Modern Art of Attack

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    Publication Date: January 1, 1988
    Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
    Page Count: 170 Pages


    Publisher: Chess Digest
    Author: Smith & Hall
    Year of Publication: 1988

    Pages: 170
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


    Book DescriptionThe great classic "The Art of Attack by Vukovic" ends with the Alekhine era --- the last example being in 1947. In the 1950's a new generation emerged starting with the daring play of Mikhail Tal. He and his contemporaries are where we begin with this book, taking the reader through the 1980's. The chapters are 1)Attacking the King Which Can't Castle, 2)Attacking the Uncastled King, 3)Attacking the Kingside Castled Positions, 4)St.George Attack, 5)Greek Gift Attack, 6)Defensive Measures, 7)Attacking the Opposite Side, 8)Couterattacking, 9)Great Attacking Players including Tal's Daring Sacrifical Attacks, Fischer's Scientific Style, Karpov's Fiery Attacking Style. A great book for players of all strengths.

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