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Take large diagrams, straightforward instruction and helpful tips and quizzes—and what do you have? The winning formula for a quick and easy way to play chess today. Perfect for players new to the game, the author explains the basics of chess and each piece’s characteristics—how they move, their relative value and how they can be used to checkmate opponents. Players also learn the basic concepts of attacking and defending, and the mates and attacks that should be in every beginner’s arsenal. In just one reading, readers will learn the possibilities that they previously didn’t know existed to open up the exciting world of chess!

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Oversized illustrations, easy instruction and callout tips and quizzes make for a perfect recipe for new chess players ready to step in and immediately start playing.

Perfect for players new to the game, chess expert Rosalyn Katz explains the basics of chess and each piece’s characteristics—how they move, their relative value, and how they can be used to checkmate opponents. Players also learn the basic concepts of attacking and defending and the mates and attacks that should be in every beginner’s arsenal.

About the Author

Rosalyn B. Katz is an avid chess player, the author of a bill to place chess into elementary schools in New Jersey at the second grade level, and the author of two successful books on chess, Play Better Chess and Start Playing Chess.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580422864
Author:
Katz, Rosalyn B.
Publisher:
Cardoza Publishing
Author:
Katz, Rosalyn
Subject:
GAMES / Chess
Subject:
Chess
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20110931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.25 in

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"Synopsis" by , Oversized illustrations, easy instruction and callout tips and quizzes make for a perfect recipe for new chess players ready to step in and immediately start playing.

Perfect for players new to the game, chess expert Rosalyn Katz explains the basics of chess and each piece’s characteristics—how they move, their relative value, and how they can be used to checkmate opponents. Players also learn the basic concepts of attacking and defending and the mates and attacks that should be in every beginner’s arsenal.

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