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This text spans the eight decades of Tom Balfour's life and the same period in the epic story of bridge's spread around the world. It traces both journeys to explore the relationships between a game and an empire; and a father and a son.
Paperback edition of the biography from the author of Pretty Girl In Crimson Rose (8). It spans the eight decades of Sandy's father Tom Balfour's life, and the same period in the epic story of Bridge's spread around the world. He traces both journeys to explore the relationships between a game and an empire (and the rules that supported it); and a father and son. Part history, part memoir, it is a meditation on how we communicate, why we play games and the ways in which we love.
- Balfour, Sandy, 1962-
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