Fully illustrated with hundreds of drawings depicting nearly three hundred and fifty mind-boggling trick shots, Byrne’s Treasury of Trick Shots in Pool and Billiards will teach you everything from the basic butterfly formation” to the most difficult and impressive shots. Robert Byrne has scoured classic sources from the past two hundred years as well as his own personal experience and contacts to bring you the most comprehensive book on the subject. Historical anecdotes and context about the origin of each shot accompany the explanations, making for fascinating reading for anyonefrom the most inexperienced amateur to the most seasoned expert.
Whatever your skills and strengths, pool and billiards master Byrne will teach you the best in trick shots. In hardcover for the first time in nearly thirty years, topics include:
Classic shots and variations The wisdom of the ancients, inner secrets, and Byrne’s personal favorites Novelty shots and easy-to-do tricks Stymies, puzzles, and clusters Tube and jump shots Stroke, time, and kiss shots Draw, follow, and massé shots Showstoppers and more!
Byrne’s Treasury of Trick Shots in Pool and Billiards is the definitive guide to the best trick shots that the world’s masters have to offer.
About the Author
Robert Byrne is the bestselling author of more than fifteen books, including seven books on pool and billiards. His books and videos on pool have sold nearly a million copies. He was inducted into the Billiard Congress of America’s Hall of Fame in 2001.