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Chess Secrets: The Giants of Strategy: Learn from Kramnik, Karpov, Petrosian, Capablanca and Nimzowitsch (Everyman Chess)

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The chess world has been blessed by a number of wonderful strategists, and in Chess Secrets: The Giants of Strategy, Neil McDonald decides upon his selection of the most prominent ones, highlighting the major contributions they have made. McDonald examines their differing approaches and styles, and from Nimzowitsch to Kramnik, how they followed in each others footsteps.

Throughout history there have been many famous players who have dazzled the chess world with their swashbuckling approach to opening play. In Chess Secrets: The Great Gambiteers, John Cox picks out his selection of famous gambiteers and studies the mark they made in the sphere of attacking play in the opening. Themes include attacking the opponents king, exploiting a lead in development, controlling the centre, as well as the significant enhancement of opening theory through the invention of numerous dangerous gambits.

*Learn from the greats of the game

*Discover how famous chess minds work

*Written in an easy-to-read format

*Ideal for improvers, club players and tournament players*

Synopsis:

In Chess Secrets: The Giants of Strategy, Neil McDonald chooses his selection of the most prominent strategists in chess history and highlights the major contributions they made. He examines their differing approaches and styles, and from Nimzowitsch to Kramnik, how they followed in each others footsteps. A careful study of this book will help you to understand and improve in one of the most crucial elements of the game.

About the Author

English Grandmaster Neil McDonald is an experienced and successful player on the international chess circuit. He is a respected chess coach, who has trained many of Englands strongest junior players. McDonald is also a talented chess writer and has many outstanding works to his name. He is resident in the UK.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781857445411
Author:
Mcdonald, Neil
Publisher:
Everyman Chess
Author:
McDonald, Neil
Subject:
Chess - General
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
GAMES / Chess
Subject:
General Games
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Everyman Chess
Publication Date:
20071131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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In Chess Secrets: The Giants of Strategy, Neil McDonald chooses his selection of the most prominent strategists in chess history and highlights the major contributions they made. He examines their differing approaches and styles, and from Nimzowitsch to Kramnik, how they followed in each others footsteps. A careful study of this book will help you to understand and improve in one of the most crucial elements of the game.

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