The Polish Defense

The Polish Defense
img
Our Price: $4.95

Catalog Product Code: CB0098RB

*Eligible for Media Mail Shipping Details
In Stock Ready To Ship
Share product with a friends & opponents!
img img img img

by Thomas Kapitaniak, 59 pp. (Chess Enterprises 1988). After GM tony Miles defeated then World Champion Karpov with the Polish Defense in 1980, there was renewed interest in this old opening. Kapitaniak presents the historical origins of the Defense and a survey of current theory. The author demonstrates that it is sound and quite playable, providing an attractive alternative to other well-trodden paths. There are twenty-five annotated illustrative games to present a complete picture of the opening in practical play.

Related Products

  • No Passion For Chess Fashion
    Fierce Openings For Your New Repertoire
    Professional grandmasters study the latest wrinkles of their favorite openings. They have time to think about innovations in the Sicilian Najdorf, the Marshall Attack, or the Semi-Slav. It's part of their job. But club players can rarely afford such luxury, and an excellent way for them to beat their busy schedules is to play good, solid opening lines that happen to be out of style.
    img

    No Passion For Chess Fashion

    Fierce Openings For Your New Repertoire
    Catalog Code: B0072EU
    Our Price: $24.95
  • Attacking the King in the Center - Gillam
    by Tony Gillam, 120 pp. Your opponent's King is more vulnerable to attack while it remains in the center of the board, hence the early castling to remove the King to a safer position. But conditions during the early moves often precludes castling, and proper early development of one's pieces can provide the strength to take advantage of the weaker King position. Here are 141 games illustrating attacks against such a King, with numerous diagrams to assist in following the attacking moves. The notes clearly explain the flow of the attack for the developing player. The author emphasizes the message to enjoy yourself! A quick attack against the opponent's King is a source of constant enjoyment, and here are the ways to accomplish this.
    img

    Attacking the King in the Center - Gillam

    Catalog Code: CB0192RB
    Our Price: $4.95
Tell us what you think about this item!
lb