186pp | ISBN 978-1-55494-773-7
$22.95 $19.95 £12.95
Categories: Intermediate | Declarer Play | Novice | Honors eBooks | Honors Books
Nobody wants to lose at contract bridge. This book will show you how to win.
Whether you're an advanced beginner, an intermediate or an advanced player, this valuable book can help you win more frequently and gain greater personal satisfaction from contract bridge. This is a book on the play of hands, full of wise counsel; it will entertain experts and help them teach others.
The best way to count — side suits as well as trumps.
How to draw inferences from your opponents' bids and plays.
Opening leads — and traps.
Placing the cards; playing the cards.
The secrets of improving communication with your partner.
"Anyone who hasn’t improved his bridge play after reading this book isn’t really trying." -Jim Jacoby
"A delight." -Charles Goren
"Kantar teaches, Stanley learns, and the reader has a ball." -Oswald Jacoby
"An amusing way to learn better card play." -Edgar Kaplan
Eddie Kantar (Santa Monica, CA) is one of the most popular and prolific bridge writers in the world. A winner of two World Championships, and a member of the Bridge Hall of Fame, his many books include Modern Bridge Defense, Advanced Bridge Defense, the hilarious Kantar on Kontract, and of course, Roman Keycard Blackwood. His work appears regularly in many bridge magazines around the world.
Wonderful wit and wisdom… we get to welcome this little gem back from the land of ‘out of print’. Rating: A
— ACBL Bulletin Date: 2013-10-31