IM's Donaldson and Silman are completing a series of volumes on the Slav Defense which will cover the opening in unprecedented detail, as well as bringing previous work up to date. This first volume to appear presents a number of gambit lines, including the Winawer and Slav Gambits. The first is one of today's hottest variations!
CLEARANCE - Gambits in the Slav
These collections have proven to be valuable to players who wish to see typical mistakes and how they are punished. But many readers simply find these games very entertaining. Quick victories have always been popular for light reading - the thrust of a quick mating attack or win has a certain attraction. Bill Wall adds light notes to illustrate better lines, or the continuation when an early resignation leaves it not too obvious how material will be lost or mate will follow.
CLEARANCE - 500 English Miniatures
To defend, or counterattack, against the King's Gambit you need to be familiar with many of the variations available to White. In this book, National Master Eric Schiller guides you through every single plausible attempt to achieve an advantage for White, and shows how Black can meet all of them, often emerging with an advantage early in the game.
Who's afraid of the King's Gambit
In this book, Grandmaster Leonid Shamkovich and National Master Eric Schiller continue their examination of this variation, which they have been writing about for over a dozen years. They present much new analysis and critically review the many publications which have appeared in recent years.
CLEARANCE - Schliemann Defense - Vol. 2 - Classical Variation
The Ryder Gambit is a fun opening, one which gives rise to spectacular combinational possibilities. Even a player with limited experience can create a magnificent mating attack which can be shown to friends and kibbitzers and even published in local chess magazines. The fans of this opening are true lovers of this royal game and even if their enthusiasm is unjustified by objective analysis, it is nevertheless one of the joys of chess.
CLEARANCE - The Ryder Gambit Accepted
This collection of five hundred games ending in 25 moves or fewer provides an excellent opportunity to study strategy and defense. The games represent players from novice to grand master, and have been collected from a wide range of sources to represent worldwide play in the opening. This is the 14th in the popular "Miniatures" series by Bill Wall.
CLEARANCE - 500 Alekhine Miniatures
In this book the first devoted to the opening variation, National Master Eric Schiller provides a thorough presentation of all of the relevant material on the opening. Over 50 complete games demonstrate the landing ideas.
CLEARANCE - Win with the Djin
Author Wall provides an extensive review of published theory on the 1 g4! Opening, and concludes the survey with fifty complete illustrative games.
The deeply annotated games feature discussion of opening theory, middlegame, and endgame strategies, and the happenings in a modern tournament as the players vie for prizes, honors, and FIDE titles.
New York, 1985: The Manhattan Chess Club International
The book considers play from both sides of the board. The author has incorporated ideas from other leading analysts along with his own concepts to produce a most valuable resource for players of all strengths.
CLEARANCE - Sicilian Defense Classical Richter Rauzer
This volume reviews the current theory on the opening and provides numerous example games to guide the reader in his own evaluations.
CLEARANCE - Owen's Defense
The games illustrate play by some of today's strongest masters to guide the reader in his study of this reliable opening system.
CLEARANCE - Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange Variation
Sicilian Defense, Wing Gambits
The book includes forty annotated games fully illustrating the continuations in practical play.
Sicilian Defense, Wing Gambits - Kapitaniak
Fourteen of the highest rated players in the United States gathered in July 1983 to compose in a Round Robin tournament to determine the United States Chess Champion. This is a round-by-round account of the event, with the scores of all of the games an annotations to the decisive games by the 1983 Co-Champion.
CLEARANCE - The U.S. Championship, 1983
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