The Perfect Pirc-Modern

    Strategic ideas and Powerful Weapons

    The Perfect Pirc-Modern
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    Publication Date: March 16, 2013
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 253

    In The Perfect Pirc-Modern, Viktor Moskalenko, a renowned propagator of dynamic play who has championed the Pirc-Modern for many years, presents and explains:



    • the similarities and differences between the Pirc and the Modern Defence
    • the ideas and plans that really matter
    • the various pawn structures and how to handle them
    • tricky transpositions: opportunities and risks
    • a wealth of new resources in well-known lines (for both Black and White)
    • countless novelties.


    Moskalenko expertly guides you through this ground-breaking opening book with the enthusiasm, the ease and the humour that characterize his style.



    Viktor Moskalenko (1960) is an International Grandmaster and a well-known chess coach. The former Ukrainian champion has won many tournaments in Spain, his new home country. He is the author of The Fabulous Budapest Gambit (2007), The Flexible French (2008), Revolutionize Your Chess (2009) and The Wonderful Winawer (2010).

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