- The New Old Indian
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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Blackmar-Diemer Gambit Bogoljubow VariationThe Blackmar-Diemer Gambit is rarely seen at the chess master level but is popular and successful among amateur players. It was played by Grandmaster Efim Bogoljubow who played two matches for the World Chess Championship and who said "When I am white I win because I am white. When I am black I win because I am Bogoljubov.
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit Bogoljubow VariationCatalog Code: B0142IS
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Chess Informant - ISSUE 36Chess Informant (Sahovski Informator) is a publishing company based in Belgrade, that periodically produces the book of the same name, as well as the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings, Encyclopaedia of Chess Endings, Opening Monographs, other print publications, and software (including electronic editions of most print publications).
Chess Informant - ISSUE 36Catalog Code: B0036INF
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SHOPWORN - Chess Secrets - Giants of Innovation
Learn from Steinitz, Lasker, Botvinnik, Korchoi and IvanchukChess Secrets is a series of books which uncover the mysteries of the most important aspects of chess, such as strategy, attack, defence, opening play, endgames, off-board preparation and mental attitude. In each book the author chooses and deeply studies a number of great players who have excelled in such aspects of the game, greatly influenced their peers and inspired all of us.
SHOPWORN - Chess Secrets - Giants of InnovationLearn from Steinitz, Lasker, Botvinnik, Korchoi and IvanchukCatalog Code: SWB0336EM
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Frank Marshall - US Chess Champion
A Biography with 220 GamesFrank Marshall (1877-1944) reigned as America's chess champion from 1907 through 1936 - the longest stint of anyone in history. A colorful character almost always decked out in an ascot and chewing a cigar, his career coincided with many evolutionary changes in competitive chess.
Frank Marshall - US Chess ChampionA Biography with 220 GamesCatalog Code: B0002MF
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EBOOK - Nimzo-Indian Kasparov Variation
4. Nf3 as Popularized by Garry KasparovThe Nimzo-Indian Defence is certainly one of Black's most respectable ways of meeting 1 d4; it's popular at all levels of chess and white players have been banging their heads against brick walls in trying to find an advantageous line. What can White do to throw his opponent off balance at an early stage? The answer is contained in this book!
EBOOK - Nimzo-Indian Kasparov Variation4. Nf3 as Popularized by Garry KasparovCatalog Code: E-B0249EM
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EBOOK - The Nimzo-Indian - Move by MoveChess players are offered an ambitious repertoire for White with 1.d4 in two volumes, with this book covering all lines except 1...d5. The repertoire is based on classical lines and inspired by Botvinnik’s approach.
EBOOK - The Nimzo-Indian - Move by MoveCatalog Code: E-B0355EM
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Bobby Fischer vs. The Rest of the WorldIn 1972, an epic chess match took place in Iceland between representatives of the two great super-powers of the world: Bobby vs. Boris. Boris was backed by the Mighty Soviet Union, with late night phone calls coming from his handlers in Moscow, telling him what his next move should be.
Bobby Fischer vs. The Rest of the WorldCatalog Code: B0006IS
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Starting Out - The King's IndianThe King's Indian is one of the most exciting defences in chess and is favoured by ambitious and aggressive players. At the highest level it has been a major weapon for World Champions Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov. In this easy-to-read guide, Grandmaster Joe Gallagher goes back to the basics of the King's Indian, studying the key principles of its many variations.
Starting Out - The King's IndianCatalog Code: B0038EM
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First Book of ChessThis book holds the distinction and is famous for being the first chess book Bobby Fischer ever read. As Bobby himself tells the story, when he was 6 years old, one day his sister Joan brought home a plastic chess set she had bought in the market and they learned how to play by reading the instructions on the box. Later, when Bobby had developed an interest in the game, Joan brought home a book appropriately entitled "First Book of Chess". It was then a new book, just out.
First Book of ChessCatalog Code: B0109IS
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