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Danger in Chess: How to Avoid Making Blunders

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One false move, and you're dead--as in other games, chess is fraught with situations in which the wrong reaction leads directly to defeat. Unlike most other games, chess's most dangerous moments are often subtle and easily overlooked. This volume, from a series for which chess champion Garry Kasparov serves as chief advisor, offers players at every level guidance on how to develop an early warning system. Its advice is structured around three main sources: the opponent; the player's own thought process; and the board position. The author shows players how to identify actual and potential hazards and how detecting these signals can be used not only to bolster defense but also as an attack strategy. Unabridged republication of the edition originally published by Cadogan Chess, London, 1994. 24 black-and-white figures. Symbols and Abbreviations. Introduction. Answers. Bibliographical References. Index of Players.

Synopsis:

How to develop an early warning system, based on three main sources: outside (the opponent); inside (the player's own thought process); and the stimulus itself (the board position). Author shows how to identify hazards, plus how detecting these signals can be used both defensively and offensively. 24 black-and-white figures.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486424217
Author:
Avni, Amatzia
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
Chess - General
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
Playing chess
Subject:
Chess strategy
Subject:
GAMES / Chess
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Chess
Series Volume:
no. 6
Publication Date:
20111131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
146 chess diagrams
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.42 lb

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How to develop an early warning system, based on three main sources: outside (the opponent); inside (the player's own thought process); and the stimulus itself (the board position). Author shows how to identify hazards, plus how detecting these signals can be used both defensively and offensively. 24 black-and-white figures.
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