All About Life and Death, Volume 2 [Cho Chikun] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. All About Life and Death The most complete work on. Sensei’s Library, page: Encyclopedia of Life and Death, keywords: Life Death CD is a collection of life and death problems by Cho Chikun. By: Cho Chikun Publisher: Ishi Press, June ISBN10 , 4- X combined pp. All About Life and Death is a two.

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The descent to Black 1 is also not a very flexible answer.

The problems become more difficult as one proceeds through the set of six books. I was told by the sales staff at Kiseido that Yutopian is suppose to re-lease it July, but I don’t know deqth they were referring to the Japanese or the English edition. When Black answer at 5, White plays hane at 6.

Max rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Thanks for telling us about the problem. It’s filled with challenging and fascinating tesujis that look like they’ve been lifted from games, all organized by general theme. So-called life and death problems have always been my least favorite part of go, and reading – imagining the different sequences – is probably the weakest part of my play.


Encyclopedia of Life and Death

This ancient Japanese tsume-go book was orginally crafted by Meijin Dosetsu Inseki in The problems contained therein tend to be extraordinarily hard. No trivia or quizzes yet. The hole at a is a weak point, but if Black simply connects at athis becomes the same position as the last pattern, and he dies. Should auto-imply Instruction-RequiredStrange and Fun. Seemingly well enough for my entry-level weiqi skills.

For each pattern the correct line of play is shown as well as a number of variation diagrams. Want to Read saving…. Open Preview See a Problem? Now when Black answers by connection athe is alive.

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Solving them, you always have to look after the “best result”; that means, a win by two points is better than a win by one, and even a loss by three is better than a loss by two and therefore the solution. This is totally wrong. Vho, Japanese version has more material only because there is a 2nd volume which is not translated. Nov 12, Frank rated it liked it.

Published May 28th by Ishi Press first published June Books by Cho Chikun Nine-Dan. Want to add to the discussion?


This is why you shouldn’t get angry when you play on asian servers and they win despite having the worst opening skills. Non-real game problems that encompasses an entire board, or at least the majority of it. Log in or sign up in seconds. What about descending with Black 1 here? In referencing these problems, I’ve indicated from which part originated the problem, along with the problem number.

All About Life and Death

Special problems that stem from professional games or other specifically designed problems. Return to Book Page. We have discussions, go problems, game reviews, news, events, tournaments, lessons and more!

It would be the same as teaching multiplication and division to children who have not even learned addition and subtraction. These can often prove instructive as most of us are still amateurs, and the situations that arise in such games are relevant to our experience.