CHESS TACTICS

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    1. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Dover Chess
    Year of Publication
    1964 2011 1999 to 1999
    Author(s)
    1. Eugene Znosko-Borovsky (1)
    2. Irving Chernev (1)
    3. Leonard Barden (1)
    4. Rudolf Spielmann (1)
    5. T.D. Harding (1)
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    2. AN - Algebraic (1)
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      An Introduction to Chess Moves and Tactics Simply Explained
      Informal intermediate introduction, quite strong in explaining reasons for moves. Covers basic material, tactics, important openings, traps, positional play in middle game, end game. Attempts to isolate patterns and recurrent configurations.
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      An Introduction to Chess Moves and Tactics Simply Explained

      Catalog Code: B0028DV
      Our Price: $4.95

      Combinations - The Heart of Chess
      Explanations for the famous and less well-known combinations of Tarrasch, Botvinnik, Nimzovich, Steinitz, Rubinstein; the dazzling brilliancies of Morphy, Keres and Alekhine; the deadly attacks of Marshall; the unfathomable plays of Lasker; and the matchless creations of Capablanca and many others. 356 diagrams.
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      Combinations - The Heart of Chess

      Catalog Code: B0007DV
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      Counter-Gambits
      Black to Play and Win

      Publisher: Dover
      Author: T. D. Harding
      Year of Publication: 2001 Pages: 208
      Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


      Book Description As noted British chess author T. D. Harding explains in the preface to Counter Gambits: Black to Play and Win, the aim of this book is to show you how to win games with Black. The method? Calculated aggression, right from move one! To offset the distinct advantage White is thought to have because it moves first, Black can engage in dynamic counterplay to avoid those openings that give White the opportunity of early exchanges. Following a brief explanation of symbols, this excellent guide covers such topics as dynamic counterplay, counter-gambits in open games, Black sacrifices in the half-open games, counters to the Queen's Gambit, Indian counter-gambits, and an index to openings and variations. Seventy-seven games, including ten new to this edition, are fully annotated, while more are found in the theoretical notes, with commentary. Among the counter-gambits used in the quest for dynamic counterplay are the Budapest, Blumenfeld, Falkbeer, and Latvian — all illustrated in great detail. A new update "Update 2001," written especially for this edition, examines developments in the field since this book was first published in the 1970s. Players at all skill levels — beginner to advanced — are sure to benefit from this expert analysis of gambits and counter-gambits.
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      Counter-Gambits

      Black to Play and Win
      Catalog Code: B0047DV

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      The Art of Chess Combination
      Detailed explanation of principles, varieties, techniques and ideas behind them, illustrated with many examples from great players. 200 diagrams.
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      The Art of Chess Combination

      Catalog Code: B0017DV
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      The Art of Sacrifice in Chess
      The first systematic attempt to explain and exploit the theory of chess sacrifice, this guide remains an extremely helpful weapon in the arsenal of players at every level.
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      The Art of Sacrifice in Chess

      Catalog Code: B0041DV
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