The Plum Flower Manual, Original
梅花谱  Vol. 6, Games 5 and Summary of games 1-5 of Vol 6

This is volume 6 of The Plum Flower Manual by Wang, or the original Plum Flower Manual. 
Volume 1 was dedicated to black using the Screen Horse Defence against Red's Central cannon.
In volume 2, red uses the Cross palace cannon opening against black's left central cannon opening. 
Red uses the elephant opening with the cross palace horse variation and gets a beating by black's central cannon in volume 3.
In volume 4, the battle is between red's filed chariot against black's ranked chariot in the same direction cannons opening. Red uses the riverbank cannon nicely. In volume 5, red chooses the ranked chariot opening against black's filed chariot.
Volume 6 is dedicated to the opposite direction cannons. Games 1 and 2 discuss the battle at the riverbank by the chariots! Games 3 and 4 are concerned with basically the same opening except that black invites red to exchange chariots early into the game. In game 5, black uses the pawn rank chariot.

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