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    PRE-ORDER - Attacking the Strongpoint - PAPERBACK
    The Philosophy of Chess
    Catalog Code: B0127RE

    Grandmaster Igor Zaitsev ranks as one of the most creative chess minds ever in the history of the royal game. This is his book of secrets and methods, his remarkable life’s work. In his eye-opening title chapter, “Attacking the Strongpoint,” Zaitsev makes explicitly clear a common strategic element never formalized until this book. Often overlooked by amateurs and even GMs, the idea can lead to winning tactics in many games!
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    PRE-ORDER - Attacking the Strongpoint - PAPERBACK

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    PRE-ORDER - Attacking the Strongpoint - SIGNED HARDCOVER
    The Philosophy of Chess
    Catalog Code: B0127RE-SGN

    Grandmaster Igor Zaitsev ranks as one of the most creative chess minds ever in the history of the royal game. This is his book of secrets and methods, his remarkable life’s work. In his eye-opening title chapter, “Attacking the Strongpoint,” Zaitsev makes explicitly clear a common strategic element never formalized until this book. Often overlooked by amateurs and even GMs, the idea can lead to winning tactics in many games!
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    PRE-ORDER - Attacking the Strongpoint - SIGNED HARDCOVER

    $79.95
    Intuition Navigates Chaos - Turbo - Evaluation & Strategy - GM Damian Lemos
    Catalog Code: DVD-INC-4

    This is all about turbocharging your improvement with super-rich examples that will light up the shadowy areas of your chess understanding. It’s high-level stuff but GM Lemos has broken it down so anyone who’s reasonably smart will get it… and we know you’re smart or you wouldn’t have read this far.
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    Intuition Navigates Chaos - Turbo - Evaluation & Strategy - GM Damian Lemos

    $39.95
    Think Like A Machine - HARDCOVER
    Catalog Code: B0172QT

    In positions taken almost exclusively from modern tournament play, the authors present jaw-dropping continuations which humans struggle to find, not due to lower human computing power, due to conceptual and perceptual limitations. In this book these “crazy” moves are analysed and categorized. If you want to expand your chess imagination, understanding and intuition, Think Like a Machine is the book is for you.
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    Think Like A Machine - HARDCOVER

    $34.95
    Intuition Navigates Chaos - Accelerate Your Chess - GM Simon Williams - Volume 3
    Catalog Code: DVD-INC-3

    Simon has collected the games that led to breakthroughs in his own development, and takes you through each one in such a way that you make the discoveries for yourself – a far more powerful method of teaching/learning than simply giving you the answers.
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    Intuition Navigates Chaos - Accelerate Your Chess - GM Simon Williams - Volume 3

    $139.95
    Intuition Navigates Chaos - Club Player's Manifesto 2K - GM Damian Lemos - Volume 1
    Catalog Code: DVD-INC-1

    This 12-hour course is designed to help you smash through the 2000 barrier - a barrier most players never get close to. You'll learn how to handle the critical moments to get the big decisions right every time.
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    Intuition Navigates Chaos - Club Player's Manifesto 2K - GM Damian Lemos - Volume 1

    $139.95
    Intuition Navigates Chaos - The Super GM Skill Set - GM Sam Shankland - Volume 2
    Catalog Code: DVD-INC-2

    In this 15-hour intensive training, GM Shankland guides you through 34 elite-level games, testing your ability to think, evaluate, and make decisions.
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    Intuition Navigates Chaos - The Super GM Skill Set - GM Sam Shankland - Volume 2

    $139.95
    The Modern Triangle
    Catalog Code: B0151EU

    This book presents the Triangle set-up, which arises after 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3/Nf3 c6. This move order avoids many unpleasant systems for White, notably the Catalan, the Exchange Slav and the Botvinnik Variation. It leads to sharp strategically unbalanced play and brings Black excellent practical results.
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    The Modern Triangle

    $29.95
    The Susan Polgar Method for Scholastic Chess - Volume 2
    Learn Chess The Right Way in 15 Minutes a Week
    Catalog Code: DVD-SCHOLASTIC-2

    Imagine watching your clever little chess nut gradually become smarter, do much better at school, win the occasional chess tournament — AND have tons of fun!
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    The Susan Polgar Method for Scholastic Chess - Volume 2

    $84.95
    Daily Chess Training - Chess Tactics For Improvers - Vol. 1
    Improve your tactical radar to step up your game
    Catalog Code: B0018CH

    Working through the puzzles and then carefully play through the thoroughly annotated solutions will help you to up your tactical radar as well as your calculation skills. So if you are up for the challenge, here is the opportunity to prepare for the next leap forward.
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    Daily Chess Training - Chess Tactics For Improvers - Vol. 1

    $20.95
    How to Swindle in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0132BT

    Grandmaster and respected chess journalist Andrew Soltis explains just why swindles aren’t accidental or a matter of luck, and shows players of all levels how they can become “swindlers,” with plenty of examples along the way.
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    How to Swindle in Chess

    $24.95
    Your Chess Battle Plan
    Catalog Code: B0524EM

    Your Chess Battle Plan focuses on how Magnus Carlsen and other great masters decide on the best strategy in a position and then find the right ways to implement it. Clear advice shows you how to hone in on the most relevant features of a position in order to decide what your general plan needs to be.
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    Your Chess Battle Plan

    $28.95
    Squeezing 1.e4 e5 - A Solid Strategic Approach
    Catalog Code: B0150EU

    The previous book of Khalifman and Soloviov, The Modern Scotch, discussed how to counter 1.e4 e5 in the most direct, aggressive and sometimes even risky fashion. Their new work explores a radically different approach. It presents a White repertoire based on the Four Knights Game, and in particular, the main line – the traditional system with 4.Bb5.
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    Squeezing 1.e4 e5 - A Solid Strategic Approach

    $33.95
    Together with Mamedyarov
    Catalog Code: B0064TH

    This book is dedicated to all young chess players aspiring to improve but I also hope that it will be interesting for admirers of the Azeri “number one” chess player’s creativity and his fans. Further we hope this book will be useful for coaches in their work.
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    Together with Mamedyarov

    $36.95
    Chess Calculation Training for Kids and Club Players
    Level One - Checkmating
    Catalog Code: B0063TH

    You should go through the book chapter by chapter. The complexity of the examples increases throughout the book, and you shouldn’t skip a category if you consider it too easy. The book covers the full thinking process you should have when trying to mate your opponent, or when the situation of your opponent’s king may tempt you to look further in a mating direction.
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    Chess Calculation Training for Kids and Club Players

    $26.95
    How and When to Break the Rules in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0522EM

    Two great books from the Everyman Chess Library, Play Unconventional Chess and Win by Noam A. Manellla and Zeev Zohar and Break the Rules! A Modern Look at Chess Strategy by Neil McDonald, brought together in one volume.
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    How and When to Break the Rules in Chess

    $29.95
    Attacking with g2-g4
    The Modern Way to Get the Upper Hand in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0226NIC

    With lots of instructive examples, Kryakvin explains the ins and outs of the attack on the g-file: the typical ways to gain tempo and keep the momentum, and the manoeuvres that will maximize your opponent’s problems. After working with this book you will be fully equipped to use this modern battering ram to define the battlefield. You will have fun and win games!
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    Attacking with g2-g4

    $24.95
    Chess Secrets I Learned from the Masters
    Catalog Code: B0351IS

    In this book, Lasker provides mini-biographies for many masters who otherwise would not be remembered today. He shows how he learned from them and this enabled him to increase his chess strength.
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    Chess Secrets I Learned from the Masters

    $25.95
    500 Combinations To Train Yourself
    Catalog Code: B0139OB

    Alain Benlolo - trainer of the French Chess Federation - offers a large choice of combinations for the greater part extracted from games played in competitions by leading grand-masters.
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    500 Combinations To Train Yourself

    $24.95
    Fundamental Chess Strategy in 100 Games
    Catalog Code: B0061TH

    This book is highly recommended for club players, advanced players and masters, although even higher rated players may also find it useful. There is no doubt that lower rated players will learn a lot about thinking processes and decision making, while some logical principles can be put to use by more advanced players too.
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    Fundamental Chess Strategy in 100 Games

    $38.95
    Fight 1. d4 With The Tarrasch
    A Complete Black Repertoire vs. 1. d4
    Catalog Code: B0124RE

    This book is exceptional! Tarrasch exponents have been blessed in the past years with some excellent works, and this book continues this happy trend. It is both a detailed reference manual and a source of inspiration. For example, in the main line 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 c5 4.cxd5 exd5 5.Nf3 Nc6 6.g3 Nf6 7.Bg2 Be7 8.0-0 0-0 9.dxc5, I was intrigued to see such interesting analysis of the unusual gambit line 9...d4 as well as the main line 9...Bxc5.
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    Fight 1. d4 With The Tarrasch

    $29.95
    Chess Strategy
    Catalog Code: B0349IS

    This book has taught two generations of chess players how to play forcefully and intelligently. Thousands of people, absolute novices at the game and skilled players alike, have profited from "Chess Strategy," with such famous Grandmasters as Paul Keres and Reuben Fine acclaiming it as the work which first showed them the way to successful chess.
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    Chess Strategy

    $19.95
    Understanding Before Moving Volume 3 - Sicilian Structures - Part 1
    Catalog Code: B0056TH

    This book, the third in its series, provides an overview of the positions and corresponding plans arising from the Sicilian Structures and in this first part the Najdorf & Scheveningen. The method is based on the column Understanding Before Moving in the chess magazine of the Royal Dutch Chess Federation; readers who follow it may hope to significantly increase their skill.
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    Understanding Before Moving Volume 3 - Sicilian Structures - Part 1

    $36.95
    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 1
    Catalog Code: B0060EV

    The author presents a full opening repertory for the club player, which is analysed in six volumes. In the books you will find many novelties for both sides, with a full move-to-move presentation. Furthermore, the reader will get access to middlegame strategies, endgame techniques and common tactical motifs, which are patterning the proposed variations.
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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 1

    $27.50
    The Susan Polgar Method for Scholastic Chess - Volume 1
    Learn Chess The Right Way in 15 Minutes a Week
    Catalog Code: DVD-SCHOLASTIC-1

    Imagine watching your clever little chess nut gradually become smarter, do much better at school, win the occasional chess tournament — AND have tons of fun!
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    The Susan Polgar Method for Scholastic Chess - Volume 1

    $84.95
    Planning - Move by Move
    First the Idea and Then the Move!
    Catalog Code: B0518EM

    In this book, grandmaster and experienced author Zenón Franco explains planning in detail. He organizes material in terms of: typical structures, advantage in space, maneuvering play, simplification and, finally attack and defence. Using games played by elite players he explains how plans are formed and carried out in these different scenarios.
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    Planning - Move by Move

    $29.95
    Small Steps 2 Success
    Mastering Passed Pawn Play
    Catalog Code: B0160QT

    Pawn play is a fundamental aspect of chess strategy, yet often neglected in chess literature. In this, his second book on pawn play, Super-GM Sam Shankland sheds light on the vital topic of Passed Pawns.
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    Small Steps 2 Success

    $34.95
    Small Steps 2 Success - PAPERBACK
    Mastering Passed Pawn Play
    Catalog Code: B0167QT

    Pawn play is a fundamental aspect of chess strategy, yet often neglected in chess literature. In this, his second book on pawn play, Super-GM Sam Shankland sheds light on the vital topic of Passed Pawns.
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    Small Steps 2 Success - PAPERBACK

    $34.95
    Daily Chess Training - Chess Tactics - Vol. 2
    Catalog Code: B0017CH

    In the present book, you will be challenged 404 times but unlike most tactics puzzle books you don't know what your objective is: do I need to find a mate, find an opportunity skewer or pin a piece, use a tactical turn to gain a positional advantage and how far do I need to calculate?These questions are you are faced with when you play your own games and therefore this book tries to replicate this position.
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    Daily Chess Training - Chess Tactics - Vol. 2

    $21.95
    Jose Raul Capablanca - Great Chess Combinations
    Catalog Code: B0018RCH

    This book is a collection of the best combinations played by Jose Raul Capablanca in chronological order. Each exercise features a number of points - 1 to 4 - given for solving it, depending on the exercises's difficulty. This allows trainers and teachers to use this book both for self training and in lessons for their students.
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    Jose Raul Capablanca - Great Chess Combinations

    $9.95
    The Manual of Chess Combinations - Vol. 1a
    Catalog Code: B0008RCH

    The book is a new edition of a bestseller by an experienced coach Sergey Ivashchenko. Over 200,000 copies of his books were sold in the Soviet Union in the late 1980's! This book is intended for beginners, both children and adults. The themes are: Mate in one, Mate in two, Win a queen, Win a rook, Win a piece, etc. The book designed for chess players with ELO 900-1200 points. Includes more than 700 tactical problems classified according to themes and difficulty.
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    The Manual of Chess Combinations - Vol. 1a

    $19.95
    Alexander Alekhine - Great Chess Combinations
    Catalog Code: B0019RCH

    This book is a collection of the best combinations played by Alexander Alekhine in chronological order. Each exercise features a number of points - 1 to 4 - given for solving it, depending on the exercises's difficulty. This allows trainers and teachers to use this book both for self training and in lessons for their students.
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    Alexander Alekhine - Great Chess Combinations

    $14.95
    2000 Chess Exercises - 4 Books
    Catalog Code: B0024RCH

    These are the best chess books for children in our country today!
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    2000 Chess Exercises - 4 Books

    $39.95
    Chess Middlegame Strategies - Volume 3
    Strategy Meets Dynamics
    Catalog Code: B0052TH

    The book contains 43 annotated games divided among seven chapters. Within these pages you will find strategic plans related to typical pawn structures arising from the Geller/Tolush Gambit or the Anti-Moscow Gambit. By taking the time to study those chapters you should come away with a deeper understanding of the subtle nuances in pawn structures and the dynamics that arise. In addition, you will learn different strategic/dynamic ideas and this will strengthen your practical play in such positions.
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    Chess Middlegame Strategies - Volume 3

    $35.95
    Chess Tactics Workbook for Kids
    Catalog Code: B0206GB

    Chess Tactics Workbook for Kids is the first in a new series of books that help players gain chess skills by tackling hundreds of carefully chosen exercises. The themes are similar to those in Gambit’s best-selling ‘Chess for Kids’ series, but the focus is on getting vital hands-on experience. Many positions build on ones given earlier, showing how advanced ideas are normally made up of simpler ones that we can all grasp.
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    Chess Tactics Workbook for Kids

    $16.95
    Chess Logic in Practice
    How to Find Logical Solutions to Over-the-Board Problems
    Catalog Code: B0205GB

    Throughout, the discussion is illustrated by a mass of examples from both recent elite chess and the play of Kislik and his students, showing how his themes cut across all levels of chess. After the book’s two main sections – Thinking Concepts and Positional Concepts – comes a section of exercises, again with a strikingly original theme: our task is simply to assess each position.
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    Chess Logic in Practice

    $26.95

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