- Hunting the Castled King
Invisible Chess Moves
Discover Your Blind Spots and Stop Overlooking Simple WinsEvery chess player knows that some moves are harder to see than others. Why is it that, frequently, uncomplicated wins simply do not enter your mind? Even strong grandmasters suffer from blind spots that obscure some of the best ideas during a game. What is more: often both players fail to see the opportunity that is right in front of their eyes.
Invisible Chess MovesDiscover Your Blind Spots and Stop Overlooking Simple WinsCatalog Code: B0105NIC
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Contract Bridge Blue BookContract Bridge Blue Book is, without doubt, the most famous book on the Game of Contract Bridge ever written. It is a landmark work, mentioned in every book on the history of bridge. As a result of the success of this work, the Culbertson Bidding System was the most popular system the world. Ely Culbertson had a nationwide syndicated column on bridge that was carried in hundreds of newspapers daily.
Contract Bridge Blue BookCatalog Code: B0119IS
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NIC Yearbook 91 - PAPERBACK EDITION
Fabio Caruana Keeps Black Searching in the MarshallNew In Chess Yearbook, which appears four times a year, contains the latest news in chess openings, and each issue brings you dozens of new ideas on the cutting edge of modern chess theory. The Yearbook not only covers the latest fashion, but also offers fresh insights into underrated gambits, rare continuations, and almost forgotten weapons.
NIC Yearbook 91 - PAPERBACK EDITIONFabio Caruana Keeps Black Searching in the MarshallCatalog Code: B0091PYB
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Understanding Chess Endgames
Featuring the 100 Most Important Endgame IdeasOne of the world's foremost chess writers provides everything you need to know about chess endgames!
Assuming no specialized endgame knowledge, John Nunn presents 100 key endgame concepts, and explains how they are used to win games or save difficult positions. He covers all the main types of endgames and typical thinking methods, and so equips readers with all the skills needed to excel in this vital phase of the game up to good club level and beyond.
Understanding Chess EndgamesFeaturing the 100 Most Important Endgame IdeasCatalog Code: B0171GB
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Chess Psychologist World Champion TalThis book contains 60 games in Descriptive Notation annotated by Liepnieks and other Latvian masters including Edmars Mednis, Paul Tautvaisas and John Tums based on the notes by Tal. It also includes Tal's Chess Quiz based on 10 of Tal's games. (WARNING: This quiz is too difficult. You will not be able to solve the problems.)
Chess Psychologist World Champion TalCatalog Code: B0179IS
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Max Lange Attack and the Anti-Max LangeMax Lange Attack and the Anti-Max Lange
Max Lange Attack and the Anti-Max LangeCatalog Code: CB0061CD
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Chess Tactics for Kids
50 Tricky Tactics to Outwit Your OpponentChess enthusiasts of all ages and levels will find this book an instructive delight. In a simple, easy-to-understand format it explains how to bamboozle your chess opponents using commonly occurring tactical motifs. The illustrative positions, all taken from real games, show the 50 Tricky Tactics that experienced chess masters use to win their games. Recognizing frequently-occurring tactical ideas is vital to success in chess. One of the fastest and most enjoyable ways to improve at chess is by learning these thematic manoeuvres. Beginners will benefit from the clear explanation of basic concepts, such as how to utilise a fork, pin, or skewer. Advanced players will delight in the many devious middlegame tricks - some classified here for the first time - which can catch out even grandmasters.
Chess Tactics for Kids50 Tricky Tactics to Outwit Your OpponentCatalog Code: B0170GB
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New Ideas in Chess
How to use Space, Time, Force and Pawn Structure to Become a Winning Chess PlayerFinally One if the Most Influential Chess Books ever is back! Five- time U.S Champion Larry Evans shows you the most important concepts that comprise a winning chess game: Space, Time, Force & Pawn Structure.In a book that has been called the "bible" for novice to intermediate player," this newly revised classic use actual game examples to illustrate dozens of chess themes.
New Ideas in ChessHow to use Space, Time, Force and Pawn Structure to Become a Winning Chess PlayerCatalog Code: B0051CZ
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Rook vs. 2 Minor PiecesMany chess players shy away from positions with material imbalances, because they feel insecure in the face of their unclear nature. Traditional chess teaching does not spend much time on understanding such imbalances, but in this original book Esben Lund discusses one of the most common imbalances, where one player has a rook, and the other two minor pieces.
Rook vs. 2 Minor PiecesCatalog Code: B0023QT
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Chess World Title Contenders and their StylesA rich selection of games by some of the finest young grandmasters of the 1980s. Each chapter introduces a player, outlining his career, personality, and playing style. Then follows a thoroughly annotated selection of his finest and most characteristic games. By studying these games, presented by two international masters and former champions, players at every level will find inspiration and practical techniques.
Chess World Title Contenders and their StylesCatalog Code: B0027DV
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