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Barr on backgammon

Ted Barr

Barr on backgammon

by Ted Barr

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Published by Writing Works in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Backgammon.

  • Edition Notes

    A collection from the author"s backgammon column appearing in the Seattle times.

    Other titlesSeattle times.
    Statementby Ted Barr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1469.B2 B32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination202 p. :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3781723M
    ISBN 100916076520
    LC Control Number81021825

    Backgammon is one of the oldest known board history can be traced back nearly 5, years to archeological discoveries in Mesopotamia. It is a two-player game where each player has fifteen pieces (checkers or men) that move between twenty-four triangles (points) according to the roll of two objective of the game is to be first to bear off, i.e. move all fifteen checkers off. Ted C. Barr & Associates: - Present: Judge Pro-tem: King County District Courts: - Syndicated Columnist & Professional Backgammon Player: World Backgammon Tour: - In House Counsel & Chief Lobbyist: Old National Bank & First National Bank + Subsidiaries: - Special Assistant & Advisor to U.S. Senator: U.S.

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    backgammon books One way to become a winner at backgammon is to study the best books by the best players. A good book can bring mountains of information at a reasonable price and that’s what we have at the Gammon Press, with our collection of books by players like Bill Robertie and Kit Woolsey. Guest Host of KIRO Legal Line and past president of the East King County Bar Association, Ted brings more than 25 years of experience to bear on behalf of his clients. (Ted is also an internationally recognized expert in the game of backgammon and author of the best-selling book Barr on Backgammon.).


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