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Hastings International Chess Congress 2011-12: Critical Positions
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This is a collection of 45 critical positions from games of the tournament. The player at the bottom of the board moves first and wins. Match wits with the tournament winners and find the best move. Solutions are found at the back of the pamphlet.
Progressive Tactics - 250 Progressively Challenging Chess Tactics
Price: Free! Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
250 tactical chess positions from real games with “animated” solutions (see long description).
Win With The Dynamic Chess Course - Module #1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This is the first book in a series of 45 advanced chess training modules which are designed to raise a player's skills to a chess tournament winning standard. Each separate module includes sections on chess tactics, strategic ideas, the openings, the middlegame and endgame techniques and includes links to online 'dynamic' (active) chess boards. Grandmaster games illustrate the learning points.
Storie di scacchi ovvero gli scacchi nella letteratura italiana – I grandi autori italiani che hanno raccontato gli scacchi e la vita quotidiana dal medioevo al novecento
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 4. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 76,510. Language: Italian. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Il nobile gioco degli scacchi è stato uno dei passatempi più in voga dal medioevo ai tempi moderni. Questo libro è fruibile da tutti quelli che amano la letteratura e la poesia italiane e se questi sono anche giocatori di scacchi, beh, allora il piacere della scoperta è rafforzato dall’esperienza personale.
A Short History of the Game Of Chess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Chess has been a favored game for almost fifteen hundred years. A Short History of the Game Of Chess recounts a brief history of this much loved game.
Powerful Pawnplay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
'Pawns are the soul of chess' said the great French chess player Philidor back in the 18th century. The way in which pawns are deployed often decides the outcome of a game, since pawn structure forms the skeleton around which the body of the game is played. 'Only a pawn' makes no sense in chess. Win more games by studying these examples of powerful pawnplay from the games of the grandmasters.
Awesome Tactics of Anand & Carlsen
Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
30 awesome tactical shots from Anand & Carlsen We are on the cusp of a historic Chess match between Viswanathan Anand of India and Magnus Carlsen of Norway. The excitement and buzz is audible from all quarters. Not a single Chess fan can afford to miss this match.
Kill Those Chess Blunders!!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Although this book is sprinkled with the same sort of humour which chess players need to possess (in order not to go crazy when they play a disastrous move) it nevertheless provides a serious and vital technique; a checklist which is designed to ensure blunder-free chess.
Following Kaufman - October 2013
Price: Free! Words: 310,320. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
"Following Kaufman - October 2013" is a digest of 321 recent master level chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" The games are ordered by ECO and presented with a diagram for each move, so the games can be followed without a chess set and relevant games are near each other. Adjusting the font size changes the size of the diagrams.
Following Kaufman - November 2013
Price: Free! Words: 161,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 136 master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move.
Following Kaufman - December 2013
Price: Free! Words: 126,080. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 104 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. Additionally, games 5 and 6 from the recent world chess championship are annotated and included.
Hacking A Path To The King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Second in the Chess Strategy series of chess books by Mikhail Cugovsky this book covers in detail two very different methods of attacking your opponent's king - and checkmating it.
Chess Basics for Amateurs - Vol.1
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A must read e-book for every beginner and amateur chess players to get familiar with basic terms, rules and concepts of chess.
Underhanded Chess
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A hilarious handbook of devious diversions and stratagems for winning at chess.
Learn to Play Chess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
The book contains: basic rules of chess, basic and advanced piece moves, 100 puzzles with solutions and explanations and chess notation explained.
Great Chess Tips to improve your Game
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
In this eBook, you will discover new ideas about how you can improve your chess game. It is a useful book to beginners and practicing chess players. It is ideal for young scholars too.
Superchess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
The main purpose of Superchess is to provide an interesting mental stimulation through an activity that incorporates the development of tactics, analyzes, calculations, imagination and memory. Superchess is the only product of its kind that decreases the chancees a draw, a result of providing a more aggressive style of play from the opening.
Following Kaufman - June 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 112 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four additional annotated Ruy Lopez Breyer Varation Indian games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Following Kaufman - January 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 225,620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 199 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. I have annotated two Gruenfeld games this month.
Following Kaufman - August 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 214,310. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 181 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. Three Benko Gambit games are annotated and added at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.