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    4 x 25 Robert Fischer, Boriss Spasski, Viktor Kortsnoi, Bent Larsen - ESTONIAN EDITION
    Catalog Code: B0296IS

    Paul Keres and Iivo Nei study provide the strongest players in the four games of 25 games in the world and to analyze each one of them. Keres assisted by International Master Iivo Nei, who has been known as a trainer and coach world champion Boris Spassky in 1972 during the match Spassky and Bobby Fischer in Reykjavik, Iceland. In this paper, analyzes of 25 games for each Keres-Fischer and Kortsnoi and Nei analyzes 25 games each by Spasski and Larsen.
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    4 x 25 Robert Fischer, Boriss Spasski, Viktor Kortsnoi, Bent Larsen - ESTONIAN EDITION

    $25.95
    Practical Chess Endings
    Catalog Code: B0257IS

    This is an essential practical book, for all chess players, from one of the world's greatest grandmasters. Rather than attempting to cover every theoretical possible endgame position, Paul Keres deals with the basic types of position into which all other endgames will eventually be resolved. He examines these in great detail and, in so doing, reveals the fundamental principles of the endgame and the main ideas for each player.
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    Practical Chess Endings

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    Theory of Chess Openings - Open Games - RUSSIAN EDITION
    Catalog Code: B0202IS

    Paul Keres. The theory of chess openings. In two books. Open debuts. Tallinn Estonian state. ed. 1949, 1952. 288 p. Before applying the novelty in the opening, make sure you did not write about it. Keres, half a century ago! In depth study, this work has no equal. Materials offered in the book are systematic sampling, and of course, a critical treatment of the vast material that the theory and practice of chess found mostly in the last half century, and which, taken together, form what is generally accepted to call ''opening theory.'' 48).
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    Theory of Chess Openings - Open Games - RUSSIAN EDITION

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    Dreispringerspiel bis Konigsgambit - GERMAN EDITION
    Moderne Theorie der Schacheröffnungen
    Catalog Code: B0190IS

    Three Knights Game, Four Knights, Italian game, Two Knights, Russian Defence, Vienna Game, including the King's Gambit A new opening book by Keres - which for many chess fans the big event! No doubt rightly, for the well-known Soviet chess grandmaster knows not only how to explain the current state of opening theory, but he has enriched himself with important ideas in the theory of many openings. His basic opening works therefore receive the most recognition worldwide.
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    Dreispringerspiel bis Konigsgambit - GERMAN EDITION

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    The Later Years of Paul Keres
    Grandmaster of Chess
    Catalog Code: B0175IS

    This is the autobiography of Paul Keres. It is the third and final volume in a series of three books. The other two volumes are The Early Games of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875407 and The Middle Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875415.
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    The Later Years of Paul Keres

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    The Middle Years of Paul Keres
    Grandmaster of Chess
    Catalog Code: B0174IS

    This is the autobiography of Paul Keres. It is the second volume in a series of three books. The other two volumes are The Early Games of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875407 and The Later Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875423.
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    The Middle Years of Paul Keres

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    The Early Games of Paul Keres
    Grandmaster of Chess
    Catalog Code: B0173IS

    This is the autobiography of Paul Keres. It is the first volume in a series of three books. The other two volumes are The Middle Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875415 and The Later Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875423.
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    The Early Games of Paul Keres

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    Power Chess
    Great Grandmaster Battles from Russia
    Catalog Code: B0125IS

    Paul Keres — ''the greatest player never to have been world champion'' — was a legendary figure in chess. The depth of his conceptions and the elegance and beauty of his play rank him among such immortals as Alekhine, Tal, Bronstein, Botvinnik, and Bobby Fischer.
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    Power Chess

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    How To Play the Sicilian Defense
    Catalog Code: B0038IS

    This book explains the ideas behind the Sicilian Defense and gives the reader many useful rules of thumb as a guide to playing all the standard types of positions that arise in the Sicilian. Any player who reads and understands the ideas explained in this book will be assured of scoring many more points in Sicilian Defense games.
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    How To Play the Sicilian Defense

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    How to Play the King's Indian Defence
    Catalog Code: B0039IS

    This follow-up to the successful chess book How to Play the Sicilian Defence, by the same authors, explains the basic principles of the King's Indian without involving the reader in reams of analysis. Many useful rules and guidelines are given, enabling the reader to understand the ideas behind the opening and the standard types of position which arise.
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    How to Play the King's Indian Defence

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    Oxford Encyclopedia of Chess Games
    Catalog Code: B0048IS

    Originally published as ''Oxford Encyclopedia of Chess Games: Volume 1: 1485-1866''. Volume 2 was never published, so the title has been shortened to ''Oxford Encyclopedia of Chess Games''. This encyclopedia set out to publish all the important games of chess which have been played since the modern laws came into force in the late 1400s.
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    Oxford Encyclopedia of Chess Games

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    Sam Loyd's Cyclopedia of 5000 Puzzles, Tricks and Conundrums with Answers
    Catalog Code: B0035IS

    This book, Sam Loyd's Cyclopedia of 5,000 Puzzles Tricks and Conundrums with Answers, was compiled by his son and published in 1914 after his death. Although many books have been written about some of Loyd's puzzles, this remains the most complete volume of all of his puzzles. This is considered to be the most fabulous and exciting collection of puzzles ever assembled in one volume. The puzzles come with wonderful illustrations.
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    Sam Loyd's Cyclopedia of 5000 Puzzles, Tricks and Conundrums with Answers

    $39.95

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