Download Chess Problems Made Easy by T Taverner PDF

By T Taverner

Show description

Read Online or Download Chess Problems Made Easy PDF

Similar games: chess books

Great Chess Upsets

It is a number of sixty nine annotated video games performed through 17 of the best chess gamers in historical past. The video games are well specified by descriptive notation. integrated with all the video games is a biography of the gamers. This publication is an effective learn. Even with out enjoying over the video games, readers will locate it relaxing.

Hypermodern Chess: As Developed in the Games of Its Greatest Exponent, Aron Nimzovich

I provide this booklet a four big name for someone who desires to be brought to Nimzovich. What i love most sensible concerning the booklet is that Reinfeld introduces Nimzovich now not easily as a grandmaster, but in addition as an artist. what sort of artist was once he? The majestic flowing, classical good looks ala Rubinstein wasn't his. Dramatic is the key-phrase.

Bobby Fischer: His Approach to Chess

First, why you this e-book may be for you.

The strengths of this publication is the method of learning the play of Fischer. The procedure hired within the improvement of this booklet is unusual and intensely powerful to truly study the features of a private taking part in type. The research and dialogue is perfect for a constructing (but now not inevitably already robust participant) more often than not. The issues in interpreting Fischer's variety can be utilized to any chess grasp that one may well study.

Why did the booklet drop to 3 stars?

The research is normal too superficial to supply any genuine deep perception into the positions. This probably as a result power of the writer (FIDE approx. 2250). He definitely does a greater activity at explaining positions than yes GMs which are simply "mailing" of their research, yet does not come wherever close to with reference to the pinnacle chess writers similar to Beim, Marin and Soltis (and yes others). there are lots of occurences the place video games finish with the remark "and then it's Fischer's technique". The booklet is ready process however the writer by no means quite "gets" that Fischer's approach and shielding skills allowed Fischer to make competitive judgements. yes, he alluded to this in lots of sections, yet no synthesis was once supplied to truly supply an image of why Fischer's skill was once so dominate in his run opposed to the Soviets. this sort of dialogue may have enhanced the e-book significantly. as a substitute, the publication is number of attributes characterizing a enjoying sort with regularly 4 or 5 examples. My major challenge is that the majority examples and features can be stumbled on for many most sensible GMs. the writer did little or no to distinction the effectiveness Fischer's variety opposed to the avid gamers of his time or perhaps the avid gamers as much as the book date.

In end . ..

If you are an aspiring bettering participant, this booklet is an engaging and instructive learn yet do your individual homework! plow through a publication like Soltis' Fischer Rediscovered and positively learn Bobby Fischer's My Sixty so much Memorable video games. simply forget about the truth that the attributes are hugely comparable and sometimes an merchandise like "timing" can't be disconnected from the entire different features and doubtless will not be mentioned at its personal subject.

Additional resources for Chess Problems Made Easy

Example text

Of course, if he does not capture, a fatal result is brought about by another move made possible by the offered sacrifice of the White Q. A theme involving this idea, but brought about by en passant moves, is exhibited in 3 52 more notes and comments 53 (already referred to) and also in 233 and 244, the Black P which makes the en passant capture shutting out a possible defence. An unusual theme is disclosed in 242. It is a kind of inversion of the ordinary self-block, because the blocks do not prevent moves of the Black K, but make impossible moves of Black pieces which otherwise would successfully defend against certain attacks.

CuuuuuuuuC {WDRhWDWD} {DWDWDWDW} {WDW0WDWD} {DWHW)Q0W} {WDpiW4WD} {DWDWDBDW} {WDKDW)WD} {DWDWDWGW} vllllllllV Mate in two Problems by the Author 6 7. * 70. BHWDWD} {DWDWDWDW} {WDWDWDP0} {gWirDWDR} {W$W0WDWD} {0WDPDWDW} {PDNDW)WD} {DnDWIWDW} vllllllllV Mate in two 72. } {DWDWDNDK} vllllllllV Mate in two 73. WDWDW} {WDW4WDpD} {DpDkDWDW} {nDWDRDKD} {DWhW0RHW} {WGW)WDWD} {DWDWDWDB} vllllllllV Mate in two 74. * cuuuuuuuuC {WDWHWDWD} {DW0WDWDW} {W)WDPDWD} {4WiWDWDK} {PDn$WDWD} {gQDW)WDW} {WHWDWhWD} {DWDWGWDW} vllllllllV Mate in two 75.

There is also now no mate after Rc5. This is remedied by placing a White P to do the work of cuuuuuuuuC the S at c3, and placing the Black B at a. This is an improvement. We still have {WDWDbDWD} the dual after Bd7; but, noting that a R {0W0WDWDW} would suffice instead of the Q, we see {RDPiWGWD} that we can now do away with Black’s {InDB4QDW} Be8 and, by placing White’s Bf6 at e7 {W0WDWDWD} and a Black P at e7 (removing the Black {0NgWHWDW} R from g5 to h7 and introducing a Black {WDWDWDWD} Q at h5) force the Key-moving B to go {DWDWDWDW} on to f7—to prevent the interposition vllllllllV of the Black R when Bg8 follows e6.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.98 of 5 – based on 24 votes