Starting Out - Ruy Lopez

    Product Code: B0016EM


    Publisher: Everyman Chess
    Author: John Shaw
    Year of Publication: 2003

    Pages: 144
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)

    Book DescriptionIdeal for those wanting to understand the basics of the Ruy Lopez.

    The Ruy Lopez is one of the most famous of all chess openings. It has a long and distinguished history and has been played by virtually all of the strongest Grandmasters: Fischer, Karpov, Kasparov, Kramnik, Anand - the list goes on! From very early on White activates pieces, takes the initiative and sets about building a dominant centre.

    In this user-friendly book, author John Shaw goes back to basics, studying the fundamental principles of the Ruy Lopez and its many variations. Throughout the book there are an abundance of notes, tips, warnings and exercises to help the improving player, while key strategies, ideas and tactics for both sides are clearly illustrated.

    * User-friendly design to help readers absorb ideas
    * Concentrates on the key principles of the Ruy Lopez
    * Ideal for the improving player

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    Product Details

    ISBN 9781857443219
    Manufacturer Everyman Chess
    Author(s) John Shaw
    Pages 144 Pages
    Publication Date Jan 1, 2003
    Notation Type AN - Algebraic
    Popular Series Starting Out
    Book Edition N/A