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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.
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.
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.
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.