The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames

    The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames
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    Publication Date: April 17, 2012
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 234 Pages

    Book Description

    Chess players are known to be obsessed by openings. However, world champions have recommended that up-and-coming players should actually begin by studying the endgame first.

    This is because only by studying simplified positions can one fully develop an understanding of how chess pieces work.

     

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