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    French w/o Nc3
    Catalog Code: WIN0157CB

    he French Defense has a proven reputation for adaptability and soundness, and is attractive to the Black player who seeks a complex strategic fi ght in unbalanced positions, with healthy counterplay and many chances to decide sharp battles in his favor!
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    French w/o Nc3

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    Modern Benoni
    Catalog Code: WIN0194CB

    The Modern Benoni is a fighting defence that will suit players aiming for active play rather than patient defence.
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    Modern Benoni

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    Nimzo Indian 4. f3
    Catalog Code: WIN0164CB

    The variations 4.f3 and the Sämisch, which are presented on this CD, are ideally suited to fight the Nimzo Indian.
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    Nimzo Indian 4. f3

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    Classical Nimzo-Indian
    Catalog Code: WIN0188CB

    The Nimzo-Indian is not only one of the most solid openings against 1.d4, but it also suits the player with Black who is aiming from the start for the full point.
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    Classical Nimzo-Indian

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    Philidor Defense
    Catalog Code: WIN0178CB

    The Philidor Denfence 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 combines a number of advantages. The black player has a choice of various types of positions - he can play with or without capturing on d4.
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    Philidor Defense

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    PIRC defense
    Catalog Code: WIN0169CB

    The Pirc Defence is a highly flexible and double-edged opening with which Black can avoid premature simplification and go for the full point.
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    PIRC defense

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    Queen's Gambit Accepted
    Catalog Code: WIN0181CB

    The Queens Gambit Accepted is one of the classical openings against 1.d4 and has been (is) part of the repertoire of all World Champions.
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    Queen's Gambit Accepted

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    Classical Sicilian
    Catalog Code: WIN0154CB

    This is the position which has been examined by our English author. GM Kosten's very commited work is an exclusive database with ''only'' 942 entries.
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    Classical Sicilian

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    Dragon for Experts
    Catalog Code: WIN0177CB

    His first CD is intended first of all for players who already have some experience with the Dragon.
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    Dragon for Experts

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    Sveshnikov Sicilian
    Catalog Code: WIN0197CB

    The Sicilian Sveshnikov variation is a increasingly popular line in the Sicilian Defense.
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    Sveshnikov Sicilian

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    Meran Variation
    Catalog Code: WIN0149CB

    The Meran Variation is an extremely dynamic opening, and its no coincidence that it belongs to the opening repertoire of geniusses such as Kasparov, Kramnik, Anand and Shirov.
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    Meran Variation

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    Gambit lexicon
    Catalog Code: WIN0020CB

    The exclusive annotated database. Contains more than 4 millions games from 1560 to 2008 in the highest ChessBase quality standard. 62,000 games contain commentary from top players, with ChessBase opening classification with more than 100,000 key positions, direct access to players, tournaments, middlegame themes, endgames.
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    Gambit lexicon

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    Catalan E00-E09
    Catalog Code: WIN0171CB

    The Catalan is an opening in which Black may well be able to obtain easy equality, but in which he frequently draws the short straw in the ensuing positional battle.
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    Catalan E00-E09

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    Sicilian Dragon 2
    Catalog Code: WIN0152CB

    The Dragon system of the Sicilian Defence belongs to those openings, which you do not simply play casually, but about which you become passionate.
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    Sicilian Dragon 2

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    Sicilian Alapin System
    Catalog Code: WIN0155CB

    There is little doubt that, with its numerous sub-systems, the Sicilian Defence represents a powerful challenge for anyone who plays 1.e4.
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    Sicilian Alapin System

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    Secret Weapons of Champions - Adrian Mikhalchishin
    Catalog Code: WIN0039CB

    Modern middlegame theory does not exist in written form. That is why players and trainers have to go back to the old recommendation by Nimzowitsch – to study typical positional methods. But who is better placed to teach us about their own powerful weapons than the great champions of the past?
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    Secret Weapons of Champions - Adrian Mikhalchishin

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    Torre Attack - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0105CB

    Torre Attack, with 1.d4 followed by 2.Nf3 and 3.Bg5, is a solid and easy to learn opening system with hidden dynamic potential.
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    Torre Attack - Nigel Davies

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    Colle System - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0134CB

    The Colle also has many practical advantages in that it doesn’t require much theoretical knowledge and can throw people on their own resources.
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    Colle System - Nigel Davies

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    ABC of the Caro-Kann - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0087CB

    The ABC of the Caro Kann describes a repertoire for Black which will stand the test of time and the main ideas and themes of the opening are explained in Andrew Martin‘s usual friendly, accessable style.
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    ABC of the Caro-Kann - Andrew Martin

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    ABC of the Anti-Dutch - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0127CB

    Players wishing to play the Dutch Defence must certainly pay as much attention to Anti-Dutch systems as they do to the main line, as it is these very lines that will occur most often at club level.
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    ABC of the Anti-Dutch - Andrew Martin

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    ABC of the Leningrad Dutch - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0136CB

    On this ChessBase DVD, International Master Andrew Martin makes a compelling case for playing the Leningrad in competitive games and demonstrates that this is the ideal opening for players willing to embrace risk and who like to WIN.
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    ABC of the Leningrad Dutch - Andrew Martin

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    French Defense - Ari Ziegler
    Catalog Code: WIN0121CB

    The French defence is a very powerful opening against 1.e4-players who plays aggressively.
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    French Defense - Ari Ziegler

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    BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 1
    Catalog Code: WIN0142CB

    In his DVD series on Beating the French Vol. 1, Rustam Kasimdzhanov presents a promising White repertoire based upon 3.Nc3.
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    BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 1

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    BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 2
    Catalog Code: WIN0143CB

    In his DVD series on the French Defence, Rustam Kasimdzhanov presents a promising White repertoire based upon 3.Nc3
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    BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 2

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    BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 3
    Catalog Code: WIN0144CB

    In his DVD series on the French Defence, Rustam Kasimdzhanov presents a promising White repertoire based on 3.Nc3.
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    BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 3

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    ABC of the Evan's Gambit - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0100CB

    The Evans Gambit is ideal as a weapon for all players who wish to learn the art of attack or simply want to improve their results!
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    ABC of the Evan's Gambit - Andrew Martin

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    1. e4 for the Creative Attacker - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0133CB

    Playing 1.e4 with White is often associated with having to know reams of opening theory but this does not have to be the case.
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    1. e4 for the Creative Attacker - Nigel Davies

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    ABC of the Modern Benoni - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0124CB

    On this Chessbase DVD, International Master Andrew Martin will teach you all the nuts and bolts of this fascinating opening, showing you when to duck and when to punch with Black and tackles some of the most critical move-orders of the day.
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    ABC of the Modern Benoni - Andrew Martin

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    1...d6 Universal - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0111CB

    1...d6 can be used as a universal defense against every White opening.
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    1...d6 Universal - Nigel Davies

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    Tarrasch Defense - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0125CB

    Amongst the many advantages of the Tarrasch is the fact that it can be used against the English and Reti Openings.
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    Tarrasch Defense - Nigel Davies

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    Queen's Indian Defense: The Easy Way - Jacob Aagaard
    Catalog Code: WIN0091CB

    With ''The Queen's Indian – The easy way'', IM Jacob Aagaard presents a new DVD which, together with his previously published work on the Nimzo-Indian Defence, forms an almost complete black repertoire against 1.d4 and 2.c4
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    Queen's Indian Defense: The Easy Way - Jacob Aagaard

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    ABC of the Czech Benoni - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0123CB

    The Czech Benoni has never quite made it to the top of the charts as a reply to 1 d4.
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    ABC of the Czech Benoni - Andrew Martin

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    Queen's Pawn Openings - Andrew Martin
    Catalog Code: WIN0138CB

    Covers Queen's Pawn Openings such as the Trompowsky, the London System, the Colle System, the Torre Attack.
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    Queen's Pawn Openings - Andrew Martin

    Regular Price: $35.95

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    Scotch Game - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0112CB

    The Scotch Game by Nigel Davies is a lively alternative to the Ruy Lopez which has found favor amongst many leading Grandmasters.
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    Scotch Game - Nigel Davies

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    Accelerated Dragon - Nigel Davies
    Catalog Code: WIN0104CB

    The Accelerated Dragon is much more than just a dynamic yet solid means of countering 1.e4
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    Accelerated Dragon - Nigel Davies

    Regular Price: $35.95

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    Sicilian Defense with 2. c3 Alapin Variation - Sergei Tiviakov
    Catalog Code: WIN0109CB

    Especially against stronger opponents, 2.c3 is an excellent weapon.
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    Sicilian Defense with 2. c3 Alapin Variation - Sergei Tiviakov

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