Eddie Kantar Teaches Advanced Bridge Defense -- Interactive downloadable software
Edition is based on the best-seller that was named Book of the
Year by the American Bridge Teachers Association. The topics covered
(including strategy, inferences, ways of counting the hand, developing
extra trump tricks, falsecarding, and lead-directing doubles)
are explained so thoroughly that even experts will benefit from
This software edition presents the same material in interactive
mode, giving you a chance to try the questions, practice hands
and tests. At the same time, animated hand diagrams make it a
snap to follow the play of card combinations or complete deals
-- and you can repeat an example as many times as you like!
"I liked the book, but I'd choose the software version without
PAUL LINXWILER, ACBL Bulletin
This software has state of the art graphics and has been designed
to make your learning experience as easy and enjoyable as possible.
Everything on the screen is "over-sized" to help those
with vision problems. The user can customize the screen colors
and various aspects of how bridge hands are displayed. There is
extensive online help.
Eddie Kantar is one of the most popular bridge writers and
teachers ever. He has a great sense of humor and can convey concepts
in a precise and easily understood manner.
Fred Gitelman, the program's developer, is a member of the
Canadian National Bridge Team. He has won three silver Medals
in World Championship events. Fred is considered one of the top
bridge programmers in the world. Thousands of bridge players from
all over the world have found Fred's bridge software products
to provide countless hours of effective and enjoyable learning.
System requirements: IBM compatible computer, Windows 95 or
better, 10 MB free hard disk space, 8 MB RAM, at
least 800x600 screen resolution.