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Paperback, 137 pages
Published 1972 by Ishi Press
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Manny
Feb 16, 2016 rated it really liked it
This short book describes the eight basic strategic principles of the game of Go, and if you're a reasonably good chess player then I kind of recommend looking at it. The striking thing is that most of Nagahara-san's principles are very general - almost philosophical, in fact - and you sort of recognize them from your chess experience, but oddly enough you find you don't have a word for them. It's a strange feeling. After a while, you draw the conclusion that Go theory has to be more advanced th ...more
Jim
Feb 17, 2016 marked it as to-read
I have seen beautiful moves in chess but know nothing of go. (Know no go)

http://www.wired.com/2016/03/two-move...

Perhaps knowledgeable go players might look up these two moves and comment here if they agree they are beautiful.
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