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    How I Became a Grandmaster at Age 14
    Catalog Code: B0029OB

    The book "How I became Grandmaster at age 14" includes an instructional part that will help anyone go from complete novice to a knowledgeable beginner in just ninteen lessons. This part will be very helpful for parents who wish to opem the magical wolrd of chess to their children.
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    How I Became a Grandmaster at Age 14

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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - Closed Games 1. d4 or 1. Nf3
    Catalog Code: DVD0015AK

    Volume 3: Closed Games 1.d4 or 1.Nf3. Queen's Gambit, Reti, Benko, Grünfeld, Dutch, Slav, English Opening and several Indian Defenses (Bogo-Indian, Nimzo-Indian, King's Indian). 33 chapters, 150 minutes.
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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - Closed Games 1. d4 or 1. Nf3

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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Opening Principles
    Catalog Code: DVD0010AK

    Volume 1: Chess opening Principles. Demonstrates that you don't need to try to memorize hundreds of openings variations as long as you play the opening by following common basic ideas. You'll learn all about fast development, centralization, mobility, and defense, all of which will help you get a good position which will lead directly into a playable middle game. 20 chapters, 90 minutes.
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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Opening Principles

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    Chess Endgames - Fundamental Knowledge
    Catalog Code: WIN0007AK

    For club, intermediate and advanced players. This course is composed by GM Panchenko. Its aim is to teach the students the intricacies of the endgame through a theoretic section, which includes over 700 games/lectures, each of them illustrating theoretical and practical endgame methods.
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    Chess Endgames - Fundamental Knowledge

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    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 4 Pro with Houdini 4 Pro and GigaKing Database
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    Chess King 4 Pro with Houdini 4 Pro is the new December 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess database software. .
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    Chess Openings - What You Need To Know
    Catalog Code: WIN0005AK

    For club and intermediate players. Presents the current state of chess openings theory in each major chess opening and the main ideas and plans to follow in each of them.
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    Chess Openings - What You Need To Know

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    Chess King 4 with Houdini 4 and GigaKing Database
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    Chess King 4 with Houdini 4 is the new December 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess database software. .
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    Chess Tactics - Level 2
    Catalog Code: WIN0003AK

    For club players. The program includes 224 theoretical tactical weapons and 291 practical exercises, which are classified by tactical methods and motifs. In each theme exercises are given in order of rising difficulty to help in the learning process.
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    Chess Tactics - Level 2

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    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 3 MAX with Houdini 3 and GigaKing Database
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    Chess King 3 with Houdini 3 is the new June 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess software that was introduced at the end of 2011.
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    Alexandra Teaches Chess
    Catalog Code: WIN0001AK

    Listen to Chess Grandmaster Alexandra Kosteniuk as she gives instruction on how to play chess for the absolute beginner. Practice what you learn by playing chess against dinosaurs, and watch yourself grow as you progress.
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    Alexandra Teaches Chess

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    Chess King 3 with Houdini 3 and GigaKing Database
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    Chess King 3 with Houdini 3 is the new June 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess software that was introduced at the end of 2011.
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    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - My Best Chess Games
    Catalog Code: DVD0002AK

    Watch and listen to Alexandra Kosteniuk as she shows you her career's top 10 games from her first serious championship when she was 10 years old, until she became the 12th Women's World Chess Champion. She speaks about the importance of the circumstances around each game and gives valuable tips and insights along with her detailed comments.
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    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - My Best Chess Games

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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Endgames
    Catalog Code: DVD0012AK

    Volume 3: Endgames. When few pieces are left on the board, knowing the proper procedures can spell the difference between victory and defeat. 22 chapters, 45 minutes + bonus material.
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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Endgames

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    Diary of a Chess Queen
    Catalog Code: B0044EU

    Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk chronicles her rise to the top of the chess world in this introspective autobiographical work. Drawing from personal diaries kept during her youth, Kosteniuk takes the reader from the very dawn of her career as a child star in Russia, through triumph and disappointment, and finally to the pinnacle of success on the black-and-white battlefield.
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    Diary of a Chess Queen

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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - ALL 3 VOLUMES
    Catalog Code: WIN00131415AK

    Volume 3: Closed Games 1.d4 or 1.Nf3. Queen's Gambit, Reti, Benko, Grünfeld, Dutch, Slav, English Opening and several Indian Defenses (Bogo-Indian, Nimzo-Indian, King's Indian). 33 chapters, 150 minutes.
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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - ALL 3 VOLUMES

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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - Semi-Open Games - 1.e4 non e5
    Catalog Code: DVD0014AK

    Volume 2: Semi-Open Games 1. e4 others. French, Caro-Cann, Pirc, Scandinaviam Alekhine, Sicilian defense (Dragon, Sveshnikov, Najdorf, Closed, Alapin, Smit-Morra), etc. 28 chapters, 140 minutes.
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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - Semi-Open Games - 1.e4 non e5

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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - Open Games 1.e4 e5
    Catalog Code: DVD0013AK

    Volume 1: Open Games 1.e4 e5. King's Gambit, Italian, Evans, Scotch, Two Knight's, Philidor, Petroff, Ruy Lopez, Marshall and many more. 32 chapters, 145 minutes.
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    Chess King's Guide to Opening Ideas - Open Games 1.e4 e5

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    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 4 with Houdini 4 and GigaKing Database
    Catalog Code: E-WIN0021AK

    Chess King 4 with Houdini 4 is the new December 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess database software. .
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    Chess Strategy - Become a Grandmaster
    Catalog Code: WIN0006AK

    For intermediate and advanced players. Based on the most common and important pawn structures such as center pawn formations, isolated pawn, hanging pawns (and more), strategical methods will be presented for both camps, and will increase your understanding of those positions dramatically. When studying each theme step by step, you can master all the strategical methods and improve your play.
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    Chess Strategy - Become a Grandmaster

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    Chess King 4 Pro with Houdini 4 Pro and GigaKing Database
    Catalog Code: WIN0020AK

    Chess King 4 Pro with Houdini 4 Pro is the new December 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess database software. .
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    Chess King 4 Pro with Houdini 4 Pro and GigaKing Database

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    Chess Tactics - Level 3
    Catalog Code: WIN0004AK

    Chess Tactics Level 3 is designed for players with a USCF rating of 1600 to 2100. It is a fundamental training program on chess tactics.
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    Chess Tactics - Level 3

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    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 2 with Houdini 2 and GigaKing Database
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    Chess King 2 with Houdini 2 is the new June 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess software that was introduced at the end of 2011.
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    Chess Tactics - Level 1
    Catalog Code: WIN0002AK

    As a beginner, you can't afford to miss mate in one or two moves if you want to improve. This course addresses that problem. The huge number of exercises presented makes it an excellent tool, even for stronger players.
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    Chess Tactics - Level 1

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    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 3 PRO with Houdini 3 and GigaKing Database
    Catalog Code: E-WIN0019AK

    Chess King 3 with Houdini 3 is the new June 2013 version of the top selling Chess King chess software that was introduced at the end of 2011.
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    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - Chess Blitz Fever
    Catalog Code: DVD0003AK

    Chess Queen Alexandra Kosteniuk Shows You How to Win at Blitz Chess!

    Watch and listen to Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk as she gives you tips to win at Blitz chess, and shows you in great detail and with accompanying live feed eight of her best wins from the 2009 World Blitz Chess Championship. Alexandra outplayed many higher-rated players, including the World Chess Champion Grandmaster Vishwanathan Anand and the highest rated player in the world, Grandmaster Magnus Carlsen
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    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - Chess Blitz Fever

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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - ALL 3 VOLUMES
    Catalog Code: WIN00101112AK

    Volume 1: Chess opening Principles. Demonstrates that you don't need to try to memorize hundreds of openings variations as long as you play the opening by following common basic ideas. You'll learn all about fast development, centralization, mobility, and defense, all of which will help you get a good position which will lead directly into a playable middle game. 20 chapters, 90 minutes.

    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.

    Volume 3: Endgames. When few pieces are left on the board, knowing the proper procedures can spell the difference between victory and defeat. 22 chapters, 45 minutes + bonus material.
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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - ALL 3 VOLUMES

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    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - How I Became the 12th World Champion
    Catalog Code: DVD0001AK

    Exclusive DVD with over 3 hours of commented games and movies by the 12th World Chess Champion in the history of Chess Alexandra Kosteniuk. Every single game she played in Nalchik to win the World Title commented in detail in her own voice.
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    ALEXANDRA KOSTENIUK - How I Became the 12th World Champion

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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Tactics and Strategies
    Catalog Code: DVD0011AK

    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.
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    Chess King's Complete Chess Course - Tactics and Strategies

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Alexandra Kosteniuk

Alexandra Konstantinovna Kosteniuk is a chess grandmaster and former Women’s World Champion. She was born April 23, 1984 in Russia. She learned to play chess by the age of five. At the age of 17, she made it to the final round of the Women’s World Championship. She was defeated by Zhu Chen. Three years later she won the tournament in Dresden, Germany and became the European Women’s Champion. She won the Women’s World Championship in 2008. She later lost her title in 2010 when she was defeated in the third round by Ruan Lufei.

Alexandra was the tenth woman to receive the title of International Grandmaster, in 2004. As of November 2011, she ranks 44th on the FIDE Women’s Elo rating with 2439. Today, she is a member of the Champions for Peace, a group of 54 famous athletes who are committed to serving peace to the world through sports.



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Alexandra Kosteniuk

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