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Following Kaufman - August 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 214,310. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: 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.
A Short History of the Game Of Chess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
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.
Following Kaufman - July 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 254,360. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 232 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. Three of the Grunfeld games are annotated and added at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Following Kaufman - June 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: 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 - May 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 208,810. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 172 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four annotated Queen's Indian games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Following Kaufman - April 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 204,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 190 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four annotated Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Following Kaufman - March 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,240. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 77 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. Includes three annotated Slav games this month.
Following Kaufman - February 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 78 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. Includes three annotated Ruy Lopez games this month.
Following Kaufman - January 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 225,620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: 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.
Spanish Opening - Strategy and Tactics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
The book presents a straightforward repertoire for White after 1. e4 e5 and focuses on the Spanish Opening. Most major variations at Black's disposal are briefly explained and covered. Any player who plays the Spanish Opening either as White or Black - can benefit from learning the specific middlegame themes presented here.
Following Kaufman - December 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 126,080. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: 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.
Following Kaufman - November 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 161,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: 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.
Awesome Tactics of Anand & Carlsen
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Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: 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.
Following Kaufman - October 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 310,320. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: 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.
Powerful Pawnplay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: 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.
Hacking A Path To The King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: 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.
Win With The Dynamic Chess Course - Module #1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: 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.
Kill Those Chess Blunders!!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: 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.
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
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Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 4. Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 76,510. Language: Italian. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
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.
Hastings International Chess Congress 2011-12: Critical Positions
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Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: 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.