Backgammon Books

BackgammonBackgammon is a game of chance and skill for two players, played on a game board marked with twenty-four alternatively-colored triangles, called "points".

Check out this comprehensive collection of Backgammon books, including rule books, tutorials, and strategy guides for one of the world's most popular strategy board games.


Backgammon Books

  • Backgammon for Serious PlayersBackgammon for Serious Players
    For advanced players, this book shows a range of moves from opening to bearoff. Includes hundreds of illustrations, a section on strategies specifically designed for tournament play, probabilities and odds, and unusual play.
  • Improve Your BackgammonImprove Your Backgammon
    Improve Your Backgammon is the ideal book for those looking to advance from the basics and build a better understanding of the intricacies of backgammon. In this book, ex-British champion Paul Lamford follows on from his earlier book, Starting Out in Backgammon, to develop further the strategies needed to master this fascinating game. A revolutionary layout allows readers to absorb the key ideas; numerous test positions are covered to help you gauge your progress; Paul explains how strong backgammon players deal with typical problems.
  • The Backgammon HandbookThe Backgammon Handbook
    Backgammon can be played as an enjoyable game of chance or an intellectually challenging contest of strategy. It has fascinated players for over five thousand years and is increasingly popular today with people of all ages. The Backgammon handbook is the most comprehensive study of the game available. The ideal companion for players of every ability. It explains the rules and game strategies, including advanced play, top match situations, tests and analyses. 350 board diagrams illustrate the text.
  • Win at BackgammonWin at Backgammon
    Author Millard Hopper reveals his championship secrets for best opening and ending moves, as well as basic strategies of middle game play-running, blocking and back games. An excellent combination of instructions, hints, suggestions, diagrams and problems designed to help the beginner master the game.


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Last Update: May 4th, 2012