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  • Der Bauer im Schachspielby László Orbán

    humboldt 2010; US$ 7.69

    Der Bauer ist für viele Schachspieler ?Die Seele des Schachspiels?. Dieses systematische Schachbuch zeigt die Möglichkeiten des Bauern in der Eröffnungsphase, dem Mittelspiel und dem Schach-Endspiel. Blockade, Mattangriff oder Umwandlung: Mit einfachen Anleitungen hilft dieser Ratgeber die Spielstärke zu steigern. more...

  • Schach-Endspieleby László Orbán

    humboldt 2010; US$ 7.69

    Das Ziel jeder Schachpartie ist das Matt. Der erste Teil des Buches zeigt 100 typische Mattstellungen in Kurzpartien. Die Entstehung der jeweiligen Matt-Situation kann man nachspielen. Der zweite Teil behandelt das Endspiel mit nur wenigen Steinen gegen verteidigende Bauern. Eine systematische Darstellung gelungener Mattüberfälle und typischer Mattstellungen! more...

  • Legendäre Schachpartienby Peter Köhler

    humboldt 2010; US$ 14.49

    Ein echter Fundus für Schachspieler! 120 berühmte Partien, die das Schachspiel in seiner Schönheit und Vielfalt zeigen: Vom opferreichen Mattangriff bis zum beeindruckend logischen Endspiel. Dazu lernt der Leser die Turniergeschichte und bedeutende Schachspieler der vergangenen 400 Jahre kennen. Durch das Nachspielen solcher vorbildlicher Partien erhöht... more...

  • Aron Nimzowitschby Per Skjoldager; Jřrn Erik Nielsen

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 49.95

    One of the greatest chess legends of all time, Aron Nimzowitsch (1886-1935), is best known for founding the Hypermodernism school of chess, which emerged after World War I to challenge the chess ideologies of traditional central European masters. This first full-scale biography of Nimzowitsch chronicles his early life in Denmark, his family and education,... more...

  • Find the Right Plan with Anatoly Karpovby Anatoly Karpov

    Pavilion Books Company Limited 2013; US$ 11.39

    In this unique book, aimed at ordinary club players, Karpov gives a wealth of tips on how to incorporate this dramatic style of play into your own repertoire, through careful planning and evaluation of positions. more...

  • Caro-Kann Defenceby Anatoly Karpov

    Pavilion Books Company Limited 2014; US$ 10.57

    The Caro-Kann Defence has a justified reputation for reliability, making it an attractive choice for players with a preference for positional play. However in recent years many new dangerous ideas have been discovered for White which makes a study of the theoretical main lines imperative for competitive players. The Panov Attack against the Caro-Kann,... more...

  • The Wisest Things Ever Said About Chessby Andrew Soltis

    Pavilion Books Company Limited 2013; US$ 11.39

    This fascinating book contains 300 of the most astute insights on chess ever uttered, culled from three centuries of great players. more...

  • Improve Your Chess in 7 Daysby Gary Lane

    Pavilion Books Company Limited 2013; US$ 9.63

    No time to study but want to win more chess games?"Improve Your Chess in 7 Days"is packed with practical tips, hints on how to improve, learn from the champions and find out how to beat them - in just a week. With one short chapter for each day of the week, the book is ideal for social chess players and includes a sprinkling of chess cartoons to keep... more...

  • Think Like a Grandmasterby A A Kotov

    Pavilion Books Company Limited 2012; US$ 10.92

    This is a well-established training manual which encourages the average player to understand how a grandmaster thinks, and even more important, how he works. Kotov tackles fundamental issues such as knowing how and when to analyze, the tree of analysis, a selection of candidate moves and the factors of success. more...

  • What It Takes to Become a Chess Masterby Andrew Soltis

    Pavilion Books Company Limited 2012; US$ 14.57

    A quirky but useful exploration of the qualities chess masters have that you don't, and how to acquire them. more...