February 24, 2017

Download E-books How to Crush Your Chess Opponents PDF

Simon Williams, one among Britain's so much dynamic and competitive chess-players, has chosen his favorite attacking video games from the trendy period, and annotated them with an infectious zeal that might motivate and show. he's taking us contained in the decision-making procedure, explaining how each one degree in an attacking suggestion is shaped, and indicates how best avid gamers spot the indicators that point out it's time to stake every thing on an all-out attack. We additionally get insights into the function of instinct and calculation in either assault and defence.

The gamers featured during this wonderful assortment comprise: * Judit Polgar * Alexei Shirov * Veselin Topalov * Viswanathan Anand * Vasily Ivanchuk * Peter Svidler * Alexander Grishchuk * Magnus Carlsen *

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February 24, 2017

Download E-books Second Piatigorsky Cup International Grandmaster Chess Tournament Held in Santa Monica, California August 1966 PDF

Ten of the world's most powerful chess gamers competed within the most powerful chess match ever held within the US. All ten of the avid gamers have supplied annotations to their video games. each one of the ninety video games within the match is annotated. all of the video games were switched over to fashionable Algebraic Notation with diagrams. The video games are annotated by way of Jan H. Donner, Robert Fischer, Borislav Ivkov, Bent Larsen, Miguel Najdorf, Tigran Petrosian, Lajos Portisch, Samuel Reshevsky, Boris Spassky, and Wolfgang Unzicker. advent by means of Gregor Piatigorsky. Edited via Isaac Kashdan with a brand new foreword through Sam Sloan.

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February 24, 2017

Download E-books Opening for White according to Anand 1.e4, Volume 3 (Repertoire Books) PDF

By Alexander Khalifman

The 'Chess Stars Openings' sequence current a completely new method of the research of chess openings, that may impress the curiosity of chess avid gamers of all degrees. Drawing examples from the video games of ultra-modern prime grandmasters they current the rules of choice and profitable employment of a harmonious starting repertoire, corresponding as shut as attainable to the fashion of a popular grasp.

This sequence is a logical sequel of the five quantity learn "Opening for White based on Kramnik-1.Nf3"

The 3rd quantity comprises: Caro-Kann, Scandinavian

• half 1. 1.e4 c6 2.d4
• half 2. 1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 dxe4 4.Nxe4 quite a few; 4...Nf6 5.Nxf6
• half three 1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 dxe4 four. Nxe4 Nd7 five. Ng5
• half four. 1. e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3Nc3 dxe4 4Nxe4 Bf5 5Ng3 Bg6 6.h4 h6 7Nf3
• half five. 1.e4 d5 2.exd5

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February 24, 2017

Download E-books Play the Sicilian Dragon PDF

The Dragon version is without doubt one of the key battlegrounds of contemporary chess, and a perennial favorite of bold chess-players of all criteria. Black develops his items in order to maximize the strategic pluses granted him within the Open Sicilian. If White is to reveal a illness within the Dragon, it has to be via a right away assault, and this results in ferocious battles, with White attempting to checkmate the black king through the h-file, whereas Black seeks to realize counterplay down the c-file and at the lengthy diagonal. within the Dragon, many Sicilian subject matters are noticeable of their clearest shape, with the ...Rxc3 alternate sacrifice really vital. Even Dragon endgames are typically very sharp, with Black usually owning a swathe of cellular pawns in go back for an trade, a section, or perhaps a complete rook.

In harmful territory, a advisor is key, and Edward Dearing has stepped as much as provide his providers. He explains at size the all-important basic issues, and advises on the right way to opt for plans and techniques, drawing upon his decades of expertise and research of the Dragon. Dearing additionally offers an up to date view of Dragon idea, together with many new rules and recommendations to aid the reader tailor his Dragon repertoire to fit his personal preferences.

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