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    Platonov's Chess Academy

    Using Soviet-Era Methods to Improve 21st-Century Openings

    Product Code: B0020LV

    Description

    Book Description

    Two of the most renowned chess trainers in the world, introduce and explain the revolutionary ideas of their old friend and mentor, Igor Platonov. Platonov was one of the most profound thinkers and theoreticians in the old Soviet Union, which held a grip on the world chess championship for decades, as the title passed from one of its stars to another. For intermediate players to grandmasters, Platonov's visionary insights, examined and explained here for the first time, provide you with the keys to understanding the foundational concepts of the game, strengthening your chess understanding and giving you effective methods to help you find the most powerful moves in the game.

    About the Author(s)

    International Grandmaster Lev Alburt, three-time U.S. champion and former European champion, is one of the most sought-after chess teachers in the world. He lives in New York.

    Grandmaster Sam Palatnik's students reached the list of 100 best players in the world. He lives and teaches in Bethesda, Maryland.

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    Product Details

    ISBN 1889323268
    Manufacturer Chess Information
    Author(s) Lev Alburt, Sam Palatnik
    Pages 176 Pages
    Publication Date Sep 4, 2012
    Notation Type FAN - Figurine

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