Castling to Win

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    Publication Date: January 1, 1997
    Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
    Page Count: 240 Pages


    Publisher: International Chess Enterprises
    Author: Robert Timmer
    Year of Publication: 1997

    Pages: 240
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


    Book DescriptionThe king is the most valuable piece on the chessboard, yet many players - especially at club level - give little thought to where His Majesty should reside. This wide-ranging survey explains the dangers with leaving the King in the center, and the possible drawbacks to castling too early or on the wrong side. Castling can be an attacking move, as shown in many stunning examples. An expected castling is often devastating and can often determine the game on the spot. This practical manual includes entertaining examples of late castling and castling in studies.

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