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    French Defense for Black
    Grefe and Silman give many variations and analysis from the Black perspective to show why the French Defense is one of Black's best replies vs. 1.e4.
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    French Defense for Black

    Catalog Code: CB0014CD
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    Questions and Answers on Practical Endgame Play
    GM Edmar Mednis, bestt selling author on chess endgames, has collected an extensive set of practical endgame positions to use in illustrating the principles of handling such situations in actual play. Each type of position is thoroughly analyzed, with examples, and then in chapter summaries an extended set of Principles/Rules of Thumb for Practical Endgame Play are provided - a ready reference for quick review and a reminder of the critical points.

    This is the type of book players need - detailed analysis and instruction in practical methods of playing to win or draw -- working from actual game positions that often defied the players' analysis during the progress of the game. Studying this book is a sure way of improving your endgame play - and your tournament scores! At the same time, you will be thoroughly entertained.
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    Questions and Answers on Practical Endgame Play

    Catalog Code: CB0366RB
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    The Modern Anti-Sicilian. 1.e4 c5 2.a3
    This hefty book offers the results of S.Soloviov's ten-year-long investigation of a nearly virgin territory of chess theory - 1.e4 c5 2.a3. This is a more flexible version of the Sicilian Gambit with 2.b4 as the play often takes original courses.
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    The Modern Anti-Sicilian. 1.e4 c5 2.a3

    Catalog Code: B0099EU
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    Practical White Repertoire with 1.d4 & 2.c4 - VOL. 2
    Alexei Kornev is an international grandmaster and coach. In 2001 he took the silver in the Russian Cup Final. He is also the winner of a number of international tournaments. Highest Elo so far - 2582. For many years, he has been the senior coach of the junior chess school in the city of Vladimir. His students are often among the Russian junior championships for boys and girls.
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    Practical White Repertoire with 1.d4 & 2.c4 - VOL. 2

    Catalog Code: B0098EU
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    The Chess Traveller's Quizbook
    Trains and boats and planes are all part of a day in the life of globe-trotting Grandmaster Julian Hodgson, as is his constant surveillance of the chessboard in search of some lethal tactical strike. Now, in Chess Travellers Quiz Book, Hodgson reverses roles and, setting the brainteasers himself, challenges readers to find the winning combination in 200 test-yourself positions, all taken from practical play. These are arranged chapter by chapter, in order of increasing difficulty, anticipating that by the time you reach your final destination you will be a keener, sharper, more imaginative player.
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    The Chess Traveller's Quizbook

    Catalog Code: CB0055RB
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    Searching for Bobby Fischer
    Searching for Bobby Fischer is the story of Fred Waitzkin and his son, from the moment six-year-old Josh first sits down at a chessboard until he competes for the national championship. Drawn into the insular, international network of chess, they must also navigate the difficult waters of their own relationship. All the while, Waitzkin searches for the elusive Bobby Fischer, whose myth still dominates the chess world and profoundly affects Waitzkin's dreams for his son.
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    Searching for Bobby Fischer

    Catalog Code: CB0244RB
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    Nimzo-Indian with 4 Qc2
    GM Max Dlugy here presents the definitive Study of the Classical Variation of the Nimzo-Indian with 4. Qc2. He provides reliable assessments of all significant variations with clear statements as to why a line is viable or not. With some 200 diagrams to lead the way, the author has clearly organized his material to make it readily assessable by ECO Codes. He includes significant games, in their entirety, to illustrate the flow to the conclusion of the game. Tournament and correspondence players will have to have this important theoretical work to prepare for their next Nimzo-Indian battle!
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    Nimzo-Indian with 4 Qc2

    Catalog Code: CB0027RB
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    Gambits
    In this work he presents a convincing case for players to adopt gambit play. "Only by playing gambits will the chessplayer begin to understand that getting active positions, with the possibility of landing combinative shots, will compensate him for the material sacrificed." Estrin presents concepts and lines of play in every major opening. He provides many practical illustrations, and the number of examples given from his own games clearly shows that he practices what he advocates. 115 diagrams aid the reader in following the analysis. If you don't play these lines, your opponent will!
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    Gambits

    Catalog Code: CB0078RB
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    The Polish Defense
    by Thomas Kapitaniak, 59 pp. (Chess Enterprises 1988). After GM tony Miles defeated then World Champion Karpov with the Polish Defense in 1980, there was renewed interest in this old opening. Kapitaniak presents the historical origins of the Defense and a survey of current theory. The author demonstrates that it is sound and quite playable, providing an attractive alternative to other well-trodden paths. There are twenty-five annotated illustrative games to present a complete picture of the opening in practical play.
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    The Polish Defense

    Catalog Code: CB0098RB
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    King in the Opening, The - Mednis
    The King in the Opening provides a valuable test on how to use the King in the opening phase of a chess game. The King must be protected from early attacks through castling or other alternatives, which are simply illustrated. GM Edmar Mednis utilizes 71 practical games as examples to clarify each point of instruction and make them come alive for the reader. Ninety diagrams assist the reader in setting up positions for study.

    This book does not attempt to teach any particular opening. Instead, Mednis presents principles of play which are applicable in every game which the reader might play, regardless of the particular opening variation involved.

    International Grandmaster Edmar Mednis is recognized as an outstanding author of instructional chess books. He is a most reliable source of useful knowledge for improving one's chess game. This book will definitely elevate a players' success at chess.
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    King in the Opening, The - Mednis

    Catalog Code: CB0142RB
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    Semi-Slav Defence - Non-Meran Variations
    The subject of this book, the Semi-Slav, is characterized b the moves ... d5, ... e6 nd ... c6 versus the Queen's Gambit. Inside the reader will find complete coverage of all lines excepting the Meran and the Botvinnik System.

    The Semi-Slav is an opening complex which runs the gamut from tactical play (the Marshall Variation 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e5 3. Nc3 c6 4. e4 dxe4 5. Nxe4 Bb4+ 6. Bd2 Qxd2 7. Bxb4 Qxe4+) to refined positional struggles (The Romih Variation 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e5 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 Bb4.) In the past, such players as Botvinnik, Kotov, Najdorf, Reshevsky and Euwe debated its finer points. Today's Games all use it on a regular basis.

    This book was written by IM John Donaldson and IM Jeremy Silman, two of the most well-respected authors in chess.

    THE MSRP OF THIS BOOK IS $14.95
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    Semi-Slav Defence - Non-Meran Variations

    Catalog Code: CB0353RB
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    Carlsen - Anand Match for the World Chess Championship
    Including all games from the World Chess Championship Match, plus previous games between Anand and Carlsen and a ground breaking history of the World Chess Champions, including representative games by each of the 19 prior holders of the world title. All annotated by Grandmaster Raymond Keene, OBE. Includes 36 annotated chess games, 234 chess diagrams, plus puzzles and quizzes based upon the games of the match.
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    Carlsen - Anand Match for the World Chess Championship

    Catalog Code: B0245IS
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    Thinking with Chess
    In Thinking with Chess, Dr. Alexey Root connects chess with skills important to academic success, such as classifying, pattern recognition, decoding, creating, and predicting.
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    Thinking with Chess

    Catalog Code: B0090EU
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/2
    New in Chess is the magazine of choice for serious Chess players. If it is happening in Chess, you'll read about it in New in Chess Magazine.
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/2

    Catalog Code: NIC0502
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/5
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/5

    Catalog Code: NIC0505
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/6
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/6

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/7
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/7

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/8
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2005/8

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/1
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/1

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/2
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/2

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/3
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/3

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/4
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/4

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/5
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/5

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/6
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/6

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/7
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/7

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/8
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2006/8

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/2
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/2

    Catalog Code: NIC0702
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/3
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/3

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/4
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/4

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/5
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/5

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/6
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/6

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/7
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/7

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/8
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2007/8

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2008/1
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2008/1

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2008/3
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2008/3

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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2008/4
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    New In Chess Magazine - Issue 2008/4

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