Incredible Savings on One-of-a-Kind Items - Updated Daily!

 

X

Strategic Decisions - Chess Lecture - Volume 3

Product Code: DVD0003CL

img

Alternative Views:

NM Dana Mackenzie started playing tournament chess during the "Fischer boom" of 1971-1972 and never quit. Champion of North Carolina in 1985, 1987, and became master in 1988. He has a 1-0 career record against world chess champions. (The champion in question was the world computer champion, Belle, which Dana defeated in the 1983 U.S. Amateur Team Championship.) Mackenzie now lives in Santa Cruz, CA and runs a chess club for kids at the local library.

101: When Should I Chase the Bishop? Run Time: 46 mins 20 seconds

102: When Should I Trade Queens? Run Time: 44 mins 14 seconds

103: What Should I Do When My Opponent Doesn't Play the Book Move? Run Time: 34 mins 44 seconds

104: Where Should I Put My Rooks? Run Time: 49 mins 48 seconds

105: Using Your Rooks Together Run Time: 41 mins 36 seconds

215 Minutes

Our Price: $19.95


Author: Dana Mackenzie
Publication Date: November 7, 2012

Returns and Exchanges

Return Policy of Downloadable Software, DVDs and Electronic (E) Books - ITEMS THAT ARE NOT SHIPPED TO CUSTOMERS We're sorry, but all purchases of Download Productsare final and can not be returned or exchanged. There are NO exceptions to this rule as this is the industry standard for downloadable products.   Return Policy of Software and DVDs on Physical Media - ITEMS THAT ARE SHIPPED TO CUSTOMERS Computer Software and DVDs that come on Physical Media (such as CD-ROMs and DVD-ROMS)  can only be returned or exchanged if the product is in its original, shrinkwrapped packaging and has not been installed or used in any way. Once you open the packaging of a Computer Software or DVD title, it can only be exchanged for a new copy of the same title and only if the original media is defective. There are NO exceptions to this rule.  

Requires DVD Player

Media Mail Eligible

Media Mail® shipping from the US Postal Service is the cost-effective way to ship Books, Software and DVDs. With shipping rates starting at only 4.00, it's the most affordable shipping method available.

Sample Video

Related Products

  • Attacking Chess 3 - Chess Lecture - Vol. 71
    Presented by International Master Valeri Lilov for ChessLecture.com Attacking Chess is a highly rated series on analyzing plans to initiate attack against strategic positions. Valeri explains both theory and demonstrates in practice. Disk 3 covers Intuitive Sacrifice, Finding the Strike, Particular Circumstance, Dynamics of the Attack, Attack in the Opening.
    img

    Attacking Chess 3 - Chess Lecture - Vol. 71

    Catalog Code: DVD0071CL
    Our Price: $19.95

  • The Basic Principles of the Closed Sicilian for White - Chess Lecture - Volume 21
    IM Attila Turzo currently resides in Hungary. Attila became an international Master at age 18, and was hungarian Junior Champion at 19. He has won first place in more than ten international tournaments. Attila has been a professional chess coah since 2001.
    img

    The Basic Principles of the Closed Sicilian for White - Chess Lecture - Volume 21

    Catalog Code: DVD0021CL
    Our Price: $19.95

  • King's Indian for Black - Chess Lecture - Volume 26
    IM David Vigorito is the 2007 Masschusetts Champion. He has been the state champion of New Hampshire and Nevada. David rated at 2479 in USCF and is the Champion of the Boylston (Boston) Chess Club. He playes in the 2006 U.S. Championship after finishing in a tie for 3rd place at the U.S. Open in Phoenix.
    img

    King's Indian for Black - Chess Lecture - Volume 26

    Catalog Code: DVD0026CL
    Our Price: $19.95

  • Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Tactics and Strategies
    Volume 2: Basic Tactics and Strategy. You'll discover a variety of tactical weapons that you could use over and over to win material and gain an advantage over your opponents. You'll also learn all about chess strategy, plans and formations that will provide you with a lasting edge. 27 chapters, 100 minutes.
    img

    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Tactics and Strategies

    Catalog Code: DVD0011AK
    Our Price: $24.95

  • Stomping the Sicilian Defense - EMPIRE CHESS
    In this DVD series, we will review seven carefully chosen games in which white mounted a successful attack against the Sicilian Defense. The critical theme that ties all the games together is that white is best advised to develop his pieces to active squares and create a sound, harmonious position that limits counterplay before launching the trademark pawn storm to break down the defenses to the black king. While opening theory is not the main subject of the series, the seven games come from many different Sicilians, most prominently the Dragon, Taimanov, Sveshnikov, and Najdorf variations. All of the chosen games are discussed in their entirety, and all of them were played by world class players. It is my hope that this series will give the aspiring 1. e4 player knowledge, experience, and inspiration in tackling the most complex of all opening systems.
    img

    Stomping the Sicilian Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

    Catalog Code: DVD0006EP
    Our Price: $29.95

  • Modern Themes in the Benoni - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Vol. 66
    The Modern Benoni was invented in 1927 by Frank Marshall at the New York Chess Tournament. Marshall played it twice, first for a draw against Capablanca, and again later losing to Aron Nimzowitch whom labeled the Modern Benoni an "unfortunate extravagance" in his annotations. In the 1950s interest in the system revived, as the King's Indian Defense gained in popularity among Soviet players and their investigations branched into related opening systems such as the Benoni. The imbalance inherent in the pawn structure of the Modern Benoni and the counter-chances this implies for Black appeals to aggressive players.
    img

    Modern Themes in the Benoni - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Vol. 66

    Catalog Code: DVD0066CL
    Our Price: $49.95

  • Decision Making - Chess Lecture - Volume 44
    M David Vigorito gives an overview of what to do when a game goes outside theory, beyond tactics and you are over the board and on your own. Over a series of three example games he delves into what the considerations are on the board and how to make decisions.
    img

    Decision Making - Chess Lecture - Volume 44

    Catalog Code: DVD0044CL
    Our Price: $15.95

  • My Pet King's Indian, Na6 - Chess Lecture - Volume 28
    GM Eugene Perelshteyn earned his third GM norm and the title GM after sharing first place in the 2006 Foxwoods Open, He won the Samford Chess Fellowship in 2002, awarded to the top American Player under 25 years old earning $64,000, Eugene also led the Unversity of Maryland, Baltimore County to a few Pan American championships from 1998-2002.
    img

    My Pet King's Indian, Na6 - Chess Lecture - Volume 28

    Catalog Code: DVD0028CL
    Our Price: $15.95

  • Pawn Endgames - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Vol. 47
    IM John-Paul Wallace and GM Jesse Kraai and IM David Vigorito analyze endgames with pawns.
    img

    Pawn Endgames - 2 DVDs - Chess Lecture - Vol. 47

    Catalog Code: DVD0047CL
    Our Price: $49.95

  • Standing Up to the Trompowski - Chess Lecture - Volume 23
    Founded in 2005 ChessLecture.com is one of the largest chess instructional libraries in the world. Our lectures are created and presented by Grand Masters, International Masters and National Masters and contain excellent instruction by experienced players for the chess enthusiast.
    img

    Standing Up to the Trompowski - Chess Lecture - Volume 23

    Catalog Code: DVD0023CL
    Our Price: $15.95

Tell us what you think about this item!

What Our Customers Are Saying About The House Of Staunton

lb