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  1. Averbakh Chess Endings - Rook Endgames - RUSSIAN EDITION

    Averbakh Chess Endings - Rook Endgames - RUSSIAN EDITION

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    THIS BOOK IS WRITTEN IN RUSSIAN

    In this fundamental work, which includes more than 800 items, investigates various types of rook endings. Depending on the number and location involved in the fight pawns material of the book includes both the elementary teaching positions and sophisticated graduation studies.

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  2. Averbakh Chess Endings - Queen Endgames - RUSSIAN EDITION

    Averbakh Chess Endings - Queen Endgames - RUSSIAN EDITION

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    THIS BOOK IS WRITTEN IN RUSSIAN

    This book is the third in a series of five books on Chess endings. This fundamental work explores different kinds of endings involving queens. Depending on the number and location involved in the fight pawns, material of the book includes both the elementary teaching positions and sophisticated graduation studies.

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  3. Averbakh Chess Endings - Bishop Endings and Knight Endings - RUSSIAN EDITION

    Averbakh Chess Endings - Bishop Endings and Knight Endings - RUSSIAN EDITION

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    This is Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh. This is the original published in Russian. This English version is a direct translation from the Russian except that the order of the volumes has been changed. In the Russian original this is volume 2. However, in the English Translation it is volume 1. Learn More
  4. Chess Endings Pawn Endgames - RUSSIAN EDITION

    Chess Endings Pawn Endgames - RUSSIAN EDITION

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    This is part of a five volume master work by the world's leading authority on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh. This series was originally published in Russian but has also been translated and published in English. The volumes in this series were first published in the Soviet Union in 1954 with a blue hard cover. It was reprinted with modifications in 1981-1983 with a soft orange cover. This volume is concerned with pawn endgames which are the most important and the most fundamental endgames in chess. Learn More
  5. Liquidation on the Chess Board

    Liquidation on the Chess Board

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    Pawn endings do not arise out of nowhere. Before emerging as endgames with just kings and pawns, they 'pre-existed' in positions that still contained any number of pieces. Liquidation is the purposeful transition into a pawn ending. It is a vital technique that is seldom taught. Strange, because knowing when and how to liquidate can help you win games or save draws. In this book, former US Chess Champion Joel Benjamin teaches you all you need to know about successfully liquidating into pawn endgames. Learn More
  6. Dvoretsky Endgame Manual

    Dvoretsky Endgame Manual

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    The Fourth Edition of a Modern Classic When you are serious about improving your endgame skills, it is time for Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual. Perhaps the best known and most respected instructor of world class chessplayers, Mark Dvoretsky has produced a comprehensive work on the endgame that will reward players of all strengths. For those ready to immerse themselves in endgame theory, there may be no better manual available today. But, even if you do not play at master level, the book has been designed to help your endgame too. Basic theories and "must-know" concepts are highlighted in blue. You may skip the more complex analysis, focus on the text in blue, and still improve your endgame technique. Learn More
  7. Grandmaster Preparation - Endgame Play

    Grandmaster Preparation - Endgame Play

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    Jacob Aagaard presents the reader with a few key concepts in the endgame and invites him to test his skills with a lot of examples from recent tournament practice. Where many endgame books are theoretical and emphasize memorization, Endgame Play is based entirely in the real world, where the ability to react precisely in technical positions is a life skill. Learn More
  8. Practical Chess Endings

    Practical Chess Endings

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    This is an essential practical book, for all chess players, from one of the world's greatest grandmasters. Rather than attempting to cover every theoretical possible endgame position, Paul Keres deals with the basic types of position into which all other endgames will eventually be resolved. He examines these in great detail and, in so doing, reveals the fundamental principles of the endgame and the main ideas for each player. Learn More
  9. Van Perlo's Endgame Tactics - 4TH EDITION

    Van Perlo's Endgame Tactics - 4TH EDITION

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    ENDGAME TACTICS is an affordable guide that reduces the psychological burden of endgame instruction by showing that endgames are actually quite enjoyable because of the tactics! There is no substitute for hard work in getting better at chess, but the fact of the matter is that we always work harder at something we love. By enjoying the entertainment of real life endgame tactics, and (at least for the moment) forgetting about theoretical positions that seem distant from everyday practice, the amateur player learns to love the endgame.

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  10. SHOPWORN - Van Perlo's Endgame Tactics - 4TH EDITION

    SHOPWORN - Van Perlo's Endgame Tactics - 4TH EDITION

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    ENDGAME TACTICS is an affordable guide that reduces the psychological burden of endgame instruction by showing that endgames are actually quite enjoyable because of the tactics! There is no substitute for hard work in getting better at chess, but the fact of the matter is that we always work harder at something we love. By enjoying the entertainment of real life endgame tactics, and (at least for the moment) forgetting about theoretical positions that seem distant from everyday practice, the amateur player learns to love the endgame.

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  11. The Art of Checkmate

    The Art of Checkmate

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    In the early 1950's, two former French champions authored a book that clearly - and quite comprehensively - explained the basic mating patterns in Chess. The Art of Checkmate by Georges Renaud and Victor Kahn was destined to be hailed as one of the most instructive Chess books ever written.

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  12. Mastering Endgame Strategy

    Mastering Endgame Strategy

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    Following his highly acclaimed Mastering Chess Strategy and Mastering Opening Strategy, this book completes a trilogy of strategy books by Grandmaster and renowned chess teacher Johan Hellsten. In his new work Hellsten focuses exclusively on endgame play and covers every type of endgame: pawn, minor piece, rook and queen endgames. He examines not only the many fundamental positions that everyone needs to know, but also the key themes and characteristics of successful endgame play, including activity, creating and exploiting weaknesses, active and passive defence, fortresses and technique Learn More
  13. SHOPWORN - Mastering Endgame Strategy

    SHOPWORN - Mastering Endgame Strategy

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    Following his highly acclaimed Mastering Chess Strategy and Mastering Opening Strategy, this book completes a trilogy of strategy books by Grandmaster and renowned chess teacher Johan Hellsten. In his new work Hellsten focuses exclusively on endgame play and covers every type of endgame: pawn, minor piece, rook and queen endgames. He examines not only the many fundamental positions that everyone needs to know, but also the key themes and characteristics of successful endgame play, including activity, creating and exploiting weaknesses, active and passive defence, fortresses and technique Learn More
  14. EBOOK - Mastering Endgame Strategy

    EBOOK - Mastering Endgame Strategy

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    Following his highly acclaimed Mastering Chess Strategy and Mastering Opening Strategy, this book completes a trilogy of strategy books by Grandmaster and renowned chess teacher Johan Hellsten. In his new work Hellsten focuses exclusively on endgame play and covers every type of endgame: pawn, minor piece, rook and queen endgames. He examines not only the many fundamental positions that everyone needs to know, but also the key themes and characteristics of successful endgame play, including activity, creating and exploiting weaknesses, active and passive defence, fortresses and technique Learn More
  15. Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 5

    Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 5

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    Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.

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  16. Mastering Complex Endgames

    Mastering Complex Endgames

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    Daniel Naroditsky has done it again! Following 'Mastering Positional Chess' the American chess prodigy has written an instructional book that is at least as ambitious as his acclaimed debut. Naroditsky draws heavily on his own experience as a player and has no problem pointing out his own mistakes. His systematic approach and didactic skills help you to understand rather than just memorize these endings. Rarely if ever before have the ideas that decide endings been explained so clearly. This book will take your endgame technique to the next level. Learn More
  17. Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 2

    Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 2

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    Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.

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  18. Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 3

    Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 3

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    Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.

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  19. Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 4

    Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 4

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    Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.

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  20. Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 1

    Comprehensive Chess Endings - VOLUME 1

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    Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.

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  21. Comprehensive Chess Endings - The Complete Collection

    Comprehensive Chess Endings - The Complete Collection

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    Comprehensive Chess Endings is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh.

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  22. The Russian Endgame Handbook

    The Russian Endgame Handbook

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    Rabinovich raises the beginner’s understanding of the endgame to a sophisticated level, starting with elementary checkmates and then moving on to the principles for handling complex endgames and advanced concepts in king-and-pawn endings, such as the theory of corresponding squares.

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  23. Averbakh Chess Endings - RUSSIAN EDITION

    Averbakh Chess Endings - RUSSIAN EDITION

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    The book can be used as a training manual for the enactment of endings, as well as a reference in the analysis of the deferred parties.

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  24. The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames

    The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames

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    Chess players are known to be obsessed by openings. However, world champions have recommended that up-and-coming players should actually begin by studying the endgame first.

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  25. EBOOK - The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames

    EBOOK - The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames

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    Chess players are known to be obsessed by openings. However, world champions have recommended that up-and-coming players should actually begin by studying the endgame first.

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  26. SHOPWORN - The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames

    SHOPWORN - The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames

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    Chess players are known to be obsessed by openings. However, world champions have recommended that up-and-coming players should actually begin by studying the endgame first.

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  27. A Complete Chess Course - How to Win at Chess - VOLUME II

    A Complete Chess Course - How to Win at Chess - VOLUME II

    Our Price: $25.95

    This is a combined work, taking five separate books and combining them into one volume, but then re-dividing them into two volumes.

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  28. How to Play Chess Endings

    How to Play Chess Endings

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    Emphasis throughout the book is on understanding principles, rather than memorizing moves, with the result that the reader will be able to apply Znosko-Borovsky's techniques to almost any situation that may arise.

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  29. Encyclopedia of Chess Endings I - Pawn Endings

    Encyclopedia of Chess Endings I - Pawn Endings

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    At the beginning of the 1980s, the Chess Informant publishing house started one of the greatest publishing ventures in chess history. In 1982 the first volume of Encyclopedia of Chess endgames was published (Pawn endgames).

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  30. A Guide To Chess Endings

    A Guide To Chess Endings

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    This book makes a fairly thorough study of those endings most likely to occur in play, especially those with rooks. This book is best worked through as a course of study, so that the underlying ideas are absorbed and a sound positional judgment is acquired it is at first not necessary to understand every nuance, far less to try to remember the more difficult variations; indeed one might pass over the sub-variations at first reading.

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  31. Tragicomedy in the Endgame

    Tragicomedy in the Endgame

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    This book is designed to highlight the key concepts of the most common chess endgames and will prove quite instructive to chessplayers of all levels. Topics include: The King in the Endgame, Pawn play, Zugzwang, Saving Methods, Tactics in the Endgame, Piece Maneuvering, Piece Exchanges, "Technique"... and much more!

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  32. 1000 Checkmate Combinations

    1000 Checkmate Combinations

    Our Price: $21.95

    This truly outstanding book, first published in Russian in the 1970s and regarded there as a classic, contains everything you need to know bout how to deliver checkmate. It contains a wealth of elegant and sophisticated chess tactics as well as systematic and effective instruction.

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  33. Chess Camp - VOLUME 3

    Chess Camp - VOLUME 3

    Our Price: $11.95

    Chess Camp is a new training system for beginning chess players, and for the parents and coaches who teach them. Starting with simple problems to illustrate key concepts, and then progressing to more complex positions, the student will learn by doing, methodically integrating new information with previous knowledge while building effective thinking habits at the board.

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  34. Chess Camp - VOLUME 2

    Chess Camp - VOLUME 2

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    Chess Camp is a new training system for beginning chessplayers, and for the parents and coaches who teach them. Starting with simple problems to illustrate key concepts, and then progressing to more complex positions, the student will learn by doing, methodically integrating new information with previous knowledge while building effective thinking habits at the board.

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  35. Nunn's Chess Endings - VOLUME 2

    Nunn's Chess Endings - VOLUME 2

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    In this major two-volume work, renowned endgame theoretician John Nunn teaches the skills that are most important to success in practical endgames.

    Going beyond standard texts, Dr Nunn shows how to apply knowledge of standard endgames to find the right methods in tricky real-life practical situations - even when they differ greatly from the idealized forms given by traditional endgame manuals. Learn More
  36. Nunn's Chess Endings - VOLUME 1

    Nunn's Chess Endings - VOLUME 1

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    In this major two-volume work, renowned endgame theoretician John Nunn teaches the skills that are most important to success in practical endgames. Going beyond standard texts, Dr Nunn shows how to apply knowledge of standard endgames to find the right methods in tricky real-life practical situations - even when they differ greatly from the idealized forms given by traditional endgame manuals. Learn More

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