Book Review

American e-Journal review, republished by permission of the American Go Association

Reviewer: Philip Waldron

My first impression of the two volumes of Modern Joseki and Fuseki is that it is a bad idea to publish a go book with the word modern in the title.



Last updated Tue Apr 05 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

American e-Journal review, republished by permission of the American Go Association

Reviewer: Philip Waldron

ISBN 0-9706193- 9-1

For a beginner to the game of go, the first encounter with a monkey jump is an intimidating and frustrating experience.



Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

American e-Journal review, republished by permission of the American Go Association

Reviewer: Philip Waldron

Vol. 1 ISBN 0-90079-26-8 Vol. 2 ISBN 0-90079-27-6

While everyone dreams of having a professional teacher to pass on the secrets of the game, there really is no substitute for hard work.



Last updated Sat Dec 17 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

American e-Journal review, republished by permission of the American Go Association

Reviewer: Philip Waldron

ISBN 0-889554-98-7

Whether in life or in go, common sayings and wisdom are recorded in the form of proverbs. In the go world, these memorable truths were initially recorded in Segoe Kensaku's “Go Proverbs Illustrated”.



Last updated Sat Dec 17 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

BGJ 143 Winter 2007

Reviewer: Ian Davis

ISBN 89-90079-42-X

The first time I saw a book on ko, I remember thinking to myself, why on earth devote a book to such a narrow topic as ko. By the time I read this book, I had probably realised that there is a lot more to ko than meets the eye.



Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

BGJ 141 Summer 2007

Re viewer: Charles Matthews

ISBN 0-9788874-0-9

Expert level Go is not that easy to explain.



Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

BGJ 140 Spring 2007

Reviewer: Ian Davis

ISBN 89-5660-167-4

”Baduk Made Fun and Easy” is a new book written by the Korean Chihyung Nam, 1p. As you might guess, it’s written for beginners, teaching them how to play from scratch.



Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

BGJ 129 Winter 2002

Reviewer: Matthew Macfadyen

ISBN 4-906574-72-6

501 Opening Problems by Richard Bozulich and Rob van Zeist and 1001 Life and Death Problems by Richard Bozulich

These two volumes describe themselves as parts of a ‘Mastering the Basics’ series, both a



Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

BGJ 129 Winter 2002

Reviewer: Matthew Macfadyen

ISBN 4-906574-72-6

501 Opening Problems by Richard Bozulich and Rob van Zeist and 1001 Life and Death Problems by Richard Bozulich

These two volumes describe themselves as parts of a ‘Mastering the Basics’ series, both are aim



Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

BGJ 129 Autumn 2002

Reviewer: Simon Goss

ISBN 1-932001-03-4

"It is often said that people are losing heart nowadays. Am I the only one who feels that people, children and adults alike, look tired?



Last updated Sun Dec 23 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Syndicate content