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Alterman Gambit Guide - Black Gambits - VOLUME 1

Product Code: B0055QT

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Book Description

The Alterman Gambit Guide: Black Gambits 1 is both an opening book and an instructional manual. Sharpen your tactics and learn to play dynamic attacking chess while studying the most entertaining gambits.

Lines covered include:

  • Benko Gambit
  • Blumenfeld Gambit
  • Marshall Attack
  • Traxler Counter-Gambit and
  • Falkbeer Counter-Gambit

About the Author(s)

GM Boris Alterman founded the Shevah-Mofet Chess Academy in Israel. Alterman is a product of the Botvinnik-Kasparov chess school and he also helped to develop the Deep Junior program which famously drew a match with Kasparov and defeated both Radjabov and Deep Fritz.

Our Price: $29.95


Author: Boris Alterman
Publication Date: June 16, 2011
Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
Page Count: 360 Pages

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