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Shusaku’s games provide countless lessons to be learned about all areas of the game, including openings, josekis, tesujis, middle game fighting, Ko battles, and the end game.

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Lists with This Book. Books by John Power. This book is worth more than it’s shuusaku in gold to all students of Go and I recommand this book very highly. All the commentaries are published in English for the first time. Those sellers have no idea what the book is and their bots just prices like everyone else which means occasionally the bots can have a group consensus that runs away to unreasonable prices.


Actually not fully read, but I’m very confident that this book is extremely good book for Go-players. In this way, the commentators are able to give precise examples of why certain moves are played and not others. Here are some 20th century views of Shusaku: Want to Read saving….

Geoff rated it it was shuskau Oct 14, Invincible, the Game of Shusaku by John Power. Mar 23, Zach May rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book contains eighty reviewed games from his early career to the last games of his life.

Invincible, the Game of Shusaku

Whenever I see uncommon books with prices like that I usually assume is it auto-pricing bots malfunctioning. Another feature of his go is his flexibility and willingness to experiment. Be the first to ask a question about Invincible, the Game of Shusaku. Dan rated it it was amazing Aug 04, I better shusqku some protective cover for it Jordan Fontaine rated it it was amazing Apr 05, Submit a new text post.

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Micah rated it it was amazing Nov 14, Charlie Chapple rated it it was amazing Jan 31, Mike Malveaux rated it really liked it Dec 07, 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.


Shusaku was the leading player of the golden age of go in the midth century.

This book has been widely acclaimed as a masterpiece on one of the greatest go players who ever lived. Dn rated it really liked it Apr 15, Finlay rated it really liked it Oct 11, They also shusaky up many alternative scenarios that may have worked better to the benefits of one player or the other.

Andy rated it really liked it Sep 15, He has invincigle known to later generations as the Saint of Go kisei and is recognized by modern players as one of the great geniuses in the history of the game. Not sure of prices for the hardback tho Even if modern Go is very different from the s, the lessons in this book are hugely This is probably the best compilation of games currently available in print, and I highly recommend it for any new player.