Category: Chess

  • Download E-books Play the Grunfeld: Detailed Coverage Of This Kasparov Favourite PDF

    The Grünfeld is an exhilarating and dynamic solution to at least one d4, and has develop into highly regarded in any respect degrees of chess. an enormous reason behind this is often that it's been a long-time favorite of the World's strongest-ever chess participant, Garry Kasparov, who used it repeatedly in his quite a few global Championship battles. In Play the Grünfeld, Yelena Dembo produces a accomplished and but achievable repertoire for Black, providing an answer opposed to every one of White's tries

    Yelena Dembo is a popular chess trainer, who has taught scholars from over 30 international locations.

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  • Download E-books Transpo Tricks in Chess (Batsford Chess Books) PDF

    By Andrew Soltis

    A transposition in chess is a bit like a bait-and-switch advertising and marketing ploy. the client thinks he’s getting a discount on one piece of item, yet he finally ends up paying for one other at a miles better fee. within the first ebook dedicated to chess transpositions, New York Post columnist and acclaimed chess writer Andy Soltis indicates how this technique works over the board. by means of transposing a sequence of famous strikes (i.e., making them in an unexpected order), a participant leads his opponent into an destructive place that he would typically have refrained from. utilizing interesting examples from the video games of the masters, Soltis covers various transpositions in nearly all types of beginning: double e-pawn, Sicilian, the Reti, English, Indian, and others.
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  • Download E-books Chess Tactics for Advanced Players PDF

    Any chess fanatic is familiar with how very important strategies is within the "royal online game" and the way the most important it's to make a. thorough research of this point of the sport. yet prior to now opinion has been divided at the most sensible means of learning strategies. the well known Soviet foreign, grandmaster and chess writer Averbakh has built a wholly novel technique, that's expounded within the current paintings. His major target was once to create a theoretical foundation with whose reduction the learner can easily research the varied and manifold tactical difficulties dealing with the chess participant. Averbakh starts off through studying the best occasions caused by confrontations among varied items. He then proceeds to investigate extra advanced events and demonstrates the significance of the double assault. With instructive examples he proves that double assaults within the broadest feel are the root of so much tactical operations. This discovery brought on Averbakh to concentration his recognition at the double assault within the first a part of the booklet. the second one half is dedicated to mixtures. the writer delves into the query of what lies hidden at the back of the mysterious proposal of concord of items. The magnificent simplicity of the reply he unearths to this query allows him to minimize the majority of the mixtures to a handful of uncomplicated components. From this Averbakh derives a resounding definition of the time period "combination" and introduces a brand new, promising procedure of classifying various combos. All this can be defined using various sensible examples together with whole video games and chess difficulties. The publication includes distinctive chapters with various workout difficulties for the reader to check and consolidate his newly-acquired ability. during this approach Averbakh's paintings is either very instructive and simple to appreciate.
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  • Download E-books The Middlegame, Book 2: Dynamic & Subjective Features (Algebraic Edition) (Bk. 2) PDF

    Max Euwe was once global Chess Champion within the Thirties and he collaborated with overseas grasp Kramer to put in writing this nice treatise on find out how to play chess middlegames. publication II of the sequence covers the dynamic positive aspects of the sport of chess. This booklet additionally comprise a desirable part at the enjoying forms of the world's most powerful gamers on the time of it is first booklet, in addition to fascinating insights at the mental points of the sport of chess. hundreds of thousands of chuffed clients have made this some of the most renowned books on chess middlegames. thoroughly re-edited and translated to algebraic notation during this 1994 variation.
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  • Download E-books Take My Rooks PDF

    The 2 Rook sacrifice is likely one of the so much exciting topics in chess. And whilst it really works, it really is triumph of brain over topic. while it does not, not less than the sport is over speedy! The authors have painstakingly researched the chess information to discover examples of those vintage double-rook sacrifices. beginning with the Immortal video game, the authors systematically convey the events useful for this sacrifice. Algebraic notation, 112 pages. (I.C.E., 1991).
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  • Download E-books Learn From Your Chess Mistakes PDF

    By Chris Baker

    Such a lot gamers are looking to placed a defeat at the back of them as a foul adventure - to be forgotten as quick as attainable. yet there's no larger method to increase your video game than through analysing your misplaced video games to determine what went fallacious and making sure that the mistakes won't ensue back. This unique paintings, designed for usual membership avid gamers, identifies normal failings, comparable to terrible starting training, irrelevant collection of openings, being tricked, wasting the thread of the placement, miscalculation, insecurity, defective judgement, time difficulty, lacking possibilities, confusion, failure to regulate, and wasting the initiative. gamers affliction a defeat will take center and derive take advantage of this upbeat ebook, written within the author's casual sort and delicate feel of humour.
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