the first few chapters (up to about 7) are basic, the problems from chapter 7 on can be quite challenging. In the vein of a math text, the problems also often extend the main idea of the chapter. I think that this is a good way of including content and asking the reader to figure things out for themselves. This can also be construed as being basic or elementary, but again I often find the problems ...more
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I love this life and death book, it is a great foundation to become a strong player. I have gone through this book several times, it is a solid book with plenty of problems!
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Elementary Go Series (7 books)
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