Chess for Dummies

A Reference for the Rest of Us!

Product Code: B0033OB


Publisher: For Dummies
Author: Jim Eade
Year of Publication: 2005

Pages: 360
Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)

Book DescriptionProven tactical tips to strengthen your game!

Chess For Dummies is your quick and easy guide to the rules, strategies, and etiquette of chess.

Kings, queens, knights - does chess seem like a royal pain to grasp? This friendly guide helps you make the right moves. From using the correct terms to engaging in the art of attack, you'll get step-by-step explanations that demystify the game. You'll also find updated information on tournaments and top players, as well as computer chess games and playing chess online!

With Chess For Dummies, you'll discover how to:
* Set up your chessboard
* Understand the pieces and their powers
* Recognize the game's patterns
* Decipher chess notation
* Employ tactics to gain an advantage
* Find tournaments and clubs

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Product Details

ISBN 1118016955
Manufacturer For Dummies
Author(s) Jim Eade
Pages 360 Pages
Publication Date Jan 1, 2005
Notation Type AN - Algebraic

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