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    Positional Sacrifices

    Product Code: B0183EM


    Publisher: Everyman Chess
    Author: Neil McDonald
    Year of Publication: 1995

    Pages: 129
    Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)


    Book DescriptionMost competitive players are very familiar with the idea of a sacrificial checkmating attack, but the positional sacrifice has been strangely neglected. By means of a subtle positional sacrifice, a player can sometimes fundamentally alter the course of a game in his or her favor. In this instructive and entertaining book International Master Neil McDonald demonstrates just how effective well-executed positional sacrifices are. Topics covered include sacrifices to open lines for the pieces, sacrifices as a defensive weapon, the exchange sacrifice, the psychology of sacrifice and much more.

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    ISBN 1857441109
    Manufacturer Everyman Chess
    Author(s) Neil McDonald
    Pages 129 Pages
    Publication Date Jan 1, 1995
    Notation Type FAN - Figurine
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