Chess Evolution 2 - Beyond the Basics

    Chess Evolution 2 - Beyond the Basics
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    Publication Date: May 1, 2012
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 302 Pages

    Book Description

    Chess Evolution 2 concludes Yusupov's Beyond the Basics series. The Fundamentals series shows players the basic ideas they should know, then the Beyond the Basics series sets off on the road to mastery. Yusupov guides the reader towards a higher level of chess understanding using carefully selected positions and advice. This new understanding is then tested by a series of puzzles.

    About the Author(s)

    Grandmaster Artur Yusupov, from Germany, was ranked No. 3 in the world from 1986 to 1992, just behind the legendary Karpov and Kasparov. In recent years he has mainly worked as a chess trainer with players ranging from current World Champion Vishy Anand and many other top grandmasters, to talented juniors and local amateurs in Germany.

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