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      Queen's Indian Defense: The Easy Way - Jacob Aagaard
      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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      Scotch Game - Nigel Davies
      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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      ABC of the Evan's Gambit - Andrew Martin
      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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      ABC of the Czech Benoni - Andrew Martin
      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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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 3
      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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      1...d6 Universal - Nigel Davies
      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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      Maroczy System - Sergei Tiviakov
      The Maroczy System of the Sicilian Defence is one of the modern openings where Black attacks the white centre mainly with pieces.
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      Maroczy System - Sergei Tiviakov

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      ABC of the Caro-Kann - Andrew Martin
      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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      Colle System - Nigel Davies
      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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      Scheveningen Sicilian - Lubomir Ftacnik
      The Scheveningen Sicilian is central to an understanding of all the individual versions of the most popular response to the move 1.e4 - including the related Najdorf system.
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      Scheveningen Sicilian - Lubomir Ftacnik

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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 1
      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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      Accelerated Dragon - Nigel Davies
      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

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      ABC of the Modern Benoni - Andrew Martin
      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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      ABC of the Leningrad Dutch - Andrew Martin
      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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      Secret Weapon Four Knights Game - Valeri Lilov
      The Four Knights Game is a strong opening system that White can employ to crush his or her opponent with its ostensible simplicity. In the present DVD, FM Valeri Lilov takes on the task of acquainting you with the quirks of one of his favorite openings.
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      Secret Weapon Four Knights Game - Valeri Lilov

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      The English Hedgehog Defence - Lubomir Ftacnik
      This DVD by Lubomir Ftacnik deals with the Hedgehog structure and its phenomenal potential for generating active counterplay with Black. The appeal of elastic piece development around a dynamic pawn structure has helped to spread this concept to many other openings. The author has consciously limited his survey to the English Hedgehog with an emphasis on the challenges Black faces following the centralisation of White’s queen after 1.c4 c5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nc3 e6 4.g3 b6 5.Bg2 Bb7 6.0-0 Be7 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4. While Black will have to survive various challenges to his position, as the aggressor enjoys a slight advantage in development and has great freedom of movement for his pieces, once the defender manages to fend off direct aggression, his prospects are usually quite promising.
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      The English Hedgehog Defence - Lubomir Ftacnik

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      ABC of the Chess Openings - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition
      In the all new ‘ABC of Chess Openings‘ International Master Andrew Martin explores the diverse possibilities available to everyone in the opening phase of the game.
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      ABC of the Chess Openings - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition

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      The Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack - Nigel Davies
      On th­is DV­D Dav­ie­s arm­­s th­e­ v­ie­we­r with­ insigh­ts into h­ow to h­andle­ th­ings and de­m­­onstrate­s h­ow h­e­ th­ink­s Wh­ite­ sh­ou­ld m­­e­e­t B­lack­’s m­­ain de­fe­nce­s.
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      The Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack - Nigel Davies

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      A Busy Person's Opening System - Nigel Davies
      On this DVD Nigel Davies addresses this issue by demonstrating a simple and easy to learn opening system designed for the busy person.
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      A Busy Person's Opening System - Nigel Davies

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      ABC of the Alekhine - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition
      Alekhine‘s Defence is an excellent opening to play if one wants to go for the win.
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      ABC of the Alekhine - Andrew Martin - 2nd Edition

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      Learn From The Open Games - Sam Collins

      In this DVD Sam Collins explains the games from which he has learned the most, arising out of 1.e4 e5. Topics covered include: exchanges, attacking strategy, gambits and sacrificial play, opening selection, play with opposite coloured bishops, restriction of the opponent's pieces, play in queenless middlegames and endgame technique. The themes are of critical importance for an understanding of how to play the middlegame. However, Collins also gives a full explanation of the themes from the opening and early middlegame, making this an invaluable collection for players who play the open games with either colour, or who simply want to learn more about this central touchstone of chess development. Video running time: 4 hours System requirements: Pentium-Processor at 300 Mhz or higher, 64 MB RAM, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, DVD drive, mouse, soundcard

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      Learn From The Open Games - Sam Collins

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      Flank Attacks - Valeri Lilov
      The flank attack is one of those sneaky ways of surrounding your opponent's forces and getting to your target fast! So, do we really need to master flank attacks to use them or protect ourselves from them effectively? The answer is a resounding "Yes!"
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      Flank Attacks - Valeri Lilov

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      How to Combat Rare Lines as Black - Sergei Tiviakov
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      The author has very often been asked by his students - what should I do against rarely played lines and openings? This DVD is aimed at answering that question... A complete repertoire for Black is set out to be used against moves such as 1.Nf3, 1.f4, 1.g3, 1.Nc3, 1.b3, 1.b4 and 1.g4. The author uses content from his own notebooks to provide a full explanation of how to proceed. Important chess principles are explained which help the student tackle the unknown!
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      How to Combat Rare Lines as Black - Sergei Tiviakov

      Opening
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      Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange Variation - Nigel Davies
      The Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange Variation is one of the most important opening systems. It has been played by most of the great players in history and from both sides of the board.
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      Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange Variation - Nigel Davies

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      Spanish Exchange Variation - Andrew Martin
      On this new ChessBase DVD, Andrew Martin makes a convincing case for White’s chances.
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      Spanish Exchange Variation - Andrew Martin

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      KNOW THE TERRAIN - The Capablanca Structure - Sam Collins - VOLUME 2
      Sam Collins continued his investigation into the most common and important pawn structures in chess by looking at the "Capablanca Structure" (white pawns on c4 and d4 against black pawns on c6 and e6)
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      KNOW THE TERRAIN - The Capablanca Structure - Sam Collins - VOLUME 2

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      f4 Sicilian - Nigel Davies
      On this DVD Davies makes a cogent argument for White playing 2.Nc3 rather than 2.f4 because of the gambit line with 2...d5!
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      f4 Sicilian - Nigel Davies

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      King's Indian - Victor Bologan
      The King's Indian is one of the most interesting and aggressive defenses Black can choose.
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      King's Indian - Victor Bologan

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      Smith-Morra Gambit - Lawrence Trent
      The Morra Gambit, characterised by the moves 1.e4 c5 2.d4 cxd4 3.c3 is one of the least played, yet according to IM Trent most underrated Anti-Sicilians that White has at his disposal.
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      Smith-Morra Gambit - Lawrence Trent

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      1. e4 Repertoire - Sam Collins - Grandmaster Lines Explained for Club Players
      In this DVD, Sam Collins offers another way. Discussing sound, aggressive lines, all with regular top-level support from GMs Tiviakov, Howell, Pavasovic and others, Collins breaks down each position into its key components and explains the core plans and ideas, together with enough theory to avoid any accidents and catch your opponents by surprise.
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      1. e4 Repertoire - Sam Collins - Grandmaster Lines Explained for Club Players

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      Fighting Philidor - Victor Bologan
      In modern chess - full of information, games and analysis - it is important to have new ideas and fresh openings. The Philidor Defence DVD provides you with exactly that!
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      Fighting Philidor - Victor Bologan

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      Build a 1. d4 Repertoire - Nigel Davies
      Players following Davies' recommendations will begin by learning a basic Queen Pawn opening such as the Torre Attack or the London, and then "layering on" additional openings in an organized manner. The videos on this DVD will illustrate how to accomplish this in an easy and confusion-free manner.
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      Build a 1. d4 Repertoire - Nigel Davies

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      The Reti - A Flexible Attacking Opening - Alejandro Ramirez
      The Nimzo-Indian, the Gruenfeld and the King’s Indian Defence are three incredibly uncomfortable defences to meet. This hypermodern DVD gives new ideas on how to squash these setups with sound, positional play based on double fianchetto systems. This DVD focuses on the move 1.Nf3 and covers the necessary variations to meet Black’s most popular systems, including the ones listed above as well as the Slav and Catalan/Orthodox type setups. White steers away from mainstream theory while still being on the aggressive side and causing Black problems from the beginning.
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      The Reti - A Flexible Attacking Opening - Alejandro Ramirez

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      Opening Repertoire for the Positional Player - Valeri Lilov

      Do you like positional chess? Have you ever dreamed of playing the most stable openings that leave your tactical opponent with nothing but a cramped position? In this DVD, FM Valeri Lilov will present you with a complete opening repertoire for both White and Black, consisting of various solid opening systems leading to stable and flexible positions and providing many opportunities for intricate manoeuvring and creative planning! Some of these great openings include certain lines in the English Opening and the Queen's Gambit, as well as whole opening systems like the Torre Attack for White. On the other hand, the Classical Variation and the Bronstein-Larsen Variation in the Caro-Kann are two of the many great lines FM Lilov has selected for Black. Let one of the best coaches on the internet guide you through the maze of positional chess where none of your tactical opponents' tricks will work! Learn how to take advantage of your positional style of play with the help of the Tiger. Video running time: 4 hours System requirements: Pentium-Processor at 300 Mhz or higher, 64 MB RAM, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, DVD drive, mouse, soundcard

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      Opening Repertoire for the Positional Player - Valeri Lilov

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      The Dutch Stonewall - Valeri Lilov
      FM Valeri Lilov, co-founder of Tiger Lilov’s Chess School and TigerLilov.com, is a top-notch professional chess coach popular with all of the major online communities promoting the game of chess. His balanced style of play and constant striving for improvement have both shaped his deep knowledge and understanding of chess theory, which he is about to demonstrate to you in his latest high quality DVD for ChessBase.
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      The Dutch Stonewall - Valeri Lilov

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      FRITZ TRAINER - The Tactic Toolbox - Ruy Lopez / Spanish - Sam Collins
      In this DVD, the viewer is invited to solve over 60 puzzles in Chessbase’s new interactive Question & Answer format. All positions are from the Ruy Lopez and have been carefully selected to illustrate the most important recurring tactical themes throughout this opening, one of the most important in modern chess.
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      FRITZ TRAINER - The Tactic Toolbox - Ruy Lopez / Spanish - Sam Collins

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