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This book does full justice to a year of outstanding go with a detailed coverage of all the top title games. Gamee sure of prices for the hardback tho His victories over his contemporaries in a number of matches contributed to his reputation, but its main foundation is his perfect record, not even approached by any other player, of nineteen successive wins in the annual castle games played in the presence of the shogun.

Nebogipfel rated it it was amazing Feb 15, The commentators offer up many diagrams showing alternative results of certain plays, and how that effect the out come. Want to add to the discussion?

I finished reading what was “usual book shuaaku within it. I better get some protective cover for it Even if modern Go is very different from the s, the lessons in this book are hugely This is probably the best shusau of games currently available in print, and I highly recommend it for any new player.


Another feature of his go is his flexibility and willingness to experiment. It contains 50 game reports, of which 46 are full commentaries. In this way, the commentators are able to give precise examples of why certain moves are played and not others.

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Alex Delogu rated it it was amazing Jul 23, Refresh and try again. This book has been widely acclaimed as a masterpiece on one of the greatest go players who ahusaku lived. To ask other readers questions about Invincible, the Game of Shusakuplease sign up. Colleen Stone rated it really liked it Dec 19, Andy rated it really liked it Sep 15, This book contains eighty reviewed games from his early career to invincibl last games of his life.

Tonydowler Dowler rated it it was amazing Feb 27, It’s cool though – you can click through the SGFs. Careful, well-researched game analyses, carried out by top professional players, show you the world of Japanese professional go from the inside.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Um umitems rated it really liked it May 12, I eagerly await further books that cover the careers of today’s hottest and best Go players in the same manner that John Power has covered Shusaku.


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