Download e-book for kindle: Dangerous Weapons: The French by John Watson

By John Watson

do you want a well-merited holiday out of your basic chess openings? Are you bored with consistently having to take care of with smooth chess conception? or even you just desire to attempt whatever new and interesting, yet can't come to a decision among the embarrassment of decisions to be had? glance no extra for the answer!

In harmful guns: The French, overseas grasp John Watson takes a innovative examine probably the most well-known and widely-played chess openings: the French Defence. rather than traveling down well-trodden and analyzed paths, Watson concentrates on clean or little-explored diversifications of the French, identifying a wealth of‘dangerous’ ideas for either colors. no matter if enjoying White or Black, a research of this ebook will go away you convinced and fully-armed, and your competitors operating for cover!

Dangerous guns is a brand-new sequence of commencing books which offer the reader with an abundance of hard-hitting principles to revitalize his or her commencing repertoire. the various conscientiously selected guns are cutting edge, visually shocking,incredibly tough, or were unfairly discarded; they're certain to throw even your such a lot skilled opponent off balance.

* The French Defence in an entire new light
* full of unique rules and analysis
* excellent for bold and adventurous players

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Download PDF by Alexander Panchenko: Mastering Chess Middlegames: Lectures from the All-Russian

By Alexander Panchenko

Grandmaster Alexander Panchenko (1953-2009) was once essentially the most profitable chess running shoes within the Soviet Union, and later in Russia. Panchenko ran a mythical chess tuition that specialized in turning promising avid gamers into masters.

The mystery of his good fortune have been his commitment and exuberance as a instructor mixed together with his remarkable education fabrics. ‘Pancha’ supplied his scholars with systematic wisdom, deep knowing and the facility to take useful judgements.
Now, Panchenko’s vintage studying Chess Middlegames is for the 1st time on hand in translation, giving club-players worldwide entry to this distinct education strategy.
The booklet features a number of inspiring classes at the most vital middlegame themes: assault, defence, counterplay, realising the virtue, obstructing the plans of your opponent, the conflict of the heavy items, and masses extra. In every one bankruptcy, Panchenko basically identifies many of the features of the subject, formulates easy-to-grasp principles, offers lots of well-chosen examples and ends with a wealth of sensible tests.
The brilliance of Alexander Panchenko’s didactic process shines via during this booklet. it truly is difficult to provide greater recommendation for formidable chess avid gamers than to stick to this tried-and-tested and hugely instructive highway in the direction of gaining knowledge of the chess middlegame.

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Drazen Marovic's Geheimnisse der Bauernführung im Schach (German Edition) PDF

By Drazen Marovic

"Enthält über a hundred komplette Partien, jede davon demonstriert eine besondere Bauernstrategie ... ein ausgezeichnetes Buch" - Alan Borwell, Scottish Correspondence Chess

Das Schachspiel verdankt den Bauern seine außergewöhnliche strategische Tiefgründigkeit. Diese bescheidenen Figuren können im Schachkampf viele verschiedene Funktionen annehmen. Sie können Blockadefiguren sein, Rammböcke, Helden, die berei sind, sich selbst zu opfern und sie können sogar in die königlichen Ränge aufsteigen. Wenn guy sie allerdings falsch behandelt, können sie schwach werden und für den gegnerischen Angriff eine Zielscheibe darstellen.

In diesem Buch erläutert der erfahrene Großmeister und coach Drazen Marovic die facettenreiche Natur des Bauern. Durch die Untersuchung hochklassiger Partien aus der Großmeisterpraxis bewaffnet er den Leser mit einem Arsenal von Konzepten für die Beherrschung der Bauernführung, die ihm dabei helfen sollen, die Stellungen auf dem Brett richtig einzuschätzen.

Dieses Buch enthält Kapitel über
* Isolierte Bauern
* Hängende Bauern
* Freibauern
* Doppelbauern
* Bauernketten
* Bauerninseln

"Seine Arbeit ist lehrreich und basiert auf einer ausgezeichneten Auswahl von Partien, die seine Gesichtspunkte betonen" - GM Lubosh Kavalek, Washington Post

Drazen Marovic ist ein Großmeister aus Kroatien, der Medaillen sowohl als Spieler als auch als coach für verschiedene Nationalmannschaften gewonnen hat. Unter seinen Schülern befinden sich Bojan Kurajica, der U20 Weltmeister von 1965, und Al Modiahki von Katar, der erste Großmeister von Arabien. Marovic besitzt sizeable Erfahrung als Autor, Redakteur und Fernsehkommentator über Schach. Er ist gegenwärtig coach der kroatischen Nationalmannschaft.

"Mein Lieblingskapitel ist das Letzte - das über Bauerninseln ... eine schöne Ergänzung zur Schachliteratur" - John Pugh, Chess Post

"Geheimnisse der Bauernführung im Schach, used to be durch die für Gambit-Bücher typischen anspruchsvollen Produktionswerte gekennzeichnet ist, kann ohne Bedenken allen Spielern zwischen 1800-2200 empfohlen werden und sogar jene Spieler um die 2400 werden viel Interessantes darin finden." - IM John Donaldson, within Chess Online

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Download e-book for iPad: Fighting Chess: Move by Move by Colin Crouch

By Colin Crouch

What separates the simplest chess gamers from the remaining? What offers them the sting over their competitors? Chess legend Vladimir Kramnik believes it’s their battling abilities and the facility to consistently locate how one can maintain a video game alive. Colin Crouch has the same opinion, and is involved that the world’s most powerful avid gamers appear virtually unbeatable, even if video games look sharp and double-edged. during this publication Crouch examines the large struggling with characteristics of today’s most sensible grandmasters. Analysing key video games from 2012, Crouch demonstrates how they provide not anything away to competitors yet are regularly alert to punish any mild error, and crucially, how we will be able to observe those classes to aid us in our personal games.

Move by way of stream offers an amazing platform to review chess. through constantly difficult the reader to respond to probing questions during the ebook, the stream via circulation structure vastly encourages the training and training of significant abilities simply up to the conventional assimilation of data. conscientiously chosen questions and solutions are designed to maintain you actively concerned and let you display screen your development as you study. this is often a very good technique to increase your chess talents and knowledge.

* research from the world's most sensible chess players
* very important principles absorbed through persisted practice
* makes use of a fantastic method of chess study

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Download e-book for kindle: Wojo's Weapons: Winning With White: Volume 3 by Jonathan Hilton,Dean Ippolito

By Jonathan Hilton,Dean Ippolito

The Grünfeld is without doubt one of the such a lot topical openings in sleek chess perform. Many membership gamers worry it, and best GMs frequently fight to get a bonus whilst dealing with it as White. yet is it particularly a theoretically sound protection? during this 3rd and ultimate quantity of the acclaimed Wojo’s guns sequence, IM Dean Ippolito and NM Jonathan Hilton declare to have stumbled on a yes path to a bonus by contrast beginning. development at the repertoire of the overdue GM Aleksander Wojtkiewicz, the authors display the culmination of a mixed 35 years of Grünfeld research within the first two hundred pages. Hilton, himself a Grünfeld participant, admits that Ippolito’s puppy version with the remarkable 10.Qc2!? units Black approximately insolvable difficulties within the open strains. even more than a Grünfeld monograph, despite the fact that, Wojo’s guns III offers in-depth insurance of different pesky openings comparable to the Dutch, the outdated Indian, and the Hedgehog, arming you with the information had to flip the tables in your opponent and take him out of his convenience area. it doesn't matter what openings they play, chessplayers at any ability point can use Ippolito and Hilton’s full-game assurance in Wojo’s guns III as a chain of functional classes in strategic chess. This bold repertoire undertaking for White, which begun with the 2009 free up of the 1st quantity of Wojo’s guns, is now complete.

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Ping Loong Wong's Xiangqi Puzzles One Move Kill PDF

By Ping Loong Wong

educate your tactical skill and workout your calculation skills by fixing Xiangqi puzzles.

XIANGQI Puzzles One circulate Kill is a e-book the place readers are caused to discover a checkmate or stalemate in a single circulation. The ebook contains 472 puzzles. each one puzzle is uniquely designed with positions that gamers are inclined to come across at the board. solutions to the puzzles are awarded on the finish of the book.

Solving puzzles is among the most suitable how you can enhance your Xiangqi’s ability. For the novices, easily studying the killing principles and having fun with the examples can help strengthen their tactical skills.

This booklet may be studied on its own or used as a complement to the author's prior works: “Xiangqi For Absolute newcomers. train your self Xiangqi Step through Step”.

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Chess Endings: Essential Knowledge - download pdf or read online

By Yuri Averbakh

via targeting the elemental ideas the common participant isn't just given a operating wisdom of the endgame but additionally a company starting place on which to additional advance his or her curiosity and procedure during this attention-grabbing degree of a chess game.

The writer, a Russian Grandmaster and endgame professional, takes the reader from the main straightforward checkmates, in the course of the exploitation of positional and fabric virtue, correct as much as the research of tangible endings from grasp play.

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Play 1 e4 e5!: A complete repertoire for Black in the Open by Nigel Davies PDF

By Nigel Davies

there is not any doubt that enjoying the Open video games is considered one of Black's premiere and but competitive methods of assembly White's favorite commencing movement, 1 e4. specialists additionally agree that enjoying those basic openings is a vital step within the improvement of a chess participant, whereas relocating as much as the top point it presents the battleground for numerous duals among the likes of global #1 Garry Kasparov, Vishy Anand and Vladimir Kramnik. it truly is precise that a few Black avid gamers are eliminate by means of the possible unending variety of adaptations they are often confronted with, as White can opt for a among the King's Gambit, Vienna video game, Scotch beginning, Bishop's beginning and a couple of wild and offbeat gambits. although, in Play 1 e4 e5! Nigel Davies offers an entire resolution to this perennial challenge by way of supplying a concise and functional repertoire for the Black participant, when crucially together with a in charge defence to the Ruy Lopez – White's preferred attacking try out within the Open video games. Davies is the right selection for this topic, having been battle-hardened through years of foreign pageant in those openings.

* a whole defence to one e4
* Written by way of a 1 e4 e5 expert
* All of White's attempts are covered
* comprises White's major weapon, the Ruy Lopez

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Starting Out: c3 Sicilian by John Emms PDF

By John Emms

The c3 Sicilian is a logical and good method of assembly Black's preferred defence to one e4. along with his moment flow White units approximately developing a robust pawn centre and cleverly sidesteps the labyrinth of establishing concept linked to open Sicilians. Positions which are reached should be both tactical or positional in nature, and the c3 Sicilian relatively appeals to avid gamers who get pleasure from open positions with energetic piece play and transparent pursuits for either sides.

In this booklet, c3 Sicilian specialist John Emms is going again to fundamentals: he explains extensive the reasoning at the back of the severe early strikes - anything that's usually missed - and makes use of instructive video games to illustrate key plans for either White and Black.

Everyman Chess's beginning Out sequence has firmly confirmed itself because the major consultant to learning openings for up-and-coming players.

These books are unusual by means of their easy-to-read format, the lucid factors of the basics, and the abundance of notes, suggestions and warnings to aid the reader take in very important rules. beginning Out starting books are perfect for enthusiastic chess avid gamers who've little adventure of the openings in query and who desire to enjoy the fundamental ideas in the back of them.

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Download PDF by Dan Heisman: Looking for Trouble: Recognizing and Meeting Threats in

By Dan Heisman

establish and care for Threats! This publication is written to deal with and underemphasized sector of chess education and learn, the id of and response to threats. For starting and intermediate-level gamers, the research of strategies is paramount. just about all strategies books take the strategy of offering a place the place there's a compelled win, checkmate, or draw. in spite of the fact that searching for hassle – now in a revised and enlarged moment variation – takes a special tack. It enables you to realize threats by way of delivering over three hundred difficulties within which you specialize in picking out and assembly threats within the commencing, middlegame and endgame. The author’s transparent causes are provided in a fashion that are meant to significantly profit avid gamers of all levels.

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