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The Art of Shogi

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The Art of Shogi. Shogi book, Japanese chess, for beginners and more experienced players (Dan players). Tony Hosking's book.

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The Art of Shogi.

Shogi book, Japanese chess, for beginners and more experienced players (Dan players). Book by Tony Hosking in English.

This carefully researched work - based upon professional games and analysis - includes:

-An historical introduction.

-Comparison of shogi rules with Western chess.

-Clear explanation of fundamental shogi strategy.

-Guide to the main kinds of shogi handicap games.

-In-depth guide to shogi opennings for more advanced study.

-58 complete annotated shogi games including the first 8 professional title games to be played outside Japan, and 50 other professional game references.

-An account of the professional shogi scene in Japan.

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