Welcome

Popular Chess Terms

Currently Shopping by:
  1. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Dover Chess
  2. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Quality Chess
  3. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Everything Basics
Clearance Items
  1. Unbeatable Deal! (1)
Price
$0 $40 $0 to $40
Year of Publication
1957 2017 1957 to 2017
Manufacturer
  1. Ishi Press (198)
  2. Everyman Chess (168)
  3. ChessBase (129)
  4. ChessLecture.com (76)
  5. New in Chess (74)
  6. Russell Enterprises (72)
  7. ChessDVDs (71)
  8. Empire Chess (62)
  9. Convekta (44)
  10. Sahovski Chess (39)
  11. S1 Editrice (39)
  12. Quality Chess (35)
  13. Gambit Publishing (31)
  14. Chess Evolution (29)
  15. Dover Chess (28)
  16. Self Published (26)
  17. Batsford Chess (21)
  18. iChess.net (20)
  19. Chess Digest (19)
  20. Caissa Editions (18)
  21. Mongoose Press (17)
  22. McFarland Publishing (13)
  23. Chess Information (11)
  24. KNSB Dutch (11)
  25. Cardoza Chess (9)
  26. Hays Publishing (9)
  27. Simon and Schuster (8)
  28. Silman James Press (8)
  29. Thinkers Publishing (8)
  30. Chess King (7)
  31. American Chess (7)
  32. Lulu Press (7)
  33. Killer Chess (6)
  34. Kopec Chess (6)
  35. The House of Staunton (5)
  36. Winning Chess for Kids (4)
  37. Chess Informant (4)
  38. Chess Detective (3)
  39. US Chess Federation (3)
  40. Alexandra Kosteniuk (3)
  41. Metropolitan Chess Publishing (2)
  42. Random House (2)
  43. RHM Press (2)
  44. Russian Chess House (2)
  45. Edition Olms (2)
  46. Thinker's Press (2)
  47. Harrie Grondijs (1)
  48. H3 Publishing (1)
  49. Cadogan Chess (1)
  50. Black Dog & Leventhal (1)
  51. Ariva Publishing (1)
  52. Everything Basics (0)
Show Less Show More
Popular Book Series
  1. Grandmaster Preperation (1)
Chess Notation Type
  1. FAN - Figurine (37)
  2. DN - Descriptive (16)
  3. AN - Algebraic (10)
Author/s
  1. A. J. Roycroft (1)
  2. Alexander Alekhine (2)
  3. Alexander Kotov (1)
  4. Aron Nimzowitsch (3)
  5. Artur Yusupov (3)
  6. Axel Smith (1)
  7. Boris Gelfand (2)
  8. Daniel King (1)
  9. Danny Gormally (1)
  10. David Bronstein (1)
  11. Dr. J. Hannak (1)
  12. Edward Lasker (1)
  13. Emanuel Berg (1)
  14. Emanuel Lasker (1)
  15. Esben Lund (1)
  16. Eugene Znosko-Borovsky (2)
  17. Fred Reinfeld (1)
  18. Fred Wilson (1)
  19. Georges Renaud (1)
  20. Heinz Bunthaler (1)
  21. Ilya Maizelis (1)
  22. Irving Chernev (3)
  23. Israel Gelfer (1)
  24. J. Du Mont (1)
  25. Jacob Aagaard (6)
  26. Jacob Aagaard (5)
  27. Judit Polgar (3)
  28. Kotronias & Logothetis (1)
  29. Leonard Barden (1)
  30. Lev Psakhis (1)
  31. Macon Shibut (1)
  32. Marian Petrov (1)
  33. Martin Weteschnik (1)
  34. Mauricio Flores Rios (1)
  35. Michael Stean (1)
  36. Mihail Marin (1)
  37. Mikhail Botvinnik (1)
  38. Paul Keres (1)
  39. Peter Romanovsky (1)
  40. Peter Tamburro (1)
  41. Philip Sergeant (1)
  42. Rudolf Spielmann (1)
  43. Savielly Tartakower (1)
  44. Thomas Luther (1)
  45. Tibor Karolyi (4)
  46. Tigran Petrosian (1)
  47. Tim Harding (1)
  48. Victor Kahn (1)
Show Less Show More

Items 37 to 63 of 63 total

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2

Grid  List 

    Karpov's Strategic Wins - 1961-1985 - VOLUME 1
    The Making of a Champion
    Catalog Code: B0059QT

    Anatoly Karpov was World Champion from 1975 to 1985 and is universally regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. Award-winning author Tibor Karolyi explains Karpov’'s genius with a particular focus on Karpov’'s unrivaled grasp of strategy. Karolyi has selected Karpov’'s most entertaining and instructive strategic wins from 1961-1985 as the Russian star proved he was a worthy successor to Bobby Fischer.
    img

    Karpov's Strategic Wins - 1961-1985 - VOLUME 1

    $29.95
    Karpov's Strategic Wins - 1986-2010 - VOLUME 2
    The Prime Years
    Catalog Code: B0047QT

    Anatoly Karpov was World Champion from 1975 to 1985 and is universally regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. Award-winning author Tibor Károlyi explains Karpov’s genius with a particular focus on Karpov’s unrivalled grasp of strategy. In this second volume, Károlyi has selected Karpov's most entertaining and instructive strategic wins from 1986-2010 when Karpov was battling with his young rival Garry Kasparov for chess supremacy.
    img

    Karpov's Strategic Wins - 1986-2010 - VOLUME 2

    $29.95
    Carlsen's Assault on the Throne
    Catalog Code: B0091QT

    In 2013 chess returned to world headlines. The energetic Norwegian prodigy Magnus Carlsen was front page news and his fans were not disappointed: the World Number 1 won the World Championship. Carlsens Assault on the Throne gives an inside view of Carlsens dramatic journey: from one of eight challengers in the London Candidates tournament, with the near disaster in the final rounds, ending with triumph in Chennai. With behind-the-scenes stories and top-level analysis of the games, Kotronias & Logothetis have written the ultimate book on how Carlsen became the 16th undisputed World Chess Champion. This hardcover edition includes over a hundred colour photographs
    img

    Carlsen's Assault on the Throne

    $34.95
    Emanuel Lasker - The Life of a Chess Master
    Catalog Code: B0046DV

    The legendary master comes vividly to life as Dr. Hannak details his childhood, education, decision to become a professional player, great exploits in matches against Marshall, Capablanca, Tarrasch, Schlechter and other players, his happy marriage, flight from Nazi Germany and much more.
    img

    Emanuel Lasker - The Life of a Chess Master

    $12.95
    The Immortal Games of Capablanca
    Catalog Code: B0050DV

    Superbly annotated treasury includes 113 of the Cuban master's greatest games against Marshall, Lasker, Euwe, and many other formidable opponents.
    img

    The Immortal Games of Capablanca

    $12.95
    Alexander Alekhine - My Best Games of Chess - 1908-1937
    Two Volumes Bound as One
    Catalog Code: B0045DV

    This unequaled collection reproduces Alekhine's 220 best games, his own personal acounts of the dazzling victories that made him a legend. Spanning almost thirty years of tournament play, it includes historic matches against Capablanca, Euwe and Bogoljubov, and chronicles his briliant ascent to world mastery, his surprising defeat in 1935, and his dramatic return two years later - the first deposed champion to regain his crown.
    img

    Alexander Alekhine - My Best Games of Chess - 1908-1937

    $19.95
    Capablanca's Best Chess Endings
    Catalog Code: B0021DV

    These 60 complete games, annotated throughout, emphasize Cuban master's elegant, classic, accurate, lethal endgame play against Alekhine, Lasker, Marshall, Nimzowitsch, Reti, the best. Here are real games from match and tournament play, but endings that seem like long-contemplated works of art.
    img

    Capablanca's Best Chess Endings

    $12.95
    Botvinnik - 100 Selected Games
    Catalog Code: B0036DV

    Learn chess from a World Champion! These 100 games were selected and annotated by Botvinnik himself as the best games he played before becoming World Champion in 1948. Includes contests against Alekhine, Capablanca, Euwe, Keres, Reshevsky, Smyslov and others. Author explains his theories, the development of Russian chess and six end game studies.
    img

    Botvinnik - 100 Selected Games

    $16.95
    107 Great Chess Battles - 1939-1945
    Catalog Code: B0012DV

    One of the game's greatest players annotates scores of fascinating games involving such masters as Capablanca, Bogoljubov, Kashdan, Reshevsky, Tartakower, Keres and others, including many of Alekhine's own games. Includes delightfully candid views on fellow masters and rivals for the world title. Edited and translated by E. G. Winter. Preface. Index.
    img

    107 Great Chess Battles - 1939-1945

    $9.95
    Chess for Kids and Parents
    Catalog Code: B0004QT

    It is widely accepted that learning chess has a very positive effect on children. Many parents want to help their children to study chess, but don't know how to do it. This book is the solution. It is a practical handbook that teaches the mysteries of chess with a light touch.
    img

    Chess for Kids and Parents

    $11.95
    Learn Chess from the Greats
    Catalog Code: B0055DV

    Beginning students of the game as well as veterans of the board will find this chess guide offers a wealth of inspiration, enjoyment, and practical chess advice. In providing valuable instruction for players at all levels, noted chess writer and teacher Peter Tamburro initially presents elementary ideas that can be used immediately by beginners.
    img

    Learn Chess from the Greats

    $9.95
    Revision and Exam - Vol. 1
    The Fundamentals
    Catalog Code: B0124QT

    Revision & Exam 1 -The Fundamentals is the essential companion to Artur Yusupov's award-winning Fundamentals series. Containing 432 exercises, Revision & Exam 1 offers the perfect way to test your understanding of the material covered in the series.
    img

    Revision and Exam - Vol. 1

    $29.95
    The Art of the Checkmate
    Catalog Code: B0052DV

    Learn from 127 games by Tartakower, Janowski, Rubinstein, Blackburne, others, illustrating positional maneuvers leading to these mates. Review quizzes test progress.
    img

    The Art of the Checkmate

    $11.95
    Positional Decision Making in Chess - PAPERBACK
    Catalog Code: B0119QT

    Positional Decision Making in Chess offers a rare look into the mind of a top grandmaster. In his efforts to explain his way of thinking, Boris Gelfand focuses on such topics as the squeeze, space advantage, the transformation of pawn structures and the transformation of advantages. Based on examples from his own games and those of his hero, Akiba Rubinstein, Gelfand explains how he thinks during the game.
    img

    Positional Decision Making in Chess - PAPERBACK

    $29.95
    The Soviet Chess Primer
    A Chess Classic
    Catalog Code: B0096QT

    Ilya Maizelis’s masterpiece is the definitive introduction to the game of chess. It has inspired generations of Russians to take up the game, including arguably the two greatest players of all time, the 12th and 13th World Champions. The Soviet Chess Primer is a modern English translation of Maizelis’s witty introduction to the royal game. This new edition of a timeless classic includes an original foreword from the 2nd World Champion, Emanuel Lasker, as well as an introduction from the most celebrated chess trainer of modern times, Mark Dvoretsky.
    img

    The Soviet Chess Primer

    $24.95
    Dynamic Decision Making in Chess - HARDCOVER
    Catalog Code: B0129QT

    In Dynamic Decision Making in Chess former World Championship Challenger Boris Gelfand continues his investigation into decision-making at the top level, discussing some of his best games as well as his worst slips, giving the reader a unique insight into the mind of a world-class grandmaster.
    img

    Dynamic Decision Making in Chess - HARDCOVER

    $34.95
    Pump Up Your Rating
    Unlock Your Chess Potential
    Catalog Code: B0089QT

    Any man in the street knows how to increase his physical strength, but among most chess players confusion reigns when it comes to improving their playing strength. Axel Smith's training methods have guided his friends, team-mates and pupils to grandmaster norms and titles. Hard work will be required, but Axel Smith knows how you can Pump Up Your Rating. Every area of chess is covered -- opening preparation, through middlegame play, to endgame technique. Smith delves into both the technical and psychological sides of chess, and shows how best to practise and improve.
    img

    Pump Up Your Rating

    $29.95
    My System
    Catalog Code: B0009QT

    Aron Nimzowitsch was one of the greatest chess players of the 1920s and 1930s, ranked just behind the famous World Champions Alekhine and Capablanca. His reputation as an author is higher still.My System is at the top of a very short list of chess classics. Nimzowitsch's ideas have had a profound influence on modern chess thinking. Most chess masters will at some point have studied Nimzowitsch's work, and not to have read My System is by many regarded as a shocking gap in a chess player's education.
    img

    My System

    $29.95
    Chess Evolution 3 - Mastery
    Catalog Code: B0074QT

    This volume completes Artur Yusupov's course of chess improvement. The Fundamentals series showed players the basic ideas they should know. The Beyond the Basics series set off on the road to mastery, and now in the Mastery series we have arrived at our final destination. Yusupov guides the reader using carefully selected positions and advice. This new understanding is then tested by a series of puzzles.
    img

    Chess Evolution 3 - Mastery

    $29.95
    The Secret Life of Bad Bishops
    Catalog Code: B0101QT

    The Bad Bishop is a notorious villain in chess, but often a perfectly respectable bishop is falsely accused. The Secret Life of Bad Bishops takes an in-depth look at the bishop – not just dealing with good and bad bishops but also more nuanced cases where a “double-edged bishop” could turn out to be a game-winning hero or a fatal liability. All phases of chess are covered, from opening to middlegame to endgame. The final two chapters test the reader’s newly enhanced understanding with carefully chosen exercises and instructive solutions.
    img

    The Secret Life of Bad Bishops

    $24.95
    Luther's Chess Reformation
    Catalog Code: B0131QT

    Becoming a Grandmaster is the dream of every young chess talent. Thomas Luther achieved this goal despite the added challenge of being born with a disability. Using the experiences and insights gained from his remarkable career, Luther offers an insider's view into the world of grandmaster chess. Readers will enjoy his chatty style, while also benefiting from invaluable advice about what it takes to achieve one's chess goals.
    img

    Luther's Chess Reformation

    $29.95
    Grandmaster Preparation - Calculation
    PAPERBACK
    Catalog Code: B0078QT

    If you are human, then this book will offer you practical advice and an effective training plan to think differently and make decisions far more efficiently.
    img

    Grandmaster Preparation - Calculation

    $29.95
    Learn from the legends
    Chess Champions at their Best
    Catalog Code: B0116QT

    Learn from the Legends is a modern classic. Mihail Marin examines and explains the ideas of the legends who shaped modern chess. ChessCafe chose it as their Book of the Year and IM Jeremy Silman went even further when he wrote: ''I can’t recall having seen a better book in the last two decades.'' Ten years after the original publication, Quality Chess is proud to offer a revised hardback edition with a new chapter on the latest chess legend, Magnus Carlsen.
    img

    Learn from the legends

    $34.95
    Why You Lose at Chess
    Second Edition
    Catalog Code: B0056DV

    This updated chess classic demonstrates how to learn from your losses by recognizing the warning signs as they develop and by analyzing games gone wrong. In addition to expert analysis of each stage of the game, this guide offers insights into why players lose from good positions as well as weak ones, and how the pressures of time can be a problem.
    img

    Why You Lose at Chess

    $9.95
    Lasker's Manual of Chess
    Catalog Code: B0016DV

    Lasker's Manual of Chess is one of the greatest chess books ever written. The fact that it was first published over 80 years ago has diminished neither its relevance nor significance in today's modern chess world. Lasker was both a wonderful fighter and a deep thinker; his book is the quintessence of the exceptionally successful experiences he had over many long years, and his thoughts about them.
    img

    Lasker's Manual of Chess

    $15.95
    Chess Evolution 1 - The Fundamentals
    Catalog Code: B0056QT

    Chess Evolution 1 concludes Artur Yusupov's award-winning instructional series. Chess Evolution 1 is at the Fundamentals level, which shows chess players the basic ideas they should know as they set off on the road to mastery. Yusupov guides the reader towards a higher level of chess understanding using carefully selected positions and advice. This new understanding is then tested by a series of puzzles.
    img

    Chess Evolution 1 - The Fundamentals

    $29.95
    101 Questions On How To Play Chess
    Catalog Code: B0010DV

    What is the object of the game of Chess? What is chess notation? How does the King move and Capture? These and a host of other Chess questions are answered simply and clearly in this indepensible guide for beginning players.
    img

    101 Questions On How To Play Chess

    $2.95

Items 37 to 63 of 63 total

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2

Grid  List