Win at Chess

New Algebraic Edition

Win at Chess
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Publication Date: February 29, 2012
Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
Page Count: 106 Pages

Book Description

New Algebraic Edition

Players at all levels of ability will welcome this new edition of a classic, now completely revised by chess authority Fred Wilson and converted into the current algebraic chess notation. The 300 practical chess problems included here, taken from actual tournament play, contain scores of traps, sacrifices, mates, winning combinations, and subtle exchanges that will help sharpen players' eyes and test their skills against the masters. Helpful hints are given for each problem, and a table of solutions and alternative moves shows players how to evaluate their attacks. 300 black-and-white illustrations.

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