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      Flank Openings
      Catalog Code: B0078IS

      Traditional chess openings emphasize control of the center. Flank Openings are opening systems first developed by such players as Reti and Nimzowitsch in which the player of the white pieces concedes control of the center to Black, but then seeks to undermine the center and cause it to collapse with attacks from the sides. Grandmaster Raymond Keene explains the concepts and ideas behind these chess opening systems.
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      The Ideas Behind the Chess Openings
      Catalog Code: B0120IS

      This book presents the indispensable foundations for the understanding of the variations of the chess openings.
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      The Ideas Behind the Chess Openings

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      A Complete Chess Course - How to Win at Chess - VOLUME I
      Catalog Code: B0121IS

      This is a combined work, taking five separate books and combining them into one volume, but then re-dividing them into two volumes.
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      A Complete Chess Course - How to Win at Chess - VOLUME I

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      Dreispringerspiel bis Königsgambit - GERMAN EDITION
      Moderne Theorie der Schacheröffnungen
      Catalog Code: B0190IS

      Three Knights Game, Four Knights, Italian game, Two Knights, Russian Defence, Vienna Game, including the King's Gambit A new opening book by Keres - which for many chess fans the big event! No doubt rightly, for the well-known Soviet chess grandmaster knows not only how to explain the current state of opening theory, but he has enriched himself with important ideas in the theory of many openings. His basic opening works therefore receive the most recognition worldwide.
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      Dreispringerspiel bis Königsgambit - GERMAN EDITION

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      Practical Chess Openings
      Catalog Code: B0205IS

      Practical Chess Openings is a basic openings book covering all the major openings, in alphabetical order. At the beginning of each section is a general description of the opening and its history, including the names of famous players who played it.
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      Winning Chess Traps
      300 Ways to Win In the Opening
      Catalog Code: B0210IS

      A modernized collection of 300 traps in the chess openings used today. The dead wood of traps in unused openings has been cut away and replaced try new traps in the latest openings. Each trap complete in itself-an introductory explanation, opening moves, diagram of position when trap is sprung, concluding moves to check-mate, or decisive win of material. All classes of players, weak or strong, need the vital information in this book to avoid pitfalls or catch an unwary opponent napping.
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      Theory of Chess Openings - Open Games
      Catalog Code: B0202IS

      Paul Keres. The theory of chess openings. In two books. Open debuts. Tallinn Estonian state. ed. 1949, 1952. 288 p. Before applying the novelty in the opening, make sure you did not write about it. Keres, half a century ago! In depth study, this work has no equal. Materials offered in the book are systematic sampling, and of course, a critical treatment of the vast material that the theory and practice of chess found mostly in the last half century, and which, taken together, form what is generally accepted to call "opening theory." 48).
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      Theory of Chess Openings - Open Games

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      Play the Tarrasch
      2nd Edition
      Catalog Code: B0239IS

      The Tarrasch Defence to the Queen's Gambit, which arises after 1 d4 d5 2 c4 e6 3 Ne3 c5, is one ofthe most flexible systems at Black's disposa. He can choose the aggressive attacking play of the Von Henning-Schara Gambit, sharp positional play of the isolated pawn positions in teh Classical Tarrasch, or take a chance on the risky Swedish variation.
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      How to Play the Torre Attack
      Catalog Code: B0140IS

      This new edition is greatly expanded by over 100 games with commentary.
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      How To Play the Sicilian Defense
      Catalog Code: B0038IS

      This book explains the ideas behind the Sicilian Defense and gives the reader many useful rules of thumb as a guide to playing all the standard types of positions that arise in the Sicilian. Any player who reads and understands the ideas explained in this book will be assured of scoring many more points in Sicilian Defense games.
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      How To Play the Sicilian Defense

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      Sacrifices in the Sicilian
      Catalog Code: B0070IS

      The Sicilian Defense is the most exciting of all chess openings and the most popular at all levels of play. The attacking and tactical possibilities of the Sicilian are numerous. There are many sacrificial ideas that occur time and again in the Sicilian, and it is the task of this book to clarify and analyze them
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      The Blue Book of Charts to Winning Chess
      Catalog Code: B0030IS

      This is THE book that first introduced a concept that has revolutionized tournament chess for most players. The concept is simply to create a database of chess games, sorted by openings, and then see which opening moves produce the best results. This book concludes that the overall winning percentage for White is 59%.
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      Chess Archives
      Catalog Code: B0194IS

      Chess Archives was published monthly by a team of Dutch chess opening analysts, headed by former World Champion Dr. Max Euwe. If a new opening trick or trap were discovered, one could be sure it would appear soon in Chess Archives. Readers of established books like Modern Chess Openings could have an unpleasant surprise when a line the were playing had been refuted by new discoveries. That was unlikely to happen to any reader of Chess Archives because the new issues would always contain the latest stuff.
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      Nimzo-Indian Defense: The Easy Way - Jacob Aagaard
      Catalog Code: WIN0090CB

      On this DVD Danish IM Jacob Aagaard introduces you to the secrets of the Nimzoindian Defence.
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      Paulsen System
      Catalog Code: WIN0172CB

      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
      Catalog Code: WIN0159CB

      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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      Colle System
      Catalog Code: WIn0165CB

      The Colle System is rather a playing scheme than an opening.
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      Opening Repertoire for Black
      Catalog Code: WIN0166CB

      The CD is suitable for club players and contains the ChessBase Reader based on ChessBase 9.
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      Trompowsky Attack
      Catalog Code: WIN0170CB

      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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      Bird's Opening
      Catalog Code: WIN0184CB

      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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      Caro-Kann Panov
      Catalog Code: WIN0187CB

      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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      English 1. c4 e5
      Catalog Code: WIN0150CB

      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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      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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      King's Gambit
      Catalog Code: WIN0160CB

      In the hands of the inventive attacking player, the King's Gambit is an extremely dangerous weapon.
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      King's Indian with h3
      Catalog Code: WIN0174CB

      The system with h3, which offers White many tactical possibilities, has been proven to be quite successful in practice.
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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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      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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      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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      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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      Queen's Gambit with 5. Bf4
      Catalog Code: WIN0161CB

      The Queen's Gambit Orthodox is one of the most solid defences for Black against 1. d4.
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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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      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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      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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