Synopses & Reviews
Although backgammon may look complicated at first glance, this absorbing, fun game really couldn't be simpler. So, get ready to playand#8212;in just 10 minutes! With this easy-to-follow guide, complete with board diagrams and illustrations, you'll quickly learn how to set up your checkers; the basics of running, blocking and hitting; how to notate and score; and an impressive array of handy hints for winning the game. There's even advice on finding the best backgammon games online!
About the Author
Brian Byfield has held a passion for chess and bridge throughout his career in advertising, film, and TV. He lives in London.and#160;Gray Jolliffe is an award-winning cartoonist and illustrator whose best-known work is the Wicked Willie series (Pan Books), first published in the 1980s. He lives in Henleyon-Thames, Oxfordshire.