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    Critical Moments in Chess

    Product Code: B0108BT


    Publisher: Batsford
    Author: Paata Gaprindashvili
    Year of Publication: 2010

    Pages: 272
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


    Book DescriptionA unique exploration of those pivotal moments in which chess games are won or lost - if you know how to spot them.

    Packed with invaluable tips and tricks on identifying critical moments, illustrated with examples from 280 chess games.

    This exciting and unique book deals with an aspect of chess that is hard to pin down: those monumental moments in a game when the tide turns and the course of the game is altered. It outlines the different types of critical moment, explaining how to spot them and, crucially, how to combat them, seize the initiative and turn the game to your own advantage. To back up the theory, the author has provided deep analysis of 280 chess positions from games by some of the greatest players in the world.

    Paata Gaprindashvili is an International Correspondence Chess Master and past European CC Champion. He is a chess trainer with successes in the Youth European and World Championships. He is the author of Imagination in Chess, also published by Batsford. He lives in Tbilisi, Georgia.

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    ISBN 9781906388652
    Manufacturer Batsford Chess
    Author(s) Paata Gaprindashvili
    Pages 272 Pages
    Publication Date May 4, 2010
    Notation Type AN - Algebraic
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