- A Universal Weapon 1.D4 D6
How to be Lucky in Chess
A Practical Guide to Encouraging Your Opponents to Self-Destruct!Some players seem to have an inexhaustible supply of chessboard luck. No matter what trouble they find themselves in, they somehow manage to escape. Among world champions, Lasker, Tal and Kasparov are famed for peering into the abyss but somehow making sure it is their opponents who fall.
How to be Lucky in ChessA Practical Guide to Encouraging Your Opponents to Self-Destruct!Catalog Code: B0103GB
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EBOOK - Kramnik - Move by MoveVladimir Kramnik is a giant of the chess world. He firmly secured his legendary status when he won the World Championship in 2000 by defeating the previously dominant Garry Kasparov - the only player ever to do so in a match. Kramnik held on to his crown for seven years, and today he remains one of the World's elite players. In this book, former American Open Champion Cyrus Lakdawala invites you to join him in a study of his favourite Kramnik games.
EBOOK - Kramnik - Move by MoveCatalog Code: E-B0359EM
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EBOOK - Bb5 Sicilian
Detailed Coverage of a Thoroughly Modern SystemThe Bb5 Sicilian is a logical and practical weapon against Black's most popular defence to 1 e4 and is an excellent choice for White players who are fed up of constantly trying to keep abreast of the latest developments in the Open Sicilian. The early bishop move signals White intention to develop rapidly and it can lead to both wild gambit play and calmer positional waters.
EBOOK - Bb5 SicilianDetailed Coverage of a Thoroughly Modern SystemCatalog Code: E-B0079EM
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Dynamic Chess Openings - Keene (ACP)by Raymond Keene, 88 pp. First published in 1982. This book contains an opening repertoire for both white and black that is designed to hit the opposition hard and precisely where it hurts. The author advocates blitzkrieg systems which are sound and do
Dynamic Chess Openings - Keene (ACP)Catalog Code: CB0195RB
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Castling to WinThe king is the most valuable piece on the chessboard, yet many players - especially at club level - give little thought to where His Majesty should reside. This wide-ranging survey explains the dangers with leaving the King in the center, and the possible drawbacks to castling too early or on the wrong side. Castling can be an attacking move, as shown in many stunning examples. An expected castling is often devastating and can often determine the game on the spot. This practical manual includes entertaining examples of late castling and castling in studies.
Castling to WinCatalog Code: B0105BT
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The Sicilian Taimanov - Move by MoveIn this book, John Emms examines his favorite Sicilian variation, which is one of Black's most reliable answers to 1 e4. He shares his knowledge from over 15 years studying and playing the Sicilian Taimanov at grandmaster level, examines the opening from both sides of the board and offers answers to the all the key questions.
The Sicilian Taimanov - Move by MoveCatalog Code: B0346EM
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Three Days with Bobby Fischer
How to Meet Champions & Choose Your OpeningsThree Days with Bobby Fischer and Other Chess Essays: How to Meet Champions & Choose Your Openings is a chess book you can sit back comfortably in your armchair and just read. Or, when you feel like getting the pieces out of the box and learning from some great games, tactics and strategies - that's all here as well.
Three Days with Bobby FischerHow to Meet Champions & Choose Your OpeningsCatalog Code: B0014LV
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New Ideas in the Sveshnikov SicilianThe Sicilian Defence features many dramatic variations, but for sheer violence, few can equal the Sveshnikov. Black aims for maximum piece activity at the cost of a shattered pawn structure. Black's aim is to seize the initiative, regardless of the cost. If he is successful, then the pawns will look after themselves. On the other hand, white is looking to use black's weaknesses as spring-boards for a ferocious attack of his own.
New Ideas in the Sveshnikov SicilianCatalog Code: B0045BT
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SHOPWORN - Who Dares Win?
Attacking the Kings on Opposite SidesBoth players are gunning for each other's kings. Whose attack will break through first? This is a typical scenario in chess games. In such tense battles where one slip can be fatal, often it's a case of 'who dares wins'. But it's not enough to throw your pieces up the board and hope for the best. To succeed you need to acquire sophisticated attacking and defensive skills. The good news is that they can easily be learned, remembered and put into practice.
SHOPWORN - Who Dares Win?Attacking the Kings on Opposite SidesCatalog Code: SWB0294EM
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Unusual EndingsNo board and men are necessary to enjoy this booklet. Enough diagrams are provided for you to follow each position to its completion.Chess with unusual positions is an altogether different world. There will be those who will want to solve them form the first diagram ? others will wait and start with the second diagram. But we are not going to challenge you to solve anything! This is where creative imagination is the order of the day ? where routine is scorned for the sheer love of artistry.
Unusual EndingsCatalog Code: CB0069CD
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