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These are the newest published chess books available from all of the top publishers. Books on this list will remain one year from the release date.
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Chess 101 - Everything a New Chess Player Needs to Know
This book was written to provide new chess players with basic information that will prepare them to play chess in any venue, whether its tournament or club or even just casual games with friends.<br> <br> "Chess 101 stands alone among chess bookes for beginneers because of its clarity and orginization. This work fills a void as the beginner's book of choice for chess students who want authorita...
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Chess 101 Everything a New Chess Player Needs to Know
Chess Explained: The Classical Sicilian
Chess Explained is a new series of books about chess openings. They are not theoretical works in the traditional sense, but more a series of lessons from a chess expert with extensive over-the-board experience with an opening. You will gain an understanding of the opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you wer...
Price $19.95
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Chess Explained The Classical Sicilian
Chess Explained: The English Opening
Chess Explained is a new series of books about chess openings. They are not theoretical works in the traditional sense, but more a series of lessons from a chess expert with extensive over-the-board experience with an opening. You will gain an understanding of the opening and the middle games to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you we...
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Chess Explained The English Opening
A Complete Guide to the Grivas Sicilian
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This book is in every way a definitive guide: Efstratios Grivas provides the inside story on a variation of the Sicilian Defence that he has worked for more than 20 years to perfect, and which rightly bears his name. The Grivas Sicilian (1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Qb6) has proved itself sound and reliable in practice, but is also far less well investigated than most Sicilian systems. Th...
Price $23.95
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A Complete Guide to the Grivas Sicilian
Chess Explained: The Nizmo-Indian
Chess Explained books provide an understanding of an opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you were sitting at the board with a chess coach answering your questions about the plans for both sides, the ideas behind particular moves, and what specific knowledge you need to have. The Nimzo-Indian is one of the m...
Price $23.95
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Chess Explained The Nizmo Indian
Chess Explained: The Modern Benoni
Chess Explained is a new series of books about chess openings. They are not theoretical works in the traditional sense, but more a series of lessons from a chess expert with extensive over-the-board experience with an opening. You will gain an understanding of the opening and the middle games to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you we...
Price $23.95
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Chess Explained The Modern Benoni
Chess Explained: The French
Chess Explained books provide an understanding of an opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you were sitting at the board with a chess coach answering your questions about the plans for both sides, the ideas behind particular moves, and what specific knowledge you need to have.<br> <br> The French Defence is o...
Price $23.95
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Chess Explained The French
Secrets of Spectacular Chess - 2nd Edition
In the modern classic Secrets of Spectacular Chess, Jonathan Levitt and David Friedgood shared their appreciation of chess beauty, engulfing readers with a wealth of magnificent examples from the aesthetic side of the game. Moreover, they demonstrate hoe this fascinating subject could be analysed, and how it could help players to improve bothe their understanding and practical play.<br> <br> No...
Price $24.95
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Secrets of Spectacular Chess 2nd Edition
Fighting the Anti-King's Indians
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I love playing the King's Indian, but no-one ever allows me to reach my favourite opening! Does this sound like an all too familiar complaint? The answer to this problem lies here.<br> <br> The truth is you will reach your favourite opening in barely half the games you play against 1 d4, and that's why this book is a godsend to those players fed up with blindly searching for the right way to pl...
Price $24.95
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Fighting the Anti King s Indians
Starting Out: d-pawn Attacks
Are you looking to attack with 1d4? Then look no further....<br> <br> In this book Richard Palliser provides in-depth coverage of three of the most dangerous attacking set-ups available to White: the Colle-Zukertort, the Barry, and the 150 attacks. In recent years these three opening weapons have considerably gained in popularity, especially at club level, and it's easy to see why. They are eas...
Price $24.95
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Starting Out d pawn Attacks
Dangerous Weapons: The King's Indian
Are you tired of playing the same old openings time and time again? Perhaps it's time for a change, but you cannot decide between the numerous options available? Here's the answer: choose Dangerous Weapons and amaze your opponents with new and exciting opening ideas!<br> <br> In this book, three renowned opening experts get together to take a revolutionary look at the ever-popular King's Indian...
Price $24.95
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Dangerous Weapons The King s Indian
Dangerous Weapons: The Pirc and Modern
Do you need a well-deserved break from your normal chess openings? Are you tired of constantly having to keep up with modern chess theory? Or perhaps you simply wish to try out something new and inspiring, but cannot decide amongst the numerous choices available? Look no further for the answer! In Dangerous Weapons: The Pirc and Modern, prominent opening specialists take a revolutionary look at...
Price $24.95
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Dangerous Weapons The Pirc and Modern
Chess Explained: The Main-Line Slav
Chess Explained books provide an understanding of an opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you were sitting at the board with a chess coach answering your questions about the plans for both sides, the ideas behind particular moves, and what specific knowledge you need to have. <br> <br> The Main-Line Slav is ...
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Chess Explained The Main Line Slav
Chess Explained: The Grunfeld
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Chess Explained books provide an understanding of an opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you were sitting at the board with a chess coach answering your questions about the plans for both sides, the ideas behind particular moves, and what specific knowledge you need to have.<br> <br> The Grunfeld Defence is...
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Chess Explained The Grunfeld
Dangerous Weapons: The French
Do you need a well-deserved break from your normal chess openings? Are you tired of constantly having to keep up with modern chess theory? Or perhaps you simply wish to try out something new and exciting, but cannot decide between the embarrassment of choices available? Look no further for the answer! In Dangerous Weapons: The French, International Master John Watson takes a revolutionary look ...
Price $25.95
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Dangerous Weapons The French
Dangerous Weapons 1 e4 e5
Do you need a well-deserved break from your normal chess openings? Are you tired of constantly having to keep up with modern chess theory? Or perhaps you simply wish to try out something new and inspiring, but cannot decide amongst the embarrassment of choices available? Look no further for the answer! In Dangerous Weapons: 1 e4 e5, renowned opening experts John Emms, Glenn Flear and Andrew Gre...
Price $25.95
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Dangerous Weapons 1 e4 e5
Fighting the Anti-Sicilians: Combating 2 c3, the Closed, the Morra Gambit and other tricky ideas
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The Sicilian Defence is by far Black's most popular answer to 1 e4 at all levels of chess. The reason for this is easy to understand: from the very first move Black unbalances the position and can play for a win without needing to take unjustified risks. This is particularly the case with the Open Sicilian, where Black can take comfort from the knowledge that his superior pawn structure ensures...
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Fighting the Anti Sicilians Combating 2 c3 the Closed the Morra Gambit and other tricky ideas
Creative Chess Opening Preparation
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Grandmaster Eingorn is an chess opening trendsetter. Throughout his career, he has introduced many novel concepts in the openings, and some of the systems he has introduced have gone on to become absolute main lines, such as the Rb1 Exchange Grunfeld. Here he explains the methods by which he prepares his openings and works out new systems from scratch, and how readers can do the same. The broad...
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Creative Chess Opening Preparation
Play thePonziani
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For some unknown reason the Ponziani Opening has been neglected in recent times. Don't be fooled by its apparently harmless reputation: the Ponziani is full of tricks and catches many unsuspecting opponents by surprise. It's also a perfect weapon for those who don't enjoy learning the mountains of theory.<br> <br> In Play the Ponziani, Dave Taylor and Keith Hayward present a comprehensive guide...
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Play thePonziani
Perfect your Chess
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Andrei Volokitin is one of a rare breed of players: he achieved a ranking in the world's top 20 while still a teenager, playing dynamic and often brilliant chess. Although we cannot all aspire to emulate his achievements, there is much that we can learn from his training methods, his games and his general approach to chess. These topics are the subject of this book, written in collaboration wit...
Price $28.95
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Perfect your Chess
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