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    1975 2014 1975 to 2014
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    1. Andrew Soltis (6)
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      The Sicilian Scheveningen for Black
      The world's leading players take the Black side and seem to be unbeatable! With this analysis you can have access to Black's system introduced by Spassky and used prominently by Kasparov and many of the world's elite.
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      The Sicilian Scheveningen for Black

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      Against the Maroczy Bind
      Covered are the feared Sicilian and English Opening Maroczy Bind. 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 g6 5.c4. Then out of the English Opening 1.c4 c5 2.or 1.c4 Nf6 2.Nc3 c5 3.Nf3 g6 4.e4 Bg7 5.d4 exd4 6.Nxd4. You can also get into it from the King's Indian Defense. Since you are out of the opening quickly, this book is more about how to play the early middlegame. This is done by complete games divided into variations and annotated by Informant codes. There is a short intro before each variation.
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      Against the Maroczy Bind

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      French Defense - Classical System
      French Defense - Classical System
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      French Defense - Classical System

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      Four Gambits to Beat the French
      Four Gambits to Beat the French
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      Four Gambits to Beat the French

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      The Colle System Koltanowski Variation: 5. c3
      1.d4 d5 2.e3 Nf6 3.Bd3 e6 4.Nf3 c5 5.c3 and other moves where Black does not play c5. There aren't as many strategic plans and positional themes as in the Queen's Gambit; but there are still quite a lot - and that's enough for 95 percent of serious players. Against an amateur opponent, the Colle is a deadly weapon, a quick killer. Edgar Colle and his fellow Belgian native, GM George Koltanowski, registered a string of sparkling victories, many of them in less than thirty moves, with this system. He even had the great Alekhine on the ropes with it.
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      The Colle System Koltanowski Variation: 5. c3

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      Beating the Sicilian Defense Chameleon Variation
      The title is to make it strong and clear it is written from the White side. You do not have to wade through page after page, suggestion after suggestion, to find the best White continuations. The analysis will show you how to get an advantage with White by getting you through the opening against all Black variations. White plays 1.e4 c5 2.Nc3 followed by 3.Ne2, with the flexible option to break through with d4 if desired.
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      Beating the Sicilian Defense Chameleon Variation

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      White Opening System: Stonewall Attack, Colle System and Torre Attack
      GM Soltis states: "Every chessplayer dreams of finding an opening that plays itself. After awhile the novice player learnes this is an impossible dream. There are, however, some universal systems of development that a player can adopt when he has the white pieces." By combining three aggressive, easy to understand openings, the author delivers. Not only does Soltis give you opening analysis and ideas, each chapter has Middlegame strategy.
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      White Opening System: Stonewall Attack, Colle System and Torre Attack

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      The Modern Defense
      The Modern Defense
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      The Modern Defense

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      Winning with the Sicilian Defense - VOLUME 1
      The main line dealt with is the Sicilian Accelerated Dragon 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 g6 covered in Part One, Two, Three, Four, and Five.
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      Winning with the Sicilian Defense - VOLUME 1

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      Smith Morra Gambit Declined: Nf6
      Details the Smith-Morra Gambit Declined Variation. 2081 games given in 48 variations.
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      Smith Morra Gambit Declined: Nf6

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      First Steps in Opening Play - Andrew Martin
      First Steps in Positional Play attempts to equip the viewer with all the information he or she needs to begin to tackle this aspect of chess.
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      First Steps in Opening Play - Andrew Martin

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      Winning in 20 Moves
      This excellent CD is loaded with insightful commentary, and includes several introductory texts, video clips, and middlegame theme keys. In addition, the reader will find training keys and trainings tasks for each game.
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      Winning in 20 Moves

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      1. nc3 van geet
      This CD represents both a basic van Geet openings manual and an up-to-date theoretical database, designed to serve both average and advanced players.
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      1. nc3 van geet

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      How to Play Nimzo
      The Nimzo-Indian can well be called the opening of the world champions.
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      How to Play Nimzo

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      Queen's Gambit Orthodox
      The Orthodox Queens Gambit is one of the most solid openings which you can play against 1.d4
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      Queen's Gambit Orthodox

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      Bogo-Indian
      The Bogo-Indian (1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 Bb4+) stands out for two reasons: the concept behind the opening is simple and therefore easy to learn; and the Bogo-Indian has the reputation of being a reliable drawing weapon (statistically backed up by a high number of draws with it).
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      Bogo-Indian

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      Sicilian Dragon 1
      When playing as White, if you do not want to enter sharp opening systems, you would do better to fight against the Dragon by castling short. These specific variations are the theme of Rogozenko‘s CD Dragon 1.
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      Sicilian Dragon 1

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      Nimzo-Indian Defense: The Easy Way - Jacob Aagaard
      On this DVD Danish IM Jacob Aagaard introduces you to the secrets of the Nimzoindian Defence.
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      Nimzo-Indian Defense: The Easy Way - Jacob Aagaard

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      Paulsen System
      The CD offers to the player of the black pieces an almost complete repertoire against 1.e4, but is also well suited to the player with White, since the author also offers the latter his recommendations.
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      Paulsen System

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      Chigorin Defense
      On master level, the Chigorin Defence has been played relatively seldom, and probably that's one of the reasons why it has been analysed less intensively than other openings.
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      Chigorin Defense

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      Colle System
      The Colle System is rather a playing scheme than an opening.
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      Colle System

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      Opening Repertoire for Black
      The CD is suitable for club players and contains the ChessBase Reader based on ChessBase 9.
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      Opening Repertoire for Black

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      Trompowsky Attack
      The Trompowsky attack, which arises after 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5 has matured into a full-blooded opening. On this CD a repertoire from White´s point of view is given.
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      Trompowsky Attack

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      Bird's Opening
      It is no pleasure to play with Black against the Bird-Opening (1.f4) – one is vaguely familiar with some bad disasters, but less familiar with ways to avoid them.
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      Bird's Opening

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      Caro-Kann Panov
      The Caro-Kann opening (1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5) is said, possibly unfairly, to be a bit on the tame side.
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      Caro-Kann Panov

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      English 1. c4 e5
      With the move 1.c4, you can avoid some of the openings and lines to be feared after 1.d4. Following 1.c4 e5 – this move order is also called reversed Sicilian.
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      English 1. c4 e5

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      French w/o Nc3
      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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      King's Gambit
      In the hands of the inventive attacking player, the King's Gambit is an extremely dangerous weapon.
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      King's Gambit

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      King's Indian with h3
      The system with h3, which offers White many tactical possibilities, has been proven to be quite successful in practice.
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      King's Indian with h3

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      Modern Benoni
      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
      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
      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
      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
      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 with 5. Bf4
      The Queen's Gambit Orthodox is one of the most solid defences for Black against 1. d4.
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      Queen's Gambit with 5. Bf4

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      Queen's Gambit Accepted
      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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