Learn from the Legends is a modern classic. Mihail marin examines and explains the ideas of the legends who shaped modern chess.
Chess TestsRussell Enterprises, Inc. #ad - He left behind a great legacy of many books and publications. Dvoretsky wanted to write a book that would not only teach some intricacies of chess, but would also be simply a pleasure to read for aficionados of the game, so he tried to amass the ‘tastiest’ of examples here. I recommend using those materials for in-depth work in the directions mentioned in the book.
At the time of his passing, there were two unpublished manuscripts he had finished and one other co-authored with study composer Oleg Pervakov. Chess tests offers chessplayers material of very high quality for working on various themes, from training combinative vision to techniques of realizing advantages.
Chess Tests #ad - If you follow this advice, then this volume will become a valuable addition to your chess studies and will help you reinforce skills and knowledge you have already obtained. And here is probably the most important point. I hope that this last book by him is going to achieve this, presenting its readers with many chess discoveries and joy of communication with the great coach and author.
From the foreword by Artur Yusupov. Chess testsmark dvoretsky 1947-2016 is considered one of the greatest chess instructors in the modern era.
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The 100 Endgames You Must Know Workbook: Practical Endgame Exercises for Every Chess PlayerNew In Chess #ad - Ideal for every post-beginner, club player and candidate master who wishes to win more games. The advice de la Villa gives in the solutions is practical and useful. This book contains a massive amount of clear, concise and easy-to-follow chess endgame instruction. Solving these puzzles will drive home the most important ideas, refresh your knowledge and improve your calculation skills.
In this book the spanish grandmaster presents hundreds of exercises grouped according to the various chapters in 100 Endgames. And de la villa made an important discovery: most of their errors had already been made by others as well, even by strong and sometimes famous chess players! De la Villa started collecting training material and selected those exercises best suited to retain your knowledge and avoid common errors.
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Spanish to english translation by Ramon Jessurun Quality Chess. Jesus de la villa's worldwide bestseller 100 Endgames You Must Know successfully debunked the myth that endgame theory is complex and endgame books are necessarily tedious.
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. There is a shocking amount of rich material in this book. The second edition of another dvoretsky classic! it is very important for the practical player to train his or her ability, understand when to rely on intuition, rules of thumb and more general positional considerations, when to try to solve problems by calculating variations to the end and how to manage time to avoid time pressure.
Dvoretsky's Analytical Manual #ad - Publication Years: 2013. Pages: 424 Pages. A true gem!â€ grandmaster Lev Alburt Quality Chess. It gets my highest recommendation for those 2200 and above. From jeremy silmanâ€™s review at JeremySilman. Comâ€œestablished dvoretsky fans will definitely enjoy this volume; it might even be his best to date.
From the review by Sean Marsh at MarshTowers.
Dvoretsky's Endgame ManualRussell Enterprises, Inc. #ad - Pages: 424 Pages. I hope it will bring you as much pleasure as it has me. From the preface to the first edition by international Grandmaster Jacob Aagaard Here's what they had to say about the First Edition: "Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual. It is a tremendous contribution to endgame literature, certainly the most important one in many years, and destined to be a classic of the literature if it isn't already one.
For those ready to immerse themselves in endgame theory, there may be no better manual available today. Perhaps the best known and most respected instructor of world class chessplayers, Mark Dvoretsky has produced a comprehensive work on the endgame that will reward players of all strengths. The famous trainer mark dvoretsky has put together a vast number of examples that he has not only collected, but analysed and tested with some of the world's strongest players.
Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual #ad - But, even if you do not play at master level, the book has been designed to help your endgame too. What really impresses me is the deep level of analysis in the book. The enlarged and revised fourth edition is better than ever! "I am sure that those who study this work carefully will not only play the endgame better, but overall, their play will improve.
When it appeared in 2003, the first edition of Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual was immediately recognized by novice and master alike as one of the best books ever published on the endgame.
My 60 Memorable GamesBatsford #ad - My 60 Memorable Games #ad - Russell Enterprises. Author: Mark Dvoretsky. Pages: 424 Pages. In this authoritative reissue of one of the most important chess books ever written, ” played when he was only 15 years old! the controversial alterations that were made to Bobby Fischer’s words in the last edition have been omitted in this version, so only the author’s own words are expressed, including the astounding “Game of the Century, the great Bobby Fischer takes the reader move by move through 60 of his most instructive and entertaining games, troubled, giving a true insight into one of the most gifted, and controversial minds of the 20th century.
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This strategy-packed book offers 50 openings; 150 middle-game positions, arranged by theme; and 100 endgame positions that cover everything from pawn and knight to bishop and queen. Author: Mark Dvoretsky. Quality Chess. Pages: 424 Pages.
Beyond Material: Ignore the Face Value of Your Pieces and Discover the Importance of Time, Space and Psychology in ChessNew In Chess #ad - Giving up material is one of the most difficult decisions a chess player has to take. The nagging question is always: what about my compensation? The old school used to relate compensation to ‘correctness’. With the help of many fascinating examples, Kuljasevic teaches you the essential skill of taking calculated risks.
Russell Enterprises. Some of those factors are space-related, outposts, weaknesses, harmony, such as mobility, structures, squares, files and diagonals. With many instructive fragments he shows how the actual value of your pieces fluctuates during the game, depending on many non-material factors. Pages: 424 Pages.
Beyond Material: Ignore the Face Value of Your Pieces and Discover the Importance of Time, Space and Psychology in Chess #ad - Generations of chess players spent lots of time counting, quantifying the static value of their pieces almost by reflex. In this book, grandmaster Davorin Kuljasevic teaches you how to look beyond the material balance when you evaluate positions. Publication Years: 2013. Other factors are related to time, a threat, and to the way the moves unfold: tempo, initiative, an attack.
Modern club players need to be able to suppress their need for immediate gratification. In order to gain the upper hand you often have to live with uncertain compensation. A sacrifice was correct if the material was swiftly returned, if possible with interest.
Positional Decision Making in ChessQuality Chess #ad - Publication Years: 2016. Author: Mark Dvoretsky. B t batsford. Russell Enterprises. Offers a rare look into the mind of a topgrandmaster. Pages: 288. Quality Chess. In his efforts to explain his way of thinking, space advantage, Boris Gelfandfocuses on such topics as the squeeze, the transformation ofpawn structures and the transformation of advantages.
Positional Decision Making in Chess #ad - Publication Years: 2013. Author: Boris Gelfand. Pages: 424 Pages. Based on examples fromhis own games and those of his hero, Akiba Rubinstein, Gelfand explains how hethinks during the game.
Life & Games of Mikhail TalEveryman Chess #ad - Everyman Chess. Mikhail tal, ' was the greatest attacking World Champion of them all, the 'magician from Riga, and this enchanting autobiography chronicles his extraordinary career with charm and humor. Publication Years: 2013. Pages: 288. B t batsford. Pages: 424 Pages. Author: Mark Dvoretsky. Russell Enterprises.
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