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Trevor Leggett rose to the rank of fourth dan in shogi, a major achievement since first dan is considered excellent for an amateur. He is the author of Zen and the Ways.
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Product Details

  • Age Range: 5 and up
  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Tuttle Publishing; 1 edition (April 10, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 4805310367
  • ISBN-13: 978-4805310366
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.5 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #105,177 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By James Borland on August 23, 2014
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A bit difficult to understand the game. Think the order of the chapters should be rearranged making the moves of the different pieces the top priority. I found the rules of the game so complicated that I gave up reading the book about two thirds of the way through. But I will return to it in the future.
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4 of 7 people found the following review helpful By A. Mckinley on July 13, 2009
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Would give it 5 stars for a beginners book as it gives all the basic moves. But I was looking for something more advanced and found some of the suggested moves do not live up to todays standard as the best possible move. This was a 2nd printing and still had a few typos.
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2 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Storm118 on March 22, 2012
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I did not like this book. I got it for my kindle. It told me almost nothing that I already found online and it didn't tell me any of the rules strait out like it should have. Save you money and just google Shogi.
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2 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Pegnas on January 14, 2011
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A little too short and misses some information on the game but it's awesome for starters, to learn a new game, and it's easy to understand
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