- Hunting the Castled King
Rules of Winning ChessSome players seem to be naturally gifted at chess. Almost effortlessly they seem to know what to do in every position. They recognize the best squares for their pieces; they know whether to seize the initiative with a bold attack or play quietly; whether to trade pieces or avoid exchanges; how to exploit opponents' weaknesses while minimizing the effect of their own - they make it look all too easy!
Rules of Winning ChessCatalog Code: B0287EM
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An Introduction to Chess Moves and Tactics Simply ExplainedInformal intermediate introduction, quite strong in explaining reasons for moves. Covers basic material, tactics, important openings, traps, positional play in middle game, end game. Attempts to isolate patterns and recurrent configurations.
An Introduction to Chess Moves and Tactics Simply ExplainedCatalog Code: B0028DV
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How to Beat Your Kids at Chess
An Adult Beginner's Guide to Chess - 2nd EditionHow to Beat Your Kids at Chess is a book that truly starts at the beginning, with the most basic idea of all: the straight line. This book offers clear explanations, opportunities to practice each concept before moving on, and a systematic progression of ideas.
How to Beat Your Kids at ChessAn Adult Beginner's Guide to Chess - 2nd EditionCatalog Code: B0063RE
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A Ferocious Opening RepertoireFormer American Open Champion Cyrus Lakdawala presents a range of vicious weapons for White in a repertoire which is perfect for those who have little time for study, but enjoy taking opponents out of their comfort zones and causing them problems from the very beginning.
A Ferocious Opening RepertoireCatalog Code: B0320EM
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Its Your Move Tough PuzzlesFeeling up to a challenge? In this highly original and instructive test yourself book, Grandmaster Chris Ward presents a selection of carefully chosen puzzles for you to solve. Hot on the heels of his very successful It's Your Move and Improvers It's Your Move, comes It's Your Move: Tough Puzzles, which this time aims to rack the brains of even the most experienced chess players. The puzzles might be a bit more difficult this time but, in the same style of the previous two books, the reader is once again helped by the choice of five plausible plans and has to decide which is the most likely to succeed.
Its Your Move Tough PuzzlesCatalog Code: B0129EM
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EBOOK - The Triangle System
Noteboom, Marshall Gambit and other Semi-Slav Triangle linesScherbakov has over 20 years of experience studying and playing these opening variations, which have been tried and tested successfully at grandmaster level and are ideally designed for players who want to challenge White in the opening.
EBOOK - The Triangle SystemNoteboom, Marshall Gambit and other Semi-Slav Triangle linesCatalog Code: E-B0343EM
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Complete Slav IThe Slav Defense is currently the most popular closed opening, appearing in the opening repertoire of the overwhelming majority of top class grandmasters. A competitive chess player playing 1.d4 faces the opening in almost every tournament, and for Black it can be used in just about every second game.
Complete Slav ICatalog Code: B0002EV
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Dynamic Pawn Play in Chess
How to Use Your Pawns to Fight for the Initiative and Central ControlThis book tackles fundamental questions such as: 'How should pawns be used to fight for the centre?' and 'How does the central pawn formation affect planning for both sides?' These issues are central to understanding chess. Marovic discusses central pawn-structures and their impact on play both in the centre and on the wings.
Dynamic Pawn Play in ChessHow to Use Your Pawns to Fight for the Initiative and Central ControlCatalog Code: B0066GB
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Chess Made SimpleThis is a book about the most fascinating game in the world. It is both a manual for beginners and a refresher course for experienced players. Clear and methodical explanations begin with the various chess pieces and proceed to subtle, advanced plays.
Chess Made SimpleCatalog Code: B0004IS
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SHOPWORN - Dangerous Weapons - Flank Openings
Dazzle Your Opponents!Are you tired of playing the same old openings time and time again? Perhaps it's time for a change, but you cannot decide between the numerous options available. Here's the answer: choose Dangerous Weapons and amaze your opponents with new and exciting opening ideas!
In this book, three renowned opening experts get together to take a revolutionary look at Flank Openings. Instead of travelling down well-trodden and analyzed paths, they concentrate on fresh or little-explored variations, selecting a wealth of 'dangerous' options for both colors.
SHOPWORN - Dangerous Weapons - Flank OpeningsDazzle Your Opponents!Catalog Code: SWB0187EM
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