Download E-books Winning Pawn Structures PDF

By Alexander Baburin

Pawns are the soul of chess--and one of many elements of the sport that chess desktops simply do not deal with good. this contemporary advisor to pawn constructions, written via an skilled grandmaster, analyzes quite a few commonplace formations, and explains the ways, styles, and strategies utilized by pros in all levels of the sport. The information received from the pattern suits awarded will supply any participant a realistic virtue at the board.

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Download E-books Strategy & Tactics in Chess PDF

It is a booklet on uncomplicated chess method written through Dr. Max Euwe whereas he was once international Chess Champion. not like such a lot of next books by means of Euwe, there is not any co-author to this booklet. Euwe himself wrote this one. the subjects lined are: I. procedure and strategies. II. method: basic ideas. - the best attainable box of motion for the items. - As a lot selection as attainable of intervening III. process: specified ideas. - Taking the initiative the place one is most powerful. - Directing the assault commonly on mounted pawns. IV. strategies: combos regularly. - Mating mixtures. - Open-field combos. V. Mating combos. - Direct mate combos. - Break-up combos. - Penetrative combos. - Lateral mixtures. VI. Open-field mixtures. - combos for achieve in fabric. - Focal-point mixtures. - Pinning mixtures. - Unmasking combos. - Overload combos. - Desperado combos. - Cumulative mixtures. VII. Compound combos. VIII. End-game combos. - Forcing mixtures. - Advancing combos. - promoting combos. Dr. Max Euwe was once international chess champion from 1935 to 1937. He performed the entire nice gamers from Lasker to Fischer in tournaments and studied all in their video games in nice aspect. He knew extra approximately them and their video games than anyone else.

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Download E-books Botvinnik's Best Games Volume 3: 1957-1970 PDF

By Mikhail Botvinnik

Mikhail Botvinnik's 'Analiticheskie i kriticheskie raboty" have been originaly released in 4 volumes among 1984 and 1987. This 3rd quantity of this sequence coated his top video games from the interval 1957 - 1970. The Botvinnik's top video games is a classical chess paintings, the best chess ebook at the international. It comprises 129 absolutely annotated video games via M. Botvinnik with many diagrams, checklist all to be had tournament's crosstables with participation of M. Botvinnik, event and fit effects and Index of openings.There is a big photo part with unknown Botvinnik's images.

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Download E-books Interregnum (Tales of the Empire) (Volume 1) PDF

By S.J.A. Turney

For 20 years civil struggle has torn the Empire aside; the Imperial line extinguished because the mad Emperor Quintus burned in his palace, betrayed by way of his maximum common. opposed to a heritage of struggle, decay, poverty and violence, males who as soon as served within the proud Imperial military now struggle as mercenaries, hiring themselves to the greediest lords. On a hopeless battlefield that very same common, now a mercenary captain tortured by means of the occasions of his earlier, stumbles throughout desire within the type of a tender guy begging for aid. Kiva is pressured to stand greater than his darkish previous as he struggles to place his lifestyles and the very Empire again jointly. The final scion of the Imperial line will switch Kiva endlessly.

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Download E-books Starting Out: Minor Piece Endgames PDF

Endgames with kings, bishops, knights and pawns are usually thought of among the main advanced and will look really bewildering to the bettering participant. this is often hardly ever excellent on condition that even Grandmasters were identified to fight in a few parts of those endgames, with a few examples leading to embarrassing failure to carry trouble-free checkmates! during this common publication, Grandmaster and awesome endgame authority John Emms starts off with absolutely the basics of youngster piece endings. This slowly yet absolutely fingers the reader with the basic wisdom and self belief to maneuver onto somewhat trickier positions. utilizing examples from useful play, Emms highlights the proper approaches in addition to the common error made by way of either attacker and defender. As is basic with the famed beginning Out sequence, there are an abundance of notes, suggestions and warnings through the ebook to aid the enhancing participant. beginning Out: Minor Piece Endgames is ideal if you have formerly honed their chess talents with the sooner books beginning Out in Chess, tips for younger gamers and increase Your Endgame Play.

* Covers all an important minor piece endings

* effortless step by step advisor to higher endgame play

* perfect for the enhancing player

* straight forward format to aid readers take up the main ideas

Grandmaster John Emms has performed for England in Chess Olympiads and was once captain of the group on the 2002 Olympiad in Bled. he is an skilled trainer who has labored with international Championship finalist Michael Adams and a few of the UK's best junior gamers. he is additionally a hugely revered chess author, with many extraordinary works to his identify.

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