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The Bridge Bum

My Life and Play

by Alan Sontag

  • 337 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading

Published by Master Point Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridge,
  • Games/Puzzles,
  • Games,
  • Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords,
  • Card Games - Bridge

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8722809M
    ISBN 101894154576
    ISBN 109781894154574
    OCLC/WorldCa52196115

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Bridge Bum/5(10). The Bridge Bum is a book with everything. Here is the story of young Alan Sontag, who got so obsessed with a card game that he didn't listen to his parents' advice of getting himself a real education, and how he - to their surprise - became an expert in that area.

Here are anecdotes from the childhood of contract bridge, beautiful deals from. them described in this book. He would be embarrassed if I stated that he is a gentleman and a credit to the game, so I wouldn’t dream of saying such a thing. Instead, let me say that The Bridge Bum is a book that every bridge player will enjoy reading and that every bridge writer will wish he had written.

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BridgeHands assumes no responsibility for orders though Affiliate distributor; you and your Affiliate are responsible for ordering, sales, shipping, billing and service. Alan M. Sontag (born May 2, ) is an American professional bridge player.

He won six world championships, including two Bermuda Bowl wins. Sontag is also known for his book The Bridge Bum, a book "on everybody's list of the top ten bridge books ever written." [clarification needed. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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The Official Encyclopedia of Bridge (7th edition) recommendations. The 7th edition of the Encyclopedia recommended the following books with the caveat that the "list on this page is by no means definitive.

It was influenced to a degree by surveys published in and in the Bridge Bulletin", published by the American Contract Bridge maybom247.com alphabetically by first author surname. May 12,  · Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs by Little Baby Bum - Volume 1 S4 • E27 London Bridge is Falling Down | Little Baby Bum |Nursery Rhymes for Babies | Songs for Kids.

Later, the prolific bridge writer Mike Lawrence published his works on the 2/1 system. Over time, other notable bridge experts have published books on aspects of 2/1, including Marty Bergen, Paul Thurston, and others. Variations to 2/1 methods are also described in periodicals as ‘Bridge World Standard.’.

Also available as an E-book. The Bridge Bum has everything: history, stories about the great players, Sontag's own fascinating hands, cheating, hustling, gambling and the glamor and grind of the bridge professional's life, and most of all the game itself, which Alan Sontag describes with such vigor and eloquence that it's easy to understand why.

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Bridge with Larry Cohen. SPLINTER BIDS. A Splinter Bid is a convention whereby a double-jump bid in a side-suit indicates a trump fit and a singleton or void in the suit bid. It can be made by either the opener or the responder. It can be made on any round of the bidding.

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Apr 30,  · The other books in the series are also quite funny. While we are on the topic of humorous bridge books, don’t miss Danny Kleinman and Nick Straguzzi’s The Principle of Restricted Talent, Roselyn Teukolsky’s How to Play Bridge With Your Spouse, and Alan Sontag’s The Bridge Bum.

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Bridge Without Sam (Caltech) Thomas's Bridge Fantasia The Bridge Stories and Deals link has very interesting and peculiar hands, many found by culling through double dummy analyses.

Mike Lawrence articles; Bridge Theory for Practioners (Amit Chakrabarti).