Shikatsu Myoki

New Life & Death Brilliant Stratagems
("新案詰碁死活妙機")
http://i194.photobucket.com/albums/z223/tchan001/go%20books/L1000371small.jpg http://www.bresler.org/Go/Photos/LifeAndDeathBrilliantStrategems.jpg
By: Honinbo Shusai
1910

New Life & Death Brilliant Stratagems (新案詰碁死活妙機) is a classic problem book by Honinbo Shusai in 1910. The original contains 120-problems with problem variations. Newer versions add the problem variations to the original set, bringing the total up to 168-problems, and divide the book into four thematic sections. The intended audience is 5d and above, with a difficult slightly below that of the Igo Hatsuyoron.

Table of Contents for Newer Versions

  1. Killing (73-problems)
  2. Living (44-problems)
  3. Ko (38-problems)
  4. Capturing Races (13-problems)

Translations

  • Life and Death Brilliant Stratagems (死活妙機); (no ISBN); (Taiwanese).
  • Weiqi Life and Death Brilliant Stratagems (围棋死活妙机) (2008); 344-pages; ISBN: 978-7-80705-833-5; published by Chengdu Shidai Publishing; (Chinese).
  • Wonders of Life & Death: Honinbo Shusai's Tsumego Classic (2014); published by SmartGo Books; (English).

Online Copy

  • A Photocopy of the original book may be viewed online at the Japanese National Diet Library [ext] here.

Shikatsu Myoki last edited by 24.153.99.66 on October 10, 2016 - 05:16
RecentChanges · StartingPoints · About
Edit page ·Search · Related · Page info · Latest diff
[Welcome to Sensei's Library!]
RecentChanges
StartingPoints
About
RandomPage
Search position
Page history
Latest page diff
Partner sites:
Go Teaching Ladder
Goproblems.com
Login / Prefs
Tools
Sensei's Library