Beginner's Guide to American Mah Jongg: How to Play the Game & Win

by Elaine Sandberg

Paperback, 2007



Call number

795.34 SAN


Tuttle Publishing (2007), Edition: Original, 128 pages


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 shows various hands and tiles. This Mahjong guide includes: Step-by-step instructions for gameplay. Hands-on "Do It" exercises Tips and quizzes for natural 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.… (more)




User reviews

LibraryThing member cyderry
This is a book that easily shows a beginning Mah Jongg player the basics - the tiles that are used, the way the hands are played and also a good description of how to read the requirements of the MJ card for American Mah Jongg.


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