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Chess Psychology: Approaching the Psychological Battle Both on and Off the Board (Everyman Chess)

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Why do so many chess players only draw winning positions, or lose drawing ones? Why do many continually slip into time trouble, despite vowing after every game to move more quickly? How can a player perform like a Grandmaster on one day and a complete novice the next? What's the best way to beat a lower rated player and what gives you the best chance against a higher rated one? In this book International Master Angus Dunnington answers these questions and more as he takes a fresh look at the value of studying psychology in chess. Read this practical guide, eliminate your mistakes, punish your opponents and improve your results!

This is a practical guide to chess psychology that is written by an experienced chess professional and is ideal for club and tournament players.

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In this book International Master Angus Dunnington delves into the secrets of chess psychology and answers the questions chess players are always asking: Why do so many only draw winning positions, or lose drawing ones? Why do many continually slip into time trouble, despite vowing after every game to move more quickly? And how can a player perform like a Grandmaster on one day and a complete novice the next?

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Why do so many chess players only draw winning positions or lose drawing ones? Why do many continually slip into time trouble, despite vowing after every game to move more quickly? How can players perform like Grandmasters on one day and complete novices the next? What's the best way to beat lower-rated players and what gives the best chance against higher-rated ones? In this book International Master Angus Dunnington answers these questions and more as he takes a fresh look at the value of studying psychology in chess. Read this practical guide, eliminate mistakes, punish opponents', and improve results!

* A practical guide to chess psychology

* Written by a experienced chess professional

* Ideal for club and tournament players

Synopsis:

Approaching the psychological battle on and off the board.

About the Author

English International Master Angus Dunnington is a well-respected and popular personality on the international chess tournament circuit. He is also a successful chess teacher, who has coached many of Britain's top junior players. Earlier works of his include Attacking with 1 d4 and Understanding the Sacrifice.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781857443264
Author:
Dunnington, Angus
Publisher:
Everyman Chess
Location:
London
Subject:
General
Subject:
Chess - Specific Strategies
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
Chess problems
Subject:
Chess - General
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
GAMES / Chess
Subject:
General Games
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Everyman Chess
Series Volume:
1679
Publication Date:
20030831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by ,
In this book International Master Angus Dunnington delves into the secrets of chess psychology and answers the questions chess players are always asking: Why do so many only draw winning positions, or lose drawing ones? Why do many continually slip into time trouble, despite vowing after every game to move more quickly? And how can a player perform like a Grandmaster on one day and a complete novice the next?

"Synopsis" by ,
Why do so many chess players only draw winning positions or lose drawing ones? Why do many continually slip into time trouble, despite vowing after every game to move more quickly? How can players perform like Grandmasters on one day and complete novices the next? What's the best way to beat lower-rated players and what gives the best chance against higher-rated ones? In this book International Master Angus Dunnington answers these questions and more as he takes a fresh look at the value of studying psychology in chess. Read this practical guide, eliminate mistakes, punish opponents', and improve results!

* A practical guide to chess psychology

* Written by a experienced chess professional

* Ideal for club and tournament players

"Synopsis" by , Approaching the psychological battle on and off the board.
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