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Chess Wizard Training Manual By Christopher Yang
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This book is unique since it covers a wide range of topics, ranging from notation to openings to complex endgame ideas. For beginners, there is a section on how the pieces move and the basic rules.... More > More advanced players can skip this. In addition, this book uses algebraic notation. If this is not familiar, there is also a quick section for students to review. Large sections of the book are dedicated to checkmates and tactics, the two most important parts of the game for beginners. Learning to recognize these patters is the key to improvement for players starting out. Some of the puzzles may be quite difficult, but struggling through those problems will help students improve. Also included is a solid, yet simple opening repertoire for all players. The endgame section covers basic topics, starting from converting an extra Queen to more complex endgames such as the Lucena Position. At the end, there are a few annotated games to show principles discussed in the book in action.< Less
Chess players from Szczecin By Alicja Sokolowska
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project done in city of szczecin, poland, chess players from plac grunwaldzki.
Beginning Chess Course By Ben McGahee
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This book teaches you how to play the game of chess. Topics covered in this book are setting up the board, rules of the game, how the pieces move, check/checkmate, castling, basic principles and... More > strategies, and some aspects of tournament play. This book is great for the true beginner or even a player who knows how to play chess, but wants to improve their overall game.< Less
Better Chess Openings By Jef Kaan
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An overview, selection, and improvement of chess openings; both for (post-)beginners and intermediate players. With a unique and timeless 'repertoire', carefully selected for home player level... More > (1.e4) and/or more advanced (chess club) players. For the latter, in addition to a second, more in depth repertoire with 1.e4, an optional repertoire is given with 1.d4 (besides some gambits, or general opening systems as well). The most suitable opening moves were selected by meticulous analysis, to determine recommended moves and to build up a rocksolid B&W 'repertoire', for two categories of players. With not only mentioning of the opening names, but also of most sub-variations. Compared with up to date opening books and actual GM games, resulting in many opening novelties. An ideal opening study book! Many -colored- diagrams to enhance memorization and understanding. Only opening book a chess player needs until about master level.< Less
The Birth of a new Bishop in Chess By Govert Westerveld
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The new bishop in chess has been a great mystery from the XV century until now, because not only was the power of the Queen greatly introduced, but so was also the position of the church. Pedro... More > Gonzalez de Mendoza was the partisan of Princess (later Queen) Isabella I of Castile and fought for her in the Battle of Zamora and Toro between 1475 and 1476. This warrior churchman had a prominent part in placing Princess Isabella on the throne and served her tirelessly in her efforts to suppress the disorderly nobles of Castile with the money of the church. Cardinal Pedro Gonzalez de Mendoza remains one of the most striking and picturesque figures of the XV-century, and was equally great as churchman, statesman and warrior. He was considered as “the third king of Spain” and Isabella’s best adviser.< Less
Learn Chess in 30 minutes! By Reuben Salimu
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This is a tutorial book for anyone who wants to learn chess from scratch or anyone who already knows a bit but is not so sure. Full of diagrams to take you step by step through the process of how the... More > pieces move and a basic idea of the goal of the game.< Less
Chess "The Game of Life" By Gerar Pope
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In this book, Gerar Pope breaks down the game of chess and compares it to situations that we all go through in life. This book also allows one to reflect where they are at in their life's journey so... More > they can readjust if needed and move on to reach their goals.< Less
The Self-Improvement of Chess By Mark Borders
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"The Self-Improvement of Chess -- Why the Game's Basics Apply to Daily Living" is a journey into how the world's ultimate brain game is a perfect model for constructing and organizing your... More > everyday life -- from a person who is just an average, recreational player. There are few diagrams and notations to bog down the casual reader. Rather, it is a collection of insights and stories that illustrate a practical perspective of the game. It covers how even just the basic rules and fundamentals of chess can be applied to situations that arise in daily living.< Less
The Self-Improvement of Chess By Mark Borders
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"The Self-Improvement of Chess -- Why the Game's Basics Apply to Daily Living" is a journey into how the world's ultimate brain game is a perfect model for constructing and organizing your... More > everyday life -- from a person who is just an average, recreational player. There are few diagrams and notations to bog down the casual reader. Rather, it is a collection of insights and stories that illustrate a practical perspective of the game. It covers how even just the basic rules and fundamentals of chess can be applied to situations that arise in daily living.< Less
If Sun Tzu Played Chess By Clinton Emry
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Sun Tzu's classic military thesis, The Art of War, illustrated in chess strategy and tactics. For beginner to intermediate players. Includes famous games exploring principles, tactical exercises to... More > refine your fighting ability, openings and endgames addressed in easy to understand terms. Test yourself at the end of each section.< Less

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