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The Meijin`s Retirement Game

142 pages, paperback, Slate & Shell, 1. edition 2010.

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The game between Honinbo Shusai and Kitani Minoru. This game is famous because of Kawabata's novel "The master of go". It contains a biography of Shusai and some short notes about Kitani. (For Kitani's biography see: kamakura). The main section is the game itself, with extensive commentary. The commenents are drawn from many sources. Next to the comments, the events surrounding the game are narrated.

Language English
Author Fairbairn, John
Publisher Slate & Shell
Edition 1.
Medium Book
Weight 500 g
Width 15.2 cm
Height 22.7 cm
Pages 142
ISBN-13 9781932001587
Year of Publication 2010
Binding paperback

The Meijin`s Retirement Game