Essential Pool

Essential Pool : A Complete Course from a World Champion

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Pool is one of America's favourite pastimes, and it's a game everyone can play. In "Essential Pool", hall-of-fame Babe Cranfield takes the mystery out of playing well, providing encouraging, easy-to-follow instruction in everything from the basics to "playing position" for your next shot to developing a winning attitude. Topics covered include: selecting equipment; perfecting your aim, using Babe's "arrow" tool; the major games and their rules; practice techniques and strategy; and manipulating the cue ball using English, draw and follow.show more

Product details

  • Paperback
  • 155.4 x 228.6 x 14.2mm | 367.42g
  • ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
  • The Lyons Press
  • Guilford, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • diagrams
  • 1585745006
  • 9781585745005

About Arthur Cranfield

Arthur "Babe" Cranfield is one of only forty-one inductees to the Billiards Congress of America's Hall of Fame and is the only player in the history of the sport to win the National Junior, National Amateur, and World Professional Pocket Billiard Titles. He lives in Syracuse, New York. Laurence S. Moy is a partner in a law firm, a former college pool champion, and an accomplished pool player in his own right. He lives near New York City.show more

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