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The Safest Grunfeld

Product Code: B0069EU

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Book Description

The Safest Gruenfeld offers a complete repertoire for Black against 1.d4 and various Anti-Gruenfeld systems as 1.c4 Nf6 2.Nc3, 1.Nf3 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.b4, 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 g6 3.Nc3. The book follows Chess Stars trademark structure with 3 chapters in every part. "Main Ideas" aim to give you a succinct review of the theory and the basic knowledge that should you allow to start playing the opening without much study. They also give examples of middlegame plans and typical tactical motifs, to complement the "Step by Step" and "Complete Games" chapters. In most main lines, the authors offer at least two alternative setups for Black - one solid system, and a more challenging approach. The material is up to date to April first.

About the Author(s)

GM Alexander Delchev is the European Grand Prix winner in 2004. He has played in 6 Olympiads for Bulgaria. His best rating so far was 2669. Delchev is the author of the bestseller The Safest Sicilian.

GM Evgenij Agrest has played in 7 lympiads for Sweden. He is 3 times Scandinavian champion, 4 times Swedish champion. His best rating so far was 2616. This is his first book.

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Product Details

ISBN 9548782812
Manufacturer N/A
Author(s) Alexander Delchev, Evgenij Agrest
Pages 348 Pages
Publication Date Apr 20, 2011
Notation Type FAN - Figurine
Book Edition N/A

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