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    Teach Yourself VISUALLY Chess

    Product Code: B0051OB


    Publisher: John Wiley and Sons
    Author: Jon Edwards
    Year of Publication: 2006

    Pages: 284
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


    Book Description

    Chess is a mental game, but you don't have to strain your brain to learn the basics - not with this guide that shows you how to play. Teach Yourself VISUALLY Chess covers how to set up the board, how each piece moves, opening strategies and variations, attacking themes and common sacrifices, and more. Photos of the board let you see strategies in action. For hands-on practice, you can even set up your board and make your moves as you learn. With this book and practice, you'll be saying Checkmate in no time.

    Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill and are ideal for quick review

    Each move or tactic is clearly explained Explanations accompany each photo Color photos and diagrams show key positions, strategies, and moves Helpful tips provide additional guidanceAbout the Author

    JON EDWARDS, Ph.D., is a United States Correspondence Chess Champion and a Senior International Master. He has authored seven previous books on chess and has been a chess instructor since 1976. He is the webmaster of Chess is Fun, a site that provides chess instruction to players of all ages.

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    ISBN 470049839
    Author(s) Jon Edwards
    Pages 284 Pages
    Publication Date Jan 1, 2006
    Notation Type AN - Algebraic

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