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2007 2014 2007 to 2014
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  1. Bent Larsen (1)
  2. Bill Hook (1)
  3. Charles Hertan (3)
  4. Chess Informant (1)
  5. Daniel Naroditsky (2)
  6. Emmanuel Neiman (2)
  7. Franco Masetti (1)
  8. Genna Sosonko (1)
  9. Ger Van Perlo (1)
  10. Guido Kern (1)
  11. Heinz Brunthaler (1)
  12. Helgi Olafsson (1)
  13. Herman Grooten (1)
  14. Ivan Sokolov (2)
  15. Jeroen Bosch (1)
  16. Jesus de la Villa (1)
  17. Jimmy Adams (1)
  18. John Healy (1)
  19. Jurgen Kaufeld (1)
  20. Karsten Muller (1)
  21. Kevin Stark (1)
  22. Mihai Suba (1)
  23. Mikhail Botvinnik (1)
  24. Nikolay Kalinichenko (1)
  25. Raymund Stolze (1)
  26. Renzo Verwer (1)
  27. Roberto Messa (1)
  28. Rudolpf Reinhardt (1)
  29. Simon Agdestein (1)
  30. Valeri Beim (1)
  31. Valeri Bronznik & Anatoli Terekhin (1)
  32. Vladimir Tukmakov (1)
  33. Walter Browne (1)
  34. Willy Hendriks (1)
  35. Yakov Neishtadt (1)
  36. Yaroslav Srokovski (1)
  37. Yochanan Afek (1)
  38. Yuri Averbakh (1)
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  1. Biographical (1)
  2. Endgames (1)
  3. Game Collections (2)
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Items 1 to 36 of 39

    100 Endgames You Must Know
    Vital Lessons for Every Chess Player
    Most players tend to neglect the endgame, many even dodge the endgame by taking extreme risks in the middlegame, simply because they feel uncertain about the final phase. But time limits have shortened, and the endgame has to be played fast. A solid basic knowledge is vital. There are, contrary to what most amateurs believe, relatively few endgames one must know. Here the 100 endgames are presented that:show up most frequently in practice are easy to learn and contain ideas and concepts useful in more difficult positions.
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    100 Endgames You Must Know

    Vital Lessons for Every Chess Player
    Catalog Code: B0009NIC
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    1001 Chess Exercises for Beginners
    The Tactics Workbook that Explains the Basic Concepts Too!
    1001 Chess Exercises for Beginners is a great first tactics book. It helps you in identifying weak spots in the position of your opponent, in recognizing patterns of combinations, and in visualizing tricks.
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    1001 Chess Exercises for Beginners

    The Tactics Workbook that Explains the Basic Concepts Too!
    Catalog Code: B0110NIC
    Our Price: $17.95

    Aron Nimzowitsch - 1928-1935
    Annotated Games & Essays
    Every chess player who is serious about improving his game, should study the lessons of Aron Nimzowitsch (1886-1935). 'My System' (published in 1925) and 'Chess Praxis' (1928) had tremendous impact and made Nimzowitsch one of the most influential chess thinkers of the 20th century. His books continue to be printed, sold and read to this day. Reinhardt’s collection starts where Nimzowitsch’s second volume Chess Praxis ends. It offers a unique view of the chess world of the late 1920s and 1930s, its top tournaments and the state of theory.
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    Aron Nimzowitsch - 1928-1935

    Annotated Games & Essays
    Catalog Code: B0136NIC
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    Bent Larsen's Best Games
    Fighting Chess With The Great Dane
    Bent Larsen (1935-2010) was one of the greatest fighters chess has ever seen. In his rich career the great Dane defeated all World Champions from Botvinnik to Karpov. He was a Candidate for the World Championship four times and became one of the most successful tournament players of his time. His uncompromising style and his unorthodox thinking made him popular with chess players all around the globe.
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    Bent Larsen's Best Games

    Fighting Chess With The Great Dane
    Catalog Code: B0144NIC
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    Bobby Fischer Comes Home
    The Final Years in Iceland, a Saga of Friendship and Lost Illusions
    Bobby Fischer Comes Home tells the story of their complicated friendship and paints an intimate portrait of the last years of the man who many see as the greatest chess player that ever lived.
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    Bobby Fischer Comes Home

    The Final Years in Iceland, a Saga of Friendship and Lost Illusions
    Catalog Code: B0109NIC
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    Bobby Fischer for Beginners
    The Most Famous Chess Player Explained
    Bobby Fischer's lone fight against the Soviet chess powerhouse made him a global hero, also for people who did not play chess at all. The Russians trembled before him, the Americans and the rest of the world cheered him on. Fischer's chess prowess and his will to win were unparalleled. But so were his eccentric behaviour and his paranoia. After he won the world title, Bobby Fischer vanished and the former prodigy became a mystery. The memories of his successwere clouded by his anti-American and anti-Semite rants.
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    Bobby Fischer for Beginners

    The Most Famous Chess Player Explained
    Catalog Code: B0090NIC

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    Botvinnik - Petrosian
    The 1963 World Chess Championship Match
    This book marks the end of an era: the mighty Mikhail Botvinnik (1911-1995) loses his world title fifteen years after he conquered the highest crown for the first time. It is a gripping account of a heroic battle. The ageing Botvinnik desperately tries to bounce back after his Armenian opponent Tigran Petrosian has taken an early lead, but ultimately fails.
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    Botvinnik - Petrosian

    The 1963 World Chess Championship Match
    Catalog Code: B0126NIC
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    Centre-Stage and Behind the Scenes
    The Personal Memoir of a Soviet Chess Legend
    A unique, revealing and well-told story, essential reading for everybody interested in the history of chess and the Soviet Union.
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    Centre-Stage and Behind the Scenes

    The Personal Memoir of a Soviet Chess Legend
    Catalog Code: B0119NIC

    Regular Price: $32.95

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    Checkmate for Children
    Mastering the Most Important Skill in Chess
    Beginners of all ages will win more games after studying this easy-to-follow book. This isn't another random collection of puzzles, but a systematic course that teaches you how to checkmate your opponent. Experienced chess coach Kevin Stark explains elementary mating patterns in all the important positions and provides many tests to see if you have really mastered the technique.
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    Checkmate for Children

    Mastering the Most Important Skill in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0091NIC

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    Chess Strategy for Club Players
    The Road to Positional Advantage
    In Chess Strategy for Club Players you will learn the basic elements of positional understanding, including pawn structures, piece placement, lead in development, open files, weaknesses, space advantage and king safety. You will master the art of converting a temporary plus into other, more permanent advantages. The author also explains what to do when, in a given position, the basic principles seem to point in different directions.
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    Chess Strategy for Club Players

    The Road to Positional Advantage
    Catalog Code: B0065NIC
    Our Price: $29.95

    Chess Training for Post-Beginners
    A Basic Course in Positional Understanding
    After you have learned the rules of chess and developed some tactical abilities, how do you go from there? You are now ready to tackle basic issues of strategy, but what is the best way to improve and win more games?
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    Chess Training for Post-Beginners

    A Basic Course in Positional Understanding
    Catalog Code: B0143NIC
    Our Price: $21.95

    CoffeeHouse Chess Tactics
    An Astonishing Trip into the World of Competitive Chess
    With refreshing simplicity, Coffeehouse Chess Tactics shows how to turn bad, even seemingly hopeless positions to our advantage. How to distinguish the essential from the trivial. How to adapt according to the situation on the board. Each game sparkles with some unusual tactical or defensive motif. Along with the games the author describes in eloquent but brutal language the beautiful, sometimes terrible, world of chess "where sport, art and science merge.
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    CoffeeHouse Chess Tactics

    An Astonishing Trip into the World of Competitive Chess
    Catalog Code: B0097NIC

    Regular Price: $17.95

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    Dynamic Chess Strategy
    Expanded and Updated
    In the battle of chess ideas, the publication in 1991 of Dynamic Chess Strategy was a defining moment. Before Mihai Suba's exceptional book, chess writers had neglected one of the most important factors of a chess position: its dynamic potential. Suba demonstrated that the traditional concept of improving the position was often static and irrelevant, and that classical strategy, if applied dogmatically, can prevent you from finding the right plan and its subsequent moves.
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    Dynamic Chess Strategy

    Expanded and Updated
    Catalog Code: B0095NIC
    Our Price: $19.95

    Encyclopedia of Chess Miniatures
    The new Encyclopedia of Chess Miniatures presents a rich collection of short games that will evoke a sense of surprise, sensation and even shock in the mind of the chess playing reader.
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    Encyclopedia of Chess Miniatures

    Catalog Code: B0011SHV
    Our Price: $56.95

    Forcing Chess Moves
    The Key to Better Calculation
    This rich book on chess tactics proposes a revolutionary method for finding winning moves. Charles Hertan has made an astonishing discovery: the failure to consider key moves is often due to human bias. Your brain tends to disregard many winning moves because they are counter-intuitive or look unnatural.
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    Forcing Chess Moves

    The Key to Better Calculation
    Catalog Code: B0085NIC
    Our Price: $28.95

    Grandmaster Chess Strategy
    What Amateurs can Learn from Ulf Andersson's Positional Masterpieces
    One of the most effective ways to improve your chess is to take a world class-player as your example. By collecting his games, studying his choices and examining his style, you will understand what made him rise to the very top. This is what Guido Kern and Jurgen Kaufeld have done with Swedish chess legend Ulf Andersson, a positional genius with a crystal-clear style, who rose to the number 4 spot of the FIDE world rankings.
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    Grandmaster Chess Strategy

    What Amateurs can Learn from Ulf Andersson's Positional Masterpieces
    Catalog Code: B0100NIC
    Our Price: $29.95

    Hooked on Chess
    A Memoir
    The story of Bill Hook's life with his many passions: chess, painting, traveling, photography and blackjack. Bill Hook won a gold medal at the Chess Olympiad and his friends include street hustlers and world champions. He played with the likes of Stanley Kubrick, Harold Schonberg, Marcel Duchamp and Miguel Najdorf. After Bill Hook had beaten him four times in a row, a very young Bobby Fischer started crying. Now Hook lives and plays on the Virgin Islands. An admirable and colorful life. The autobiography of a gambler, painter and chess player.
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    Hooked on Chess

    A Memoir
    Catalog Code: B0008NIC

    Regular Price: $22.95

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    How Magnus Carlsen Became the Youngest Chess Grandmaster in the World
    The Story and the Games
    At the age of 13 years, 4 months and 26 days, Magnus Carlsen became the youngest chess grandmaster in the world. The international press raved about the Norwegian prodigy. The Washington Post even called him ‘the Mozart of chess’. Ten years on Magnus Carlsen is the number one in the world rankings and a household name far beyond chess circles. Time Magazine listed him as one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2013
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    How Magnus Carlsen Became the Youngest Chess Grandmaster in the World

    The Story and the Games
    Catalog Code: B0131NIC
    Our Price: $19.95

    Improve Your Chess Tactics
    700 Practical Lessons & Exercises
    Instruction + exercises according to the old Soviet Chess School. The best advice for chess players who want to improve quickly is: get better at tactics! Because the vast majority of amateur games is decided through tactics you will immediately start beating more opponents when you improve your tactical skills.
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    Improve Your Chess Tactics

    700 Practical Lessons & Exercises
    Catalog Code: B0099NIC
    Our Price: $19.95

    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
    Our Price: $23.95

    Johannes Zukertort
    Artist of the Chessboard
    In this monumental book, originally published in 1989 in a limited edition and highly sought after by chess collectors, Jimmy Adams brings Zukertort’s masterpieces to the notice of today’s chess world and secures his rightful place in history as an important link between the old combinational and the modern positional school.
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    Johannes Zukertort

    Artist of the Chessboard
    Catalog Code: B0145NIC
    Our Price: $39.95

    Mastering Complex Endgames
    Practical Lessons, Critical Ideas & Plans
    Daniel Naroditsky has done it again! Following 'Mastering Positional Chess' the American chess prodigy has written an instructional book that is at least as ambitious as his acclaimed debut. Naroditsky draws heavily on his own experience as a player and has no problem pointing out his own mistakes. His systematic approach and didactic skills help you to understand rather than just memorize these endings. Rarely if ever before have the ideas that decide endings been explained so clearly. This book will take your endgame technique to the next level.
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    Mastering Complex Endgames

    Practical Lessons, Critical Ideas & Plans
    Catalog Code: B0123NIC
    Our Price: $32.95

    Mastering Positional Chess
    Practical Lessons of a Junior World Champion
    Mastering Positional Chess is a serious, but entertaining chess instruction book. Daniel started writing it when he realized that his lack of positional understanding was causing him to lose many games.
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    Mastering Positional Chess

    Practical Lessons of a Junior World Champion
    Catalog Code: B0088NIC
    Our Price: $23.95

    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
    Our Price: $26.95

    Move First, Think Later - 3rd EDITION
    Sense and Nonsense in Improving Your Chess
    Move First, Think Later shows a healthy distrust of accepted methods to get better at chess.
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    Move First, Think Later - 3rd EDITION

    Sense and Nonsense in Improving Your Chess
    Catalog Code: B0111NIC
    Our Price: $23.95

    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

    Regular Price: $17.95

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    Power Chess for Kids
    Learn How to Think Ahead and Become One of the Best Players in Your School
    A power move, explains experienced chess teacher Charles Hertan, is a winning master tactic that requires thinking ahead. To become one of the best chess players in your school you need to be able to think just 1,5 moves ahead, and this book teaches the four basic tricks do so.
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    Power Chess for Kids

    Learn How to Think Ahead and Become One of the Best Players in Your School
    Catalog Code: B0104NIC
    Our Price: $16.95

    Power Chess for Kids - Volume 2
    More Ways to Think Ahead and Become One of the Best Players in Your School
    For kids who love to amaze their friends with their chess skills, Charles Hertan presents new ways to find Power Moves, winning tactics that require thinking ahead. In Volume 2, the four special teachers get a new colleague! Knelly the Knight arrives on the scene and will assists Zort (a computer from outer space), the Dinosaurs, the Power Chess Kids and the Chess Professor. Together they will help you to become a very dangerous chess player.
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    Power Chess for Kids - Volume 2

    More Ways to Think Ahead and Become One of the Best Players in Your School
    Catalog Code: B0132NIC
    Our Price: $16.95

    Sacrifice and Initiative in Chess
    Seize the Moment to Get the Advantage
    In this book Ivan Sokolov presents a set of practical tools that will help you to master the art of sacrifice. By concentrating on the aim you are trying to achieve, rather than on the opening you are playing or the piece you might be going to sack, he teaches you how to come to a reasonable risk assessment and how to trust your intuition. There is a separate part on seizing the initiative without actually giving up material. Ivan Sokolov has written an entertaining and instructive guide, packed with useful advice and lots of practical examples.
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    Sacrifice and Initiative in Chess

    Seize the Moment to Get the Advantage
    Catalog Code: B0133NIC
    Our Price: $29.95

    Techniques of Positional Play
    45 Practical Methods to Gain the Upper Hand in Chess
    Opening preparation is useful, but understanding the middlegame is much more important. This book, an improved edition of a Russian classic, teaches amateur chess players 45 extremely effective skills in a crystal-clear manner.
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    Techniques of Positional Play

    45 Practical Methods to Gain the Upper Hand in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0134NIC
    Our Price: $29.95

    The Chess Instructor 2009
    The New in Chess Compendium for Chess Teachers, Coaches and Parents
    The Chess Instructor 2009 is the first publication to give comprehensive answers to all questions of chess teachers and parents. It provides tools and methodologies for beginners as well as for more advanced coaching. With ready-to-use teaching exercises for all levels.
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    The Chess Instructor 2009

    The New in Chess Compendium for Chess Teachers, Coaches and Parents
    Catalog Code: B0054NIC
    Our Price: $26.95

    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
    Our Price: $27.95

    The Magic Tactics of Mikhail Tal
    Learn from the Legend
    Mikhail Tal was one of the greatest geniuses of chess history. The magician from Riga, as he was known because of his dazzling attacking games, took the chess world by storm and in 1961, at the age of twenty-three, he won the world championship.
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    The Magic Tactics of Mikhail Tal

    Learn from the Legend
    Catalog Code: B0120NIC
    Our Price: $28.95

    The Stress of Chess
    ...and its Infinite Finesse
    In this memoir Walter Browne recounts his formative years, how he befriended and played Bobby Fischer in New York City, how he travelled the world, made his name and lived his life. He annotates his best chess games from over four decades, great attacking games full of sacrifices and fireworks, in a clear style that is accessible for amateur players.
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    The Stress of Chess

    ...and its Infinite Finesse
    Catalog Code: B0113NIC
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    The World Champions I Knew
    The legendary chess players that Genna Sosonko brings to life in this new collection of his acclaimed writing have one thing in common: Capablanca, Alekhine, Euwe, Botvinnik, Smyslov, Tal and Petrosian, they were all world champions.
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    The World Champions I Knew

    Catalog Code: B0128NIC
    Our Price: $29.95

    Tune Your Chess Tactics Antenna
    Know When (And Where!) to Look for Winning Combinations
    If only life was as straightforward as a book of chess exercises! If only someone would tap you on the shoulder every time the moment to show your tactical skills has arrived This book will teach you to recognize the signals that tell you that somewhere in the position you are looking at there is a tactical blow just waiting to be found. What you need, and what this book helps you to acquire, is a Chess Tactics Antenna.
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    Tune Your Chess Tactics Antenna

    Know When (And Where!) to Look for Winning Combinations
    Catalog Code: B0124NIC
    Our Price: $28.95

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