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Winning at Blitz
A Fun Guide to Blitz Chess Catalog Code: B0122EUHis book will teach you how to act when your clock is ticking, catch your opponents off guard, put them in serious time trouble, and make them blunder. G. Sosonko, the renown grandmaster and chess writer, kicks o¬ the book with his own fascinating account of Chepukaitis' chess career. This book will be particularly interesting for those looking to improve their speed chess
Winning at BlitzOur Price: $15.95
Complete Guide to the Queen's Pawn Opening - Vol 2
The London Variation Catalog Code: B0124EUThe second volume is devoted to the London Variation and openings named in honor of Zukertort, Torre, Colle and others. In general only one thing is demanded of the reader: a desire. A desire to avoid well-trodden opening set-ups and desire to try something new.
Complete Guide to the Queen's Pawn Opening - Vol 2Our Price: $31.95
Understanding the Scandinavian
A Reliable and Challenging System for Black Catalog Code: B0191GBThis thoroughly modern guide focuses on these new approaches, while also covering the more traditional main lines. Kasparov guides the reader carefully through each system, explaining his recommendations with wit and clarity. With his help, you will have your opponents wishing there really were some ‘Anti-Scandinavian’ lines!
Understanding the ScandinavianOur Price: $23.50
Complete Guide to the Queen's Pawn Opening - Vol 1
The Veresov, Blackmar-Diemer Gambit, Levitsky Variation and Other Set-Ups Catalog Code: B0123EUChess in general and opening theory in particular are no exception to the general rule. The first volume gives a detailed high quality analysis of the Veresov Opening, the Blackmar-Diemer Gambit, the Levitsky Variation and other set-ups.
Complete Guide to the Queen's Pawn Opening - Vol 1Our Price: $31.95
Instructive Chess Miniatures
Lessons from 53 of the Greatest Short Victories in Chess History Catalog Code: B0194GBWarning: this book is not just entertainment. The author wants to teach you a lot about chess and improve the quality of your play! He has selected 50 miniatures from throughout chess history – the earliest are from the 1850s, while the most recent are from grandmaster events just a few months ago! A miniature is a decisive game, won in 25 moves or fewer. Most of these 50 games feature brilliant tactics, attacks on the king, and even a few outrageous king-hunts. In many, the winner had to overcome cunning defensive ploys and inventive counterattacks.
Instructive Chess MiniaturesOur Price: $16.95
E-DVD Complete Opening Repertoire - IM John Watson Catalog Code: E-DVDOPENINGREPYou have a bad game, find yourself in a position where you don’t know what to do. That night you look up the opening and try to remember the recommended lines. But you don’t get that variation again for a month and, when you do, your opponent plays something different after a couple of moves and you’re on your own again. You’re constantly reacting, trying to fix the past instead of preparing for the future. Thankfully award-winning coach and openings expert IM John Watson understands this problem and has come up with the perfect solution, a complete opening repertoire that puts you in control.
E-DVD Complete Opening Repertoire - IM John WatsonOur Price: $149.99
First Steps - The French Catalog Code: B0439EMIn this book, International Master Cyrus Lakdawala explains the basic ideas in the French and examines the important variations. The key ideas are emphasized with notes, tips and warnings and the reader’s understanding is tested with frequent exercises. This book tells you everything you need to know in order to take your first steps with the French Defense.
First Steps - The FrenchOur Price: $24.95
The Clear Play of Bobby Fischer - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 152
Presented by GM Bryan Smith Catalog Code: DVD0152CLIn this DVD series Bryan examines in depth 8 of Fischer’s amazing matches and explains them in detail.
The Clear Play of Bobby Fischer - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Volume 152Our Price: $49.95
Miles on Hypermodernism - Chess Lecture - Volume 151
Presented by International Master Bill Paschall Catalog Code: DVD0151CLAnthony John Miles (23 April 1955 – 12 November 2001) was an English chess Grandmaster, the first Englishman to earn the Grandmaster title in over-the- board play. Miles was very influential in modern chess. His creativity in the openings was legendary his creativity in general was legendary. On this DVD, IM Paschall explores 5 of Tony Mile's most amazing games with Hypermodern lines.
Miles on Hypermodernism - Chess Lecture - Volume 151Our Price: $19.95
Studies in The Vienna Game - Chess Lecture - Volume 150
Presented by GM Bryan Smith, IM David Vigorito, FM Dennis Monokroussos, LM Dana Mackenzie and IM Valeri Lilov Catalog Code: DVD0150CLThe Vienna Game is an chess opening that begins with the moves: 1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 The original idea behind the Vienna Game was to play a delayed King’s Gambit with f4. In modern play White often plays more quietly (for example by fianchetto his king's bishop with g3 and Bg2). This DVD covers several variations of the Vienna game including the Mieses and Frankenstein-Dracula Variation. IM Vigorito goes into all of the reasons why you may not want to play the Vienna game.
Studies in The Vienna Game - Chess Lecture - Volume 150Our Price: $19.95