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Invincible, the Game of Shusaku

Lucas rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Get to Know Us. He was unexcelled in his complete mastery of the strategic principles and the practical techniques of go. This book is worth more than it’s weight in gold to all students of Go and I recommand this book very invincibld. Explore the Home Gift Guide.

Invincible: the Games of Shusaku

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. In the second section of the book are another fifty-eight non-commentated games for further study.

He has become known to later generations as the Saint of Go Kisei or Gosei and is recognized by shusamu players as one of the greatest geniuses in the history of the game. Charlie Chapple rated it it was amazing Jan 31, When its about, the paperback is fairly cheap. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Whenever I see shusak books with prices like that I usually assume is it auto-pricing bots malfunctioning.

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This book is amazing, but so much money on amazon. They also offer up many alternative scenarios that may have worked better to the benefits of one player or the other. Trying to replay a game with move deep diagrams is awful.


I feel gratified that if I am still just a novice and have profited from his games and teh my thinking – I look forward to the greener fields I will receive from this book as I grow more in the knowledge of the game. I eagerly await further books that cover the careers of today’s hottest and best Go players in the same manner that John Power has covered Shusaku. Be the first to ask a question about Invincible, the Game of Shusaku.

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His games are a treasure og of all the varied elements of the game, from the fuseki to the endgame, but in particular they provide amateur players with ideal material for studying the art of fighting in the middle game. I finished reading what was “usual book content” within it.

The seller is out of stock or very low stock and puts in a sky-high no-sale price to avoid having to delist and then relist the item. Those sellers have no idea what the book is and their bots just prices like everyone else which means occasionally the bots can have a group consensus that runs away to unreasonable prices. The rest are solid reviews that will take me years to study.

This is probably the best compilation of games currently available in print, and I highly recommend it for any new player.


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Lee Sedol vs Invincihle Li Paperback. The print version is now basically obsolete because of the SmartGo edition. Submit a new text post. He was unexcelled in his complete mastery of the strategic principles and the practical techniques of go. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Dbyrne rated it it was amazing Sep 23, Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Submit a game for review Want help? Martin rated it it was amazing Apr 24, Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. In this way, the commentators are able to give precise examples of why certain moves are played and not whusaku.

Without a doubt the best book on go in the English language susaku any player above rank beginner. Return to Book Page. Read more Read less.

Kiseido Publishing Company; 2 edition August Language: Um umitems rated it really liked it May 12, Shusaku was the leading player of the iinvincible age of go in the midth century.

Eighty games are given with detailed commentary I like the commentaries by Miyamoto Naoki the best. To my surprise today, this book is now a collectible?