A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg

Games
$16.95
Current Stock:
SKU:
9780804838788.00
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
ISBN:
9780804838788
Format:
Paperback
Date Published:
06/15/2007
Illustrations:
55 color photos and diagrams
Number of Pages:
128
Trim Size:
6 X 9

Learn the fascinating game of American Mahjong with this expert guide.

This affordable best selling book is the only available game strategy guide that is specifically geared toward American Mahjong (Mah Jongg) and follows the official National Mah Jongg League rules. Offering first-time players an easy-to-follow guide to this complex game, A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg includes simple, easy-to-follow instructions and clear diagrams to walk the reader through each step of the game, including how to select a hand, how to play and how to develop winning strategies. A key feature is the color text which clearly show various hands and tiles.

This Mahjong guide includes:
  • Step-by-step instructions for game play.
  • Hands-on "Do It" exercises
  • Tips and quizzes for easy learning
  • Mahjong background and history
  • An explanation of tile symbolism
  • Glossary of Mahjong terms
A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg is the perfect guide for all skill levels to learn Mahjong—from Mahjong beginners to pros.

About the Author:
Elaine Sandberg has been a mah jongg instructor for many years. She has taught American mah jongg for Holland America Cruise Lines and currently teaches classes in the Los Angeles area.