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Bridge is only a game

Phillips, Hubert

Bridge is only a game

by Phillips, Hubert

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by M. Parrish in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Contract bridge -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Pearl Falconer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1282.3 .P47
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5817391M
    LC Control Number61002198
    OCLC/WorldCa3343794

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    BRIDGE MAXIMS Game, with the Game Bonus, is the goal when it appears Partnership has HCP. But there is also Slam, which is taking 12 of the 13 tricks, or Grand Slam, all Slam generally requires 33 HCP between the Partnership, or less with favorable suit distributions. Grand Slam generally requires 37 HCP, or Size: KB. Contract Bridge took off as an international rage in the s and is considered by many to be the ultimate card game. Even those who have been playing for decades still find new things to learn. In this article we will cover the basics of Contract Bridge, including bidding, playing and : David Galt.

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