Software | ISBN 978-1-897106-31-0
$34.95 $29.95 £18.95
Categories: Intermediate | Declarer Play | Defense | Bridge Software
System Requirements: IBM compatible PC, Windows 95,97 or NT; 10 Mb free hard disk space; CD-ROM drive; 8 Mb RAM; at least 800 x 600 screen resolution. Software by Bridge Base Inc.As declarer or defender, counting the hand is the one thing that will help your play the most. But how do you keep track of those cards? This software will show you how. Countdown to Winning Bridge-Interactive CD-ROM Edition is based on the best-selling book of the same name. This edition is an educational and fun software product that presents all the content from the original book in interactive mode, giving you a chance to try your hand at the frequent questions, practice hands, and tests. At the same time, the animated diagrams make following the play of card combinations or complete hands a snap-and you can repeat an example as many times as you like!
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.
Marc Smith (Southampton, UK) is the author, with Barbara Seagram, of the world's best-selling bridge book in the past sixty years, 25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know. He has written many other bridge books and played successfully in several international championships. He is a popular online bridge teacher, conducting many classes at all levels of play.