- The New Old Indian
EBOOK - Fire on Board - Shirov's Best GamesIn this collection of his best games, Grandmaster Alexei Shirov shows why he is widely regarded as one of the most aggressive and inventive players of the modern era. It contains a delightful selection of his favourite games, each of which is explained in detail, together with sections on tactical highlights and endgames.
EBOOK - Fire on Board - Shirov's Best GamesCatalog Code: E-B0221EM
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A Hard-Hitting Chess Opening Repertoire for WhiteAre you fearless in your approach to chess openings? Do you like to attack your opponents from the very beginning? Are you happy to take calculated risks? Do you loathe trivial positional chess? Do you feel the need to sacrifice pawns early in the game? Are you a Gambiteer? If the answer to these questions is 'yes!', then this is the book for you!
Gambiteer IA Hard-Hitting Chess Opening Repertoire for WhiteCatalog Code: B0084EM
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Beating the Sicilian Defense with the Short-Nunn AttackWanted: Opening system needed to combat the most popular defense to 1.e4. Must be sound, flexible, and aggressive. Experience against all Black formations essential. GM's Short and Nunn came forward in the late 1980's and early 1990's to give us one catch-all system. First it was proven successful against one Black setup, and then against another and another. Its successes were registered at the highest levels. Fischer played it against Spassky in the 1992 return match! Still the most popular system against the Najdorf today.
Beating the Sicilian Defense with the Short-Nunn AttackCatalog Code: CB0037CD
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How Carlsen Beat Kasparov's RecordWhat is Magnus Carlsen's secret? How did an already world-class player succeed in reaching this unprecedented level where he was regularly beating the world's strongest grandmasters? In this book, International Master Colin Crouch provides answers to these questions. Crouch studies Carlsen's progress in recent years and demonstrates how he learned lessons from previous setbacks, turned weaknesses into strengths, losses into draws, and draws into wins. By doing so Carlsen was able to elevate his play to a stratospheric level, but any aspiring chess player can use similar methods to improve their game.
Magnus ForceHow Carlsen Beat Kasparov's RecordCatalog Code: B0372EM
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EBOOK - The Sicilian Taimanov - Move by MoveIn this book, John Emms examines his favorite Sicilian variation, which is one of Black's most reliable answers to 1 e4. He shares his knowledge from over 15 years studying and playing the Sicilian Taimanov at grandmaster level, examines the opening from both sides of the board and offers answers to the all the key questions.
EBOOK - The Sicilian Taimanov - Move by MoveCatalog Code: E-B0346EM
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SHOPWORN - 10 Great Ways To Get Better At ChessHow can you improve at chess? This is the eternal question asked by players of all levels. Which part of the game should you focus on? How often should you play? Should you change your opening repertoire? What's the best way to learn from your defeats? So many questions ... and yet direct answers are hard to find. It's no wonder aspiring players are left bewildered and in need of direction.In this book grandmaster Nigel Davies provides that direction. He examines the methods used by a number of players who were looking to improve their game, and how they went about achieving their goal.
SHOPWORN - 10 Great Ways To Get Better At ChessCatalog Code: SWB0305EM
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Chess Tactics for the Tournament Player
Comprehensive Chess Course - VOLUME 3The third book in Grandmaster Lev Alburt's Comprehensive Chess Course series. The first two volumes used only materials that worked well in the former U.S.S.R. This book contains hundreds of strikingly beautiful positions arranged by difficulty and designed to sharpen the tactical recognition and vision of experienced players anywhere.
Chess Tactics for the Tournament PlayerComprehensive Chess Course - VOLUME 3Catalog Code: B0003LV
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Bobby Fischer - The Wandering KingChess devotees simply can't get enough of Bobby Fischer. Every facet of his personality and his play unfolds in this biographical study. In addition to analyzing his exceptional talent, it captures and puts into perspective his tough youth, anti-social tendencies, fights against the chess authorities, and growing mental illness.
Bobby Fischer - The Wandering KingCatalog Code: B0043BT
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Chess Explained - The Queen's Gambit Declined
A New Approach to Understanding the Chess OpeningsBooks are not theoretical works in the traditional sense, but more a series of lessons from a chess expert with extensive over-the-board experience with an opening. You will gain an understanding of the opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you were sitting at the board with a chess coach answering your questions about the plans for both sides, the ideas behind particular moves, and what specific knowledge you need to have.
Chess Explained - The Queen's Gambit DeclinedA New Approach to Understanding the Chess OpeningsCatalog Code: B0126GB
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The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 1
June 1951 - June 1953The California Chess Reporter ran for 25 year from 1951 to 1976. It was published six times a year. The first issue of the California Chess Reporter, that promised continuous coverage of the entire state, appeared on June 1951.
The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 1June 1951 - June 1953Catalog Code: B0180IS
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