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Pikier writings in English

 

Site set up October 7th 2007

           

1.

COB = Classification Of Bids

2.

Bridge in the Roman Empire – for amusement (with proposals of “different” bridge

3.

PREX – Play Result EXpectation (counting of the tricks)

4.

Probably – very difficult in places, but mostly straightforward

5.

Standard Algorithm of Naturality – practical theory of natural bidding

6.

Standard Algorithm of Natural Doubling – practical theory of natural doubling

7.

The advantages of bidding freedom and WOSs

8.

Cogito ergo...

9.

Scoring in Bridge – review and new ideas

10.

Combine Leads (briefly)

11.

Systems in Defence (booklet)

12.

Breedge (and a variety of bridges)

               

Explanations

 

Pikier = Polish bridge bulletin 1981–85. Later, only on the web.

Pikier is a compound of two Polish words:

pik (from French pique) + kier (from French coeur)

Pronounce it like English:  peak–year

Lukasz = First name (Lucas) of the editor and author of Pikier

Pronounce it like English:  woo–cash

Slawinski = Surname of the editor and author of Pikier

Pronounce it like English:  swa-veegn-ski  ( gn as in French d’Artagnan )

 

Home site of Pikier = Pikier.com

 

mailto:redakcja@pikier.com

 

 

 

What is placed here constitutes about 10% of Pikier's writings.