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Playing to lose

Stewart Bentley

Playing to lose

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Published by Oberon Press in Canada .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementStewart Bentley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.B3797 P57 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination170 p. ;
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL894863M
ISBN 100778010023, 0778010031
LC Control Number95185842

very low ratings playing almost perfect book moves. redalderman I win against players higher than me, draw or lose to better players but get slammed when a player comes along and plays a perfect game. Which is very suspicious and never seem to get back to a reasonable level.


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