- Hunting the Castled King
Understanding Chess Middlegames
Featuring the 100 Most Important Middlegame IdeasFollowing on from his successful Understanding Chess Endgames, John Nunn turns his attention to the middlegame - the phase of the chess battle where most games are decided, yet the one that has received the least systematic treatment from chess writers. With the outstanding clarity for which he is famous, Nunn breaks down complex problems into bite-sized pieces.
Understanding Chess MiddlegamesFeaturing the 100 Most Important Middlegame IdeasCatalog Code: B0178GB
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Five CrownsFive is the number of World Championship matches that Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov contested from 1984 to 1990.
Yasser Seirawan deeply analyzes each of the 24 games of the 1990 World Chess Championship . played in New York and Lyon. France. He answers all of the big questions, who was belligerent, who blew it and why.
The final section gives all 158 tournament games played by Kasparov and Karpov, arguably the two best chess players who have ever lived. The games appear by opening, a far more useful arrangement for the chess student than the ordinary chronological presentation.
Five CrownsCatalog Code: CB0012XX
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SHOPWORN - Starting Out - Sicilian Grand Prix AttackIn this book Gawain Jones, one of the world' leading experts on the Grand Prix Attack, provides everything you need to know about this opening. Using illustrative games and drawing upon his own wealth of experience, he introduces the key moves and ideas for both sides, taking care to explain the reasoning behind them - something that has often been neglected or taken for granted.
SHOPWORN - Starting Out - Sicilian Grand Prix AttackCatalog Code: SWB0022EM
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SHOPWORN - Improve Your Chess At Any AgeIn August 2008 Andres D. Hortillosa entered the New England Masters. It was a brave choice for an unrated player to compete in such a tough event, but it proved to be an inspired decision; he exceeded all expectations and was rewarded with a FIDE international rating of 2199. This, however, was no overnight success; it was the result of systematic work. How did he achieve such outstanding improvement? The answer lies in this book.
SHOPWORN - Improve Your Chess At Any AgeCatalog Code: SWB0291EM
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Great Chess UpsetsThis book is a good read. Even without playing over the games, readers will find it enjoyable.
Great Chess UpsetsCatalog Code: B0158IS
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Winning Chess Tactics For Juniors
84 One- Two- and Three-Move Combinations for the Developing ChessplayerIn our modern era in which many chess opening and middlegame positions are guided by sophisticated stratagems, the iron fist of tactical blows is still inevitably the final arbiter of the result.
Winning Chess Tactics For Juniors84 One- Two- and Three-Move Combinations for the Developing ChessplayerCatalog Code: B0003HY
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The Improving Chess Thinker - 2ND EDITIONThe Improving Chess Thinker provides representative thought processes from all classes of chess players, highlights the differences between these levels, and provides insight to help players raise their thinking process to the next level.
The Improving Chess Thinker - 2ND EDITIONCatalog Code: B0043EU
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Chess WizardryThis is a new edition of a classic work and will introduce a new generation of readers to the wonders of chess problems. The readers will find many of the best chess problems ever composed, chosen and investigated by John Rice, an International Master. The readers will find stories behind famous ideas.
Chess WizardryCatalog Code: B0069BT
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Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 3
Queen and Pawn Endings, Queen Against Rook Endings, Queen Against Minor Piece EndingsComprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.
Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 3Queen and Pawn Endings, Queen Against Rook Endings, Queen Against Minor Piece EndingsCatalog Code: B0185IS
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SHOPWORN - Dangerous Weapons - Sicilian
Dazzle Your Opponents!In Dangerous Weapons: The Sicilian, John Emms and Richard Palliser team up to investigate by far the most popular and widely-played chess opening, but in a revolutionary way. They concentrate on fresh or little-explored variations of the open Sicilian, selecting a wealth of ideas and options for both colours. Many of the carefully chosen weapons are innovative, visually shocking, incredibly tricky, or have been unfairly discarded; they are guaranteed to throw even your most experienced opponent off balance. Whether playing White or Black, a study of this book will leave you assured and fully-armed, and your opponents running for cover!
SHOPWORN - Dangerous Weapons - SicilianDazzle Your Opponents!Catalog Code: SWB0192EM
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