The Art of the Middle Game by Paul Keres

By Paul Keres

Translated via Harry Golombek. really good consultant to missed zone of chess. bold grandmasters hide attacking the king, safety, value of pawn constitution, research, even more. Authoritative advent via Harry Golombek. Belongs within the library of each severe chess fanatic. Indexes of gamers and middle-game topics.

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French Defence: Steinitz, Classical And Other Systems by Lev Psakhis

By Lev Psakhis

This can be the fourth and ultimate quantity of Lev Psakhis's enormous paintings at the French Defence. Following on from his survey of the Winawer edition (Volume 3), the writer right here analyses Black's replacement responses to three Nc3. as well as the Steinitz version (3...Nf6 four e5) and the Classical method (3...Nf6 four Bg5 Be7), this quantity comprises the Rubinstein, Burn and MacCutcheon structures, all of that have obvious an upsurge of curiosity lately. The publication provides a wealth of illustrative video games via Viswanathan Anand, Alexei Shirov, Alexander Grischuk, Jan Timman, Viktor Korchnol and different top gamers, seriously annotated with the main up to date theoretical refinements. An enthuslastic devotee of the French Defence for over twenty years now, Psakhis is still strictly goal in his decisions, so even if you play the French for White or Black, this can be the main authoritative and finished advisor on hand this day.

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Survival Guide for Chess Parents (Everyman Chess) by Tanya Jones

By Tanya Jones

In Survival advisor for Chess mom and dad, Tanya Jones concentrates at the various elements of being a "chess father or mother" and solutions the numerous questions dealing with people with chess-playing young children. there is definitely extra to this than meets the attention. difficulties are as different as 'How am i able to assist in the very early stages?', 'How do i locate compatible golf equipment and tournaments?', 'Should I watch whilst she or he is playing?' and 'How do i locate an outstanding chess coach?' Jones additionally tackles points resembling chess and schooling, plus the ever-increasing position of pcs and the net. even if a toddler is simply beginning out within the online game or is a budding prodigy, this ebook is vital reading.*A entire advisor for the chess parent*Explains the intricacies of event rules*Tackles the themes of score and grades

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Beating 1.d4 Sidelines (Grandmaster Repertoire, Volume 11) by Boris Avrukh

By Boris Avrukh

Such a lot gamers are cozy utilizing their favorite defence opposed to 1.d4 through c2-c4, however it isn't really regularly effortless to discover an antidote to the various sidelines at White’s disposal. From the bodacious Blackmar-Diemer Gambit, to the villainous Veresov, to fiendish fianchetto platforms to the treacherous Trompowsky, Black has to be able to meet an entire array of slippery platforms, each one bringing its personal particular risks and challenges.

Grandmaster Repertoire eleven – Beating 1.d4 Sidelines presents a valid and lively repertoire opposed to nearly each non-standard establishing line at White’s disposal after either 1.d4 d5 and 1.d4 Nf6. the place acceptable, Avrukh covers every one white method after either 2...e6 and 2...g6, making this e-book appropriate for lovers of the Nimzo-Indian, King’s Indian and Grünfeld defences alike.

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The Sveshnikov Reloaded by Dorian Rogozenko

By Dorian Rogozenko

The Sveshnikov version of the Sicilian has turn into an immensely renowned chess establishing, having proved its worthy in any respect degrees. most sensible avid gamers of assorted kinds have used it usually, together with Kramnik, Leko, Shirov and Kasparov.

In this e-book Dorian Rogozenko seamlessly blends exact research with lucid reasons. Rogozenko comprehensively experiences glossy perform and provides his personal unique research and conclusions.

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El Arte de La Defensa En Ajedrez (Spanish Edition) by Andrew Soltis

By Andrew Soltis

Los angeles mayoría de las partidas no se ganan, sino que se pierden. Muchos manuales enseñan cómo explotar una posición cuando ya es favorable. El arte de los angeles defensa en ajedrez pasa revista a los aspectos prácticos del juego cuando no se tiene esa ventaja.

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Unorthodox Openings by Joel Benjamin

By Joel Benjamin

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FCP: a Handbook of Fundamental Chess Patterns by Rodolfo Pardi

By Rodolfo Pardi

It's not effortless for newbies and intermediate avid gamers to benefit the best way to play chess and enhance their online game. rather than studying in general via perform (which may possibly take years) and the examine of video games of Masters (difficult to appreciate and simply forgotten), this ebook offers a listing of guns: styles which wisdom is key to play well!

What you must be aware of prior to studying this book:
* easy methods to use algebraic Chess Notation
* A visualization of at the least four plies with no board
* ordinary tactical units, corresponding to Counting, Forks, Skewers, Pins

What you are going to examine during this book:
* uncomplicated styles that each participant needs to know
* how you can enhance your Game
* how you can use competition and significant Squares
* realize the chance for Simplification
* complex Tips

What you won't get, and why:
* a whole research of every development, this could want as much as 50 pages each one. this can be a instruction manual (where all you wish is a position), now not a handbook (which explains principles concerned and the way to find the proper solution)
* Capablanca: not anyone can learn how to play good in basic terms from the learn of a e-book, it may possibly purely function a advisor, and the remainder has to be performed by way of the teacher

There's no restrict to what's on hand to a Chess scholar this day, you'll find greater than 500 Gbytes of books, courses, video clips, a jungle during which the coed can move astray.
but if a Knight assessments your King in an endgame, are you aware the simplest sq. the place to maneuver your King, to prevent being checked the following 4 strikes? "Click to appear inside" to know

it's a universal opinion that robust avid gamers see a place divided into trouble-free teams (chunks), each one having targeted and recognized features, as a result of the large variety of video games they performed, analyzed and kept of their deep reminiscence, instantly spotting successful patterns

This publication comprises NO puzzles, yet a decision of purely !? 50 styles selected one of the crucial styles, which needs to be engraved on your brain, that you needs to realize instantly opposed to you and in your virtue, with none doubt, no hesitation, right away. Expecially in time trouble

styles whose wisdom is vital on the way to play good. no longer lists of never-ending strikes, very unlikely to recollect, yet positions that take place often, it's essential to realize with no considering, the best way Masters do.
My instructor used to claim: there are issues to appreciate or to recollect. right here you should remember

Are a lot of these styles known?
Sure they're, yet this isn't the purpose, a GM is aware 10.000 +, a CM approximately 2 hundred, yet what approximately you, are you able to have enough money to not understand them?

beginner and intermediate avid gamers are the objective of this booklet, type B and lower than, as much as 1750 USCF Elo ranking, approx 1650 Elo Fide.
Going periodically via them may also help you to not lose important issues or even to realize them, and your pondering time can be diminished. If just one of those styles used to be unknown to you otherwise you had doubts, your studying time are usually not wasted.
If you knew all of them as a substitute and not fell into them, nice, do tournaments and revel in Evelyne Nicod's cat illustrations

"Trapping a piece" element of this handbook exhibits the bad blunder of Fischer within the 1st online game of 1972 match, with the intention to stay away from it forever.

New! you can find at no cost on my website many similar video games, with English reviews, keep on with via and obtain PGN. visual appeal is straightforward and neat, diagrams commence on the acceptable flow (Test hyperlink in preview). an online connection is required, WiFi or different. higher event with Kindle fireplace or PC

benefit from the reading

Rodolfo Pardi, librarian, FSI (Italian Chess Federation) teacher and arbiter

Translation from Italian used to be lately checked, despite the fact that a few minor language mistakes may nonetheless be there, for which I make an apology. to envision that you're going to comprehend easily click on to seem inside.
To aid notation is algebraic with collectible figurines, superb tuned for visual appeal on a true Kindle.

May 2014. Bonus: hyperlink to loose addditional styles in trend # fifty five

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