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Grand Prix Attack

Product Code: CB0026CD

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Publisher: Chess Digest
Author: Smith & Hall
Year of Publication: 1995

Pages: 129
Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


Book DescriptionWhen faced with the Sicilian Defense, you have to make the choice to either wade through a maze of variations in the main line or diverge early into a relatively lesser known system. The early advance of white's f-pawn fits this objective perfectly. White gains more space in the center and kingside with 2.f4, forming the basis for lasting pressure and often leading to violent attacks against the black kingside. After 1.e4 c5 2.f4, this variation fell out of fashion int he early 90's due to 2..d5. But take heart! Smith and Hall show that this variation still has some venom!

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Publication Date: January 1, 1995
Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
Page Count: 129 Pages

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