By Jim Hau Cheng Png
“The chinese language appear to own of a good many historic scriptures at the topic.” --- HJR Murray.
Before the Ming Dynasty, books approximately Xiangqi had already existed. regrettably, just a small fraction remains to be extant this day. Xiangqi old Manuals is a set of the traditional Xiangqi scriptures and manuals, that has been translated and awarded in English. the most goal of this sequence is to introduce Xiangqi to the Westerner and to percentage and cross at the knowledge of the traditional chinese language to the world.
The mystery within the Tangerine has been one of many earliest old manuals of all time. it may possibly even be thought of to were one of many earliest Xiangqi primers which are nonetheless extant. there's suggestion on how you can play the sport, in-depth discussions on a variety of starting diversifications and sub-variations, endgame discussions, demonstrations on assorted tactical combos et cetera. certainly, the cloth proven within the historic guide function the basics of Xiangqi that also impact modern day play.
Together with the dependent hobby handbook and the Plum Flower guide, the key within the Tangerine has been a primary vintage to learn for all willing Xiangqi fanatics.
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ANCIENT XIANGQI CLASSICS: SECRET IN THE TANGERINE Volume 1 by Jim Hau Cheng Png