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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: $3.32 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
Series: History of Things. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,260. 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.
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.
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.
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 Win Chess
You set the price! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
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This eBook is dedicated to children and beginner players who know the moves of the chess pieces and want to improve their game.
Fischer Random Chess: Chess960
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Chess960 or Fischer Random Chess is a variant of chess invented by the World Chess Champion Bobby Fischer, presented to the public on June 1996 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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: 3,490. 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.
Sun Tzu Chess Master
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,050. Language: Australian English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
The game of chess comes down to making decisions, lots of them, whether you are a beginner or a world champion. The Art of War can be seen as a work that lays out a frame work for making decisions, good decisions, and winning decisions. So the natural relationship is laid bare.
El Método Zugzwang
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Por lo general, todo el jugador que quiere progresar se encuentra en la encrucijada de tener que decidir qué estudiar y durante cuánto tiempo. Aunque existen infinidad de libros de ajedrez, el jugador puede perderse entre la ingente cantidad que existe. El Método Zugzwang viene a dar respuesta a este problema tan frecuente.