This title need not limit the sale to experts for the mediocre player could improve his game by diligent study of the tactical and technical advice. Bowers knows the game from observation as well as practice, he has coached, and developed practical ideas for play and practice. He presents several methods, the champions who have used them, the advantages and disadvantages of each, weighing merits and drawbacks, but leaving the reader freedom to select for himself. Suggestive, clear, concise. Badminton fans will find basic principles and general ideas adaptable to their game.