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      101 Chess Questions Answered
      Sound Advice on all Aspects of Playing Chess
      Steve Giddins is an author acclaimed for his ability to write in down-to-earth style on fundamental chess topics. In this book he answers the questions that really matter to chess-players. His topics include many basic ideas, including some that have rarely been addressed so directly in chess literature, and thus are often misunderstood by club players. Where appropriate, the answers also address highly sophisticated concepts, providing insights gleaned from many years of experience and discussions with players and trainers of the highest level.
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      101 Chess Questions Answered

      Sound Advice on all Aspects of Playing Chess
      Catalog Code: B0013GB
      Our Price: $14.95

      Chess for Children
      How to Play the World's Most Popular Board Game
      With this charming book, children will delight in learning the basic moves of chess - the most popular and challenging strategy game of all. All the rules of chess are clearly explained, step by step, assuming no prior knowledge. The lessons are reinforced by the inventive tales that George is told by his pet alligator Kirsty, self-proclaimed Grand Alligator of chess.
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      Chess for Children

      How to Play the World's Most Popular Board Game
      Catalog Code: B0157GB
      Our Price: $16.95

      Chess Openings for Kids
      Featuring 50 Mighty Opening Systems
      For chess-players of all ages and abilities, it is vital to get off to a good start. This simple guide provides all the tips and ideas needed to play purposefully from move one. That's because these 50 Mighty Openings are the very ones used by chess masters and grandmasters to outwit opponents time and again. This book teaches the names and starting moves of all the main chess openings, and explains the basic ideas.
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      Chess Openings for Kids

      Featuring 50 Mighty Opening Systems
      Catalog Code: B0164GB
      Our Price: $16.95

      Chess Puzzles for Kids
      100 Puzzles to Torment Your Brain Cells
      This chess puzzle super-challenge contains 100 fun positions to solve, ranging from encouragingly easy to mind-numbingly hard.
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      Chess Puzzles for Kids

      100 Puzzles to Torment Your Brain Cells
      Catalog Code: B0183GB
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      Chess School for Beginners
      Written by GM Yury Razuvaev, well-known GM and one of Anatoly Karpov’s coaches, this friendly interactive course is intended for both children and adult beginners.
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      Chess School for Beginners

      Catalog Code: WIN0039CV
      Our Price: $32.95

      Chess Tactics - LEVEL 1
      This training program is designed for beginning chess players, those that have a basic understanding of the game of Chess.
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      Chess Tactics - LEVEL 1

      Catalog Code: WIN0082CV
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      Chess Tactics ART for Beginners
      This course can be rightfully considered the predecessor to the Chess Tactics ART (CT-ART) course written for club and intermediate players.
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      Chess Tactics ART for Beginners

      Catalog Code: WIN0132CV
      Our Price: $26.95

      Chess Tactics for Beginners - VOLUME 2.0
      This training program is designed for teaching children, either in groups with a teacher or at home guided by parents.
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      Chess Tactics for Beginners - VOLUME 2.0

      Catalog Code: WIN0115CV
      Our Price: $31.95

      Chess Tactics for Kids
      50 Tricky Tactics to Outwit Your Opponent
      Chess enthusiasts of all ages and levels will find this book an instructive delight. In a simple, easy-to-understand format it explains how to bamboozle your chess opponents using commonly occurring tactical motifs. The illustrative positions, all taken from real games, show the 50 Tricky Tactics that experienced chess masters use to win their games. Recognizing frequently-occurring tactical ideas is vital to success in chess. One of the fastest and most enjoyable ways to improve at chess is by learning these thematic manoeuvres. Beginners will benefit from the clear explanation of basic concepts, such as how to utilise a fork, pin, or skewer. Advanced players will delight in the many devious middlegame tricks - some classified here for the first time - which can catch out even grandmasters.
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      Chess Tactics for Kids

      50 Tricky Tactics to Outwit Your Opponent
      Catalog Code: B0170GB
      Our Price: $16.95

      Chess Training Package for Beginners
      Chess Training Package for beginners consists of five magnificent educational chess programs: Elementary Checkmates I, Elementary Checkmates II, Easy Ways to take pieces, Chess Tactics for Beginners, and Complete Chess Course.
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      Chess Training Package for Beginners

      Catalog Code: WIN0103CV
      Our Price: $79.95

      Chess: From Beginner To Club Player
      This teaching program is an excellent guide to learning the fundamentals of chess.
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      Chess: From Beginner To Club Player

      Catalog Code: WIN0116CV
      Our Price: $31.95

      CT-ART 5.0
      Finally a new and improved version of the legendary CT-ART has been released! CT-ART is an indispensable training tool for intermediate players.
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      CT-ART 5.0

      Catalog Code: WIN0068CV
      Our Price: $32.95

      DOWNLOAD - Chess Tactics ART for Beginners
      This course can be rightfully considered the predecessor to the Chess Tactics ART (CT-ART) course written for club and intermediate players.
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      DOWNLOAD - Chess Tactics ART for Beginners

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0132CV
      Our Price: $19.95

      DOWNLOAD - Chess Tactics for Beginners - VOLUME 2.0
      This training program is designed for teaching children, either in groups with a teacher or at home guided by parents.
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      DOWNLOAD - Chess Tactics for Beginners - VOLUME 2.0

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0115CV
      Our Price: $15.95

      DOWNLOAD - Chess Training Package for Beginners
      Chess Training Package for beginners consists of five magnificent educational chess programs: Elementary Checkmates I, Elementary Checkmates II, Easy Ways to take pieces, Chess Tactics for Beginners, and Complete Chess Course.
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      DOWNLOAD - Chess Training Package for Beginners

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0103CV
      Our Price: $74.95

      DOWNLOAD - Chess: From Beginner To Club Player
      This teaching program is an excellent guide to learning the fundamentals of chess.
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      DOWNLOAD - Chess: From Beginner To Club Player

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0116CV
      Our Price: $15.95

      DOWNLOAD - CT-ART 5.0
      Finally a new and improved version of the legendary CT-ART has been released! CT-ART is an indispensable training tool for intermediate players.
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      DOWNLOAD - CT-ART 5.0

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0068CV
      Our Price: $19.95

      DOWNLOAD - Elementary Checkmate - VOLUME II
      This training course contains 77,000 mate in one exercises taken from practical games with many pieces on the board. An excellent follow-up to CD Elementary Checkmates I.
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      DOWNLOAD - Elementary Checkmate - VOLUME II

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0085CV
      Our Price: $15.95

      DOWNLOAD - Elementary Checkmates - VOLUME I
      If you're a beginner, you simply can't afford to miss a mate in one if you want to improve your chess. This comprehensive course, developed by the chess experts at Convekta, addresses this problem.
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      DOWNLOAD - Elementary Checkmates - VOLUME I

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0079CV
      Our Price: $15.95

      DOWNLOAD - Houdini 4 Aquarium Pro
      Houdini 4 PRO Aquarium is a revolutionary analysis, database and chess publishing tool, combined with the worldΓÇÖs strongest chess playing engine, Houdini 4 PRO.
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      DOWNLOAD - Houdini 4 Aquarium Pro

      Catalog Code: E-WIN0123CV
      Our Price: $94.95

      Elementary Checkmate - VOLUME II
      This training course contains 77,000 mate in one exercises taken from practical games with many pieces on the board. An excellent follow-up to CD Elementary Checkmates I.
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      Elementary Checkmate - VOLUME II

      Catalog Code: WIN0085CV
      Our Price: $31.95

      Elementary Checkmates - VOLUME I
      If you're a beginner, you simply can't afford to miss a mate in one if you want to improve your chess. This comprehensive course, developed by the chess experts at Convekta, addresses this problem.
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      Elementary Checkmates - VOLUME I

      Catalog Code: WIN0079CV
      Our Price: $31.95

      Houdini 4 Aquarium Pro
      Houdini 4 PRO Aquarium is a revolutionary analysis, database and chess publishing tool, combined with the world’s strongest chess playing engine, Houdini 4 PRO.
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      Houdini 4 Aquarium Pro

      Catalog Code: WIN0123CV
      Our Price: $99.95

      How to Beat Your Dad at Chess
      Including the 50 Deadly Checkmates
      This is not just a book for kids - for 'Dad' read any opponent who beats you regularly! This book teaches the 50 Deadly Checkmates - basic attacking patterns that occur repeatedly in games between players of all standards. Each mating motif is carefully and simply explained, and several illustrative examples are given. A final test enables the reader to grade his pattern recognition abilities, and the last chapter explains what to do if your Dad is Garry Kasparov. Fun, instructive - and guaranteed to improve your game.
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      How to Beat Your Dad at Chess

      Including the 50 Deadly Checkmates
      Catalog Code: B0056GB
      Our Price: $16.95

      Learn Chess
      A Gold Medal Winner Explains How to Play and Win at Chess
      Starting with the very basics, this book tells you everything you need to know to become a successful chess-player. No prior knowledge is assumed. The reader learns step-by-step, with each new point illustrated by clear examples. By the end of the book, the reader will be fully ready to take on opponents across the board, or on the Internet, and start winning. Dr John Nunn has built up a world-wide reputation for the outstanding clarity of his writings on a wide range of chess topics. This is his first book to tackle the fundamentals of chess.
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      Learn Chess

      A Gold Medal Winner Explains How to Play and Win at Chess
      Catalog Code: B0130GB

      Regular Price: $12.95

      Our Price: $5.18


      Learn Chess Tactics
      Discover the Secrets of How to Win Chess Games
      This book teaches basic tactical ideas such as the fork, pin, and discovered attack, and introduces general ideas such as elimination, immobilization and compulsion. A basic knowledge of simple tactics will enable a novice to start winning games, by giving checkmate or capturing material. As the player progresses, his tactical arsenal will broaden, and he will start to play sacrifices and combinations, and develop a deeper understanding of the game. Players who fail to study tactics systematically tend to suffer from tactical blind-spots that plague them throughout their playing career, and thus they fail to realize their full potential.
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      Learn Chess Tactics

      Discover the Secrets of How to Win Chess Games
      Catalog Code: B0134GB
      Our Price: $19.95

      Pocket Chess Basics
      This chess program is designed especially for novice players who have already learned the rules of chess and now wish to become players of intermediate strength. Students will study essential concepts such as development, the center, fundamentals in chess tactics, basic endgame rules and much more!
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      Pocket Chess Basics

      Catalog Code: WIN0057CV
      Our Price: $21.95

      Pocket Chess Tactics for Beginners
      The author, well-known coach Ivaschenko, has been working at this chess material for over 20 years and many experts consider his handbook to be the best for beginners.
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      Pocket Chess Tactics for Beginners

      Catalog Code: WIN0058CV
      Our Price: $21.95

      Understanding Chess Middlegames
      Featuring the 100 Most Important Middlegame Ideas
      Following on from his successful Understanding Chess Endgames, John Nunn turns his attention to the middlegame - the phase of the chess battle where most games are decided, yet the one that has received the least systematic treatment from chess writers. With the outstanding clarity for which he is famous, Nunn breaks down complex problems into bite-sized pieces.
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      Understanding Chess Middlegames

      Featuring the 100 Most Important Middlegame Ideas
      Catalog Code: B0178GB
      Our Price: $24.95

      WIN - Dinosaur Chess
      Sign up for Professor MacDinosaur's chess class. You will grow from a hatchling, fresh from the egg, to a huge dinosaur ready to take on the Tyrannosaurus Rex. The action takes you through different parts of the dinosaur's world from jungles to forests. Here you learn the chess skills that will help you grow enough to defeat the other dinosaurs in battle.
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      WIN - Dinosaur Chess

      Catalog Code: WIN0015CV
      Our Price: $24.95

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