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The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards

Instructional book for learning the principles and techniques of
pool and billiards. The book covers everything from the fundamentals
(stance, stroke, aiming methods, etc.) to advanced techniques
(english, carom shots, jump and masse shots, etc.), and is appropriate
for all level of player from beginner to pro.

304 pages, full color, 9"x 6" paperback
published by Sterling Publishing, August, 2004
ISBN: 1-4027-1428-9


  • Over 250 color photographs and illustrations.
  • Over 80 clearly presented principles of the game.
  • Over 150 video clips and 20 technical proofs accessible via the book website.
  • A companion DVD for the more visual learner.
  • A super-slow-motion DVD (HSV DVD) is also available to help understand the physics of the game.

paperback price: $14.95 + $3.50 S&H

A NOOK eBook version is available from Barnes & Noble

For more information, see:
Table of contents, Preface, Sample pages
Publisher description, Reasons to buy
Corrections to early printings of the book

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