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FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 81 - The LionIt's not quite a Pirc or Modern Defense, it has the fighting and counter-punching of the King's Indian, and may also transpose into a very playable line of the Philidor.
FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 81 - The LionCatalog Code: DVD0081FX
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E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 91 - A Repertoire for Black Against Unusual OpeningsIt will happen to you one day and when you least expect it. An opponent will confront you with an unusual opening ( 1. b3, 1. b4, 1. a3, 1. Nc3, 1. g3, 1. g4 or 1. f4) and suddenly you haven't got anything prepared!
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Elements of Intelligent Game DesignThis is book is for anyone who has ever tried to match wits with a computer in chess, bridge, or any other game requiring long-range strategy and studied decisions. If you're not a pro, chances are you've been defeated by a machine - and impressed at its uncanny ability to outmaneuver humans. In Computer Gamesmanship, David Levy, an International Chess Master and producer of intelligent computer games, unravels the mysteries of how computers successfully mimic strategic thinking and play complex games.
Computer GamesmanshipElements of Intelligent Game DesignCatalog Code: B0071IS
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Bobby Fischer Comes Home
The Final Years in Iceland, a Saga of Friendship and Lost IllusionsBobby Fischer Comes Home tells the story of their complicated friendship and paints an intimate portrait of the last years of the man who many see as the greatest chess player that ever lived.
Bobby Fischer Comes HomeThe Final Years in Iceland, a Saga of Friendship and Lost IllusionsCatalog Code: B0109NIC
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The Modern Reti
An Anti-Slav Repertoire
Publisher: Chess Stars
Author: Alexander Delchev
Year of Publication: 2012 Pages: 212
Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)
Book Description Many players find that facing the ultra-solid Slav is like banging your head against a brick wall. This book, from an experienced author and strong grandmaster provides a solution. Based around the moves: 1.Nf3 d5 2.c4, Delchev provides original analysis, his own as well as computer generated, and up to date game references from 2011. The repertoire covers both 2...c6 and 2...e6 as well as the independent tries 2...dc and 2...d4. The book is divided into 8 sections, each of which is subdivided into a main ideas section, a step-by step theory section and finally some complete illustrative games. There is one section on each of 2...dc and 2...d4, before 4 chapters on the various Slav and Semi-Slav structures and 2 on an anti-Queen's Gambit Declined approach. In short this provides: A tried and tested repertoire against some of the most common and most solid black lines, presented by an established GM author An emphasis on understanding the themes and key ideas rather than a maze of complex variations Up to date game references and analysis that will stand the test of time About the Author(s) Alexander Delchev is European Grand Prix winner in 2004. He has played for Bulgaria in 6 Olympiads. His best rating so far was 2669. Delchev is the author of the bestsellers The Safest Scilian and The Safest Grunfeld.
The Modern RetiAn Anti-Slav RepertoireCatalog Code: B0081EU
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Fighting Chess with Magnus CarlsenThis book presents detailed annotations to 64 of Carlsen's best games, together with a description of his career. Also examined are the deficiencies from which he suffered as a young player, and how he overcame these on his way to the top.
Fighting Chess with Magnus CarlsenCatalog Code: B0018OE
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NIC Yearbook 85 - HARDCOVER EDITION
A Knight in Shining Armor - Anand's Anti-Moscow Slav Holds FirmNew In Chess Yearbook, which appears four times a year, contains the latest news in chess openings, and each issue brings you dozens of new ideas on the cutting edge of modern chess theory. The Yearbook not only covers the latest fashion, but also offers fresh insights into underrated gambits, rare continuations, and almost forgotten weapons.
NIC Yearbook 85 - HARDCOVER EDITIONA Knight in Shining Armor - Anand's Anti-Moscow Slav Holds FirmCatalog Code: B0085HYB
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1001 Brilliant Ways to Checkmate
21st Century EditionAsk most chessplayers from the "baby boomer" generation how they acquired and sharpened their tactical skills, and chances are a Fred reinfeld tactical collection will be part of their answer. And now, for the first time, 1001 Brilliant Ways to Checkmate is presented in modern Algebraic Notation.
1001 Brilliant Ways to Checkmate21st Century EditionCatalog Code: B0073RE
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Chess Informant - ISSUE 120
Maracana EditionGM Alexander Morozevich, winner of Poikovsky 2014 super-tournament, one of the most original and daring players on the planet, launches his Midnight in Moscow column in which he takes chess to its outer limits with examples of extreme opening play. Surrealism in chess – that’s what Alex is painting on the 64 squares of the chessboard. But this is not just pure fantasy. You will discover that you really can unleash a novelty as early as the 3rd move – even in today’s gladiatorial world of competitive chess!
Chess Informant - ISSUE 120Maracana EditionCatalog Code: B0120INF
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An Invitation to Chess
A Picture Guide to the Royal GameAn Invitation to Chess is perhaps the most successful chess book ever written, with sales of over 100,000. It is a basic beginners book, starting with the moves of the pieces and rapidly advancing to more complex problems and examples.
An Invitation to ChessA Picture Guide to the Royal GameCatalog Code: B0025IS
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