Book List - Title Order

Go books in English appear with many varied titles, and now there are nearly 400 titles available. This page lists books in English by title, with their publisher/publisher code/type code and approximate year of publication / copyright date.

Some books are also published in electronic format, as well as paper. Those only published electronically are not listed, nor are pamphlets and leaflets.

100 Challenging Go ProblemsY051995
100 Tips for Amateur Players, Vol. 1ORO2007
100 Tips for Amateur Players, Vol. 2ORO2008
100 Tips for Amateur Players, Vol. 3ORO2010
12th WAGCWAGC1990
200 Endgame ProblemsSSSH0012003
200 Tesuji ProblemsSSSH0022004
21st Century Baduk for BeginersORO2009
21st Century Dictionary of Basic Joseki 1K412011
21st Century Dictionary of Basic Joseki 2K422012
21st Century New OpeningsY452007
21st Century New Openings Vol. 2Y492010
2nd EGF Ing CupEGF1991
38 Basic JosekiK111973
400 Years of Go in JapanSSAG0012006
4-4 Point Joeski - A brief introductionSSWC0102006
9-Dan Showdown (Fairbairn)SSJF0052010
A Journey in Search of the Origins of GoY432005
A Scientific Introduction to GoY342002
A Way to Play for the 21st Century (Whole Board Press)SSGS1011999
After JosekiORO2009
All About JosekiSSGJ0012004
All about KoK762007
All About Life and Death, Vol. 1K42 (G42)1993
All About Life and Death, Vol. 2K43 (G43)1993
All About ThicknessK341990
Almost SenteCART2002
AlphaGo vs Ke JieAM2017
AlphaGo vs Lee Sedol AM2017
An Asian Paradigm For Business StrategyK991995
An Encyclopedia of Go PrinciplesK792015
Appreciating Famous GamesK251977
Attack and DefenseK141980
Attacking and Defending MoyosK772010
Baduk Classic: The Art of Closing Vol. 1 - 6BTV2014
Baduk Classic: The Profound and Mysterious Vol. 1 - 4BTV2014
Baduk Made Fun and Easy, Vol. 1ORO2007
Baduk Made Fun and Easy, Vol. 2ORO2008
Baduk Made Fun and Easy, Vol. 3ORO2009
Basic Techniques of GoK021969
Beauty and the BeastY171996
Beginning Go (Shotwell & Long)BEG2008
Beyond Forcing MovesK371994
BGA Puzzle Book and AnswersPUZ2002
BGA Song BookSONG1989
BiblioGoBIB2004
Breakthrough Attacking PowerH092008
Capturing Races 1: Two Basic GroupsRJ2011
Catching Scent of VictoryH042007
Changing One's ConceptionsH062008
Cho Hun-hyeon's Lectures on Go Techniques Vol. 1Y201996
Cho Hun-hyeon's Lectures on Go Techniques Vol. 2Y482009
Cho Hun-hyeon's Lectures on Go Techniques Vol. 3Y512010
Cho Hun-Hyun: Life and Master Games (Ishi/Nemesis)G461999
Cho Hun-Hyun's Lectures on the Opening V1Y442005
Close Encounters with the Middle Game K802016
Come Up To ShodanSSGR0042001
Commented Games by Lee Sedol Vol. 1BT 2012
Commented Games by Lee Sedol Vol. 2BT2013
Commented Games by Lee Sedol Vol. 3BT2017
Contemporary Go TermsORO2004
Cosmic GoK691999
Counting LibertiesSSRH0032003
Creative Life and DeathORO2009
Creative Life and Death, Vol. 2ORO2010
Cross Cut WorkshopSSRH0012001
Deep ThoughtSSYZ0172013
Deep Thought Vol. 2SSYZ0232015
Dictionary of Basic Fuseki, Vol. 1Y392004
Dictionary of Basic Fuseki, Vol. 2Y402005
Dictionary of Basic Fuseki, Vol. 3Y462008
Dictionary of Basic Fuseki, Vol. 4Y502010
Dictionary of Basic Joseki by Yoshio Ishida, Vol. 1K211977
Dictionary of Basic Joseki by Yoshio Ishida, Vol. 2K221977
Dictionary of Basic Joseki by Yoshio Ishida, Vol. 3K231977
Dictionary of Basic Tesuji, Vol. 1SSFS0012004
Dictionary of Basic Tesuji, Vol. 2SSFS0022005
Dictionary of Basic Tesuji, Vol. 3SSFS0032006
Dictionary of Basic Tesuji, Vol. 4SSFS0042007
Dictionary of Modern Fuseki—The Korean StyleK812004
Dramatic Moments on the Go BoardY101996
Easy Learning Joseki RJ2014
Enclosure JosekisK241983
Endgame Vol. 1 Fundamentals RJ2014
Essential JosekiY221998
Eurogo Vol. 1 (History to 1950)EGO12004
Eurogo Vol. 2 (History 1949-1968)EGO22005
Eurogo Vol. 3 (History 1968-1988)EGO32006
Even Game Joseki—NK Handbook Vol. 5Y362003
Fight Like a Pro: Secrets of KiaiK782012
Fighting FundamentalsRJ2013
Fighting KoY041995
First FundamentalsRJ2012
First Life and Death RJ2016
Five Hundred and One Opening ProblemsK712002
Five Hundred and One Tesuji ProblemsK742005
Four Great Games (Hoskins)BEG1998
Four-Stone Games Pt. 1CS2014
Four-Stone Games Pt. 2CS2014
Fundamental Principles of GoSSYY0062004
Fuseki—NK Handbook Vol. 2Y282000
Galactic GoY272000
Galactic Go Vol. 2Y322002
Game of Go (Macfadyen)BEG1998
Games of Go (Moffatt)MOFF2009
Games of Wonder CS2014
Get Strong at AttackingK602000
Get Strong at Handicap GoK591998
Get Strong at InvadingK551995
Get Strong at Joseki Vol. 1K521995
Get Strong at Joseki Vol. 2K531996
Get Strong at Joseki Vol. 3K541996
Get Strong at Life and DeathK581997
Get Strong at TesujiK561996
Get Strong at the EndgameK571997
Get Strong at the OpeningK511996
Go A Guide to the game (DB Pritchard)BEG1973
Go and Go-Moku (Lasker)BEG1934
Go as CommunicationSSYY1012002
Go Basics (Shotwell)BEG2006
Go Book of Peach Blossom Spring CS2014
Go for Beginners (Ishi)K081972
Go For Beginners (Penguin)BEG1976
Go for KidsY312001
Go Fundamentals CS2016
Go Fundamentals (Kishikawa) - was Steppingstones to GoBEG2009
Go More Than A Game (Shotwell)BEG2003
Go Player's Almanac (1992 edition)K40 (G40)1992
Go Player's Almanac (2001 edition)K402001
Go Player's Song BookSONG1996
Go Problems for Kyu Level Players, Vol. 1SSWC0012003
Go Problems for Kyu Level Players, Vol. 2SSWC0022003
Go Problems for Kyu Level Players, Vol. 3SSWC0032003
Go Problems for Kyu Level Players, Vol. 4SSWC0052002
Go Problems for Kyu Level Players, Vol. 5SSWC0062004
Go Problems for Kyu Level Players, Vol. 6SSWC0072005
Go Proverbs (Mitchell)PROV1980
Go Proverbs (Mitchell)SSDM0012001
Go Proverbs IllustratedPROV1960
Go Shapes ResolveYGS2006
Go! (How to Play GO + Vital Points of Go) (Takagawa)BEG1982
Go: A Complete Introduction to the GameK501997
Go: An Application of the Principles of WarYPW2002
Goh or Wei Chi (Horace F. Cheshire)BEG1911
Golden OpportunitiesY121996
Graded Go Problems for Beginners, Vol. 1K46 / GGP11985
Graded Go Problems for Beginners, Vol. 2K47 / GGP21985
Graded Go Problems for Beginners, Vol. 3K48 / GGP31987
Graded Go Problems for Beginners, Vol. 4K49 / GGP41990
Graded Go Problems for Dan Players, Vol. 1 (300 Life-and-Death problems)K612010
Graded Go Problems for Dan Players, Vol. 2 (300 Tesuji Problems)K622010
Graded Go Problems for Dan Players, Vol. 3 (300 Joseki Problems)K632010
Graded Go Problems for Dan Players, Vol. 4 (300 Life-and-Death Problems)K642012
Graded Go Problems for Dan Players, Vol. 5 (300 Tesuji Problems)K652012
Graded Go Problems for Dan Players, Vol. 6 (300 Joseki Problems)K662016
Graded Go Problems for Dan Players, Vol. 7 (256 Opening and Middle Game Problems)K672011
Great Joseki DebatesK351992
Handicap Go K161982
Handicap Go—NK Handbook Vol. 4Y332001
Hankuk Kiwon Guide BookHK002000
How Not to Play GoSSYZ0112009
How to Play Go (Takagawa)BEG1956
How to Play Go. A Concise Introduction (by Bozulich/Davies)BEG2016
How to Play Handicap GoSSYZ0042002
Igo Hatsuyo-ron, Vol. 1Y161996
Imagination of a Go MasterORO2009
Improve Your Intuition, Vol. 1SSGR0012001
Improve Your Intuition, Vol. 2SSGR0022001
Improve Your Intuition, Vol. 3SSGR0032001
In The BeginningK101973
Ingenious Life and Death Puzzles Vol. 1Y141996
Ingenious Life and Death Puzzles Vol. 2Y151997
Inspiration of a Pro (Kim)ORO2009
International HandbookK041970
Introduction to GoK301984
InvasionsSSIK0012014
Invincible: the Games of Shusaku (Hardback)K00H1982
Invincible: the Games of Shusaku (Paperback)K001996
Invisible: The Games of AlphaGoHV2017
Invitation to Go Vol 1 (Fairbairn)BEG1977
Joseki Vol. 1: FundamentalsRJ2009
Joseki Vol. 2: StrategyRJ2011
Joseki Vol. 3: DictionaryRJ2012
Jungsuk in our TimeORO2000
Kage's Secret Chronicles of Handicap goK171975
Kamakura (Fairbairn)SSJF0022009
Kato's Attack and KillK271978
Keshi and UchikomiSSAGA032002
Key Concepts in Life and DeathSSRH0042007
Killer of GoY011994
Korean Style of Baduk: Vol. 1ORO2007
Learn Go (Moffatt)MOFF2009
Learn to Play Go (Barrs)BEG1962
Learn to Play Go, Vol. 1: A Master's Guide to the Ultimate GameLPG11994
Learn to Play Go, Vol. 2: The Way of the HorseLPG21995
Learn to Play Go, Vol. 3: The Dragon StyleLPG31996
Learn to Play Go, Vol. 4: Battle StrategiesLPG41997
Learn to Play Go, Vol. 5: The Palace of MemoriesLPG52003
Learning From Pro Games (Yuan Zhou)SSYZ0152012
Learning From the Masters, Vol. 1SSAGA061999
Learning From the Masters, Vol. 2SSAGA072003
Lee Changho's Novel Plays and ShapesY262000
Lessons in the Fundamentals of GoK281978
Let’s Play GoSSYY1022004
Level Up 1ORO2008
Level Up 2ORO2009
Level Up 3ORO2009
Level Up 4ORO2009
Level Up 5ORO2009
Level Up Review 1ORO2009
Life and DeathK131975
Life and Death Problems 1 BasicsRJ2013
Life and Death: Intermediate ProblemsSSGR0052001
Life of 100 Years Seems like a Game of BadukORO2008
Liping Huang's Problem Series Volume 1SSLH0012003
Magic of PlacementsY472009
Magic on the First LineSSRM0012010
Making Good ShapeK732002
Master Go in Ten DaysY111996
Master of HaengmaORO2010
Master Play: The Fighting Styles of Kato Masao and Seo Bong SooSSYZ0082009
Master Play: The Playing Styles of Seven Top ProsSSYZ0142010
Master Play: The Style of Go SeigenSSYZ0062008
Master Play: The Style of Iyama YutaSSYZ0252016
Master Play: The Style of Lee ChanghoSSYZ0052007
Master Play: The Style of Lee SedolSSYZ0202015
Master Play: The Style of TakemiyaSSYZ0072008
Master Play: The Territorial Styles of Kitani Minoru and Cho ChikunSSYZ0092009
Mastering LaddersSSTW0012008
Mastering the Basics of GoSSJR0012004
Masterpieces of Handicap Go, Vol. 1SSAGA012001
Masterpieces of Handicap Go, Vol. 2SSAGA022001
Mathematical Go Endgames (Berlekamp and Wolfe)H51994
Meijin of Meijins: The Life and Times of Honinbo Shuei AM2017
Modern Joseki and Fuseki Vol 1K011968
Modern Joseki and Fuseki Vol 2K031970
Modern Master Games Vol. 1: The Dawn of Tournament GoK912012
Modern Master Games Vol. 2: 2014 Ten-Game Match Between Lee Sedol & Gu Li Part 1K922014
Modern Master Games Vol. 3: 2014 Ten-Game Match Between Lee Sedol & Gu Li Part 2K932015
Modern Masters Vol. 1SSMR0032015
Monkey Jump WorkshopSSRH0022002
New Go Proverbs IllustratedY422006
New MovesSSAD0012010
Nie Weiping on GoY031995
Old Fuseki v New Joseki (Fairbairn)SSJF0072011
One Thousand and One Life-and-Death ProblemsK722002
Opening Theory Made EasyK361992
Oriental Strategy in a Nutshell (EZ-GO)EZGO1996
Otake's Secrets of StrategyH052008
Pair GoPAIR1996
Path to Go CS2016
Patterns of the San-Ren-SeiSSMR0022011
Perceiving the Direction of PlayH032007
Playing the Endgame a brief IntroductionSSWC0112007
Positional Judgement Vol. 1: Territory RJ2013
Positional Judgement Vol. 2: DynamicsRJ2015
Positional JudgmentK451989
Power / Brilliance (Fairbairn)SSJF008/92012
Power Builder, Vol. 1Y191997
Power Builder, Vol. 2Y351997
Pro-Pro Handicap GoY131997
Proverbs—NK Handbook Vol. 1Y231998
Punishing and Correction Joseki MistakesSSMJ0012003
Pure & Simple Takao's Astute Use of Brute ForceH022007
Reducing Territorial FrameworksK291986
ReductionsSSIK0022014
Reflections on the Game of GoSSWC0082004
Relentless: Lee Sedol vs Gu LiGGG2015
Rescue and CaptureY181997
Shuko: the Only Move - Fighting Middlegame CollectionH122009
Shuko: the Only Move - Joseki Fuseki CollectionH112008
Simple TesujiSSGF0012012
Single Digit Kyu CommentariesSSYZ0162013
So You Want to Play Go? 1 (Jonathan Hop)HOP2008
So You Want to Play Go? 2 (Jonathan Hop)HOP2008
So You Want to Play Go? 3 (Jonathan Hop)HOP2008
So You Want to Play Go? 4 (Jonathan Hop)HOP2012
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Answers (1-3)ORO2003
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Answers (4-6)ORO2008
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Answers (7-9)ORO2009
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 1ORO2003
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 2ORO2003
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 3ORO2003
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 4ORO2008
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 5ORO2008
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 6ORO2008
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 7ORO2009
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 8ORO2009
Speed Baduk for Beginners: Vol. 9ORO2009
Star Point Joseki—NK Handbook Vol. 3Y302001
Step up to a Higher LevelY372004
Steppingstones to Go (Kishikawa)BEG1965
StonesCART1997
Strategic Concepts of GoK061972
Strategic Fundamentals in GoY241999
Tactical Reading RJ2015
Teach Yourself Go by Charles MatthewsBEG1999
Test Your Go Strength (What's Your Rating?)K181991
TesujiK121975
Tesuji and Anti-SujiY061995
The 1971 Honinbo TournamentK071972
The 3-3 PointK441991
The ABC’s of Attack and DefenseSSMR0012002
The Art of Connecting StonesY091996
The Art of Go: Capturing StonesY251996
The Art of Positional Analysis (The Best of Kido)H132012
The Basics of Go StrategyK752007
The Best Game Records of 2009ORO2010
The Best PlaySSFY0012004
The Book of Go (Cobb)BEG2002
The Breakthrough to ShodanK191976
The Celestial ArsenalCS2015
The Chinese OpeningSSYZ0182013
The Chinese OpeningK331989
The Direction of PlayK261979
The Elephant in the Paddy - Tsumego in Pictures BNS2013
The EndgameK151976
The Final Summit (Fairbairn)SSJF0042009
The Game of Go (Smith)BEG1908
The Game of Wei-Chi (Pecorini and Shu)BEG1929
The Go Companion (Fairbairn/Hall)SSJF0012009
The Go Consultants (Fairbairn/Hall)SSJF0032009
The Ins and Outs of Life and Death (The Best of Kido)H142012
The Magic of GoK41 (G41)1988
The Meijin's Retirement Game (Fairbairn)SSJF0062010
The Middle Game of Go Vol. 1K051971
The New Territorial Style AM2017
The Power of the StarpointK321988
The Protracted Game: A Wei-Ch'i Interpretation of Maoist Revolutionary Strategy (Boorman)BOOR1969
The Road Map to Shodan Vol. 1: Handicap-Go Strategy and the Sanrensei OpeningK822014
The Road Map to Shodan Vol. 2: The Basic Principles of the Opening and Middle GameK832014
The Road Map to Shodan Vol. 3: The Basic Life and Death PositionsK842014
The Road Map to Shodan Vol. 4: A Survey of the Basic TesujisK852015
The Road to One Dan: Vol. 1ORO2006
The Second Book of Go (Ishi)K31 (G31)1982
The Second Book of Go (Kiseido)K311998
The Theory and Practice of Analysis (Shikshin)H182013
The Theory and Practice of Semeai (Shikshin)H162013
The Theory and Practice of Shapes (Shikshin)H172013
The Theory and Practice of Tsumego (Shikshin)H152013
The Thirty-six Stratagems Applied to GoY081996
The Vital Points of Go (Takagawa)BEG1958
The Way of Creating a Thick and Strong GameH072008
The Way of Go (Anderson)BEG2004
The Workshop Lectures Vol. 1SSYY0072006
The Workshop Lectures Vol. 2SSYY0082006
The Workshop Lectures Vol. 3SSYY0092007
The Workshop Lectures Vol. 4SSYY0102008
The Workshop Lectures Vol. 5SSYY0112008
The Workshop Lectures Vol. 6SSYY0122009
The World of Chinese Go by Guo JuanK702000
The Young Chinese Go MastersSSYZ0212015
Theory and Practice of Go (Korschelt)BEG1880
Think Like a Pro, Vol. 1, Haengma (shape)ORO2006
Think Like a Pro, Vol. 2, Pae (ko)ORO2006
This is Go the Natural WayH102008
This is HaengmaORO2010
Three-Stone Games CS2013
Top European Players TrainingZEPT2008
Tournament Go 1992KPP11996
Train Like a Pro, AnswersORO2005
Train Like a Pro, Vol. 1ORO2005
Train Like a Pro, Vol. 2ORO2005
Treasure Chest Enigma - Ed2SSNN0012005
Trick PlaysY021995
Tricks in JosekiY292001
Understanding Dan Level PlaySSYZ0122010
Understanding How to Play GoSSYZ0012001
Utilising Outward InfluenceY071995
Vital Points & Skilful Finesse for Sabaki (Yoda)H012006
Weichi in CultureY412006
What's Your Rating?K18 (G18)1975
Whole Board Living TesujisY382004
Whole Board Opening Problems SSYZ0192014
Whole Board Thinking in Joseki (Vol. 1) (Fourth Line Press)SSYY0021996
Whole Board Thinking in Joseki (Vol. 2) (Fourth Line Press)SSYY0031997
Winning a Won GameY211998
Winning Go (Bozulich & Shotwell)BEG2010
Yilun Yang's Go Puzzles, Vol. 1SSYY0012001
Yilun Yang's Go Puzzles, Vol. 2SSYY0042002
Zone Press ParkH082008

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Beginners books from general publishers are shown BEG.

  • Books published by Hinoki Press are Hnn
  • Books published by Kiseido start K (Ishi code G)
  • Books published by Slate and Shell start SS
  • Books published by Yutopian start Y
  • Books published by Oromedia shown ORO
  • Books published by Robert Jasiek are shown RJ
  • Books published by Baduktopia shown BT
  • Books published by CreateSpace shown CS
  • Books published by Amazon shown AM
  • Books published by Hebsacker Verlag shown HV


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