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    Items 1 to 36 of 77

      100 Chess Master Trade Secrets
      From Sacrifices to Endgames
      If you want to become a chess master, there are certain things you need to know. The Masters know them and now you can learn them too. This invaluable book collects all these techniques together in one volume, so you can try them out, tick them off, and progress on your path towards chess mastery.
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      100 Chess Master Trade Secrets

      From Sacrifices to Endgames
      Catalog Code: B0119BT
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      My System
      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.
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      My System

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      True Lies in Chess
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      True Lies in Chess

      Catalog Code: B0025QT

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      Survival Guide to Competitive Chess
      Improve Your Results Now!
      Are you making the most of your chess talent? Do you always perform to the best of your ability? Do your results match up with your understanding of the game? If the answer to any of these questions is 'no' then read on! In The Survival Guide to Competitive Chess, Grandmaster and experienced tournament player John Emms reveals the secrets of how to maximize your potential and improve your results.
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      Survival Guide to Competitive Chess

      Improve Your Results Now!
      Catalog Code: B0240EM

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      My Daily Exercises
      365 Tactical Tests to Improve Your Chess
      "My Daily Exercises" is a superb collection of 365 exercises designed to help players of all levels recognize patterns, visualize tactics, and identify weak points in their opponent's position.
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      My Daily Exercises

      365 Tactical Tests to Improve Your Chess
      Catalog Code: B0101NIC

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      Your Best Move
      A Structured Approach to Move Selection in Chess
      Per Ostman is convinced that there are three key elements: first and foremost, a structured move-by-move thinking process; second, the desired skills to execute this process; and finally, traditional chess knowledge we can build upon. Ostman examines these three vital building blocks which form the basis of what we need to master. He describes in detail a clear thinking process he has developed over several years as a chess teacher - a process to guide us in our ultimate search to find the best move.
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      Your Best Move

      A Structured Approach to Move Selection in Chess
      Catalog Code: B0319EM

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      Secrets of a Grandpatzer
      How to Beat Most People and Computers at Chess
      Secrets of a Grandpatzer is the outstanding work by world renowned psychiatrist Kenneth Mark Colby. Mr Colby began this project by trying to help himself become a better player and to raise his United States Chess Federation rating.
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      Secrets of a Grandpatzer

      How to Beat Most People and Computers at Chess
      Catalog Code: B0082IS
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      Total Chess
      Learn, Teach and Play the Easy 1-2-3 Way
      Total Chess is your complete guide to Chess. It covers everything: rules, strategies, tactics and checkmates. Everything in Chess comes in threes. Three simple strategies are presented for the opening, midgame, endgame, etc.
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      Total Chess

      Learn, Teach and Play the Easy 1-2-3 Way
      Catalog Code: B0084OB
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      Lessons with a Grandmaster
      Enhance Your Chess Strategy and Psychology with Boris Gulko
      Club players are unaware of the subtleties that exist in grandmaster chess. Grandmasters can analyse chess at a depth that is unfathomable to amateurs. Moreover, they have extensive knowledge of chess history and opening theory, as well extraordinary endgame technique and tactical vision. However, having reached such a high level can make it difficult to understand what is lacking in the mind of the amateur.
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      Lessons with a Grandmaster

      Enhance Your Chess Strategy and Psychology with Boris Gulko
      Catalog Code: B0326EM
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      EBOOK - Lessons with a Grandmaster
      Enhance Your Chess Strategy and Psychology with Boris Gulko
      Club players are unaware of the subtleties that exist in grandmaster chess. Grandmasters can analyse chess at a depth that is unfathomable to amateurs. Moreover, they have extensive knowledge of chess history and opening theory, as well extraordinary endgame technique and tactical vision. However, having reached such a high level can make it difficult to understand what is lacking in the mind of the amateur.
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      EBOOK - Lessons with a Grandmaster

      Enhance Your Chess Strategy and Psychology with Boris Gulko
      Catalog Code: E-B0326EM
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      SHOPWORN - Lessons with a Grandmaster
      Enhance Your Chess Strategy and Psychology with Boris Gulko
      Club players are unaware of the subtleties that exist in grandmaster chess. Grandmasters can analyse chess at a depth that is unfathomable to amateurs. Moreover, they have extensive knowledge of chess history and opening theory, as well extraordinary endgame technique and tactical vision. However, having reached such a high level can make it difficult to understand what is lacking in the mind of the amateur.
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      SHOPWORN - Lessons with a Grandmaster

      Enhance Your Chess Strategy and Psychology with Boris Gulko
      Catalog Code: SWB0326EM

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      Analyse Your Chess
      Leading chess author Colin Crouch believes that the key to sustained chess improvement lies in the critical analysis and assessment of your own games. Each and every game you play provides a significant learning opportunity, and this opportunity should never be squandered.
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      Analyse Your Chess

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      EBOOK - Analyse Your Chess
      Leading chess author Colin Crouch believes that the key to sustained chess improvement lies in the critical analysis and assessment of your own games. Each and every game you play provides a significant learning opportunity, and this opportunity should never be squandered.
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      EBOOK - Analyse Your Chess

      Catalog Code: E-B0322EM
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      Saving Lost Positions
      It is not always possible to win a game of chess by obtaining an advantage and then logically converting it into a win. In the games of average players the result is often in doubt until the last blunder and the more resourceful player will usually triumph.
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      Saving Lost Positions

      Catalog Code: B0087IS
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      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.
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      New Ideas in Chess

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

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      Zoom 001 - Zero Hour for Operative Chess Opening Models
      This is the groundbreaking cult classic by the Legendary Grandmaster Bent Larsen and the noted openings theoretician Steffen Zeuthen. Zoom 001 stands for Zero Hour for Operative Opening Models. The principal idea behind Zoom 001 is the creation of "pattern knowledge" of typical middle game/endgame structures—one of a grandmaster's essential qualities—cultivated through the use of the Grunfeld and Catalan openings.
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      Zoom 001 - Zero Hour for Operative Chess Opening Models

      Catalog Code: B0088IS
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      Invisible Chess Moves
      Discover Your Blind Spots and Stop Overlooking Simple Wins
      Every chess player knows that some moves are harder to see than others. Why is it that, frequently, uncomplicated wins simply do not enter your mind? Even strong grandmasters suffer from blind spots that obscure some of the best ideas during a game. What is more: often both players fail to see the opportunity that is right in front of their eyes.
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      Invisible Chess Moves

      Discover Your Blind Spots and Stop Overlooking Simple Wins
      Catalog Code: B0105NIC
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      Grandmaster Preparation
      In this remarkable book, Soviet grandmaster Lev Polugayevsky, one of the world's leading players over the past two decades, describes his highly personal approach to chess, which is based on meticulous practice. In the opening, he is constantly striving to surprise his opponents, and this has led to his developing one of the sharpest lines in the Sicilian Defence, which has rightly become known as the Polugayevsky Variation.
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      Grandmaster Preparation

      Catalog Code: B0095IS
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      Chess Evolution 1 - The Fundamentals
      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.
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      Chess Evolution 1 - The Fundamentals

      Catalog Code: B0056QT
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      Chess for the Gifted & Busy
      A Short but Comprehensive Course - From Beginner to Expert
      This right-to-the-point book by one of the game's foremost teacher-writing teams uses a breakthrough approach to teach chess fast!
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      Chess for the Gifted & Busy

      A Short but Comprehensive Course - From Beginner to Expert
      Catalog Code: B0018LV
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      Danger in Chess
      How to Avoid Making Blunders
      This volume, from a series for which chess champion Garry Kasparov serves as chief advisor, offers players at every level guidance on how to develop an early warning system.
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      Danger in Chess

      How to Avoid Making Blunders
      Catalog Code: B0002DV
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      A Fresh Look at Chess
      40 Instructive Games, Played and Annotated by Players Like You!
      For this book, Lev has selected 40 of his best columns, arranged them by themes, cut some material — and added much more, all to make A Fresh Look at Chess both truly instructional and fun to read.
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      A Fresh Look at Chess

      40 Instructive Games, Played and Annotated by Players Like You!
      Catalog Code: B0019LV

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      The Road to Chess Mastery
      Through an introduction that explains how the ordinary chess player can improve in the various phases of the game of chess, and in enlightening commentaries far more extensive than space permits in an ordinary annotated game, former World Champion Dr. Max Euwe shows how a chess player should think, by indicating the moves for all but the most obvious moves of each game. By applying what he learns in this work the reader may, indeed, find himself traveling the road to chess mastery.
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      The Road to Chess Mastery

      Catalog Code: B0111IS
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      Point Count Chess
      An Accurate Guide to Winning Chess
      This book, via the Point Count, shows the reader how to evaluate these differences and exploit them. What is more, the reader also acquires a working knowledge of more than a score of plans, their mechanisms and physical contours, and the influence they exert in actual play.
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      Point Count Chess

      An Accurate Guide to Winning Chess
      Catalog Code: B0124IS
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      What It Takes to Become a Chess Master
      Written by one of our biggest-selling and best-loved chess authors, in his trademark chatty, accessible but always informative style, this book is filled with practical exercises and test games that will reveal the secrets of how to join chess's elite ranks.
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      What It Takes to Become a Chess Master

      Catalog Code: B0115BT
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      Chess Evolution 2 - Beyond the Basics
      The Fundamentals series shows players the basic ideas they should know, then the Beyond the Basics series sets 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.
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      Chess Evolution 2 - Beyond the Basics

      Catalog Code: B0066QT
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      Grandmaster Preparation - Calculation
      PAPERBACK
      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.
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      Grandmaster Preparation - Calculation

      PAPERBACK
      Catalog Code: B0078QT
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      Win Like Karpov!
      Learn to Play Chess Like Anatoly Karpov
      Win Like Karpov! begins with extensive Biography and Openings sections. There are four Karpov Early Games and six Karpov Classics.
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      Win Like Karpov!

      Learn to Play Chess Like Anatoly Karpov
      Catalog Code: B0066OB
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      The Enigma of Chess Intuition
      Can You Mobilize Hidden Forces in your Chess?
      With sparkling tales about Fischer, Carlsen, Tal and other greats in chess and instructive examples of practical play, this is a thought-provoking, yet highly accessible work.
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      The Enigma of Chess Intuition

      Can You Mobilize Hidden Forces in your Chess?
      Catalog Code: B0112NIC
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      Modern Chess Preparation
      Getting Ready for Your Opponent in the Information Age
      With powerful anecdotes and many instructive high-level games, Tukmakov explains how you can organize your homework, focus your efforts, and arrive at a viable game plan.
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      Modern Chess Preparation

      Getting Ready for Your Opponent in the Information Age
      Catalog Code: B0115NIC
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      The Game Of Chess
      Finally, the author deals with openings and offers enlightening comments on many historically important variations. Over 340 diagrams and 12 complete games.
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      The Game Of Chess

      Catalog Code: B0053DV
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      Capablanca - Move by Move
      Jose Raul Capablanca is a chess legend, world champion and quite simply one of the greatest players in the history of the game. His achievements and seemingly effortless style of play won many admirers, and his legacy includes a treasure of instructive games. Studying Capablanca's play is a must for any aspiring chess player. For Cyrus Lakdawala, it was a key factor in his chess development and improvement, and in this book he revisits many of his favourite Capablanca games.
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      Capablanca - Move by Move

      Catalog Code: B0353EM
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      Platonov's Chess Academy
      Using Soviet-Era Methods to Improve 21st-Century Openings

      Publisher: CIRC
      Author: Lev Alburt and Sam Palatnik
      Year of Publication: 2012 Pages: 176
      Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)


      Book Description Two of the most renowned chess trainers in the world, introduce and explain the revolutionary ideas of their old friend and mentor, Igor Platonov. Platonov was one of the most profound thinkers and theoreticians in the old Soviet Union, which held a grip on the world chess championship for decades, as the title passed from one of its stars to another. For intermediate players to grandmasters, Platonov's visionary insights, examined and explained here for the first time, provide you with the keys to understanding the foundational concepts of the game, strengthening your chess understanding and giving you effective methods to help you find the most powerful moves in the game. About the Author(s) International Grandmaster Lev Alburt, three-time U.S. champion and former European champion, is one of the most sought-after chess teachers in the world. He lives in New York.Grandmaster Sam Palatnik's students reached the list of 100 best players in the world. He lives and teaches in Bethesda, Maryland.
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      Platonov's Chess Academy

      Using Soviet-Era Methods to Improve 21st-Century Openings
      Catalog Code: B0020LV

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      Attacking 101
      Volume #001
      The goal of the books in this series (Attacking 101: Volume #001) is to provide detailed analysis of my own attack games played against lower rated players
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      Attacking 101

      Volume #001
      Catalog Code: B0068OB
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      Lessons with a Grandmaster II
      Improve Your Tactical Vision and Dynamic Play with Boris Gulko
      This book is the much anticipated follow-up to the highly acclaimed and award-nominated Lessons with a Grandmaster.
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      Lessons with a Grandmaster II

      Improve Your Tactical Vision and Dynamic Play with Boris Gulko
      Catalog Code: B0356EM
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      Grandmaster Performance
      This book is a collection of deeply analyzed and instructive grandmaster games by Polugaevsky.
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      Grandmaster Performance

      Catalog Code: B0162IS
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