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Books & Publications (Magriel, Michy, Robertie, Schiemann, Vogl)
Equipment (backgammon boards, precision dice, cups, cubes, checkers)
Miscellaneous ( clocks, position cards, shirts, scoreboards, match pads)
Computer Software ( eXtremeGammon, BGBlitz)


Alpha Backgammon, by Baron Vernon Ball, hardcover $15
Back Checker Strategy, by Michihito Kageyama & Roland Herrera, 2021 $50
Backgammon, by Paul Magriel, softcover reprint, ©2004, by Clock & Rose Press, with 10 new biography pages $40
Backgammon, by Paul Magriel, hardcover ©2004, 10 new biography pages $60
Backgammon, by Paul Magriel, hardcover in German ©2013, with rollouts $85
Backgammon: Adjusting to Match Play, by Nick Blasier, 2022 $55
Backgammon: An Independent View, by Chris Bray, 2015 revised edition $24
Backgammon as Played in Hollywood with Instructions for Winning, by Oh Tee, 2015 hardcover of 1930 edition $45
Backgammon Backgame Strategies, by Alex Eshaghian, 2023, hardcover $60*
Backgammon Book for Gabriel, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $25
Backgammon Boot Camp, by Walter Trice, revised edition, 2016 $40
Backgammon Chronicles, A Pro's Adventures on Tour, vols. 1-2, by Bob Wachtel, 2019 $40/$80
Backgammon Cube Action 1000, vols. 1-3, by Ryuichi Shiina, 2013 $38/$110
Backgammon: Cube Like a Boss, by Marc Brockmann Olsen, 2019 $55
Backgammon Encyclopedia, vol. 2: More Cube Reference Positions, by Kit Woolsey, 2017 $30
Backgammon for Dummies, by Chris Bray, 2008 $15
Backgammon for Losers, by Simon Hill, 2015, 2nd edition $9
Backgammon for Serious Players, by Bill Robertie, 2006 $17
Backgammon for Winners, by Bill Robertie, 2002 edition $13
Backgammon: From Basics to Badass, Marc Brockmann Olsen, 2015 $40*
Backgammon Funfair, by Raymond Kershaw, 2018, 3rd edition $35
Backgammon Gourmet: Recipes & Position Analyses by 8 Master Chefs and Players, produced by Phyllis Shapiro & Roberto Litzenberger, 2023 $15*
Backgammon in Blue Genes, by Gnarly Prime, 2014 $15
Backgammon in the Wind, by Chris Bray, 2016 $30
Backgammon: Masterclass, by Mochy, Marc Olsen, Alec Barr, 2023, hardcover or softcover $90/$65*
Backgammon: Master Versus Amateur, by Kit Woolsey, 2000 $20
Backgammon Openings, Book A, by Nack Ballard & Paul Weaver, 2007 (out of print) (out of stock) $00
Backgammon Praxis: Matches of Malcolm Davis, Volume 1 & 2, by Marty Storer, revised reprint, 2022 $40 ea.*
Backgammon Problems, by Mike Corbett, 2007 $20
Backgammon -- Pure Strategy, by Marc Brockmann Olsen, 2017 (out of stock) $40
Backgammon Strategic Concepts, by François Tardieu, 2023, hardcover $80*
Backgammon Super Genius Quiz: Take on 12 of the best... get insight into their thinking, by James Vogl, 2022 $35*
Backgammon -- The Final Wind, by Chris Bray, 2021 $32
Backgammon to Win, by Chris Bray, 2012 $18
Boards, Blots and Double Shots, by Norm Wiggins, 2001 (out of print & out of stock) $00
...But Only the Hogs Win Backgammons, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $35
Can a Fish Taste Twice as Good? by Jake Jacobs & Walter Trice $30
Chouette and More... Backgammon Sci-fi Soap Opera, CD by Mary Hickey $30
Classic Backgammon Revisited, by Jeremy Bagai, 2005 $40*
Color Me Backgammon: A Playfully Serious Backgammon Coloring Book, produced by Phyllis Shapiro, 2020 $20
Conquering Backgammon: The Path to Advanced Play, by Ed Rosenblum, 2019, 2nd edition, hardcover $45
Cubes and Gammons Near the End of the Match, by Ortega & Kleinman, XG edition, 2015 (out of print & out of stock) $00
Dice Conquer All, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $35
Dice, Cubes & Gentlemen: History & Play... at the Union Club & Elsewhere, by M. David Sherrill, 2018, hardcover, 255 pages (out of stock) $150
Double Sixes From the Bar, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 $25
Endgame Technique, by Michihito Kageyama & Roland Herrera, 2019 $50
Experts' Guide to Winning Backgammon, Version 4, by Ed Rosenblum, 2020 $15
52 Great Backgammon Tips, by Patti Beadles & Kit Woolsey, 2007 $14
501 Essential Backgammon Problems, by Bill Robertie, 2022 edition revised with help from XG; Sale price $20
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Four-Point! by Jake Jacobs (out of print) $00
Gambling Wizards, Conversations With the World's Greatest Gamblers, by Richard Munchkin $16
Gin Rummy: A Predator's Guide, by Michael Sall, Second Edition, 2022 $200
Harrington on Hold'em, vol. II, by Dan Harrington & Bill Robertie $25
Harrington on Hold'em, vol. III, by Dan Harrington & Bill Robertie $25
Harrington on Modern Tournament Poker, by Dan Harrington & Bill Robertie, 2014 $30
Harrington on Online Cash Games, by Dan Harrington & Bill Robertie $20
Holding Game Guru: Cube Mastery in Holding Games, by Jacob "Stick" Rice, 2021 $55*
How Can I Keep From Dancing?, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 ed. $30
How Little We Know About Backgammon, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 ed. $25
How to Not Suck at Backgammon: A Grandmaster's Guide for Beginners & Intermediates, by Marc Olsen, 2023 $50*
How to Play the Opening in Backgammon, Part 1: A New Way of Thinking, by Bill Robertie, 2019 $50*
How to Play the Opening in Backgammon, Part 2: Everything Matters, by Bill Robertie, 2021 $50*
How to Play the Opening in Backgammon, Part 3: Order From Chaos, by Bill Robertie, 2022 $50*
How to Play Tournament Backgammon, by Kit Woolsey, 2000 $20
Improve Your Backgammon, Paul Lamford & Simon Gasquoine, 2003 $15
Improve Your Poker, by Bob Ciaffone $20
In the Game Until the End: ...Ace-Point Endgames, by Bob Wachtel, Vol. I, 2000; Vol. II, 2014 $25/$30
Is There Life After Backgammon? by Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $30
Language of Backgammon: A Player's Dictionary, by Bob Wachtel, 2020 $20
Learning From the Machine: Robertie vs TD-Gammon, by Bill Robertie $20
Long Road to Gammon, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $30*
MatchQiz Book: Greiner vs Phillip Marmorstein, by Kit Woolsey $25
MatchQiz Book: Hal Heinrich vs. Mika Lidov, by Kit Woolsey $25
MatchQiz Book: Joe Sylvester vs. Nack Ballard, by Kit Woolsey $20
Meanwhile, Back at the Chouette, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $30
Middle Limit Holdem Poker, by Bob Ciaffone & Jim Brier $25
Modern Backgammon, by Robertie, 2001 (out of stock / out of print) $00
New Ideas in Backgammon, by Hal Heinrich & Kit Woolsey, 1996 (out of stock / out of print) $00
No Limit Holdem Poker, by Bob Ciaffone, 2012 $25
Omaha Poker, by Bob Ciaffone, 2006 expanded edition $16
Opening Concepts, by Michihito Kageyama & Roland Herrera, 2018 $50
Other Side of Midnight, Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $25
Playing Doublets: Backgammon Puzzles to Improve Your Checker Play, by Ongun & Güray Alsaç, 2014, 3rd edition, with match scores $12
Poker With Friends' Minds, by Mike Corbett, 2019 $8
Pot-Limit & No-Limit Poker, by Stewart Reuben & Bob Ciaffone $25
Second Wind, by Chris Bray, 2009 $30
Secrets of Mental Math, by Art Benjamin, 2006 $17*
Starting Out in Backgammon, by Paul Lamford, 2004 printing $14
The Theory of Backgammon: Mathematics, Logic and Intuition, by Dirk Schiemann, 2021, hardcover, 358 pages $125
To Hit or Not to Hit: That is the Question, by Dirk Schiemann, 2024, hardcover $90*
Understanding Backgammon, by Tami Jones & Kit Woolsey, 2003 (out of print & out of stock) $00
Vision Laughs at Counting & Advice to the Dicelorn, by Danny Kleinman, 2009 edition $55*
What Colour is the Wind? by Chris Bray, 2015 revised edition $30
What's Your Game Plan? Strategy in the Middle Game, by Mary Hickey & Marty Storer, 2011 (out of stock / out of print) $00
Wind Assisted, by Chris Bray, 2010 $30
Wind of Change, by Chris Bray, 2013 $30
Wonderful World of Backgammon, by Danny Kleinman, 2007 edition $30
The Zizka Method: Dominating Backgammon Through Storytelling, by Zdenek Zizka, 2021 $55


Backgammon Times newspaper on CD, 1981-1984 $30
BGBlitz 2.9.2, neural net program for Mac, PC or Linux, by Frank Berger $23/$46
Chouette and More... Backgammon Sci-fi Soap Opera, CD by Mary Hickey $30
eXtremegammon, program by GameSite 2000, download (20% discount to USBGF members = $48) $60


Board: Aries in black, green, brown or blue leather, 21", metal cube, upgraded model of classic board, translucent 1.75" checkers, free shipping $790*
Board: BAK, smooth Black leatherette case, 20", black & white points on gray felt field $300*
Board: Brazilian Gamão velour or wool felt & leatherette, several colors, precision dice, Spanish cube, with fitted, zippered cover, 1.75" or 2" checkers $600/725*
Board: Wycliffe, matte or croco case, several interior colors, quiet V-fiber surface, indented checkers, 21", free shipping $250*
Board: Wycliffe Prestige matte case, black, brown, green, blue or tan, quiet V-fiber surface, metal-rimmed checkers, 23", free shipping $385*
Board: Black vinyl case, inlaid velvet interior, 1.4" or 1.535" checkers, 18.5" or 21" case, from Germany $125
Board bags: Solid colors, water-resistant, quilted lining, shoulder strap, side pocket, black, rust brown, red... $180*
Checkers: Crisloid marbleized, 8 colors, 1.25", 1.5", 1.75" or 2", set of 30 $20-$80
Cork playing field inserts for 1.5" or 1.75" checkers, red, blue, black, green or brown points $50
Dice: Precision, 1/2", 9/16" or 5/8" size, black or white opaque, or 8 transparent colors, made in the USA $20/pair*
Dice: Precision, 9/16" size, black or white opaque, or 5 transparent colors, imported $15/pair*
Dice: Precision, 9/16", serial numbers, 6 transparent colors or black & white opaque, imported $16/pair*
Dice: Precision, 9/16", serial numbers, 5 transparent colors or black & white opaque, made in the USA $21/pair*
Dice: Precision, 5/8" size, opaque white, multi-colored dots in red & black, made in the USA $24/pair*
Dice cups: Leather: black, brown, or red ovals, set of 2 $40
Dice cups: Leather: round, ribbed, black or rust, set of 2 $50
Dice cups: Multi-trip, ultra-modern, cushioned with rubber, gold & silver trim, by Sonné, round, set of 2 $98
Dice cups: Wood, made by Vinton Knarr, round, 2" or 2-1/8" diameter, walnut, padauk, mahogany, maple, oak $80*
Dice pouches: Cotton, rayon or silk drawstring bags, medium or large $4-$10
Doubling cubes: engraved, marbleized, opaque, lucite, wood, some octahedrons $1-$20


Bafflebox from KatGammon, Gold, Silver, Black, Grey $60*
Bafflebox P-40 Dice Scramblers, with fabric sleeve $60
Clocks: LEAP digital clock, with battery $20*
Clocks: Tap N Set digital clock, red or blue, touch sensors $50*
Clocks: ZMF-II digital clock, red, green, blue, black $45*
Dice bead jewelry: earrings, pins, bracelets $5/$10
Dice box by KatGammon, magnetic lid, holds 4 dice, small cube $20*
Face masks, backgammon fabric design, with ear loops, by Sandy Sisti $10
Match-recording pads, 8.5"x11", with diagrams, 50 two-sided pages per pad $5
Playing cards, high-quality plastic, 2 decks in plastic case, 4-color suits $8
Position cards, 2"x 3.5" pack of 100 printed cards, or 100 3"x 5" cards $4/$5
Scoreboards, deluxe, from Finland, black $35
Scoreboards, from Brazil, with pouch, black, red or blue $55
Scoreboards, KatGammon, with pouch, numbers in color $40/45*
Sonné silver backgammon board pendant on silver chain $40
Stickers, 2x8": "I Love Backgammon," white letters, with red heart, on black vinyl sticker $1 for 2
T-shirts: "I Love Backgammon", "Creative Backgammon" $12/16

*Updated: July 12, 2024

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Shipping & handling estimates (USA): $6 for small orders of dice or cubes;
$8 for Priority Mail; approx. $25 for a backgammon board.

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Carol Joy Cole
Flint Area Backgammon Club
3719 Greenbrook Lane
Flint, MI 48507-1400, USA