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Experts Vs. the Sicilian
Experts Vs. the Sicilian
by Jacob Aagaard
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The Sicilian Defense is the most popular chess opening at all levels of tournament play from Linares to the local club championship. The Sicilian is played regularly by Kasparov, Anand, Kramnik, Leko, Topalov, and Shirov - that is, the best players in... (read more)

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Understanding Chess Middlegames
Understanding Chess Middlegames
by John Nunn
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The three-times World Chess Solving Champion distils the most useful middlegame concepts and knowledge into 100 lessons that everyone can understand. Following on from his successful Understanding Chess Endgames, John Nunn turns his attention to the... (read more)

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The Quality Chess Puzzle Book
The Quality Chess Puzzle Book
by John Shaw
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Nothing is more important in chess than tactical skill - it is the foundation of all playing strength. In any game, no matter how profound the strategy, there will always be a moment when tactics are needed. Thus a tough tactical workout is essential for... (read more)

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How to Play the from Gambit
How to Play the from Gambit
by Eric Schiller
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Henry Bird's 1.f4 has become the choice of many chess players who wish to avoid the voluminous theory surrounding 1.e4, 1.d4 and even 1.c4. If Black plays passively then he is likely to find himself in an inferior line, especially if he allows a reversed... (read more)

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Chess, Step by Step: From Beginner to Champion-2
Chess, Step by Step: From Beginner to Champion-2
by Aleksandr Kitsis
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CHESS, Step by Step: From Beginner to Champion (soft cover) is a guide to the game of chess. The series Chess, Step by Step: From Beginner to Champion consists of several volumes and is designed to progressively challenge students and guide them step by... (read more)

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Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, 1902-1946: 2543 Games of the Former World Champion, Many Annotated by Alekhine, with 1868 Diagrams, Fully Indexed
Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, 1902-1946: 2543 Games of the Former World Champion, Many Annotated by Alekhine, with 1868 Diagrams, Fully Indexed
by Leonard M. Skinner
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A comprehensive accounting of about 2,500 of Alekhine's games, from his earliest correspondence tournaments in 1902 through his final match with Francisco Lupi in January 1946. Many are fully annotated by Alekhine. Annotation c. Book News, Inc... (read more)

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Chess Tactics for Champions: A Step-By-Step Guide to Using Tactics and Combinations the Polgar Way
Chess Tactics for Champions: A Step-By-Step Guide to Using Tactics and Combinations the Polgar Way
by Susan Polgar
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The Best of Lone Pine: The Louis D. Statham Chess Tournaments 1971-1980
The Best of Lone Pine: The Louis D. Statham Chess Tournaments 1971-1980
by Florin Gheorghiu
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The Lone Pine tournaments were the strongest and most prestigious Swiss System tournaments in the world during the ten year period from 1971 to 1980. This RHM Series of high quality chess books was the brain child of Sidney Fried (born 22 June 1919... (read more)

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Playing the Trompowsky
Playing the Trompowsky
by Richard Pert
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If like most chess players you have a limited amount of time that you can spend studying, but you still want to push for an advantage with White, then the Trompowsky is a great choice. The Trompowsky, 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5, has not been as deeply investigated... (read more)

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Chess: 80 Classic Problems: One Move and You're Dead!
Chess: 80 Classic Problems: One Move and You're Dead!
by Leonard Barden
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This guide to chess chooses the most dynamic and destructive tactical patterns, positions where the winning move forces instant checkmate, resignation or decisive advantage. Quite often such climaxes are the result of sustained and prolonged attacking... (read more)

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Chess for Amateurs: How to Improve Your Game
Chess for Amateurs: How to Improve Your Game
by Fred Reinfeld
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Kessinger Publishing is the place to find hundreds of thousands of rare and hard-to-find books with something of interest for... (read more)

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Play the French, 4th
Play the French, 4th
by John Watson
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The wait is over. Finally its here... the much anticipated 4th edition of John Watsons Play the French  - the must-have book for all French Defence players for over 20 years! Watsons highly acclaimed work presents a repertoire for Black in the... (read more)

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Judit Polgar Teaches Chess #2: From GM to Top Ten
Judit Polgar Teaches Chess #2: From GM to Top Ten
by Judit Polgar
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This exceptional book continues the unique project where one of the greatest chess players of our time transforms her personal journey to the top into a roadmap for everyone who ever wanted to better themselves in the game of chess. In this volume, Judit... (read more)

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Masters of Technique: Mongoose Press Anthology of Chess Fiction
Masters of Technique: Mongoose Press Anthology of Chess Fiction
by Howard Goldowsky
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Chess has flourished in its modern form for hundreds of years. During this time, tens of thousands of books have been written about the game, but very few have been works of fiction. Now, for the first time, an anthology of contemporary chess fiction... (read more)

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Birds Opening: Detailed Coverage of an Underrated and Dynamic Choice for White
Birds Opening: Detailed Coverage of an Underrated and Dynamic Choice for White
by Timothy Taylor
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International Master Timothy Taylor is an experienced tournament player who has enjoyed several notable successes including winning the U.S. Open. He is also a skilled chess writer, one of his previous books How to Defeat the Smith-Morra Gambit becoming... (read more)

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Dangerous Weapons: The King's Indian: Dazzle Your Opponents!
Dangerous Weapons: The King's Indian: Dazzle Your Opponents!
by Richard Palliser
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Are you tired of playing the same old openings time and time again? Perhaps its time for a change, but you cannot decide between the numerous options available? Heres the answer: choose Dangerous Weapons and amaze your opponents with new and exciting... (read more)

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Capablanca: A Primer of Checkmate
Capablanca: A Primer of Checkmate
by Frisco Del Rosario
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Jose Raul Capablanca is renowned for his exquisite positional play and flawless endgame technique. But The Chess Machine was also a master of that other way to deliver mate: the attack on the enemy king.In this groundbreaking work, award-winning chess... (read more)

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Starting Out: The Trompowsky Attack
Starting Out: The Trompowsky Attack
by Richard Palliser
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‘For coverage of all the non-e4/d4 openings this is the best single-volume work available.Sean Marsh reviewing Pallisers Beating Unusual Chess Openings for Cleveland Chess.... (read more)

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Play Like a Girl!: Tactics by 9queens
Play Like a Girl!: Tactics by 9queens
by Jennifer Shahade
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Play Like A Girl! is a collection of tactical positions from the world's best women chessplayers. Chess lovers of all levels can enjoy the puzzles, as the difficulty goes all the way from one-move killer blows to deep, complex combinations. The crushing... (read more)

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Winning Chess Openings
Winning Chess Openings
by Yasser Seirawan
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Yasser Seirawan is the highest-rated American chess professional on the Federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) rating ladder and the first American to vie for the World Championship title since Bobby Fischer. He is a three-time U.S Champion, the... (read more)

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