A Universal Weapon 1.D4 D6

A Universal Weapon 1.D4 D6
img
Our Price: $29.95

Catalog Product Code: B0070EU

*Eligible for Media Mail Shipping Details
In Stock Ready To Ship
Share product with a friends & opponents!
img img img img
Publication Date: January 4, 2011
Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
Page Count: 224 Pages

Book Description

This book consists of eleven chapters devoted to different variations of the all-purpose defence for Black 1.d4 d6. Each chapter comprises a "Quick Repertoire" section, followed by a thorough theoretical and practical study in the section "Step by Step" and finally a "Complete Games" section. To be able to include this system in your opening repertoire, it should be sufficient for you to read the introduction and play through the complete games, which should not take too much of your time. Then you can start playing this opening in practice games at your club, or on the internet. After you have used this "Universal System" in 10-15 games, you should compare your experiences with the author's recommendations in the "Step by Step" chapters and start to fine-tune your knowledge.

About the Author(s)

International Master Vladimir Barsky is a chess journalist and coach. He has been helping GM Morozevich and GM Khairullin. Barsky is the author of a variety of books about chess and chess players, including The Scotch Game for White and The Modern Philidor.

Additional Information

Shopworn No
ISBN 9548782790
Manufacturer N/A
Author(s) Vladimir Barsky
Pages 224 Pages
Publication Date Jan 4, 2011
Notation Type FAN - Figurine
Popular Collections No
Popular Series No
BOOK - Binding Type No
Clearance N/A
Media Mail Eligible Yes

Related Products

  • The Chess Sacrifice
    Vladimir Vukovic (26 August 1898, Zagreb – 18 November 1975, Zagreb) was a Croatian chess writer, theoretician, player, arbiter, and journalist. He was awarded the International Master (IM) title in 1951 and International Arbiter (IA) in 1952.He played for Yugoslavia on second board in the 1st Chess Olympiad at London 1927, posting a record of +7?6=2.
    img

    The Chess Sacrifice

    Catalog Code: B0037IS
    Our Price: $26.95

  • E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 7 - Anti-King's Indian & Grunfeld System-The Barry Attack
    Repertoire for White with 1.d4. The system 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Bf4 is a vicious system that will leave King's Indian and Grunfeld players without any books to run to.
    img

    E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 7 - Anti-King's Indian & Grunfeld System-The Barry Attack

    Catalog Code: E-DVD0007FX
    Our Price: $19.95

  • Mastering Rook vs. Minor Pieces
    Short Description for Mastering Rook Versus Minor Pieces - CB0016XX
    img

    Mastering Rook vs. Minor Pieces

    Catalog Code: CB0016XX

    Regular Price: $9.95

    Special Price: $4.98


  • Buffalo 1901 and 1894
    At Buffalo 1901 Pillsbury won ahead of Delmar, Napier, Howell, Marshall, and Karpinski in a double-round event. At Buffalo 1894 Showalter edged Pillsbury out by half a point, followed by Albin and Farnsworth also in a double-round format. Both tournaments are previously unpublished.
    img

    Buffalo 1901 and 1894

    Catalog Code: B0009CA
    Our Price: $27.95

  • Starting Out - Pawn Endgames
    Endgames involving only kings and pawns are the most fundamental of all chess positions, and a firm understanding of them is required in order to become confident of tackling more complex endings that preceded them. In this easy-to-read guide, Grandmaster and distinguished endgames expert Glenn Flear focuses on the very basics of pawn endings.
    img

    Starting Out - Pawn Endgames

    Catalog Code: B0007EM
    Our Price: $17.95

  • Chess Heritage of A.A. Alekhine - VOLUME 1 - RUSSIAN EDITION
    Alekhine has long earned a reputation not only a brilliant experience, but also the best chess writer and theoretician of the first half of 20th century. Alekhine's Games, which are shining examples of chess creativity, are provided with detailed notes.
    img

    Chess Heritage of A.A. Alekhine - VOLUME 1 - RUSSIAN EDITION

    Catalog Code: B0154IS
    Our Price: $25.95

  • AVRO 1938 - The Ultimate Chess Tournament
    In 1938, a major controversy existing in the international chess world. Alexander Alekhine had recently regained the title of World Champion by convincingly defeating Max Euwe in a rematch for the title. The question remained as to which grandmaster should have the privilege of challenging Alekhine for the next title match. Various players citing excellent results in recent tournaments made claim to be the next challenger. But who was the second best player in the world?

    In order to help settle this dispute, a Dutch radio company, Allgemeese Vereningun Radio-Omroep (A.V.R.0.) organized a tournament exclusively of the eight strongest players in the world at the time, with the belief that the winner of the tournament, if not Alekhine himself, would earn the right to the next World Chess Championship.

    This book describes, in detail, that tournament, the circumstances that lead up to it, the participants and their games, as well as the results of the legendary, but under-appreciated tournament.
    img

    AVRO 1938 - The Ultimate Chess Tournament

    Catalog Code: CB0097CD

    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price: $9.98


  • Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 3
    Queen and Pawn Endings, Queen Against Rook Endings, Queen Against Minor Piece Endings
    Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.
    img

    Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 3

    Queen and Pawn Endings, Queen Against Rook Endings, Queen Against Minor Piece Endings
    Catalog Code: B0185IS
    Our Price: $29.95

  • Ten Ways to Succeed in the Endgame
    This easy to read and understand book tells young players how to play the Endgame better. It is written in a format designed specifically for young players and is illustrated throughout with many great diagrams and cartoons to keep interest high.
    img

    Ten Ways to Succeed in the Endgame

    Catalog Code: B0003PA
    Our Price: $9.95

  • Hastings - 7 Christmas Chess Congresses
    The Hastings Christmas Congress is the longest traditional of international chess tournaments in which the world's leading players competed. During the pre-war period of 1932-1939, the Annual Hastings tournament was the strongest event on the chess calendar, pitting Britains finest players against a galaxy of chess stars from across the globe.
    img

    Hastings - 7 Christmas Chess Congresses

    Catalog Code: B0010AC

    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price: $9.98


Tell us what you think about this item!
lb