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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 9 - amply sufficient

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 9 - Maneuvers

If our troops are no more in number than the enemy, that is amply sufficient ...

(If this is the first post you've seen, read the AWAP Introduction & instructions post.)

This information considers how battlefield strategies and tactics can be used to win more games. If this seems interesting, read these AWAP posts.

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(BSC) Billiard Skills Challenge - Frozen Rail, set 3 (Intermediate) Test Group

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Here is Today's Test Group Challenge from the book. This progressive set develops personal confidence when similar shots come up during competition - and define Comfort Zone limitations.

PURPOSE:  Pocket the 1 Ball on each of the the designated attempts - for each layout in the Test Group.

This is the Frozen Rail FRS(3) (Intermediate) Test Group. There is also an Advanced Test Group. Continue reading

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 12 - cultivate resources

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

This segment is from:

Chapter 12 - Attack by fire

The enlightened ruler lays his plans well ahead; the good general cultivates his resources. ...

(If this is the first post you've seen, read the AWAP Introduction & instructions post.)

This information considers how battlefield strategies and tactics can be used to win more games. If this seems interesting, read these AWAP posts.

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