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Starting Out
Starting Out
by Joe Gallagher
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In this revolutionary book, Grandmaster Joe Gallagher goes back to basics, studying the fundamental principles of the Pirc/Modern and its numerous variations. Throughout the book there are an abundance of notes, tips and warnings to guide the improving... (read more)

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Progress in Chess #32: Fighting Chess with Hikaru Nakamura: An American Chess Career in the Footsteps of Bobby Fischer
Progress in Chess #32: Fighting Chess with Hikaru Nakamura: An American Chess Career in the Footsteps of Bobby Fischer
by Karsten Muller
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The first book to focus on United States Chess Champion Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura's fascinating journey to the top of world chess is documented in this look at his life and career. Hikaru was not a typical child prodigy, and at his first... (read more)

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The Survival Guide to Competitive Chess: Improve Your Results Now!
The Survival Guide to Competitive Chess: Improve Your Results Now!
by John Emms
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In The Survival Guide to Competitive Chess Grandmaster John Emms reveals the secrets of how to maximise your potential and improve your results in competitive play.... (read more)

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Chess Camp #01: Move, Attack, and Capture
Chess Camp #01: Move, Attack, and Capture
by Igor Sukhin
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Chess Camp is a new training system for beginning chessplayers, and for the parents and coaches who teach them. Starting with simple problems to illustrate key concepts, and then progressing to more complex positions, the student will learn by doing... (read more)

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Zurich International Chess Tournament, 1953
Zurich International Chess Tournament, 1953
by David Bronstein
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This legendary tournament features 210 hotly contested games, many of them masterpieces of the first rank. The first authoritative English translation from the Russian, this volume was written by one of the leading competitors. Its perceptive coverage... (read more)

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English Attack
English Attack
by Tapani Sammaluvo
About the Author
Tapani Sammalvuo is a young international master from Finland, who has extensive experience on both sides of the English Attack. He was Finnish Champion in 1998, and has represented Finland in various Olympiads and other team competitions.... (read more)

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Beating the King's Indian and Grunfeld (Everyman Chess)
Beating the King's Indian and Grunfeld (Everyman Chess)
by Timothy Taylor
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The Kings Indian and the Grünfeld are two of Blacks most popular answers to 1 d4; unsurprising given that they were long-time favourites of chess legends Garry Kasparov and, before him, Bobby Fischer. Brimming with complexity and dynamism, these two... (read more)

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Chess Exam: You vs. Bobby Fischer: Play the Match, Rate Yourself, Improve Your Game! (Chess Exams)
Chess Exam: You vs. Bobby Fischer: Play the Match, Rate Yourself, Improve Your Game! (Chess Exams)
by Igor Khmelnitsky
Publisher Comments
Best-selling and award-winning author Igor Khmelnitsky gathers examples from Bobby Fischer's games that are educational, and entertaining, and can be studied without a board. In each of the examples you will take a seat of Fischer's opponent and be asked... (read more)

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The Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Move by Move
The Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Move by Move
by Cyrus Lakdawala
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This series provides an ideal platform to study chess openings. By continually challenging the reader to answer probing questions throughout the book, the Move by Move format greatly encourages the learning and practising of vital skills just as much as... (read more)

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Chess for Everyone: A Step-By-Step Guide to Rules, Moves, & Winning Strategies (Knack: Make It Easy)
Chess for Everyone: A Step-By-Step Guide to Rules, Moves, & Winning Strategies (Knack: Make It Easy)
by Al Lawrence
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Chess has been one of the worlds most popular games for centuries and is still going strong. Not only is it both fascinating and fun, but as recent studies have shown, it also has potential lifelong benefits: improved academic achievement in children and... (read more)

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London 1980: Phillips and Drew Kings Chess Tournament
London 1980: Phillips and Drew Kings Chess Tournament
by William Hartston
Synopsis
Phillips & Drew/GLC Kings 1980 was one of the great chess events. London was a desert for international tournament chess from 1948-1973. In 1975 there was the Evening Standard London Chess Fortnight. Although these were fine events and very valuable to... (read more)

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Alekhine's Defence (Everyman Chess)
Alekhine's Defence (Everyman Chess)
by Nigel Davies
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This book contains all the information necessary to start playing the opening, or meeting it as White.... (read more)

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Play Chess Like the Pros
Play Chess Like the Pros
by Danny Gormally
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What separates the greatest chess players from mere mortals? Grandmaster Danny Gormally believes that understanding, preparation and will to win are three crucial factors. In Play Chess Like the Pros he examines these key aspects and attempts to bridge... (read more)

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Play Chess in 10 Minutes: The Quickest Way to Learn the Game
Play Chess in 10 Minutes: The Quickest Way to Learn the Game
by Brian Byfield
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Chess takes a lifetime to master . . . but this innovative teaching guide by Brian Byfield and Gray Jolliffe will have you playing the game with confidence in just ten minutes. Armed with this clever advice on moving your pieces, smart strategies and... (read more)

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White to Play and Win Plus Simple Chess
White to Play and Win Plus Simple Chess
by Weaver W. Adams
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When White to Play and Win was first published, it created a great sensation because the author, Weaver W. Adams, claimed to be able to prove that White has a win by force from the very first move, against any defense. Although the author was never able... (read more)

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Main Line French: 3 Nc3
Main Line French: 3 Nc3
by Steffen Pedersen
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The French is a sound and resilient defence, which also provides abundant opportunities for counterplay. As a result it has been favoured by such great fighting players as Lasker, Botvinnik and Korchnoi. Current adherents include Short, Shirov... (read more)

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Your Kingdom for My Horse: When to Exchange in Chess
Your Kingdom for My Horse: When to Exchange in Chess
by Andrew Soltis
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Knowing when and what to exchange in chessandmdash;trading chessmen in a series of closely related moves, typically sequentialandmdash;is an essential skill. This book, written by the hugely popular chess writer Andrew Soltis, is the only one that will... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Immortal Game: A History of Chess
The Immortal Game: A History of Chess
by David Shenk
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Challenging the Grunfeld
Challenging the Grunfeld
by Edward Dearing
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Many chess players are attracted to the strategic complexity of 1.d4 openings, but do not know how to deal with the dynamic Grunfeld Defense. In this book International Master Edward Dearing suggests the answer is the Modern Exchange Variation, as... (read more)

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Chess for Kids and Parents: From the Start Till the First Tournament
Chess for Kids and Parents: From the Start Till the First Tournament
by Heinz Brunthaler
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It is widely accepted that learning chess has a positive effect on children. Many parents want to help their children to study chess, but dont know how to do it. This book is the solution. It is a practical handbook that teaches the mysteries of chess... (read more)

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