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Chess

  • 100 Chess Master Trade Secretsby Andrew Soltis

    Pavilion Books 2013; US$ 19.99

    If you want to become a chess master, there are certain things you need to know essential tips and techniques that the masters know, and you need to learn. This incredibly useful book collects all these techniques together in one volume, so you can try them out, tick them off, and start on your path towards chess greatness. Arranged in chapters covering... more...

  • 100 Endgames You Must Knowby Jesus de la Villa

    New in Chess 2015; US$ 9.99

    'New (4th) and improved edition of an all-time classic The good news about endgames is: ? there are relatively few endings you should know by heart ? once you know these endings, that's it. Your knowledge never goes out of date! The bad news is that, all the same, the endgame technique of most players is deficient. Modern time-controls... more...

  • 100 Endspiele, die Sie kennen müssenby Jesus de la Villa

    New in Chess 2017; US$ 19.99

    Erste deutschsprachige Ausgabe eines KlassikersDie gute Nachricht in Bezug auf Schachendspiele ist, dass Sie nur relativ wenige Endspiele wirklich auswendig kennen müssen. Und noch dazu: Wenn Sie diese Endspiele erst einmal beherrschen, wird Ihr Wissen niemals veralten.Die schlechte Nachricht ist freilich, dass die Endspieltechnik der meisten Spieler... more...

  • 1000 Checkmate Combinationsby Victor Henkin

    Pavilion Books 2013; US$ 10.99

    This truly outstanding book, first published in Russian in the 70s and regarded there as a classic, contains everything you need to know about delivering checkmate. more...

  • 200 Brilliant Endgamesby Irving Chernev

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 11.95

    Appropriate for players at every level. Each of the 200 examples features a clear diagram with an algebraic grid and the winning variation presented in algebraic notion. more...

  • 500 Master Games of Chessby Dr. S. Tartakower; J. du Mont

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 29.95

    Vast collection of great chess games from 1798 through 1938, with much hard-to-find material. Fully annotated, arranged by opening for easier study. 150 years of master play! more...

  • The Absolute Correspondence Championship of the United States Chess Federation, 1976-2010by Alex Dunne

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 45.00

    This collection of the games, most of them annotated, features the United States Chess Federation's premiere invitational tournament--the Absolute Championship. Features include statistical results of participants from 1976 through 2010, results of many opening variations as played in the Absolutes, yearly crosstables, biographical details of all... more...

  • Across the Boardby John J. Watkins

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 18.95 US$ 17.24

    Across the Board is the definitive work on chessboard problems. It is not simply about chess but the chessboard itself--that simple grid of squares so common to games around the world. And, more importantly, the fascinating mathematics behind it. From the Knight's Tour Problem and Queens Domination to their many variations, John Watkins surveys... more...

  • Active Piecesby Jay Bonin; Greg Keener

    Mongoose Press 2017; US$ 14.99

    You're booked up on your openings and know the Philidor and Lucena positions hands down, but how to convert all that theoretical knowledge into points against flesh-and-blood opponents? Jay Bonin, the ?Iron Man of Chess,? shares the keys to victory as he's learned them over four decades of competitive play. Is it better to complicate the game,... more...

  • The Agile London Systemby Alfonso Romero Holmes; Oscar de Prado

    New in Chess 2016; US$ 23.99

    It is not difficult to understand why The London System is such a popular chess opening with club players. Against virtually every Black defence after 1.d4 it offers White an easy-to-learn and reliable set of lines with interesting choices between strategic or more aggressive approaches, while avoiding tons of opening theory. In The Agile London... more...