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The Englund Gambit and the Blackburne-Hartlaub Gambit Complex

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This book covers three dynamic and little-known gambits - all directed against White's 1.d4. The gambits are: The Englund Gambit, The Blackburne Gambit, and the Hartlaub Gambit. All three of these gambits begin with 1.d4 e5. Black attempts to wrest the psychological initiative from White on move 1! Play immediately turns into rough-and-tumble wild positions that most White players wouldn't be comfortable with.

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Publication Date: January 1, 1994
Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
Page Count: 142 Pages

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