The Modern Openings in Theory and Practice
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Description / The Modern Openings in Theory and Practice
The effect of the openings on the game as it proceeds is explained and developed. Opening theories are shown to develop by a natural transition into plans for the middle-game and this is illustrated with copius examples from modern tournament practice.
Especially valuable is Sokolsky's concentration on the influence and use of not only the central squares of the board but also those important squares that are contiguous to the center. He reveals how certain key openings are almost completely concerned with the exploitation of those squares. He also provides a selection of miniature games which are chiefly to be enjoyed but which will of course be immensely helpful in developing the player's opening game.
The translators and editors both leading chess experts and writers have succeeded in producing a text that is outstanding for its clarity and readability.
|Publication Date||Dec 4, 2016|
|Notation Type||DN - Descriptive|
|Book Binding Type||Paperback|
|Book Edition||This is a Modern Reprint of a Classic Book|
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