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Ammar, Michael: The Topit Book 2.0
©2014 Michael Ammar
Hardcover
The Topit Book 2.0
Image courtesy Michael Ammar Magic
Michael Ammar: The Topit Book 2.0

Comments: An updated version of Michael's original Topit Book from 1983 Includes updated design, video content, and more Also available in multiple formats, such as e-book.

Contents (numbers are not page numbers):

1 Copyright
2 Dedication
3 Foreword by Dai Vernon

4 Chapter 1 - Topit Psychology and Construction
5 The True Power of the Topit
6 When to use the Topit
7 Comfort Zones
8 Time Misdirection
9 Why Now for the Topit
10 Precautions when using the Topit
11 Topit Styles
12 The Open Topit
13 The Topit Design
14 Other Design Concepts

15 CHAPTER 2 - Basic Topit Actions
16 The Downward Toss
17 The Smash
18 The Direct Toss
19 The Open Palm Toss
20 The Upward Toss
21 The Pinch
22 The Circle
23 Minus One Toss
24 The Gesture
25 A Covering Motion
26 Back and Forth
27 Muscle Pass to Topit
28 Keeping the Coat Open
29 Bracing the Coat
30 Topiting While Seated

31 CHAPTER 3 - Applications
32 The Appearing Coins
33 Vanishing Okito Box
34 Four Signed Cards to Wallet #1
35 Four Signed Cards to Wallet #2
36 Handkerchief Deck Switch
37 Cards into Case
38 Ball and Silk Vanish
39 Topiting Fantasio
40 Striking Vanish a la Topit
41 Vanishing Cigarette
42 Smashing
43 Haley's Comet

44 CHAPTER 4 - Endings
45 Smashing Coin Magic
46 Color Changing Silks
47 Matrix Kicker
48 Coins Across Ending
49 Kicks with Okito

50 CHAPTER 5 - Contributors
51 Michael Weber
52 Weber: Silverwhere?
53 Weber: A Deep Circle
54 Weber: Shelless
55 Bob Fitch: Psychological Spheres
56 Harry Levine: Impossible

57 CHAPTER 6 - Professional Routines
58 The Vanishing Deck
59 The Crooked Deck
60 Almost Perfect Ring Flight
61 The Electrostatic Coin
62 Time Machine
63 Coin in Bottle
64 General Tips on the Coin in Bottle
65 Broken & Restored Watch
66 Fabulous Four Coin Routine

67 CHAPTER 7 - The Topit Years
68 A photographic retrospective

69 CHAPTER 8 - Final Thoughts



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