Tragicomedy in the Endgame

    Instructive Mistakes of the Masters

    Tragicomedy in the Endgame
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    Publication Date: July 1, 2011
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 264 Pages

    Book Description

    The Key Concepts of Chess Endings

    In 2003 when it was released, Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual became an instant classic. Now the chess instructor extraordinaire offers an introduction to the fascinating world of chess endings. This book is designed to highlight the key concepts of the most common chess endgames and will prove quite instructive to chessplayers of all levels.

    Topics include:

    • The King in the Endgame
    • Pawn play
    • Zugzwang
    • Saving Methods
    • Tactics in the Endgame
    • Piece Maneuvering
    • Piece Exchanges
    • "Technique"


    ...and much more!

     

    About the Author(s)

     

    The author has countless practical suggestions for improving your endgame play in this era of rapid-time controls so that you don't end up "drowning" in the ocean of endgame theory. Let Mark Dvoretsky help you win more games as he examines some elementary endgame errors from master play and shows you how to avoid making the same mistakes.

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