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    Queen's Pawn

    Year of Publication
    1992 2014 1992 to 2014
    Author(s)
    1. Aaron Summerscale (1)
    2. Alexander Cherniaev (2)
    3. Alexei Kornev (3)
    4. Boris Avrukh (3)
    5. Cyrus Lakdawala (4)
    6. Daniel King (1)
    7. Eduard Prokuronov (2)
    8. Eric Schiller (2)
    9. Eric Schiller (2)
    10. Graham Burgess (1)
    11. John Cox (1)
    12. John Cox (1)
    13. Karsten Muller (1)
    14. Kiril Georgiev (1)
    15. Larry Kaufman (1)
    16. Lars Schandorff (1)
    17. Nicolai V. Pedersen (2)
    18. Rainer Knaack (1)
    19. Richard Palliser (7)
    20. Ron Henley (2)
    21. Sverre Johnsen (1)
    22. Sverre Johnson (1)
    23. Valeri Bronznik (1)
    24. Vladimir Barsky (2)
    25. Vlatko Kovacevic (1)
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    Chess Notation Type
    1. FAN - Figurine (30)
    2. AN - Algebraic (16)
    Topics
    1. Opening (4)
    Popular Book Series
    1. Move by Move (5)
    2. Starting Out (7)
    Host
    1. GM Aaron Summerscale (4)
    2. GM Dejan Bojkov (1)
    3. GM Lubomir Ftacnik (1)
    4. GM Nigel Davies (2)
    5. GM Roman Dzinzichashvili (4)
    6. GM Susan Polgar (3)
    7. IM Andrew Martin (11)
    8. IM Bill Paschall (1)
    9. IM Robert Ris (1)
    10. Steve Lopez (2)
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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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      TRICKS AND TRAPS - 1. d4 Openings - Nigel Davies - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: WIN0226CB

      Tricks and traps, especially in the opening, are a dangerous reality of competitive chess. On this DVD Davies presents a variety of tricks and traps that can arise after 1.d4 by White, breaking them down into a number of different categories.
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      TRICKS AND TRAPS - 1. d4 Openings - Nigel Davies - VOLUME 2

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      Crushing Isolated Queen's Pawn Tactics - Robert Ris
      Catalog Code: WIN0422CB

      The onus is typically on the player with the Isolated Queen’s Pawn to find dynamic resources that compensate their structural weakness. The aim of this DVD is to offer the viewer tactical exercises that also illustrate the attacking prospects within IQP positions, and as the ensuing positions can arise from so many different openings, the content of the DVD emphasizes the importance of understanding this type of pawn structure.
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      Crushing Isolated Queen's Pawn Tactics - Robert Ris

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      1. d4 - Grandmaster Repertoire 2 - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: B0033QT

      "Grandmaster Repertoire" is a new series of high quality chess books based on the main lines, written by strong grandmasters. The aim is to provide the reader with a complete repertoire at a level good enough for elite tournaments, and certainly also for the club championship.
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      1. d4 - Grandmaster Repertoire 2 - VOLUME 2

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      Grandmaster Repertoire 11 - Beating 1.d4 Sidelines
      Catalog Code: B0071QT

      Grandmaster Repertoire 11 – Beating 1.d4 Sidelines provides a sound and active repertoire against virtually every non-standard opening line at White’s disposal after both 1.d4 d5 and 1.d4 Nf6.
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      Grandmaster Repertoire 11 - Beating 1.d4 Sidelines

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      Build a 1. d4 Repertoire - Nigel Davies
      Catalog Code: WIN0260CB

      Players following Davies' recommendations will begin by learning a basic Queen Pawn opening such as the Torre Attack or the London, and then "layering on" additional openings in an organized manner. The videos on this DVD will illustrate how to accomplish this in an easy and confusion-free manner.
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      Build a 1. d4 Repertoire - Nigel Davies

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      1. d4 - A Classical Repertoire for White - Lubomir Ftacnik
      Catalog Code: WIN0288CB

      This DVD by Lubomir Ftacnik is an ambitious project, presenting a comprehensive set of ideas and structures in chess openings, arising after the first move 1.d4.
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      1. d4 - A Classical Repertoire for White - Lubomir Ftacnik

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      The English Defense - Dejan Bojkov
      Catalog Code: WIN0377CB

      In the 1970s a group of strong English players (Miles, Speelman, Keene above all and later Short) developed a slightly unusual opening starting after the moves 1.d4 e6 2.c4 b6. Just like in the Grünfeld or the Alekhine Defences, Black concedes the centre. However, rather than provoking pawn advances by an early development of the knights, Black wants instead to develop his bishops (most frequently to the squares b7 and b4). This approach contradicts the orthodox rule of development (knights before bishops) but is not it better to get some pieces out instead of spending a lot of tempi with the knight in provocation?! The original character of the play as well as the good preparation by the aforementioned grandmasters led to the recognition of this setup as the English Defence.
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      The English Defense - Dejan Bojkov

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      ABC of the Czech Benoni - Andrew Martin
      Catalog Code: WIN0123CB

      The Czech Benoni has never quite made it to the top of the charts as a reply to 1 d4.
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      ABC of the Czech Benoni - Andrew Martin

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      Queen's Pawn Openings - Andrew Martin
      Catalog Code: WIN0138CB

      Covers Queen's Pawn Openings such as the Trompowsky, the London System, the Colle System, the Torre Attack.
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      Queen's Pawn Openings - Andrew Martin

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      Modern Chess Opening - Semi-Closed Games (1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6) - VOLUME 4
      Catalog Code: WIN0108CV

      Modern Chess Opening, vol. 4, Semi-Closed Games course is aimed at teaching a student much of the opening and middlegame methods and intricacies through a theoretical section which includes 266 games/lectures.
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      Modern Chess Opening - Semi-Closed Games (1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6) - VOLUME 4

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      Modern Chess Opening - Semi-Closed Games (1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6) - VOLUME 5
      Catalog Code: WIN0109CV

      Modern Chess Opening, vol. 5, Semi-Closed Games course is aimed at teaching a student much of the opening and middlegame methods and intricacies through a theoretical section which includes 294 games/lectures.
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      Modern Chess Opening - Semi-Closed Games (1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6) - VOLUME 5

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      Modern Chess Opening - Closed Games (1. d4 d5) - VOLUME 6
      Catalog Code: WIN0110CV

      Modern Chess Opening, vol. 6, Closed Games course is aimed at teaching a student much of the opening and middlegame methods and intricacies through a theoretical section which includes 416 games/lectures.
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      Modern Chess Opening - Closed Games (1. d4 d5) - VOLUME 6

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      A Practical White Repertoire with 1. d4 & 2. c4 - VOL. 2
      The King's Fianchetto Defences
      Catalog Code: B0098EU

      Alexei Kornev is an international grandmaster and coach. In 2001 he took the silver in the Russian Cup Final. He is also the winner of a number of international tournaments. Highest Elo so far - 2582. For many years, he has been the senior coach of the junior chess school in the city of Vladimir. His students are often among the Russian junior championships for boys and girls.
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      A Practical White Repertoire with 1. d4 & 2. c4 - VOL. 2

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      A Practical White Repertoire with 1. d4 & 2. c4 - VOL. 3
      The Nimzo-Indian and Other Defences
      Catalog Code: B0100EU

      "The final volume consists of five parts. In the first part we analyse some seldom played moves for Black. The second part of the book is devoted to the Dutch Defence. In the third part we deal with the different defences for Black after 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4, besides 2...c5 and 2...e6. In the fourth part we analyse the Benoni Defence and the Benko Gambit. Finally, in the fifth part of the book, we deal with Black's most reliable opening - the Nimzo-Indian Defence. In this volume, just like in the previous two, we have emphasized on reliability and rationality in our choice of systems for White. For example, against the Dutch Defence we have preferred the move 2.Nc3, with which White reduces Black's possibilities considerably. Against the Nimzo-Indian Defence we analyse theRubinstein System - 4.e3, followed by Nge2, in which White's first task is to avoid compromising of his pawn-structure."
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      A Practical White Repertoire with 1. d4 & 2. c4 - VOL. 3

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      A Practical White Repertoire with 1. d4 and 2. c4 - VOL. 1
      The Complete Queen's Gambit
      Catalog Code: B0106EU

      Most players, including the author, have no inclination to devote all their time to studying opening variations. Therefore, we have decided not to cover 1.e2-e4. As our main opening weapon for White we have chosen the closed openings arising after 1.d2-d4, in which an understanding of chess and a knowledge of the typical resources in the middle game and the endgame are often much more important than a detailed knowledge of a large number of variations.
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      A Practical White Repertoire with 1. d4 and 2. c4 - VOL. 1

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      222 Opening Traps After 1. d4
      Catalog Code: B0010OE

      Traps lurk in every stage of a chess game, but they occur especially often in the opening. In this instructional volume, the two internationally recognized masters of the game cover the traps that can be expected after the double advance of the white d-pawn. For every possible opening after 1.d4. including the Queen's Gambit or the King's Indian Defense - there are explanatory texts detailing the most typical trap motifs.
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      222 Opening Traps After 1. d4

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      1. d4 - Grandmaster Repertoire 1 - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: B0026QT

      "Grandmaster Repertoire" is a new series of high quality chess books based on the main lines, written by strong grandmasters. The aim is to provide the reader with a complete repertoire at a level good enough for elite tournaments, and certainly also for the club championship.
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      1. d4 - Grandmaster Repertoire 1 - VOLUME 1

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      A Universal Weapon 1.D4 D6
      Catalog Code: B0070EU

      This book consists of eleven chapters devoted to different variations of the all-purpose defence for Black 1.d4 d6. Each chapter comprises a "Quick Repertoire" section, followed by a thorough theoretical and practical study in the section "Step by Step" and finally a "Complete Games" section. To be able to include this system in your opening repertoire, it should be sufficient for you to read the introduction and play through the complete games, which should not take too much of your time.
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      A Universal Weapon 1.D4 D6

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      The Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White
      A Complete, Sound and User-Friendly Chess Opening Repertoire
      Catalog Code: B0117NIC

      The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White contains many improvements on existing opening theory and offers a good balance between narrative and variations.
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      The Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White

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      Playing 1. d4 - The Indian Defences
      A Grandmaster's Guide
      Catalog Code: B0070QT

      Chess players are offered an ambitious repertoire for White with 1.d4 in two volumes, with this book covering all lines except 1...d5. The repertoire is based on classical lines and inspired by Botvinnik’s approach.
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      Playing 1. d4 - The Indian Defences

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      The Colle - Move by Move
      Catalog Code: B0366EM

      This series provides an ideal platform to study chess openings. By continually challenging the reader to answer probing questions throughout the book, the Move by Move format greatly encourages the learning and practising of vital skills just as much as the traditional assimilation of opening knowledge.
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      The Colle - Move by Move

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      Squeezing the Gambits
      The Benko, Budapest, Albin and Blumenfield
      Catalog Code: B0053EU

      This book aims to teach you how to put Black into a positional squeeze in the most popular gambits against 1.d4. It offers a White repertoire based on understanding and not on memorisation of long variations.

      Georgiev preaches a solid strategic approach which allows to decrease the role of computer assisted home analysis and will serve you for many years.
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      Squeezing the Gambits

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      The Torre Attack - Move by Move
      Catalog Code: B0351EM

      This new series provides an ideal platform to study chess openings. By continually challenging the reader to answer probing questions throughout the book, the Move by Move format greatly encourages the learning and practising of vital skills just as much as the traditional assimilation of opening knowledge.
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      The Torre Attack - Move by Move

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      A Ferocious Opening Repertoire
      Catalog Code: B0320EM

      Former American Open Champion Cyrus Lakdawala presents a range of vicious weapons for White in a repertoire which is perfect for those who have little time for study, but enjoy taking opponents out of their comfort zones and causing them problems from the very beginning.
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      A Ferocious Opening Repertoire

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      Play the London System
      Catalog Code: B0306EM

      It's no secret why the London System is such a popular opening, especially at club level. White's development plan is very easy to learn, and it can be employed against virtually any defence. What's more, depending on mood, style or opponent, White can choose either to attack directly or to instigate a more positional strategy. Many players admit they hate facing the London System, which is surely another good reason to play it!
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      Play the London System

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      The New Old Indian
      A Repertoire for Black against 1 d4
      Catalog Code: B0332EM

      The Old Indian Defence is considered to be a sound way for Black to meet 1 d4. Some might argue that it is steady rather than spectacular, but is this reputation totally deserved? Grandmaster Alexander Cherniaev strongly disagrees, and in this book he introduces ambitious and aggressive ways for Black to play in the main lines. He constructs an improved version of a repertoire he has himself utilized with great success against grandmaster opposition. Using illustrative games, he studies the fundamental tactical and positional ideas for both sides, and also covers what to do if White avoids the Old Indian.
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      The New Old Indian

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      Play the Benko Gambit
      Catalog Code: B0333EM

      The Benko Gambit is undoubtedly one of Black's most dynamic openings. In return for his pawn investment Black gains long-term pressure, which is often so powerful it continues right through into the endgame. White must decide whether to grab the pawn and try to hold on, or to choose a more aggressive approach. Either way, Black generally succeeds in his aim of unbalancing the position from a very early stage.
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      Play the Benko Gambit

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      Win with the London System
      Dynamic New Approaches to Make Your Opponents Crumble!
      Catalog Code: B0014GB

      The London System is a perennial favorite of club players, as it is a very sound and solid system with a real practical sting. The authors of this new book seek to maximize this sting in two principal ways.
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      Win with the London System

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      How to Play the Torre Attack
      Catalog Code: B0140IS

      This new edition is greatly expanded by over 100 games with commentary.
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      How to Play the Torre Attack

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      Starting Out - Colle
      Catalog Code: B0029EM

      This book is a further addition to Everyman's best-selling Starting Out series, which has been acclaimed for its original approach to tackling chess openings. International Master Richard Palliser examines the fundamentals of the Colle, elaborating on the crucial early moves and ideas for both sides in a way that is often neglected in other texts.
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      Starting Out - Colle

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      Crushing White - The DZINDZI INDIAN! - VOLUME 1
      An Easy to Learn Chess Opening & Strategy
      Catalog Code: B0057OB

      Crushing White: The DZINDZI INDIAN! is the first of a Black comprehensive repertoire two volume set by International Grandmaster Ron W. Henley. This instructional book was created to reveal the secrets of the DZINDZI INDIAN, where according to CHESSBASE 2010 MEGA Database of 4.5 million games, Black scored 67% in the 919 games played! Thematic tactics and strategy are explained with the use of 676 diagrams.
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      Crushing White - The DZINDZI INDIAN! - VOLUME 1

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      Crushing White - The DZINDZI INDIAN! - VOLUME 2
      An Easy to Learn Chess Opening & Strategy
      Catalog Code: B0058OB

      Crushing White: The DZINDZI INDIAN! Volume II is the second of a Black comprehensive repertoire two volume set by International Grandmaster Ron W. Henley. This instructional book was created to reveal the secrets of the DZINDZI INDIAN, where according to CHESSBASE 2010 MEGA Database of 4.5 million games, Black has won an astonishing 57% of all games played.
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      Crushing White - The DZINDZI INDIAN! - VOLUME 2

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      1.d4 - Beat the Guerrillas!
      A Powerful Opening Repertoire Against Annoying Black Sidelines
      Catalog Code: B0107NIC

      This manual fills a big gap in chess literature. After 1.d4, probably the most widely played opening move in the world, Black can avoid main line theory by deviating into a whole variety of irritating unorthodox sidelines. White players often stumble into unknown and dangerous territory where their tricky opponent awaits them, fully prepared.
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      1.d4 - Beat the Guerrillas!

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 3 - Albin Counter-Gambit
      Catalog Code: DVD0003FX

      The Albin Counter-Gambit 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5! is hot to handle and will shock your opponents. Armed with Andrew Martin's own analysis, this dangerous gambit is a lethal weapon!

      Part 1: The Famous Albin Trap 4.e3?
      Part 2: Main Line 5.a3
      Part 3: Main Line 5.Nbd2
      Part 4: Main Line 5.g3
      Part 5: Spassky Variation 4.e4
      Part 6: Gambit Declined
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 3 - Albin Counter-Gambit

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 5 - Annoying d-Pawn Openings
      Catalog Code: DVD0005FX

      With this video Black can now look forward to facing the Torre Attack, the Trompowski, the Colle System, the Stonewall Attack and the Veresov System. IM Andrew Martin sorts out uncompromising and approved systems for Black against all of these annoying White d-pawn systems
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 5 - Annoying d-Pawn Openings

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