Grandmaster Preparation - Positional Play - PAPERBACK

    Grandmaster Preparation - Positional Play - PAPERBACK
    img
    Our Price: $29.95

    Catalog Product Code: B0079QT

    *Eligible for Media Mail Shipping Details
    In Stock Ready To Ship
    Share product with a friends & opponents!
    img img img img
    Publication Date: December 1, 2012
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 312

    Have there been times during a game when you have tried to calculate like mad, but can find no rhyme or reason to your lines? Have you ever felt that the computer's suggestions in your post-mortem analysis make no sense to you? Ever felt like the man with a hammer, suspecting that the world may not be made up entirely of nails after all?

    In Positional Play Jacob Aagaard shares his simple three-step tool of positional analysis that he has used with club players and famous grandmasters to improve their positional decision-making. Working from the starting point that all players who aspire to play at international level have a certain amount of positional understanding, Aagaard lays out an easy-to-follow training plan that will improve everyone's intuition and positional decision-making.

    From the foreword by Arthur Yusupov: "The tools that Aagaard uses in this book look simple. But his method of three questions and rather modest approach shouldn't deceive readers - if you follow the instructions carefully and concentrate on these important questions , you will most likely focus on the central elements of the position, which will help you to find the solutions of the exercises. Working with this book will train your decision-making process and learn some new practical skills. And maybe you will be able to make another step forwards (..)"

    Related Products

    • Decision Making in Chess - Adrian Mikhalchishin
      All major erroneous decisions are made at these moments when there are multiple possible choices. Mikhalchishin describes different critical moments in detail and explains how to react correctly.
      img

      Decision Making in Chess - Adrian Mikhalchishin

      Catalog Code: WIN0059CB

      Regular Price: $35.95

      Special Price: $32.95


    • E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 26 - Nimzowitsch: My System VOLUME 1
      This is the first DVD of a two-part DVD set containing a total of approximately 4 hours (combined) of instruction based on Nimzowitch's classic My System which is the foundation for modern day progressive thinking. Roman will help you understand Nimzowitch's ideas and theories while adding 75 years of improvements, updates, and changes. Roman will cover both positional and tactical examples, bringing to life one of the most popular and instructive books ever published.
      img

      E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 26 - Nimzowitsch: My System VOLUME 1

      Catalog Code: E-DVD0026RM
      Our Price: $14.95

    • SHOPWORN - Winning Chess Strategies
      Proven Principles from One of the World's Top Chess Players
      Strategy - it's the ultimate secret weapon for championship players around the world. Drawing on his considerable experience in tournament play, Yasser Seirawan shows you how to apply flexible strategic principles to every part of your game. Using Seirawan's simple and effective planning and analysis techniques, you'll enter each game with confidence and energy, ready to play forcefully and intelligently - the way you need to play so you can win!
      img

      SHOPWORN - Winning Chess Strategies

      Proven Principles from One of the World's Top Chess Players
      Catalog Code: SWB0195EM

      Regular Price: $24.95

      Special Price: $13.48


    • Hanging Pawns
      Short Description for Hanging Pawns - CB0013XX
      img

      Hanging Pawns

      Catalog Code: CB0013XX

      Regular Price: $9.95

      Special Price: $3.98


    • How to Crush Your Chess Opponents
      An Inspiring Guide for the Modern Attacker
      Simon Williams, one of Britain's most dynamic and aggressive chess-players, has selected his favourite attacking games from the modern era, and annotated them with an infectious zeal that will inspire and instruct. He takes us inside the decision-making process, explaining how each stage in an attacking concept is formed, and shows how top players spot the signs that indicate it is time to stake everything on an all-out assault. We also get insights into the role of intuition and calculation in both attack and defence
      img

      How to Crush Your Chess Opponents

      An Inspiring Guide for the Modern Attacker
      Catalog Code: B0025GB
      Our Price: $14.95

    • 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.
      img

      Saving Lost Positions

      Catalog Code: B0087IS
      Our Price: $14.95

    • POWER PLAY - Knights and Bishops - Daniel King - VOLUME 8
      In this 7th Power Play DVD, Daniel King helps you to recognize when a piece is poorly placed and what to do about it.
      img

      POWER PLAY - Knights and Bishops - Daniel King - VOLUME 8

      Catalog Code: WIN0071CB

      Regular Price: $39.95

      Special Price: $36.95


    • Chess Strategy 3.0
      This chess software course is aimed at teaching the student much of the game's strategical methods and intricacies, using a theoretical section which includes over 450 games and lectures.
      img

      Chess Strategy 3.0

      Catalog Code: WIN0119CV
      Our Price: $31.95

    • How To Think Like a Grandmaster - Chess Lecture - Volume 1
      GM Eugene Perelshteyn earned his third GM norm and the title GM after sharing first place in the 2006 Foxwoods Open, He won the Samford Chess Fellowship in 2002, awarded to the top American Player under 25 years old earning $64,000, Eugene also led the Unversity of Maryland, Baltimore County to a few Pan American championships from 1998-2002.
      img

      How To Think Like a Grandmaster - Chess Lecture - Volume 1

      Catalog Code: DVD0001CL
      Our Price: $19.95

    • ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 54 - Capitalizing on Your Opponent's Weakness Created in the Game
      This DVD is part of Roman's Getting the Winning Edge in the Middle Game series. In this volume Roman will help you recognize, exploit and capitalize on your opponents weakness. He will also help you to be able to avoid these mistakes in your own games.
      img

      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 54 - Capitalizing on Your Opponent's Weakness Created in the Game

      Catalog Code: DVD0054RM
      Our Price: $19.95

    Tell us what you think about this item!
    lb