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    The Big Book of World Chess Championships
    46 Title Fights - From Steinitz to Carlsen
    Catalog Code: B0169NIC

    German chess journalist Andre Schulz tells the stories and the history of the World Chess Championship fights in fascinating detail: the historical and social backgrounds, the prize money and the rules, the seconds and other helpers, and the psychological wars on and off the board.
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    The Big Book of World Chess Championships

    $24.95
    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

    $24.95
    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 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 - 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 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 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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    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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    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

    $59.00
    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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    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

    $19.95
    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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    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

    $19.95
    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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    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

    $24.95
    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

    $24.95
    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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    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 3 PRO with Houdini 3 and GigaKing Database

    $99.95
    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 4 Pro with Houdini 4 Pro and GigaKing Database
    Catalog Code: E-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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    DOWNLOAD - Chess King 4 Pro with Houdini 4 Pro and GigaKing Database

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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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Russia

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April 23, 1984

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Grandmaster

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