Alterman Gambit Guide - Black Gambits - VOLUME 1

    Alterman Gambit Guide - Black Gambits - VOLUME 1
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    Publication Date: June 16, 2011
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 360 Pages

    Book Description

    The Alterman Gambit Guide: Black Gambits 1 is both an opening book and an instructional manual. Sharpen your tactics and learn to play dynamic attacking chess while studying the most entertaining gambits.

    Lines covered include:

    • Benko Gambit
    • Blumenfeld Gambit
    • Marshall Attack
    • Traxler Counter-Gambit and
    • Falkbeer Counter-Gambit

    About the Author(s)

    GM Boris Alterman founded the Shevah-Mofet Chess Academy in Israel. Alterman is a product of the Botvinnik-Kasparov chess school and he also helped to develop the Deep Junior program which famously drew a match with Kasparov and defeated both Radjabov and Deep Fritz.

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