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  • A Vigorous Chess Opening Repertoire for Blackby Or Cohen

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 18.99

    In amateur chess games, the most popular opening move for White is 1.e4, and the most reliable reply for Black is 1..e5, says FIDE Master Or Cohen. In this book, Cohen has created a vibrant and robust opening repertoire for Black after 1?e5, based on the Petroff Defence. Cohen presents inventive ways for Black to fight for the initiative... more...

  • Chess Training for Post-beginnersby Yaroslav Srokovski

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 17.99

    After you have learned the rules of chess and developed some tactical abilities, how do you go from there? You are now ready to tackle basic issues of strategy, but what is the best way to improve and win more games? Of course, you have to train. But chess training only makes sense if it fits your level of play and if it is structured in... more...

  • Sacrifice and Initiative in Chessby Ivan Sokolov

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 22.99

    l The sacrifice is one of the most beautiful, rewarding and complex aspects of chess. During a game the decision to give up material in order to get an advantage is probably the most difficult one a player has to take. Often, you have to burn your bridges without being able to fully calculate the consequences. Risks and rewards are racing through... more...

  • Winning Chess Middlegamesby Ivan Sokolov

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 22.99

    Ivan Sokolov, a famous grandmaster who has beaten world champions like Kasparov, Kramnik and Anand, has written a lucid guide on how to win chess middlegames, by addressing an almost universally ignored but extremely important topic: pawn structures. With very accessible verbal explanations this book helps you to solve the basic problems of chess middlegames:... more...

  • The Diamond Dutchby Viktor Moskalenko

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 21.99

    Grandmaster Viktor Moskalenko shakes up the lines of yet another chess opening! For those who have the Dutch Defense in their repertoire or play against it, this brings an explosive mixture of danger and opportunity. Danger if you stick to your old ways, opportunity if you are ready to take up Moskalenko?s new weapons or his refutations of old... more...

  • Steamrolling the Sicilianby Sergey Kasparov

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 19.99

    Experienced grandmaster Sergey Kasparov presents a surprising way to combat The Sicilian Defence, Black?s most popular choice against 1.e4. White unbalances the position of his opponent right from the start, gains space and prepares to steamroll his way to victory. This repertoire is complete and contains many new ideas and improvements on existing... more...

  • Aron Nimzowitsch 1928-1935by Rudolf Reinhardt; Aron Nimzowitsch

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 29.99

    Aron Nimzowitsch (1886 ? 1935) was the most influential chess thinker of the 20th century. His books ?My System? (1925) and ?Chess Praxis? (1928) had tremendous impact and continue to be printed, sold and read to this day. Every chess player who is serious about improving his game, studies the lessons of this great Russian-born innovator. ... more...

  • A Cutting-edge Gambit against the Queen's Indianby Imre Hera

    New in Chess 2014; US$ 16.99

    Against the widely played Queen?s Indian Defense White?s most ambitious and most popular choice is the Fianchetto Variation. Since the 1980?s the main response here for Black has been the Nimzowitsch Variation 4?La6, first played in 1925 by the famous theoretician Aron Nimzowitsch, in which Black tries to hinder White?s development by attacking... more...

  • Counter Gambitsby T. D. Harding

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 8.95

    Expert analysis of such topics as dynamic counterplay, counter-gambits in open games, Black sacrifices in the half-open games, counters to the Queen's Gambit, and Indian counter-gambits. 67 fully annotated games. more...

  • Technique in Chessby Gerald Abrahams

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 9.95

    "Not what to do, but how to do it": 200 examples of end-game play, values of pieces, relative merits of different pawns, gaining the advantage, control of the center, more. more...