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Publisher Comments:

This is not just a book for kids - for ‘Dad read any opponent who beats you regularly! This book teaches the 50 Deadly Checkmates - basic attacking patterns that occur repeatedly in games between players of all standards. Each mating motif is carefully and simply explained, and several illustrative examples are given. A final test enables the reader to grade his pattern recognition abilities, and the last chapter explains what to do if your Dad is Garry Kasparov. Fun, instructive - and guaranteed to improve your game.

Synopsis:

Describes how expert chess players recognize and use distinctive patterns of moves, and offers a collection of fifty combinations of moves that lead to checkmates.

Synopsis:

This book explains that the best way to beat a stronger opponent (whether a friend, a clubmate, or even Dad) is in the opening stages of the game and shows the 50 most effective opening traps that chess masters use to win games.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781901983050
Author:
Chandler, Murray
Publisher:
Gambit Publications
Location:
London
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
End games
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords
Subject:
Games & Activities - Board Games
Subject:
Checkmate
Subject:
Children s-Games
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
146
Publication Date:
19981031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 4 to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
127
Dimensions:
9.3 x 7.1 in 13.4 oz
Age Level:
09-12

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"Synopsis" by , Describes how expert chess players recognize and use distinctive patterns of moves, and offers a collection of fifty combinations of moves that lead to checkmates.
"Synopsis" by , This book explains that the best way to beat a stronger opponent (whether a friend, a clubmate, or even Dad) is in the opening stages of the game and shows the 50 most effective opening traps that chess masters use to win games.
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