Books tagged: chess strategy

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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.
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.
Spanish Opening - Strategy and Tactics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: 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.
40 Years of Friendship - 100 Games of Chess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Robert Salomon. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
Three masters recall their four decades as teammates from a strong New Jersey chess club. Annotated games, theoretical novelties in the opening, and wide-ranging anecdotes from the chess scene in Spain, Cuba, and Metro New York from the 1940s through 2014 complement the authors’ personal chess biographies, while Alekhine’s chess set pulls the whole together.
50 Chess Tips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: 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.