Pawn Sacrifice

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    Publication Date: June 17, 2008
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 236 Pages


    Publisher: Everyman Chess
    Author: Timothy Taylor
    Year of Publication: 2008

    Pages: 236
    Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)


    Book DescriptionIt was the chess legend Philidor who wrote: "The pawns are the soul of chess", and yet it is these modest infantrymen who are always the first to die for the cause. Pawn sacrifices are incredibly common in chess games, and yet for some unknown reason they have been rather neglected in chess literature... until now.

    In this pioneering work, Timothy Taylor carries out an in-depth study of this significant subject. Using an abundance of instructive examples, Taylor uncovers the secrets of pawn sacrifices, highlighting the many reasons for their success, indicating the ideal situations in which pawn sacrifices work, as well as showing positions in which they are not so effective. The ability to handle pawn sacrifices is one of the most important skills in chess, and enhancing this skill will undoubtedly improve your understanding and results. This book will show you how to do this.

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