By Alexander Khalifman
The idea that of the sequence "Opening for White in keeping with Kramnik" is so simple as leading edge. the second one booklet of the sequence covers the Anti-Nimzo-Indian with 1.Nf3 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3, Anti-Queen's Indian, Hedgehog method and different hugely attention-grabbing adaptations within the English establishing.
By Aron Nimzowitsch
Chess Praxis is an excellent selection of Aron Nimzowitsch’s top video games annotated by way of the nice guy himself, however it is much more than that. Nimzowitsch and his hypermodern principles had a big impression on smooth chess considering. Nimzowitsch first expounded his perspectives in My System. In his follow-up Chess Praxis he proven and defined how his techniques labored in his personal games.This is a very new translation of Nimzowitsch’s vintage paintings, so as to enable the reader to understand influential principles defined in glossy language
By Peter Wells
The Semi-Slav edition of the Queen's Gambit results in the most advanced positions in chess idea. in short, Black concedes house on the centre of the board so as to release a counter-attack at the queenside. it's a favorite of Garry Kasparov, and lately has develop into very hot with more youthful champions corresponding to Vishy Anand, Vladimir Kramnik, Vesselin Topalov, Gata Kamsky and Alexei Shirov. This ebook examines all points of the Semi-Slav, with the desires of the aggressive participant in brain. It contains all of the fresh improvement and plenty of very important video games, followed through unique research.
By Max Euwe
An version of a piece first released within the Nineteen Fifties, up to date and switched over to fashionable chess notation, within which Max Euwe, global Champion 1935-37, presents guide on key parts of chess process. The editor of this variation, a grandmaster, has additional analytical footnotes.
By Boris Avrukh
Such a lot gamers are cozy utilizing their favorite defence opposed to 1.d4 by way of c2-c4, however it isn't really regularly effortless to discover an antidote to the various sidelines at White’s disposal. From the bodacious Blackmar-Diemer Gambit, to the villainous Veresov, to fiendish fianchetto platforms to the treacherous Trompowsky, Black has to be able to meet a complete array of slippery structures, each one bringing its personal distinct hazards and challenges.
Grandmaster Repertoire eleven – Beating 1.d4 Sidelines presents a valid and energetic repertoire opposed to almost each non-standard establishing line at White’s disposal after either 1.d4 d5 and 1.d4 Nf6. the place acceptable, Avrukh covers every one white approach after either 2...e6 and 2...g6, making this publication appropriate for fanatics of the Nimzo-Indian, King’s Indian and Grünfeld defences alike.
By Genrikh Kasparian
The publication awarded the following by way of G. Kasparian is among the books that should be drastically favored. Its technical worth will be invaluable for all experiences enthusiasts and particularly for sensible chess avid gamers, in guidance. no longer as soon as it used to be proved that reports could be tremendous important for chess avid gamers, simply because they not just develop their mind's eye and creativity, yet face them with strange events which may seem at the chess board, occasionally likely most unlikely to be solved. in comparison to the 1st model of this glorious paintings, this version brings additions that develop, not just numerically, yet particularly its caliber. As a trainer, who favourite the 1st version of this paintings, ``555 miniature studies``, i will be able to take pleasure in, with no the terror to be fallacious, that we're facing a fancy material, very beneficial for coaches who are looking to placed ``to work`` their scholars, in preparing them for top functionality. For those purposes I contemplate that one of these publication should have its position in each coach`s library and, most likely, in any chess lover`s library. particularly i need to take this chance to thank to the son of the nice Genrich Kasparian, Mr. Sergei Kasparian who, through his kindness, supplied us his father`s manuscript and with no whose goodwill isn't really identified while this publication could see the sunlight. Sergei Kasparian can be a chess composition lover, that is why, on the finish of this publication, I brought a few of his finest reviews.
By Isaac Lipnitsky
Questions of contemporary Chess thought is the misplaced masterpiece of Soviet chess literature. It used to be written through a double Ukrainian Champion, and released within the Soviet Union in 1956. Russian specialists say it really is some of the most influential chess books of the 20 th century, but it was once by no means released in English.
It has been edited to make it beneficial for the twenty first century and is now obtainable for the 1st time to an English-speaking audience.
By Richard Reti, H. Golombik
Richard Réti (1889-1929) was once either a grasp participant and an outstanding endgame composer. He was once additionally a trendy member of the hyper-modern university and writer of 2 of the best chess books ever written, Masters of the Chessboard and sleek rules in Chess. His video games, which drastically motivated chess strategy, are identified for his or her many inventions, fantastically built combos, and demanding advances in establishing play and approach. There are 70 video games during this booklet, chosen from all levels of Réti's profession. Early video games exhibit the budding of Réti's nearly extra special positional talents and his upward push to prestige of significant grasp with first prize wins at Kaschau and the foreign match of Gothenburg, 1920. there are numerous video games from the tournaments of 1922, throughout the improvement of the Réti and the English openings together with Réti-Rubinstein 1923, Réti-Becker 1923, Réti - Bogolyubov 1924, and his beautiful defeat of Capablanca in 1924. The video games from 1925 to his untimely loss of life in 1929 exhibit his extra improvement and quantity between them many which made the chess international sit up straight and take observe. Fifteen of Réti's finest composed endgames also are integrated. there's a brief memoir and professional annotation by way of Harry Golombek. For this variation Raymond Keene has written a brand new creation
By Michael de la Maza
Four hundred issues in four hundred days. tremendous speedy chess development for the grownup category participant: A five-month application. I did it and you'll too.
Dissatisfied with my preliminary effects, i started to look for tactics to accomplish speedy chess development. I checked out dozens of books and countless numbers of booklet reports. regrettably, the majority of those have been both geared toward a way more an expert reader or concerned about particular parts, akin to openings, which i discovered arcane and uninteresting.
Discussions with chess coaches have been simply as unhelpful. Many coaches felt that bettering greater than a hundred score issues in a single 12 months was once all yet very unlikely for grownup avid gamers. Others refused to supply me with compatible references. One chess trainer who I labored with had me spend a dozen hours at the KBN v okay finishing within the first month of training, and had prompt that I annotate numerous hundred grandmaster video games in my favourite openings while i made a decision to prevent following his guide. because of those reviews, i made a decision to create my very own learn plan for reaching quick chess development. to date this learn plan has labored: I stronger four hundred score issues in my first yr of OTB play and my play maintains to improve....
By Howard Staunton
The identify "Staunton" has turn into so heavily linked to chess that the phrases became almost synonymous. All glossy event chess video games are required to be performed with Staunton chess items. the 1st foreign Chess match, London 1851, used to be geared up by means of Staunton. The prime distributor of chess books and kit within the united states has taken the identify "House of Staunton". Howard Staunton used to be the top popularizer of the sport of chess even though his authorship of many chess courses, together with this booklet, "The Chess Player's instruction manual" through Howard Staunton, or "Staunton's Chess-Player's Handbook". This instruction manual used to be the major and such a lot authoritative connection with the sport of chess for a part a century. it's nonetheless renowned at the present time, as evidenced via might be 30 re-printings, together with this one.