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Meow! - A Tribute to Kittens, Cats, and Other Felines By Rob Escalante
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A tribute to kittens, cats, and other felines with puns, jokes, songs, and trivia.
Halloween Gambit and other semi-scary gambits By Rob Escalante
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The Halloween Gambit (1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Nxe5), while not often played in a traditional tournament, is played at blitz games where the defender is not likely to figure all the subtleties... More > of the knight sacrifice in time. This gambit, along with other gambits and openings that stretch the limits of sanity are covered in this book He will probably not be up to theory on the opening either, figuring his time is better spent on the usual, standard openings, which everyone else plays; convinced he is more likely to face these standard openings in any given game. It is for this reason we present 120 Halloween Gambit games. Not as much as it is sound, but because it is wild, unexpected, and quite fun to play, assuming you know the theory and your opponent does not.< Less
Chess Scorebook By Rob Escalante
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An easy to use scorebook for the better player. This book holds fifty score sheets of fifty moves each and provides ample space to record moves and other information needed for tournament play. Each... More > score sheet also contains a ready-to-use blank diagram for later study. An index helps you keep track of all your games and a solid paperback cover preserves the games.< Less
2000_Sozin_Miniatures By Rob Escalante
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Need an aggressive system against the Sicilian? Introduced by Sozin, popularized by Fischer, and played by Grandmasters, correspondence players, OTB players, and computers, the Sozin is a sharp,... More > tactical, and forceful response to the Sicilian. With White’s bishop hitting Black’s weak point on f7, and able to castle either to the Queenside or the Kingside, White is ready to set up his attacks. This book of over 2500 short games, with over 300 additional games, 400+ diagrams, annotations, and opening indexes, this book provides a myriad of complete games to help you learn the system and avoid the traps that can ensnare both sides. The miniatures are easy to play over; no game is over 25 moves. Mr. Escalante earned his Candidate Master’s Title in 1992 and was the editor of Rank & File from 1995 to 1997. His games have appeared in Rank & File, The Los Angeles Times, The Orange County Register, Chess Life, and other publications.< Less
1000 Advance French Miniatures By Rob Escalante
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The Advance Variation of the French, like so many openings used today, originated with Greco in the 17th century. Despite being over 400 years old, the Advance French still has many areas still... More > unexplored. And like all openings, the many tactical and strategical considerations are best demonstrated by miniatures. You’ll find exploitations of underdevelopment, neglected centers, opened lines, active piece play, well supported pawns and of course, the Bxh7+ lines (known as the Greco sacrifice). With over 1300 (a baker's dozen) games, we know you'll find something to enjoy.< Less
Scrabble By Rob Escalante
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Geared for generating high scoring words (including bingos), this manuscript covers the following; 1) Two and three letter word lists 2) Letter dumps (when you have too many of the same letter) 3)... More > Irregular nouns and verbs 4) Words from Greek, Latin, Hebrew, French, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, German, Gaelic, and even Hawaiian 5) Lists of common, and not so common, prefixes and suffixes that you can attach to your words 6) A way to build bingos. Additional word lists covering birds, baseball, astronomy, chess, quantum physics, computers, shoes, fungi, literature and myths, cheese and wines, science fiction, kings and rulers, and other popular topics, round out this enjoyable and entertaining book. Price includes a 5% discount.< Less
1000 Albin Miniatures By Rob Escalante
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The Albin Counter Gambit is a fiery and risky opening, not only for Black, but for White as well. This miniatures book of over 1200 games will show how to win quickly in this opening, and how to... More > avoid being mated in less than 25 moves. Use this book to study for your correspondence game, look up some of the nuances for your general chess study, as a refresher for your next big tournament game, or simply enjoy this latest compilation of over 1200 miniatures. Tables at the end of the book give specific ECO and NIC opening codes so you can discover more games with this gambit.< Less

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