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      Rybka 4 Opening Book
      Catalog Code: WIN0006CB

      The Rybka 4 opening book is a high-class compilation of opening theory. It was developed for the worlds strongest chess entity - 100 cores cluster Rybka and program Rybka4 and will maximize the programs playing strength.
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      Rybka 4 Opening Book

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      Big Database 2015
      Catalog Code: WIN0018CB

      The Big Database 2015 contains more than 6.1 millions games from 1560 to 2014 in the highest ChessBase quality standard with ChessBase opening classification with more than 100,000 key positions, direct access to players, tournaments, middlegame themes, endgames. The most recent games of the database are from the Middle of November 2014.
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      Big Database 2015

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      Mega Database 2015
      Catalog Code: WIN0019CB

      The exclusive annotated database. Contains more than 6.1 millions games from 1560 to 2014 in the highest ChessBase quality standard. 68,000 games contain commentary from top players, with ChessBase opening classification with more than 100,000 key positions, direct access to players, tournaments, middlegame themes, endgames. The largest topclass annotated database in the world. The most recent games of the database are from the middle of November 2014. Mega 2015 also features a new edition of the playerbase (requires ChessBase 12 or 13!). As usual, this is where most of the work was done. As the player index now contains already more than 293,000 entries, it made sense to use an adapted playerbase which includes about 365,000 names. Doing this, the photo database was extended as well to contain 35,000 pictures now.
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      Mega Database 2015

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      Gambit lexicon
      Catalog Code: WIN0020CB

      The exclusive annotated database. Contains more than 4 millions games from 1560 to 2008 in the highest ChessBase quality standard. 62,000 games contain commentary from top players, with ChessBase opening classification with more than 100,000 key positions, direct access to players, tournaments, middlegame themes, endgames.
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      Gambit lexicon

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      Correspondence Database 2013
      Catalog Code: WIN0021CB

      Corr. Database 2013 is an extensive collection of correspondence games, featuring classical correspondence games played by mail as well as email games.
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      Correspondence Database 2013

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      WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - My Path to the Top - Vladimir Kramnik
      Catalog Code: WIN0022CB

      Born in 1975 in Tuapse on the shores of the Black Sea, Vladimir Kramnik studied at the Botvinnik-Kasparov chess school. At 16 he was included in the Russian Olympiad team and scored a sensational 8.5/9, the best result at the Olympiad.
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      WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - My Path to the Top - Vladimir Kramnik

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      WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - My Career - Viswanathan Anand - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: WIN0023CB

      Acclaimed as the "Fastest Brain in the World", Viswanathan Anand is the world number one and World Champion.
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      WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - My Career - Viswanathan Anand - VOLUME 1

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      WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - My Career - Viswanathan Anand - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: WIN0024CB

      Viswanathan Anand is the world's highest rated chess player and World Champion. In March 2007 he reached the number one spot on the world ranking lists by winning the prestigious Linares tournament.
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      WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - My Career - Viswanathan Anand - VOLUME 2

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      My Life for Chess - Viktor Kortchnoi - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: WIN0025CB

      Viktor Kortchnoi is doubtlessly one of the most electrifying personalities of the chess world. Still playing successful and attractive chess, the 73-year-old former double world championship finalist is also famous for his candid language.
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      My Life for Chess - Viktor Kortchnoi - VOLUME 1

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      My Life for Chess - Viktor Kortchnoi - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: WIN0026CB

      Viktor Kortchnoi Volume 2 features about four hours of Kortchnoi live. The great chess legend portraits the second part of his eventful career, presenting among other things his games against Kasparov (1986), Spassky (1989) and Short (1990) in his typical gripping style.
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      My Life for Chess - Viktor Kortchnoi - VOLUME 2

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      Two Masters
      Catalog Code: WIN0031CB

      Americas International Master John Donaldson brought the lives of two masters from his home town Seattle close to broad readership. Now, both books have been captured in full on this CD, with additional content.
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      Two Masters

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      Alekhine
      Catalog Code: WIN0032CB

      World Champion Alexander Alekhine dominated the chess scene from 1927 until his death in the year of 1946. Historical picture documents and more than 2000 Alekhine games make the great master come back to life.
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      Alekhine

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      All World Championships
      Catalog Code: WIN0034CB

      Since the year 1886, there have been world championships in chess. The world champion was nearly always determined in a duel. Whoever wanted to climb the throne, he had to defeat the reigning king.
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      All World Championships

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      Greatest Tournaments
      Catalog Code: WIN0035CB

      There are names of towns and cities, which have special resonance for chess players. Towns like Hastings, Wijk aan Zee, Karlsbad, Tilburg or Bugojno may well be small, but they just happen to be the names of great chess tournaments. Of course these major tournaments also took place in the great cities of the world.
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      Greatest Tournaments

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      Facing the World Champions - Vlastimil Hort
      Catalog Code: WIN0036CB

      During his career, Vlastimil Hort, who himself belongs to the same generation as Bobby Fischer, met no less than eight world champions over the board.
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      Facing the World Champions - Vlastimil Hort

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      Path to Tactical Strength - Rustam Kasimdzhanov
      Catalog Code: WIN0037CB

      Despite the fact that many books have been written on tactics in chess, many players still find it extremely difficult to recognize tactical patterns and calculate ensuing lines. With this disk the author not only gives a large number of examples of the most different kind, trying to cover as many ideas as possible, but also suggests a method which will greatly help you to see various tactical motives and systemize your calculation.
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      Path to Tactical Strength - Rustam Kasimdzhanov

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      Basic Positional Ideas - Jacob Aagaard
      Catalog Code: WIN0038CB

      One of the basic fundamentals of chess is positional chess Material can be won or lost and advantages gained by tactical measures, but first you have to achieve the desired position on your board.
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      Basic Positional Ideas - Jacob Aagaard

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      Secret Weapons of Champions - Adrian Mikhalchishin
      Catalog Code: WIN0039CB

      Modern middlegame theory does not exist in written form. That is why players and trainers have to go back to the old recommendation by Nimzowitsch – to study typical positional methods. But who is better placed to teach us about their own powerful weapons than the great champions of the past?
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      Secret Weapons of Champions - Adrian Mikhalchishin

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      Strategy and Tactics - Peter Wells
      Catalog Code: WIN0040CB

      This CD by Peter Wells addresses advanced players. It contains an introduction and five lectures which deal with purely practical subjects: the calculation of variations and how errors arise.
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      Strategy and Tactics - Peter Wells

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      Attacking Chess - Jacob Aagaard - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: WIN0042CB

      Attacking chess – not only an important subject, but also a very important one. Jacob Aagaard has chosen a very beautiful example for his introduction, which illustrates important factors required for a successful.
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      Attacking Chess - Jacob Aagaard - VOLUME 1

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      Attacking Chess - Jacob Aagaard - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: WIN0043CB

      Attacking chess – not only an important subject, but also a very important one. For the second part of his work on the attack, Jacob Aagaard has selected more instructive examples, which he has analysed and presented on camera.
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      Attacking Chess - Jacob Aagaard - VOLUME 2

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      POWER PLAY - Mating Patterns - Daniel King - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: WIN0046CB

      You think you have seen enough checkmating combinations? I find it staggering how many checkmates are missed (by both sides) in games by the top players, let alone by us mortals. Recognizing the early outlines of mating patterns is a vital skill, not just for an attacker, but for a defender too.
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      POWER PLAY - Mating Patterns - Daniel King - VOLUME 1

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      Dvoretsky Endgame Manual
      Catalog Code: WIN0047CB

      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 on one of the most difficult and subtle phases in chess.
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      Dvoretsky Endgame Manual

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      Endgame Fireworks - Alexei Shirov
      Catalog Code: WIN0048CB

      On this DVD Alexei Shirov shows that also in the endgame, it is possible to keep struggling for the full point to the very last - if you are creative and ambitious. Because even in objectively quite balanced positions, you can frequently find ways to sharpen up or complicate the fight.
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      Endgame Fireworks - Alexei Shirov

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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Strategical Endgames - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 4
      Catalog Code: WIN0049CB

      In the fourth volume of the endgame series a lot of themes with more material are included, such as rook and minor piece versus rook (and minor piece), rook versus two minor pieces, double rook endings, queen and knight versus queen and bishop, the bishop pair and other endgame principles.
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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Strategical Endgames - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 4

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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Basic Knowledge for Beginners - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: WIN0051CB

      Basic Knowledge for Beginners - Fritz Trainer on DVD Endgame theory constitutes the foundation of chess. You realize this in striking clarity once you obtain a won endgame but in the end have to be content with a draw because of a lack of necessary know-how.
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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Basic Knowledge for Beginners - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 1

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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Rook Endgames - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: WIN0052CB

      Endgame theory forms the basis for chess. This becomes painfully clear as soon as a player has reached a clearly won endgame, yet must finally content himself with a draw because he lacks the necessary know-how.
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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Rook Endgames - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 2

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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Major Piece Endgames - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 3
      Catalog Code: WIN0053CB

      The third part of the endgame series deals with queen endings, rook against minor pieces, queen against rook and queen against two rooks. Queen endings are not nearly as mysterious as they may first appear. Knowing a few rules of thumb and principles will make things very much easier for you.
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      CHESS ENDGAMES - Major Piece Endgames - Karsten Muller - VOLUME 3

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      Endgame for Experts - Rustam Kasimdzhanov
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      Endgame for Experts - Rustam Kasimdzhanov

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      Check and Mate
      Catalog Code: WIn0057CB

      Ten lessons on attacking the enemy king, each with a text introduction, then a game in which you have to find the right moves, with points for doing so in a set amount of time. Excellent training for beginners up to club level.
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      Check and Mate

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      Endgame Turbo 4
      Catalog Code: WIN0058CB

      The Endgame Turbo 4 consists of 4 DVDs with endgame databases (Syzygy Tablebases). With the help of the Endgame Turbo, all five- and 27 six-piece endgames (including the sophisticated and practice-oriented endgame (R,P,P vs. R) are played with absolute perfection. Likewise, top chess engines like Komodo Chess 8 and Houdini 4 handle endgames with more than six pieces much better since the programs can already access the endgame knowledge during the analysis.
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      Endgame Turbo 4

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      Decision Making in Chess - Adrian Mikhalchishin
      Catalog Code: WIN0059CB

      All major erroneous decisions are made at these moments when there are multiple possible choices. Mikhalchishin describes different critical moments in detail and explains how to react correctly.
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      Decision Making in Chess - Adrian Mikhalchishin

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      How to Beat Younger Players - Nigel Davies
      Catalog Code: WIN0060CB

      Chess is turning into a young mans game. Time limits are faster, sessions last longer and computer databases and playing engines seem to dominate opening preparation. Add the fact that older players often have jobs and families that take most of their time and its no surprise they suffer painful defeats at the hands of spotty youths.
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      How to Beat Younger Players - Nigel Davies

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      Basic Principles of Strategy 1
      Catalog Code: WIN0062CB

      A comprehensive introduction to the secrets of chess strategy by Bartashnikov. With 68 extensively annotated games this volume shows how to successfully treat the opening and middle game.
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      Basic Principles of Strategy 1

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      Basics of Winning Chess - Andrew Martin
      Catalog Code: WIN0064CB

      Modern chess is a tough relentless game, which demands that all chess players, regardless of strength, keep their command of basic technique in tip-top shape. On this instructive and entertaining DVD, International Master Andrew Martin takes you on a tour of the basics of winning chess, so that you never have to worry about this part of the game again
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      Basics of Winning Chess - Andrew Martin

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      Strategy - Step by Step - Rustam Kasimdzhanov
      Catalog Code: WIN0065CB

      Making the right strategic decisions is one of the most difficult tasks at the chessboard. But how can we enhance our strategic understanding and methodical play?
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      Strategy - Step by Step - Rustam Kasimdzhanov

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