- Hunting the Castled King
The Art of Positional Play in ChessSamuel Reshevsky is the ideal person to write a book on positional play because that was exactly the way he played: positionally. Reshevsky preferred to crush his opponents slowly, like a python, rather than to win with a blaze of tactics.
The Art of Positional Play in ChessCatalog Code: B0110IS
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The Englund Gambit and the Blackburne-Hartlaub Gambit ComplexThe Englund Gambit and the Blackburne-Hartlaub Gambit Complex
The Englund Gambit and the Blackburne-Hartlaub Gambit ComplexCatalog Code: CB0095CD
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The Evans Gambit RevolutionGrandmaster are beating Grandmasters whether they accept or decline 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Bc5 4.b4. Kasparov was one that lead the way. The text may force a re-evaluation of most Evans Gambit analysis. The author's improvements were sent by the author to Kasparov's agent in London. This is the first modern treatment of the Evans which reflects to a high degree the overwhelming body of games won by White. This book gives good analysis and advice on a very strong and dynamic weapon to use against 1..e5 players.
The Evans Gambit RevolutionCatalog Code: CB0054CD
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The Modern Scandinavian
Themes, Structures and Plans in an Increasingly Popular Chess OpeningThe Modern Scandinavian is an updated and expanded translation of "Modernes Skandinavisch 2", which appeared in 2006 and also became a bestseller. This second book focuses not on theoretical lines but on the structural ideas after the moves 1.e4 d5 2.exd5 Qxd5 3.Nc3 Qa5.
The Modern ScandinavianThemes, Structures and Plans in an Increasingly Popular Chess OpeningCatalog Code: B0098NIC
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New York 1924One of the most remarkable and famous chess tournaments ever took place in New York City in March and April 1924. It had a narrative that is still striking today: Three world champions, undisputed world champions mind you, fulfilling their destiny. The stunning performance of the 55-year-old former world champion Emanuel Lasker. The seemingly invincible reigning world champion Jose Capablanca suffering his first loss in eight years. And all 110 tournament games deeply annotated by future world champion Alexander Alekhine.
New York 1924Catalog Code: B0003RE
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Thinking with Chess
Teaching Children Ages 5-14In Thinking with Chess, Dr. Alexey Root connects chess with skills important to academic success, such as classifying, pattern recognition, decoding, creating, and predicting.
Thinking with ChessTeaching Children Ages 5-14Catalog Code: B0090EU
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SHOPWORN - Who Dares Win?
Attacking the Kings on Opposite SidesBoth players are gunning for each other's kings. Whose attack will break through first? This is a typical scenario in chess games. In such tense battles where one slip can be fatal, often it's a case of 'who dares wins'. But it's not enough to throw your pieces up the board and hope for the best. To succeed you need to acquire sophisticated attacking and defensive skills. The good news is that they can easily be learned, remembered and put into practice.
SHOPWORN - Who Dares Win?Attacking the Kings on Opposite SidesCatalog Code: SWB0294EM
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Judgement and Planning in ChessThis is a basic book that teaches strategic planning in chess. Written by a former Chess Champion of the world, this book has as its basis an entirely novel idea which will help players over a real difficulty.
Judgement and Planning in ChessCatalog Code: B0106IS
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Ruy Lopez: Breyer SystemThis book takes a detailed look at a system that has been favored by Karpov, Spassky, Portisch, and Gligoric, among others. The rerouting of black's queenside knight from c6-b8-d7 and sometimes to c5 aims to put pressure on white's center, particularly the e4 strongpoint. This books offers a solid system for Ruy Lopez players.
Ruy Lopez: Breyer SystemCatalog Code: CB0011CD
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Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - BOOK EThe fourth thoroughly revised and updated edition of the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings, Volume E, brings an additional 144 pages of brand new material with games up to 2008.
Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - BOOK ECatalog Code: B0005ECO
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