How to Play Backgammon: A Step-By-Step Guide on the Basics, Middle Game, Bearing Off and Strategies to Win (Paperback)

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Learn How to Play One of the Oldest Games Known to Humanity, and Discover the Easy Way to Win Every Game

Did you ever find yourself looking to play a backgammon match with your friends and family? Do you want to be the interesting person that wins every game? Have you ever wondered what the round figures that came with your chess set are for?

Look no further for your answers. This book will show you everything you need to know about backgammon and more. Learn the game basics, approach to middle game, and winning strategies to make you invincible against all opponents.

Engaging in intellectually stimulating games like backgammon increases mental activity, keeps your brain sharp and prevents symptoms of Alzheimer disease. This easy-to-follow guide is here to show you the easiest approach to mental gymnastics that is backgammon

Would you like to be known as the person who wins most games?

Would you like to have enough confidence to challenge anyone to a quick game?

Do you want to learn strategic approaches that will make you invincible even when you play against a computer?

Product Details
ISBN: 9781955423403
ISBN-10: 1955423407
Publisher: Gtm Press LLC
Publication Date: June 2nd, 2021
Pages: 92
Language: English

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