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Download Chess Openings for White, Explained: Winning with 1. E4 by Lev Alburt PDF

By Lev Alburt

This ebook bargains a really slender starting repertoire, yet that is not inevitably a foul factor. i think that it is important to increase a extra particular repertoire and to turn into a professional in a single specific establishing, instead of spending giant quantities of time on diverse openings while one might serve simply wonderful. This e-book can be effortless to learn, with worthwhile "main strains" in daring print and big chess diagrams, after which "sidelines" in typical print and smaller diagrams. this can be the type of chess booklet you don't want a chess board to learn, that is lovely dang infrequent on the planet of chess books. I definetly reccomend this booklet.

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Download Play the French, 3rd (Cadogan Chess Books) by John Watson PDF

By John Watson

After the monstrous good fortune of the 1st versions, the chess international has been waiting for the following instalment with baited breath... and now the wait is over! once more this can be a totally revised variation of John Watson's vintage Play the French, supplying Black with an entire repertoire within the French Defence, essentially the most strategically and dynamically advanced starting platforms. As is average together with his books, Watson frequently hands the reader with no longer one, yet a decision of 2 and infrequently 3 traces opposed to each major edition. Watson additionally offers a radical grounding at the positional and tactical elements of the outlet and descriptions the common plans for either White and Black. this is often quite welcome for these rookies wishing so as to add the French Defence to their openings armoury. final, yet now not least, hardened French Defence devotees will locate lots of unique research and proposals to sink their the teeth into.
The past versions of Play the French have been among the main robust establishing books of the Nineteen Eighties and 90s, and this in simple terms additional to the big variety of French Defence advocates at each point of chess. Now Watson has up to date his research for French Defence avid gamers of the recent millennium.

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Download The Art of Checkmate by Georges Renaud PDF

By Georges Renaud

Thorough type of 23 mating events, together with Legal's pseudo-sacrifice, the double cost, smothered mate, Greco's mate, the hall mate, etc. study from 127 video games by way of Tartakower, Janowski, Rubinstein, Blackburne, others, illustrating positional maneuvers resulting in those friends. overview quizzes try out development.

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Download Essential Chess Endings: The Tournament Player's Guide by James Howell PDF

By James Howell

Wisdom of the endgame is a crucial zone in chess, and plenty of issues are misplaced via an inadequate figuring out of its simple rules. right here, for the aspiring participant, a focus on regular endings more likely to ensue in perform; rook endings which seem usually in tournaments; even the usually missed and relatively basic king and pawn endings. newbie

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Download The Unknown Capablanca by David Hooper, Dale Brandreth PDF

By David Hooper, Dale Brandreth

Over 2 hundred video games via the good Cuban champion drawn from lesser fits and exhibition occasions. incorporated are video games opposed to Corzo, which earned Capablanca the Cuban Championship on the age of 12, in addition to fit and exhibition video games, session video games, simultaneous video games with clocks, extra. Bibliography. 151 diagrams.

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Download The Alekhine for the Tournament Player by Lev Alburt PDF

By Lev Alburt

Alekhine's Defence is without doubt one of the such a lot provocative openings on the black's disposal, excellent for event gamers searching for intriguing video games. the entire vital diversifications are lined during this booklet which makes use of various illustrative video games to illustrate the foremost suggestions. lots of those video games are from Alburt's personal perform of the Alekhine, within which he's an skilled exponent. Lev Alburt is the present US Champion and Eric Schiller is a US grasp and writer of a few books in this topic quarter.

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Download 107 Great Chess Battles by Alexander Alekhine PDF

By Alexander Alekhine

One of the best avid gamers of all time, Alexander Alekhine (1892–1946) used to be international chess champion for over sixteen years. not just a perfect grasp of the advanced place, he used to be additionally an outstanding annotator. during this quantity he offers a lot details and perception approximately greater than a hundred video games performed among 1939 and 1945, in addition to delightfully candid perspectives on fellow masters and opponents for the realm title.
In half One, dedicated to open video games, Alekhine analyzes video games that includes such openings because the Ruy Lopez, 4 Knights online game, Philidor's security, and the Scotch Gambit. half is dedicated to semi-open video games, that includes the French safety, Caro-Kann safeguard, Sicilian protection, Alekhine's safety, and King's Pawn, Nimzowitsch protection. partially 3 Alekhine discusses examples of closed video games, together with the Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox protection; Queen's Gambit Declined, Slav security; Queens' Gambit accredited; Queen's Pawn, Nimzowitsch safety; the Queen's Pawn online game, English beginning, Catalan method; and more.
This e-book allows you to detect the stratagems and methods desirous about a bunch of interesting struggles among the world's maximum chess avid gamers: Alekhine, Capablanca, Bogoljubov, Kashdan, Reshevsky, Tartakower, Keres, Najdor, and diverse others. With attribute thoroughness, readability, and humor, Alekhine courses you thru the intricacies of every contest, illuminating advanced positions and supplying a global champion's particular perception and commentary.
Whatever your point of chess services, you will get pleasure from and reap the benefits of learning those video games, provided and analyzed via one of many superb strategists in chess history.

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