Angus Dunnington's Winning with Unorthodox Openings [Everyman] gives on page 11 the line 1.b4 e5 2. Bb2 f6 3. b5 d5 4.e3 with the comment:
"Black must decide what his ambitions are in the centre"...and gives 4...c5 and 4...Be6 as Black's main choices.
Then on page 23 the line 1.b4 d5 2. Bb2 f6 3. e3 e5 is given, where our guide remarks:
Subject: Re: Help needed: Any similar black and white opening systems?
References: < firstname.lastname@example.org > In article < email@example.com > firstname.lastname@example.org (Mlkienholz) writes: > > >Hi netters, > >Does anyone have any advice for selecting an opening system? I have been >told >that this is my achilles heel.
From D.Regis@exeter.ac.uk Mon Dec 2 13:33:20 1996 Subject: Re: Guioco Piano notes To: email@example.com (Andrew Lord) Date: Mon, 2 Dec 1996 13:33:18 +0000 (GMT) Hi Andrew > I've just got addicted to chess Sympathy: there is no cure... > I'm stuck on a problem with a Guiuco Piano line. I got as far > as: > > 1. e4 e5 > 2. Nf3 Nc6 > 3. Bc4 Bc5 > 4. c3 Nf6 > 5. d4 exd4 > 6. cxd4 Bb4+ > 7. Nc3 Nxe4 > 8. 0-0 BxN > 9.