A comprehensive shot-by-shot instructional guide from billiards expert Robert Byrne
Ranging from tickys and double-kisses to jump shots and diamond systems, Byrne's Complete Book of Pool Shots takes players on an accelerated trip from pool kindergarten to graduate school. Players of every skill level will find ways to improve their game and get ahead of their opponents with 350 of Byrne's clever and intricately diagrammed moves—many of which are outlined here for the first time by one of the game's most masterful players and teachers.
About the Author
Robert Byrne has won numerous tournaments including the National Senior and National Amateur tournaments in three-cushion billiards. Named "best billiard writer" by Billiards Digest, his books and videos on pool have sold nearly a million copies. Inducted into the Billiard Congress of America's Hall of Fame in 2000, he lives in Dubuque, Iowa.
"The best book ever written on both pool and billiards."--Michael Shamos, curator, the Billiard Archive
"Byrne is to billiards what Shakespeare is to theater." --Jerry Karsh, president, U.S. Billiards Association
— Tom 'Dr. Cue' Rossman, ESPN and World Masters Trick Shot Champion
— Michael Shamos