WINNING AT CHESS

Currently Shopping by:
  1. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Cardoza Chess
  2. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Chess Detective
  3. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Russell Enterprises
  4. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Silman James Press
Year of Publication
1997 2013 1997 to 2013
Author(s)
  1. Bill Robertie (1)
  2. Branislav Francuski (1)
  3. Dan Heisman (1)
  4. Efstratios Grivas (1)
  5. Eric Schiller (2)
  6. Eric Schiller (2)
  7. Fred Reinfeld (1)
  8. Jacob Cantrell (1)
  9. Jeremy Silman (4)
  10. Jerzy Konikowski (1)
  11. Judee Shipman (1)
  12. Larry Evans (1)
  13. Marek Soszynski (1)
  14. Mark Dvoretsky (1)
  15. Richard Reti (1)
  16. Todd Bardwick (1)
Show Less Show More
Chess Notation Type
  1. FAN - Figurine (4)
  2. AN - Algebraic (12)
  3. NL - Notationless (1)

    Master Checkmate Strategy - OLD EDITION
    The Winner's Guide to Essential Checkmates & Attacks
    Learn the basic combinations as well as the advanced, surprising and unconventional mates, the most effective pieces needed to win, and how to mate opponents with just a pawn advantage. Also, how to work two rooks into an unstoppable attack, wield a queen advantage with deadly intent, coordinate pieces of differing strengths into indefensible mating attacks, and when it's best to have a knight or a bishop to win.
    img

    Master Checkmate Strategy - OLD EDITION

    The Winner's Guide to Essential Checkmates & Attacks
    Catalog Code: B0049CZ

    Regular Price: $12.95

    Special Price: $6.48


    The Amateur's Mind
    Turning Chess Misconceptions into Chess Mastery
    This book takes the student on a journey through his own mind and returns him to the chess board with a wealth of new-found knowledge and the promise of a significant gain in strength. Most amateurs possess erroneous thinking processes that remain with them throughout their chess lives.
    img

    The Amateur's Mind

    Turning Chess Misconceptions into Chess Mastery
    Catalog Code: B0003SI
    Our Price: $19.95

    How To Think In Chess
    How to Think in Chess is the rare book that explains in clear terms the techniques chess masters use to find their moves. The authors, an international chess champion and a trained professional thinker, are uniquely qualified on the subject. They offer you both academic research and personal experience. How to Think in Chess teaches you practical ways of thinking to win.
    img

    How To Think In Chess

    Catalog Code: B0014RE

    Regular Price: $24.95

    Special Price: $12.48


    The Official Rules of Chess
    Professional, Scholastic and Internet Chess Rules

    Publisher: Cardoza Publishing
    Author: Eric Schiller
    Year of Publication: 2003 Pages: 128
    Notation Type: None


    Book Description This rule book is the essential guide to the professional, scholastic, and Internet rules of chess. Written in plain English for practical use, you'll learn everything you need to know about tournaments, rating systems, etiquette for in-person and online play, and chess notation. Special sections for students and parents answer all the frequently asked questions about competitive play. These are the rules that apply to every tournament form of chess, from scholastic competitions, to world championship play. About the Author(s) Eric Schiller is a National Master and well-known opening theoretician. He has authored Bozens of monographs and is a Contributing Editor to Chess Life magazine. He holds a Ph. D. in Linguistics from the University of Chicago, and has translated Works by the present and former World Champions.
    img

    The Official Rules of Chess

    Professional, Scholastic and Internet Chess Rules
    Catalog Code: B0031CZ
    Our Price: $9.95

    How to Reassess Your Chess - WORKBOOK
    How to Master Chess Imbalances
    In this large workbook, a stand-alone companion to How to Reassess Your Chess, Jeremy Silman provides 131 problems designed to test a player's strengths and weaknesses. These problems cover openings, middlegames (both positional and tactical) and endgames. As a player completes one of these problems, he or she may then turn to Mr. Silman's answer, which is always detailed yet never dry.
    img

    How to Reassess Your Chess - WORKBOOK

    How to Master Chess Imbalances
    Catalog Code: B0006SI
    Our Price: $19.95

    The Basics of Winning Chess
    One Quick Reading Shows You How to Be a Winner!
    Nine information-packed chapters and twenty-two diagrams show beginning players how to play and win at chess in one quick and easy reading. You'll learn the moves of the pieces, the rules and principles of play, the standard openings, as well as chess notation.
    img

    The Basics of Winning Chess

    One Quick Reading Shows You How to Be a Winner!
    Catalog Code: B0020CZ
    Our Price: $4.95

    Learn From Garry Kasparov's Greatest Games
    The Brilliant and Instructive Masterpieces of the World's Greatest Chessplayer
    Before his recent retirement, Garry Kasparov held the number one position in chess for nearly twenty years. He is considered the greatest player of all time. Now, beginning and intermediate players, ninety percent of the chess playing audience, can benefit from his wisdom.
    img

    Learn From Garry Kasparov's Greatest Games

    The Brilliant and Instructive Masterpieces of the World's Greatest Chessplayer
    Catalog Code: B0009CZ
    Our Price: $14.95

    Portable Chess Coach
    Learn How to Play and Win at Chess in One Easy Reading!
    This entertaining guide for beginners of all ages is like a human chess coach. It clearly explains the basic rules and moves, opening strategies, middle game and endgame, plus the basic tactics and combinations to give you the winning edge. As you glide through the text, Judee helps you along with review questions, practice puzzles, and instructive games, and shows you the ten most common beginner's mistakes.
    img

    Portable Chess Coach

    Learn How to Play and Win at Chess in One Easy Reading!
    Catalog Code: B0004CZ
    Our Price: $9.95

    Chess Workbook for Children
    The Chess Detective's Introduction to the Royal Game
    Chess Workbook for Children is a fun, comprehensive workbook and instruction book for children (and adults!) who are new to chess or who are in the beginning stages of learning to play the royal game. Ten basic chess lessons and chess rules are presented in detail.
    img

    Chess Workbook for Children

    The Chess Detective's Introduction to the Royal Game
    Catalog Code: B0006OB
    Our Price: $19.95

    Back to Basics - Fundamentals
    How about a Nice Game of Chess?

    The game of chess has challenged and delighted the world for centuries. In Back to Basics: Fundamentals, the essential building blocks of the royal game are presented simply and in an easy-to-understand format. With the expert guidance of chess master Branislav Francuski, you will learn how the chess pieces move and capture; the underlying principles of the game; how to spot and carry out simple checkmates; and understand the basic tactical ideas that are so important to playing and winning.
    img

    Back to Basics - Fundamentals

    Catalog Code: B0011RE

    Regular Price: $22.95

    Special Price: $11.48


    Elements of Positional Evaluation
    How the Pieces Get Their Power
    This ground-breaking book by best-selling chess author Dan Heisman addresses the evaluation and understanding of how static features affect the value of the pieces in a given position. Now in its fourth edition, emphasis is placed on the static evaluation of each piece's value and its role in the overall position rather than the assessment of a specific position, but Heisman's approach can also be applied to help evaluate entire positions by helping to answer the questions who stands better, by how much, and why?
    img

    Elements of Positional Evaluation

    How the Pieces Get Their Power
    Catalog Code: B0039RE
    Our Price: $19.95

    How to Reassess Your Chess - 4TH EDITION
    Chess Mastery Through Chess Imbalances
    How to Reassess Your Chess has long been considered a modern classic. Now this fourth, and final edition completely rewritten and featuring all new example stakes Silman's groundbreaking concept of imbalances to a whole new level.
    img

    How to Reassess Your Chess - 4TH EDITION

    Chess Mastery Through Chess Imbalances
    Catalog Code: B0007SI
    Our Price: $29.95

    LIMITED EDITION - How to Reassess Your Chess 4th Edition - AUTOGRAPHED BY JEREMY SILMAN
    Chess Mastery Through Chess Imbalances
    For a limited time purchase the special autographed, collector's edition of Jeremy Silman's How to Reassess Your Chess, 4th Edition, in hardcover version and get the author's commemorative t-shirt free! This offer is limited to the first 100 customers!
    img

    LIMITED EDITION - How to Reassess Your Chess 4th Edition - AUTOGRAPHED BY JEREMY SILMAN

    Chess Mastery Through Chess Imbalances
    Catalog Code: B0008SI
    Our Price: $49.95

    New Ideas in Chess
    How to use Space, Time, Force and Pawn Structure to Become a Winning Chess Player
    Finally One if the Most Influential Chess Books ever is back! Five- time U.S Champion Larry Evans shows you the most important concepts that comprise a winning chess game: Space, Time, Force & Pawn Structure.In a book that has been called the "bible" for novice to intermediate player," this newly revised classic use actual game examples to illustrate dozens of chess themes.
    img

    New Ideas in Chess

    How to use Space, Time, Force and Pawn Structure to Become a Winning Chess Player
    Catalog Code: B0051CZ

    Regular Price: $14.95

    Special Price: $7.48


    Masters of the Chessboard
    21st Century Edition
    Ask most chessplayers about the works by Richard Reti, and most will quickly reply Modern Ideas in Chess. His Masters of the Chessboard will be a distant second and that is unfortunate, because in many ways Masters is more comprehensive and instructive than its better-known predecessor.
    img

    Masters of the Chessboard

    21st Century Edition
    Catalog Code: B0056RE

    Regular Price: $19.95

    Special Price: $9.98


    Chess Analytics
    Training with a Grandmaster
    Grivas presents almost 240 games, most with complete scores to assist comprehension, illustrating his themes with practical, insightful examples and explanations.
    img

    Chess Analytics

    Training with a Grandmaster
    Catalog Code: B0059RE

    Regular Price: $24.95

    Special Price: $12.48


    How To Play Chess Like a Champion
    21st Century Edition
    Reinfeld's Masterpiece How to Play Chess like a Champion is Fred Reinfeld's sequel to his How to be a Winner at Chess and an absolute gem. In it the reader will find an exquisite blending of classic games, stories, insights, and instruction as only Reinfeld can put together. Rarely has an author succeeded so well as here, combining instruction, entertainment, and pure enjoyment. This new 21st-century edition is presented in modern algebraic notation in a double-column format, with many more diagrams. Throughout, the writing of Reinfeld, the master wordsmith and instructor, has been left intact. How to Play Chess like a Champion is among the very best introductory chess books ever produced, bar none, capturing the essence of good chess in a most readable, enjoyable, easy-to-grasp format.
    img

    How To Play Chess Like a Champion

    21st Century Edition
    Catalog Code: B0066RE
    Our Price: $14.95

    Dvoretsky's Analytical Manual - 2ND EDITION
    The Second Edition of Another Dvoretsky Classic!

    It is very important for the practical player to train his or her ability, understand when to rely on intuition, rules of thumb and more general positional considerations, when to try to solve problems by calculating variations to the end and how to manage time to avoid time pressure. With these goals in mind, the second edition of Dvoretsky's Analytical Manual delivers excellent, high quality training materials and many exercises.
    img

    Dvoretsky's Analytical Manual - 2ND EDITION

    Catalog Code: B0008RE
    Our Price: $34.95

lb