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How to Play the Chess Opening
Brilliant sacrifices and combinations, either calculated in advance or played on the spur of the moment, give us thrills that cannot be equaled by any other aspect of the game. And, by a very fortunate coincidence, these brilliant strokes are just what we need to become first-rate players.
1001 Brilliant Ways to Checkmate
Technique in Chess
In addition to covering all of the games in both tournaments (and in the play-off in Portoroz), this book includes annotations by over 20 to-level grandmasters, including Korchnoi, Karpov, Meckling, Pulagayevsky, Hubner, Larsen, Taimanov, Bronstein, Keres and Smyslov. Complete with 269 diagrams and 35 photographs this is an outstanding tournament book of timeless value.
World Championship Interzonals: Leningrad 1973
500 Master Games of Chess
This book covers the story of the Olympiad with 130 annotated games, nearly half of them annotated by Grandmasters, complete tables of team performances in both the preliminary and the final groups, tables of every individual result of every player and the results of all past Olympiads.
1974 Chess Olympiad
King's Pawn Openings
Ruy Lopez: Breyer System
Sicilian Defense 4: Gurgenidze
Four Knights and Belgrade Gambit
Zurich International Chess Tournament 1953
Persona Non Grata
Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess
Capablanca's Best Chess Endings
Garry Kasparov, the 20-year old Grandmaster from Baku, is already the second highest ranked player in the world and has won several top tournaments including the Soviet Championship. 52 year old Victor Korchnoi was a Grandmaster before Kasparov was even born and already had played two matches for the world title.
Kasparov vs. Korchnoi - London 1983
Sicilian ...e6 and ...d6 Systems
Sicilian - Paulsen
The War Of the Chessmen
The Literature of Chess
Philidor Defense - A Re-Appraisal
Billed as the "match of the century", it became a unique test of endurance and ended in chaos and controversy. The book is aimed at the reader with an interest in chess and combines detailed scrutiny of the games with an eye-witness account of the proceedings in Moscow.
No other record of the match has this combination of careful research and constant, on-the-spot reporting.
These 101 moves - every one a move that either forced checkmate, gained material or lead to an overwhelmingly superior position - have been selected from among all of Fischer's recorded games, most of which were were played under tournament or match conditions.
Bobby Fischer's Outrageous Chess Moves
Encyclopedia of Chess Endings - BOOK III - Rook Endings - PART TWO
Notes of a Soviet Master
Kasparov's Winning Chess Tactics
Modern Art of Attack
Winning with 1. e4
An Unbeatable White Repertoire after 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3
Pandolfini Endgame Course
Alexander Alekhine - Agony of a Chess Genius
Weapons of Chess
Encyclopedia of Chess Endings - BOOK IV - Queen Endings
Chess Opening - Traps and Zaps - VOLUME 1
The Art of the Middle Game