A Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg

Games
$16.95
Current Stock:
SKU:
9780804838788
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 shows 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.