Synopses & Reviews
Perfect for beginning players--including children--100 Easy Checkmates offers an accessible, fun guide to winning at chess. Designed to help players learn without frustration or tedious chess notation, 100 Easy Checkmates presents easy one- and two-move checkmates that everyone can understand. Expert Larry Evans provides one hundred basic checkmating situations in large, simple diagrams, and readers are asked to solve the puzzle and then shown how to do it in plain words. Challenging, entertaining, and accessible, 100 Easy Checkmates is the ideal guide for beginning players.
With no chess notation, this is a great book for beginning players, especially children. These easy one and two-move checkmates are not only fun, but also great training tools. Set up for quick learning, the author presents one hundred basic mating situations in large-sized, easy-to-understand diagrams. You are asked to solve the mate, and then shown how to solve the problem using plain words. Both challenging and fun, this practical guide is great for all beginning players. 144 pages