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EAN-139781904600411   EAN-13 barcode 9781904600411
Product Name50 Essential Chess Lessons
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
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Height9.7 inches    (convert)
Length6.98 inches    (convert)
Weight10.56 ounces    (convert)
AuthorSteve Giddins
Page Count157
BindingPaperback
Published02/01/2006
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Steve Giddins has chosen 50 supremely instructive games - some old, some new, and including many that few readers will have seen before. He has annotated these games in detail from a modern perspective, explaining the useful lessons that can be learnt from them, while avoiding the harmful dogma that characterized many older works of this type. Topics include: Attacking the King, Defence, Piece Power, and Endgame Themes. Each game is followed by a recap of the main lessons to be learned.

Giddins writes in a highly accessible down-to-earth style that appeals to club players seeking to improve their understanding of practical chess. His knowledge of Russian-language chess literature has enabled him to find many excellent examples that have not appeared in previous western literature.

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