How well do you know your endgames? Even many experienced players would admit to a lack of knowledge in this department, and yet it's in this section of the game where many points are won and lost over the chessboard. This pocket-sized book can be the answer to all your problems! Grandmaster Neil MacDonald studies all the fundamental endings and provides the reader with all the crucial knowledge, tactics and plans. At the same time, he is careful not to swamp the reader with superfluous information; there is simply enough wisdom here to make you feel confident in all types of practical endings.