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    Winning Chess Tactics

    Tactics and Combinations, Compiled and Explained by One of the World's Top Chess Players

    Product Code: B0196EM

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    Publisher: Everyman Chess
    Author: Yasser Seirawan
    Year of Publication: 2005

    Pages: 240
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


    Book DescriptionThis is the second in Seirawan's four volumes, taking the reader from the very basics of chess through appreciation of advanced play. He does a remarkable job of discussing tactics that usually appear only in books for advanced players and communicating them to anyone with a grasp of playing fundamentals. The first part of the book deals with basic tactics and how they can be used individually and in combination. In the second part, Seirawan introduces some of the great chess tacticians and their games, further illustrating tactics as they work out in real-life play.

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    Product Details

    ISBN 978-1857443868
    Manufacturer Everyman Chess
    Author(s) Yasser Seirawan
    Pages 240 Pages
    Publication Date Jan 1, 2005
    Notation Type AN - Algebraic
    Popular Series Winning Chess

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