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50 Chess Tips
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
50 Chess Tips. Written for players who know how to play, but are looking for advice on learning to play better. Let National Master Eric Dana teach you the fifty key ideas that you can apply to every chess game. Discover the ideas that top players use to build strong positions that practically win themselves.
Progressive Tactics - 250 Progressively Challenging Chess Tactics
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Price: Free! Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
250 tactical chess positions from real games with “animated” solutions (see long description).
Superchess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: 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.
Underhanded Chess
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A hilarious handbook of devious diversions and stratagems for winning at chess.
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.