The ChessCafe Puzzle Book 3

Test and Improve Your Defensive Skill

Product Code: B0042RE


Publisher: Russell Publishing
Author: Karsten Muller
Year of Publication: 2010

Pages: 216
Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)

Book DescriptionOne of the most important skills a chessplayer needs is the ability to defend a position that is under siege.

In this third volume in the highly acclaimed, best-selling ChessCafe Puzzle Book series, International Grandmaster Karsten Mueller, along with International Master Merijn van Delft, examines and expounds upon the vital defensive concepts and techniques used to repulse enemy attacks.

Major topics include:
(1) Principles and methods of defending
(2) Defending against a direct attack on the king
(3) Countering the initiative
(4) Saving the draw
(5) Passive versus active defense
(6) Use and development of counterplay.

Many of the world's greatest players - Steinitz, Lasker, Petrosian - were famous for their legendary defensive skills.

Now International Grandmaster Karsten Mueller along with International Master Merijn van Delft will show you how you can Test and Improve Your Defensive Skill.

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ISBN 9781888690668
Manufacturer Russell Enterprises
Author/s Karsten Muller
Pages 216 Pages
Publication Date Nov 15, 2010
Notation Type FAN - Figurine
Book Binding Type Paperback