The Theory and Practice of Vol.1: Tsumego
Brand: Hinoki Press
Unlike many books which deal with problems of life and death of groups, this book discloses the theory and philosophy behind this type of problem.
By using the theory of tsumego, Valery Shikshin teaches you how to look in the right direction for a correct solution; this will prevent you from making mistakes and, in the long run, it will save you a lot of time.
There are more than 300 tsumego problems and examples laid out in this book, emphasizing the rules behind killing and saving groups in the corners and sides, including tsumego involving seki and ko.
- Author: Valery Shikshin
- Published by Hinoki Press
- 297 pages
- Valery Shikshin is an Honored Trainer of the Russian Federation in the mindsport of Go. In his career spanning over 25 years, Valery has helped develop Russian and European champions including: Alexander Dinerchtein 3 pro and Svetlana Shikshina 3 pro
- This book is a valuable resource to Valery and other profesional trainers when working with their students, and is a must for individuals learning Go without a teacher.