The Art of Shogi

349 kr

Författare: Tony Hosking


The first comprehensive guide to Japanese chess in English for complete beginner and advanced (dan) player.


The Art Of Shogi includes:


An account of professional shogi in Japan (20 million Japanese play!).

In-depth guide to strategy and openings (plus handicap games).

108 annotated professional game references, including the first 8 title games outside Japan.

Comparison and brief history of shogi and Western chess - which share the objective of checkmate, and some similar movement of pieces (kings, rooks, bishops, knights, pawns).

Captured shogi pieces change sides and can re-enter play, making nearly every game exciting and decisive!


Häftad. 270 sidor.


På lager: 2 styck
Artikelnummer: SH2