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    The Survival Guide to Rook Endings

    A Practical Course in the Most Important Type of Chess Endgame

    Product Code: B0115GB

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    Publisher: Gambit
    Author: John Emms
    Year of Publication: 2008

    Pages: 160
    Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)


    Book Description

    A Gambit re-issue of this instructive endgame guide.

    For all chess-players - from beginners to grandmasters, and whatever their style of play - one thing is certain: rook endings will arise in a great many of their games.

    Yet it is precisely in this area of the game that many players give away hard-earned points, either through lack of knowledge or inadequate understanding. Most previous books on the subject have been extremely technical and theoretical, but this one is different. John Emms provides the essential specific knowledge and explains the key concepts that will enable readers to find the right plan in most common types of rook endings.

    John Emms is one of England's strongest grandmasters, and an experienced trainer. He is also a skilful and versatile writer: he has several opening monographs and general guides to his credit, and authored the hugely popular work, The Ultimate Chess Puzzle Book.

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    Our Price: $14.95



    Product Details

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    ISBN 9781904600947
    Manufacturer Gambit Publishing
    Author(s) John Emms
    Pages 160 Pages
    Publication Date May 6, 2008
    Notation Type FAN - Figurine
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