Priority Thinking: A Guide To Quick And Accurate Decision-Making At The Backgammon Board

Priority Thinking: A Guide To Quick And Accurate Decision-Making At The Backgammon Board

by Clyde Wolpe

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In the age of bots and robotic learning, this book is a breath of fresh air, focusing on powerful principles that guide you through the complications of any position and quickly lead you to the correct move. Priority Thinking is the key to finding the solution and everything flows from that.

This book tackles situations with a unique approach and provides a sound structure for quick and accurate problem-solving. Gone are the days of 'scanning' every position until you stumble upon the answer; using the direct methods revealed here, you will consistently and quickly find the correct play.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940045711210
Publisher: Clyde Wolpe
Publication date: 12/14/2013
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Clyde Wolpe is a chess and backgammon coach, and co-author of "The Beginner’s Chess Companion". Clyde is the 1985 South African Closed Chess Champion, and also the 2009 South African Open (WBA) Backgammon Champion. He is a regular chouette player and backgammon coach, offering one-on-one coaching over Skype (clydewolpe).In 1981, Grant Hoffman bought his cousin a Backgammon board for her 21st birthday, because she had worn her first one out by playing so much. Having never played backgammon before and being fascinated by the board, Grant unwrapped it and cajoled a friend to teach him the game in the two days before the birthday. They played every waking hour for the next 48 hours.Grant won the first contest he entered - the New Zealand Backgammon Champs in 2007. He also came second in the Australian Backgammon Champs the following year. He has just won the New Zealand Backgammon Champs 2013. He is a regular Chouette player who enjoys helping and teaching other players.

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