A Pool Player's Journey : Revised Edition
Seeking to sharpen his skills, lifetime pool player Dale Brandt traveled a path of self-improvement, discovering that success on the felt requires more than just a steady hand. In this innovative guide is for the eager and open-minded player, ready for an unusual adventure - as Mr. Brandt says bluntly, "Hustlers need not read this book." Brandt explores the mysteries of the game, "not only the science of physics and the mathematical relationships between objects but also the science of human psychology and Zen-like mysteries of the self." Discovering similarities to martial arts training in the mental discipline and focus necessary for success, Mr. Brandt advocates for public recognition of a clean, honest and organized sport. The player who follows Mr. Brandt's insights develops the habits that drive success on and off the felt.
- Paperback | 132 pages
- 139.7 x 213.36 x 12.7mm | 408.23g
- 31 Mar 2012
- Vantage Press
- United States