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    1. 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
    2. 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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    3. 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
    4. 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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    5. 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
    6. 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
    7. 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
    8. 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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    9. 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
    10. 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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    11. 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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    12. 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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    13. 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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    14. 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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    15. 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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    16. 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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    17. 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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    18. 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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    19. 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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    20. A Complete Chess Course - How to Win at Chess - VOLUME II

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

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      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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    21. 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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    22. 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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    23. 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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    24. 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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    25. Dvoretsky Endgame Manual

      Dvoretsky Endgame Manual

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      Russian International Master Mark Dvoretsky is perhaps the most respected chess instructor in the world today. His latest work, Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual, is sure to become a classic reference book on one of the most difficult and subtle phases in chess.

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    26. 1000 Checkmate Combinations

      1000 Checkmate Combinations

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      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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    27. Chess Camp - VOLUME 3

      Chess Camp - VOLUME 3

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      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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    28. 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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    29. 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
    30. 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
    31. Checkmate for Children

      Checkmate for Children

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      Beginners of all ages will win more games after studying this easy-to-follow book. This isn't another random collection of puzzles, but a systematic course that teaches you how to checkmate your opponent. Experienced chess coach Kevin Stark explains elementary mating patterns in all the important positions and provides many tests to see if you have really mastered the technique. Learn More
    32. Understanding Chess Endgames

      Understanding Chess Endgames

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      One of the world's foremost chess writers provides everything you need to know about chess endgames!

      Assuming no specialized endgame knowledge, John Nunn presents 100 key endgame concepts, and explains how they are used to win games or save difficult positions. He covers all the main types of endgames and typical thinking methods, and so equips readers with all the skills needed to excel in this vital phase of the game up to good club level and beyond. Learn More
    33. Ten Ways to Succeed in the Endgame

      Ten Ways to Succeed in the Endgame

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      This easy to read and understand book tells young players how to play the Endgame better. It is written in a format designed specifically for young players and is illustrated throughout with many great diagrams and cartoons to keep interest high.

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    34. Theory and Practice of Chess Endings - VOLUME 1

      Theory and Practice of Chess Endings - VOLUME 1

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      The author of the book is the Grandmaster and honored Russian coach who headed the All-Russian chess school. At his lessons Alexander Panchenko, following the advice of world champions J.R.Capablanka and V.V.Smislov, placed the highest emphasis on endgame (without neglecting the other stages of a chess game, for sure).

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    35. Theory and Practice of Chess Endings - VOLUME 2

      Theory and Practice of Chess Endings - VOLUME 2

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      The author of the book is the Grandmaster and honored Russian coach who headed the All-Russian chess school. At his lessons Alexander Panchenko, following the advice of world champions J.R.Capablanka and V.V.Smislov, placed the highest emphasis on endgame (without neglecting the other stages of a chess game, for sure). The result surpassed all expectations: dozens of grand masters and masters graduated from the school - Sergey Rublevsky, Alice Galliamova, Ruslan Scherbakov, Maxim Sorokin, Michael Ulibin, Svetlana Prudnikova, Tatiana Shumjakina and many others.

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    36. 100 Endgames You Must Know

      100 Endgames You Must Know

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      Most players tend to neglect the endgame, many even dodge the endgame by taking extreme risks in the middlegame, simply because they feel uncertain about the final phase. But time limits have shortened, and the endgame has to be played fast. A solid basic knowledge is vital. There are, contrary to what most amateurs believe, relatively few endgames one must know. Here the 100 endgames are presented that:show up most frequently in practice are easy to learn and contain ideas and concepts useful in more difficult positions.

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