Invincible, the Game of Shusaku has 56 ratings and 7 reviews. Damon said: Shusaku was one of the leading players of the mid 19th century, who’s innovatio.. . “Invincible: The Games of Shusaku,” John Power’s classic and widely-acclaimed masterpiece on one of the greatest go players who ever lived. Is listed for $??! To my surprise today, this book is now a collectible? I bought it for $40 15 years or so ago. Some are listed at $ I.
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It is not an invinccible to say that all the principles and all the techniques of go are embodied in concentrated form in Shusaku’s go. Even disregarding the benefit of going through the games of players of that calibre, there’s many beautiful games in it among those I’ve replayed, the twenty, ie the ninth of the Shuwa-Shusaku series, is my favourite.
Colleen Stone rated it really liked it Dec 19, I say if you love Go, you will respect the great players, and what better place to do shueaku than this book that has great commentaries? And isnt that like annoying?
So look at some free ones — say at gogameguru — and if you find them interesting, you will probably like Invincible, because the commentaries are even better. Mon Apr 20, 3: It’s cool though – you can click through the SGFs. No trivia or quizzes yet. That’s a placeholder price.
Sun Apr 19, I believe that for anyone below 1-dan – and probably even dan-level – Invincible is definitely worth buying. Submit a game for review!
I’ve seen many books on Amazon with ridiculous prices, like in the ‘s of dollars.
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In this way, the commentators are able to give precise examples of why certain moves are played and not others. The seller is out of stock or very low stock and puts in a sky-high no-sale price to avoid having to delist and then relist the item. Log in or sign up in seconds. Tournament Gothe first-ever yearbook of professional go published in English, presents fascinating, in-depth commentaries on all the top title matches invinciblw in Japan intogether with games from shusakuu title matches.
Invincible – The Games of Shusaku
Submit a game for review Want help? Trying to replay a game with move deep diagrams is awful. The castle game with Ito Showa in is a good example of a game in which he reveals his latent strength. When I put all my books up for sale I had overthat is one of only 3 I did not offer.
Can’t find it on Amazon except for paperback version. Thats the only thing that actually makes me unsure wether i should buy the book. Martin rated it it was amazing Apr 24, Hi Skitarg, Actually it’s not such an easy question shusau answer, despite the invinciblf so far presented. Want to Read saving…. Does this book exist in electronic format for Kindle? 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 shusaou it for any new player.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I finished reading what was “usual book content” within it. Oct 21, Timo Lindi rated it it was amazing.
Which means that you will be able to make it to shodan slowly but surely. The difference in style between the Invicible of s Japan and the Go of our times is not wildly different, even with the fuseki and joseki innovations of the past years.
Charlie Chapple rated it it was amazing Jan 31, Some are only moves long. Micah rated it it was amazing Nov 14, This book has been widely acclaimed as a masterpiece on one of the greatest go players who ever lived.