This text is the electronic equivalent of a booklet created and distributed by Emmanuel Lazard and the French Othello Federation (FFO). This copy is distributed with the authorization of Emmanuel and the FFO. The printed version of this booklet (with nice round discs) is available from the FFO for 20 French Francs (shipping included) by check payable to the FFO.
FEDERATION FRANCAISE D'OTHELLO, BP 383 75626 Paris Cedex 13, FRANCE
©Emmanuel Lazard (and the entire FFO team) March 1993
Translated from French into English by Colin Springer with the permission of the author. This text may not be further distributed without the explicit agreement of the author.
In this version, Gunnar Andersson has changed the layout and fixed some minor errors.
We also provide the text board version to help those who can't see images.