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[Tidbit] The Important Skill of Calculation Starts with Doing Life and Death Problems

This article is taken from the third chapter of the book My Views on Go by Cho Chikun. It was quoted in its entirety in the book Korean Baduk Classic Life and Death Drills by Li Ang as “The Significance … Continue reading

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My Views on Go (Cho Chikun)

Title: My Views on Go (Cho Chikun) 我的围棋观 Author: Cho Chikun 赵治勋 Publisher: People’s Sports Publishing House 人民体育出版社 Published: 1988 Format: softcover ISBN: none Publisher Recommended Price: RMB0.85 Content: Chapter 1 On First Class Go Players 一流棋士论 From Kitani to … Continue reading

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Life and Death Dictionary Vol. 1-2 by Cho Chikun

Life and Death Dictionary Vol. 1-2 by Cho Chikun 死活辭典 (上冊)(下冊) Author/Editor: Cho Chikun 趙治勳 Publisher: Mercury Publishing House 世界文物出版社 Published: 1987 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: NTD270 each Vol 1. ISBN 957-561-141-1 Vol 2. ISBN 957-561-142-X Volume 1 was translated … Continue reading

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Selected Games of Players Who Flourish in Modern Times (7 volumes)

Series: Selected Games of Players Who Flourish in Modern Times (7 volumes) 現代花形棋士名局選 全7巻 Publisher: Nihon Kiin 日本棋院 Published: 1975 Format: Hardcover with cardboard slip Title: Vol 1 – Ishida Yoshio 石田芳夫  Title: Vol 2 – Takemiya Masaki 武宮正樹  Title: Vol … Continue reading

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Tsumego Joy Books (10 volumes)

Series: Tsumego Joy Books (10 volumes) 詰碁ジョイブックス Publisher: Nihon Kiin 日本棋院 Published: 1981-1982 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: JPY785 each Title: Vol 1 Elementary Kyu Problems 初級編 Author/Editor: Sato Masaharu 佐藤昌晴 ISBN: 978-4-8182-0171-2 Content: Life (20 problems) Death (15 problems) … Continue reading

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An Outline of Modern Go (48 books)

Series: An Outline of Modern Go (48 volumes total) 現代囲碁大系 Publisher: Kodansha 講談社 Published: 1980-1984 Format: clothbound hardcover protected by cellophane wrapper with cardboard slipcase; each book has around 280-300 pages. Publisher Recommended Price: JPY3300 each Title: Vol 1-2 Meiji … Continue reading

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An Outline Of Japanese Go (18 books)

Series: An Outline Of Japanese Go (18 volumes complete) 日本囲碁大系 Publisher: Chikumashobo 筑摩書房 Published: 1975-1977 Format: clothbound hardcover with cardboard slip Publisher Recommended Price: JPY2200 each Title: Vol 1 Honinbo Sansa, Nakamura Doseki [Iwamoto Kaoru] (9+17 games) Title: Vol 2 … Continue reading

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