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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
Anti-Sicilians A Guide for Black
The Sicilian is far and away the most popular chess opening, and many players prefer to side-step the Open Sicilian with one of the Anti-Sicilian systems at White's disposal. This book equips Black to fight against all these lines. The Anti-Sicilian systems include: positionally motivated lines such as the 2 c3 Sicilian and the 3 Bb5 systems; slow but tricky attacking lines including the Closed...
Price $22.95
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Anti Sicilians A Guide for Black
Breaking Through: How the Polgar sisters changed the game of chess
In a major event in chess publishing, Susan Polgar provides a candid inside view of the lives of the Polgar sisters, each with their own goals and aspirations. She takes readers through the incredible development of the three sisters as they pursued their dreams: becoming chess prodigies, growing into contenders, winning World titles and Olympiad gold medals, ending the Soviet dominance in wome...
Price $29.95
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Breaking Through How the Polgar sisters changed the game of chess
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 Brilliancy
What do we understand by brilliancy in chess? The author delves back into history to examine how this concept has developed, before presenting a dazzling array of brilliant games from the past few decades - the prize-winners as selected by grandmaster panels for each issue of Yugoslav 'Chess Informator' between 1968 and 1998. Apart from providing hours of pleasure, a study of these masterpieces...
Price $21.95
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Chess Brilliancy
Chess Champion from China
Xie Juns meteoric rise to stardom is virtually unprecedented in chess history. Born in 1970, in 1988 she was just a promising junior who had never even seen a Grandmaster, let alone beaten one. Yet in 1991 she became Womens World Champion by decisively beating Maya Chiburdanidze, Champion since 1978.This book provides a fascinating and frequently amusing look at the chess world through the eyes...
Price $11.50
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Chess Champion from China
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...
Price $19.95
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Chess Explained The English Opening
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
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
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 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...
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Chess Explained The Nizmo Indian
Chess for Zebras
Jonathan Rowson, author of the highly acclaimed Seven Deadly Chess Sins, investigates three questions important to all chess-players: 1) Why is it so difficult, especially for adult players, to improve? 2) What kinds of mental attitudes are needed to find good moves in different phases of the game? 3) Is White's alleged first-move advantage a myth, and does it make a difference whether you are ...
Price $29.95
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Chess for Zebras
Chess Software Users Guide
Interested in chess and computers? Then this groundbreaking book is perfect. Whether you are talking about the latest chess playing programs or chess database software, this book answers all of the questions you ever needed to ask. A team of experts, all experienced chess software users, review all the latest software available, highlighting the positives, the negatives and underlining whats va...
Price $19.95
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Chess Software Users Guide
Chess Training
This entertaining and instructive book uses the author's own tried and tested training methods and is ideal for any player in the 100-160 BCF (1400-1900 ELO/USCF) grading range.
Price $24.95
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Chess Training
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...
Price $26.95
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Creative Chess Opening Preparation
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
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: 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...
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Dangerous Weapons The Pirc and Modern
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