This book opens with an assessment of the current state of the game of bridge. Stewart's provocative opinions and insightful observations will entertain you. He specializes in "over my shoulder" stories that give you insight into the way an expert views the bidding and play as they develop.
Some of Frank Stewart's opinions about the current state of bridge: The standard of play has declined. There's been an explosion of professionalism in tournaments. An influx of foreign experts is dominating U.S. tournaments. In bidding, system is supplanting judgment.
Frank Stewart is a knowledgeable and entertaining guide to the game of bridge. He begins with his opinions about the current state of bridge, then guides you through a group of hands that increase your understanding and appreciation of the game.
Paperbook, 268 pages