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A compendium of masterpieces by a player whom many feel was the greatest of all time. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. I really like how the book does have a chapter on the opening that Shusaku is famous for– and has a lot of nice commentary in all of the games.

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Invincible: the Games of Shusaku

He was unexcelled in his complete mastery of the strategic principles and the practical techniques of go. Learn to Play Go, Vol. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Though it has taken me hundreds shuasku hours to work through this book for the first time, I can easily see myself coming back time and again for further study for many years to come.

Shusaku was the leading player of the golden age of go in the midth century. Please try again later.

Pages with related products. In addition, there is a good discussion of the historical context, rivalries, and drama surrounding the games. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I don’t know what the deal iinvincible with Amazon. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? I advise Honinbo Shusaku – Complete Game Collection for a companion for higher ranked players, every game of shusaku’s finest, with translations. Nebogipfel rated it it was amazing Feb 15, The commentators offer up many diagrams showing alternative results of certain plays, and how that effect the out come.

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Invincible – The Games of Shusaku

Every go player should treasure it. FYI all who want this, go google this book, or go to one of the major suppliers, i. Shusaku’s games provide countless lessons to be learned about all areas of the game, including openings, josekis, tesujis, middle game fighting, Ko battles, and the end game.


I’m sure that this book will be even more useful as I rise up the ranks and study more basic principles. Be the first to ask a question about Invincible, the Game of Shusaku. Trivia About Invincible, the G Nevertheless, the games are very inspiring and out of all the players, I really like Shusaku’s playing style.

Learn to Play Go: Alex Delogu rated it it was amazing Jul 23, invinible This book contains eighty reviewed games from his early career to the last games of his life. That’s a placeholder price.

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He has become known to later generations as the Vames of Go Kisei or Gosei and is recognized by modern players as one of the greatest geniuses in the history of the game. When its about, the paperback is fairly cheap. The commentary is good and clear, well-written, and very insightful. I’ve seen many books on Amazon with ridiculous prices, like in the ‘s of dollars.

Finlay rated it really liked it Oct 11, Without a doubt the best book on go in the English language for any player above rank beginner.