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Publisher Comments:

Play Winning Chess is an enthusiastic introduction to chess that will transform you into a veritable gladiator of the chessboard. Seirawan begins by explaining piece movement, chess notation, the rules of play and basic tactics. His examples, question-and-answer sections, psychological hints, and lively sample games help you learn strategies and play aggressively while having fun. Discovering how to engage in clever attacks and subtle defenses will take you beyond the thrill of competition into the realm of creative art. Play Winning Chess is exuberant and conversational, enlivened by personal anecdotes and fascinating historical details.

Synopsis:

An introduction to the moves, strategies, and philosophy of chess, with clear explanations of the games fundamentals, instructive examples, question-and-answer sections, sample games, and psychological hints.

Synopsis:

An introduction to the moves, strategies, and philosophy of chess with clear explanations of the games fundamentals, instructive examples, question-and-answer sections, sample games, and psychological hints.

About the Author

Yasser Seirawan is a three-time U.S. Champion, the 1989 Western Hemisphere Champion, and an eight time member of the U.S. chess Olympiad team. He was the first American to vie for the World Championship title since Bobby Fischer. Currently one of the world's top-ranked chess players, he is one of only a handful of players to have defeated world champions Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov in tournament play.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781857443318
With:
Silman, Jeremy
Publisher:
Everyman Chess
With:
Silman, Jeremy
Author:
Seirawan, Yasser
Location:
London
Subject:
Chess - Specific Strategies
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
Chess players
Subject:
Chess - General
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
GAMES / Chess
Subject:
General Games
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Everyman Chess
Series Volume:
no. 4
Publication Date:
20030631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9 x 7.25 in

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An introduction to the moves, strategies, and philosophy of chess, with clear explanations of the games fundamentals, instructive examples, question-and-answer sections, sample games, and psychological hints.

"Synopsis" by , An introduction to the moves, strategies, and philosophy of chess with clear explanations of the games fundamentals, instructive examples, question-and-answer sections, sample games, and psychological hints.
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