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A Practical Guide to Rook Endgames - Nikolay Minev

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Improve your understanding and play of these most important endings with comprehensive but clear explanations by Nikolay Minev, one of the most respected chess instructors of our era. As most chess players know, Rook endgames represent approximately half of all endings reached in Master games. Therefore, it is absolutely vital that chess players wishing to improve their skill must thoroughly familiarize themselves with this critical part of endgame study. This is a work that should be enjoyed and treasured. Carefully examine the chosen examples and challenge yourself to understand them fully. From the Foreword by Grandmaster Yasser Seirawan.

System Requirements:  486 or higher (Pentium recommended) Windows 95 or newer, 16 MB RAM, CD-Drive.  There are four ways to open and run this program:  (1)  With Chessbase Light (free download); (2) With Chessbase 9.0 or lower, (3) With a Chessbase engine such as Frtiz; (4) Using the PGN verion with a PGN reader.

Run Time: 2 Hours

Nikolay Nikolaev Minev was a Bulgarian chess International Master and noted chess author. Minev was born on 8 November 1931, in Rousse, Bulgaria. He was awarded the IM title by FIDE in 1960. He was the champion of Bulgaria in 1953, 1965, and 1966. He played for Bulgaria in the Chess Olympiad six times.

Yasser Seirawan is an American chess grandmaster and four-time United States champion. He won the World Junior Chess Championship in 1979. Seirawan is also a published chess author and commentator. 

 

Windows 10 Compatible

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Requires Windows

Minimum: Pentium III 1 GHz, 1 GB RAM, Windows 7, DirectX9 graphic card with 256 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9 and internet connection for program activation. Recommended: PC Intel Core i7, 2.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM, Windows 7 / 8 or 10, DirectX10

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Product Details

ISBN 9781888690965
Manufacturer Russell Enterprises
Hardware Requirements Windows
Runtime 2 hours
System Requirements Minimum: Pentium III 1 GHz, 1 GB RAM, Windows 7, DirectX9 graphic card with 256 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9 and internet connection for program activation. Recommended: PC Intel Core i7, 2.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM, Windows 7 / 8 or 10, DirectX10
Host GM Yasser Seirawan, IM Nikolay Minev
Popular Collections Chess Endgames
Publication Date Mar 15, 2004
No. of Computer Installs Up to 3 Computers
Windows 10 Compatible Yes

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