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Book Review: The Sanren-Sei Opening

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Overall Rating: 4.5 / 5 Ponnuki

Basic Information

  • Title: The Power of the Star-Point - The Sanren-Sei Opening
  • Author: Shukaku Takagawa, Honorary Honinbo (translated by John Power)
  • Publication Date: July 1988
  • Page Length: 134 pages


  • This is a fantastic book for players who want to be exposed to lots of different concepts without being inundated with dense diagrams and explanations.
  • The book covers a very broad range of material that makes it a valuable purchase for those who have a difficult time with some of the other more dense material.
  • Appropriate for 12 kyu and stronger.
  • Recommended for serious players and above.

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