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Chess: Crowood Sports Guides - Skills, Tactics, Techniques

By Jonathan Arnott

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ISBN: 9781847977052
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 09/05/2014
PAGES: 96
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 253 diagrams and 7 colour photographs

Chess - Crowood Sports Guides is the perfect tool for anyone wanting to improve their performance, from beginners learning the basic skills to more experienced participants working on advanced techniques. These practical, no-nonsense guides will help you give you that all-important advantage.

Contents include:

  • Standard chess rules and basic notation
  • How to use each piece effectively
  • Tactics and strategy: how to plan for success
  • The three phases: openings, middlegames and endgames
  • Advanced techniques: analysing a position; opening repertoires; when to sacrifice; key endgame principles
  • Hints and tips for developing chess further
  • Using computers for analysis and preparation

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