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    Chess Camp - VOLUME 4

    Elementary Endgames

    Product Code: B0076EU

    Description

    Book Description

    Chess Camp is a new training system for beginning chessplayers, and for the parents and coaches who teach them. Starting with simple problems to illustrate key concepts, and then progressing to more complex positions, the student will learn by doing, methodically integrating new information with previous knowledge while building effective thinking habits at the board.

    In this fourth volume, Elementary Endgames, the student will: 1) learn how to deliver fundamental checkmates such as a king and a rook against a lone king; 2) discover how to avoid stalemating the opposing king, and how to induce stalemate when threatened with checkmate; and 3) develop not only an understanding of concepts such as passed pawns and king opposition, but also a sense of confidence in the final phase of the game.

    About the Author:

    Igor Sukhin has been using the game of chess for more than two decades to teach children. His books have been selected repeatedly as recommended reading by the Russian Department of Education.

    The author of the acclaimed children’s chess book Gary’s Adventures in Chess Country (also published by Mongoose Press), Sukhin has written more than 100 titles, with over a million copies currently in print.

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    Product Details

    ISBN 9781936277278
    Manufacturer Mongoose Press
    Author(s) Igor Sukhin
    Pages 115 Pages
    Publication Date Dec 16, 2011
    Notation Type FAN - Figurine
    BOOK - Binding Type Hardcover
    Book Edition N/A
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