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Avoidance Play

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by: David Bird
      Tim Bourke

Related Product: Deceptive Play (978-1-894154-83-3)

256pp | Paperback | ISBN 978-1-894154-78-9

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $12.95        Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $9.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £6.50

Categories: Test Your Bridge Technique

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About the Book

Test your avoidance play! This book is designed to accompany the Bridge Technique series.

The term "avoidance play" may seem intimidating, but in fact it means no more than preventing a particular defender from gaining the lead. You may think there is nothing particularly difficult about this, but of course, everything seems easy once you understand it yourself. There are plenty of players who would fail to make the majority of the contracts featured in this book.

The basic principles of avoidance play are straightforward, but applying them is not always so easy. Rest assured that some serious challenges await you in these pages!

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About the Author

David Bird

David Bird (Southampton, UK) is the world’s most prolific bridge writer. A six-time American Bridge Teachers’ Association Book of the Year award winner, he has over 135 books to his name. David’s columns appear regularly in the ACBL Bridge Bulletin, A New Bridge Magazine, English Bridge, Australian Bridge and other periodicals around the world. He is married with a daughter, a son and two grandchildren.

 

Tim Bourke

Tim Bourke is a world-renowned collector and creator of interesting bridge hands, which he regularly supplies to authors such as David Bird and David Silver. He also personally owns what is probably the world's largest bridge library and is often consulted as an expert on matters of bridge bibliography. He lives with his wife Margaret, an Australian international player, in Canberra, Australia.

 

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