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    Greatest 440 Puzzles
    The Best Online Tactics of 2020
    Catalog Code: B0070EV

    This book is the continuation of the successful puzzle-book series, which started with the “Greatest 365 Puzzles” and “Greatest 501 Puzzles” from the practical games of 2012. This was followed by “Tactics, Tactics, Tactics!” Volume 3 and Volume 4, which covered the best practical puzzles of 2013–2015.
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    Greatest 440 Puzzles

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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 6
    Catalog Code: B0069EV

    In this book you will find not only a concrete and well-structured, move by-move presentation, but also chapters on the middlegame, the endgame, and tactics, all of which are typical for this variation and will help you to understand it better. The only two things you have to do are to buy the book and study it! Note that the research on the games included is up to the middle of November 2020.
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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 6

    $27.50
    Defensive Tools
    A Tournament Player's Manual
    Catalog Code: B0068EV

    Defensive skills are vital for a player to really make his mark and reach for a higher level. The goal with this book is to capture the perspective of an active tournament player who will inevitably experience his fair share of situations on the board when he/she will have to defend. To do that efficiently, a number of means and skills have been developed through analytical research, and decades (or better, centuries) of tournament practice.
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    Defensive Tools

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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 5
    Catalog Code: B0067EV

    The series continuing with this book is aimed at offering a full repertoire for White based on 1.d4. The idea of small opening repertoire books is not new, but here the purpose and the presentation is different. The choice of variations against each reply from Black will be mine and will be based on my long experience, having played the game for over 40 years, and also served as a professional coach for approximately 20 of those!
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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 5

    $27.50
    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 4
    Catalog Code: B0066EV

    The series continuing with this book is aimed at offering a full repertoire for White based on 1.d4. The idea of small opening repertoire books is not new, but here the purpose and the presentation is different. The choice of variations against each reply from Black will be mine and will be based on my long experience, having played the game for over 40 years, and also served as a professional coach for approximately 20 of those!
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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 4

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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 3
    Catalog Code: B0065EV

    The series continuing with this book is aimed at offering a full repertoire for White based on 1.d4. The idea of small opening repertoire books is not new, but here the purpose and the presentation is different. The choice of variations against each reply from Black will be mine and will be based on my long experience, having played the game for over 40 years, and also served as a professional coach for approximately 20 of those!
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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 3

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    The Power of Tactics - Volume 3
    Calculate Like Champions
    Catalog Code: B0063EV

    In this third volume, the authors explain that in chess there are four main tactical elements (check, pin, double attack and unprotected pieces).
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    The Power of Tactics - Volume 3

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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 2
    Catalog Code: B0064EV

    Many things in chess theory, as in life, are relative and a matter of taste. Actually, there are no ‘good’ or ‘bad’ openings. There are openings that you know and understand, and openings that you do not know and do not understand.
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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 2

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    Greatest 468 Puzzles Part 2
    From Practical Games of 2019
    Catalog Code: B0062EV

    Many puzzle books are based on artificial positions or selected only for their beauty. The concept of my book is different. The highest priority is to “use the practical side of the puzzles” and take the level of calculation to a completely new dimension.
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    Greatest 468 Puzzles Part 2

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    The Power of Tactics - Volume 2
    Become A Tactical Wizard
    Catalog Code: B0061EV

    Become a Tactical Wizard is the second book in the series The Power of Tactics. In this second volume, the authors continue to develop their ideas from the first book — Tactics According to Smyslov — where they explain that in chess there are four main tactical elements (check, pin, double attack and unprotected pieces).
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    The Power of Tactics - Volume 2

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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 1
    Catalog Code: B0060EV

    The author presents a full opening repertory for the club player, which is analysed in six volumes. In the books you will find many novelties for both sides, with a full move-to-move presentation. Furthermore, the reader will get access to middlegame strategies, endgame techniques and common tactical motifs, which are patterning the proposed variations.
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    Grivas Opening Laboratory - Volume 1

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    Monster Your Endgame Planning - Volume 2
    Catalog Code: B0059EV

    We would like to inform you about our new release, the second volume of the Monster your endgame planning by GM Efstratios Grivas. The book follows the unique concept of its predecessors (also the Monster your middlegame planning Volume 1 and 2 for middlegames) as the author goes through the most important endgame topics in a testing format, so the reader not only masters various endgames, but also tests his actual knowledge.
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    Monster Your Endgame Planning - Volume 2

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    Monster Your Endgame Planning - Volume 1
    Catalog Code: B0058EV

    The unique concept of Monster your middlegame planning received a very good feedback from our readers, therefore we decided to continue the series by keeping the same concept for endgames. The author GM Efstratios Grivas is going through the most important endgame topics in a testing format, so the reader not only masters endgames, but also tests his actual knowledge.
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    Monster Your Endgame Planning - Volume 1

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    Power of Tactics - Vol. 1 - Tactics According to Smyslov
    Catalog Code: B0057EV

    "Recently many great puzzle books have been published, but this book is a bit different from the others. The authors have used a unique, and at the same time simple, model for classification of tactical elements. They tried to look at this most important feature of chess through the eyes of a great champion, Vassily Smyslov. His ideas about tactics will make studying the different aspects of this subject much easier. Tactics according to Smyslov is the first of three books in the The Power of Tactics series. I can heartily recommend this book to all players with a rating up to 1800. You will find enjoyment while solving the puzzles and improving your calculation."
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    Power of Tactics - Vol. 1 - Tactics According to Smyslov

    $27.50
    Greatest 460 Puzzles - Part 1
    From Practical Games of 2019
    Catalog Code: B0056EV

    This book is the continuation of the successful puzzle-book series from Chess Evolution. The new book is the 8th from the series and it contains 460 puzzles divided into 3 chapters. You will find a huge range of tactical ideas that you can use in your own games! All the puzzles have been collected from practical games throughout the first half of 2019. In each section, the puzzles are sorted according to the date of the game.
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    Greatest 460 Puzzles - Part 1

    $27.95
    Monster Your Middlegame Planning - Volume 2
    Catalog Code: B0054EV

    The second volume of the book follows the unique concept of the first one. The reader needs to solve practical exercises throughout the entire book in various important middlegame strategical topics in a testing format. According to the collected points after the solutions, he will also be able evaluate his current knowledge.
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    Monster Your Middlegame Planning - Volume 2

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    Monster Your Middlegame Planning - Volume 1
    Catalog Code: B0055EV

    With this book I have sought to provide a training guide that will be helpful mostly to players in the 1500–2200 range corresponding to a lower club level up to those with aspirations for a FIDE title. Of course, the book may well also be useful for players weaker than 1500, or for those stronger than 2200, but this is a decision these players should make for themselves!
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    Monster Your Middlegame Planning - Volume 1

    $27.95
    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Essential Rook Endgames
    Catalog Code: B0052EV

    We are very proud to present the first FIDE-approved endgame manual, written by 3 of the world leading experts: FIDE Senior Trainers IGM Mikhalchishin, IGM Grivas and IGM Balogh. A total of 8 endgame books will take you step-by-step from king & pawn endgames all the way through to extremely complex and materially-unbalanced endgames.
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    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Essential Rook Endgames

    $27.95
    Greatest 525 Puzzles
    From practical games of 2018
    Catalog Code: B0053EV

    This book is the continuation of the successful puzzle-book series, which started with the “Greatest 365 Puzzles” and “Greatest 501 Puzzles” from 2012. It was followed by „Tactics, Tactics, Tactics!” Volumes 3 and 4 which covered the best practical puzzles of 2013-2015 and the next ones of the series were the "Greatest 551 Puzzles" and the Greatest 550 puzzles" with the combinations of 2016 and 2017.
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    Greatest 525 Puzzles

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    Play the Dutch! - Part 1
    Catalog Code: B0050EV

    In this book, a well-respected author provides you with a solid foundation for including the Dutch in your repertoire, dealing with almost all the sidelines you could possibly meet after 1. d4 f5.
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    Play the Dutch! - Part 1

    $27.50
    Play the Dutch! - Part 2
    Systems with g3
    Catalog Code: B0051EV

    In this book, a well-respected author provides you with a solid foundation for including the Dutch in your repertoire, dealing with almost all the sidelines you could possibly meet after 1. d4 f5.
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    Play the Dutch! - Part 2

    $27.50
    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Typical Rook Endgames
    Catalog Code: B0049EV

    We are very proud to present the first FIDE-approved endgame manual, written by 3 of the world leading experts: FIDE Senior Trainers IGM Mikhalchishin, IGM Grivas and IGM Balogh. A total of 8 endgame books will take you step-by-step from king & pawn endgames all the way through to extremely complex and materially-unbalanced endgames.
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    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Typical Rook Endgames

    $27.95
    The Exchange Queen's Gambit for Black
    Catalog Code: B0048EV

    The Queen's Gambit is one of the oldest and most reliable opening which is mainly based on positional and structural understanding. The author gives a perfect guide about it and if somebody masters it, he will be able to use it in his entire chess career. This opening will never run out of fashion, its strategical and positional ideas will not be refuted by the strong computers.
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    The Exchange Queen's Gambit for Black

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    Play The Semi-Tarrasch! - Part 2
    Catalog Code: B0047EV

    Play the Semi-Tarrasch! - Part 2 is an up-to- date release about one of the most popular openings nowadays. On the recent Candidates tournament in Berlin, this was the most frequently played opening and the analysis of the author includes all those games as well. Tibor Károlyi is an expert of this opening, he teaches it to many of his pupils and now he shares his in-depth view about this opening. Together with the first part, the book gives the reader a full Semi-Tarrasch repertoire with black.
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    Play The Semi-Tarrasch! - Part 2

    $27.50
    ChessGamer - Tactics Awaken
    Catalog Code: B0046EV

    The book introduces 10 common tactical topics in chess and allows the reader to learn a lot of new ideas and practice them throughout exercises in increasing strength. The book is recommended for sub 1600 rating level and good also for coaches as teaching material for starting chess lovers.

    There are 40 exercises, growing in difficulty, starting with the easy ones and finishing with the most complicated. The solutions for each chapter can be found at the very end of the book. After you have worked through the 10 topics, you will find yourself at the test section, where you can challenge your new-found knowledge. 
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    ChessGamer - Tactics Awaken

    $19.95
    Play The Semi-Tarrasch! - Part 1
    Catalog Code: B0045EV

    Play the Semi-Tarrasch! - Part 1 is an up-to- date release about one of the most popular openings nowadays. On the recent Candidates tournament in Berlin, this was the most frequently played opening and the analysis of the author includes all those games as well. Tibor Károlyi is an expert of this opening, he teaches it to many of his pupils and now he shares his in-depth view about this opening.
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    Play The Semi-Tarrasch! - Part 1

    $27.50
    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Basic Rook Endgames
    Catalog Code: B0044EV

    We are very proud to present the first FIDE-approved endgame manual, written by 3 of the world leading experts: FIDE Senior Trainers IGM Mikhalchishin, IGM Grivas and IGM Balogh. A total of 8 endgame books will take you step-by-step from king & pawn endgames all the way through to extremely complex and materially-unbalanced endgames. Become an expert and learn to enjoy even more the "silent beauty" of the endgame.
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    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Basic Rook Endgames

    $27.95
    Greatest 550 Puzzles
    From Practical Games of 2017
    Catalog Code: B0043EV

    This book is the continuation of the successful puzzle-book series. It contains 550 puzzles divided into 3 chapters. You will find a huge range of tactical ideas that you can use in your own games! All the puzzles have been collected from practical games throughout 2017.
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    Greatest 550 Puzzles

    $26.95
    Grivas Method - Middlegame Strategies
    Catalog Code: B0042EV

    GM Arkadij Naiditsch: The work of Efstratios Grivas is, as usual, very well organized, with logical explanations accompanying the practical examples he has chosen. There are, of course, almost unlimited options in the middlegame but I am very sure that after examining the current book’s examples, you will most definitely improve - gaining not only a deeper understanding, but also many news ideas for your own middlegame play.
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    Grivas Method - Middlegame Strategies

    $27.50
    Winning With the Modern London System - Part 2
    A Complete Opening Repertoire for White Against 1. d4 Nf6
    Catalog Code: B0041EV

    In this book the London System opening is presented using all of the most important games with thorough comments, through which the readers will have the opportunity to understand the essence of this opening. Author Grandmaster Nikola Sedlak will show that this system is fully deserving of your attention for analysing and playing, that it's unjustly neglected in comparison with other openings and also that it gives players myriad interesting positions on the board, free and creative play, with lots of space for further growth and improvement. 
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    Winning With the Modern London System - Part 2

    $27.50
    Alexander Beliavsky - Legendary Chess Careers - Part 2
    Catalog Code: B0040EV

    In this book, the author drives you through the very rich chess career of Alexander Beliavsky while interviewing him. This unique concept makes the book easy to read and gives the reader some inside information about what is happening also off the board, things you normally don't get to know about.
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    Alexander Beliavsky - Legendary Chess Careers - Part 2

    $29.95
    Alexander Beliavsky - Legendary Chess Careers - Part 1
    Catalog Code: B0039EV

    In this book, the author drives you through the very rich chess career of Alexander Beliavsky while interviewing him. This unique concept makes the book easy to read and gives the reader some inside information about what is happening also off the board, things you normally don't get to know about.
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    Alexander Beliavsky - Legendary Chess Careers - Part 1

    $29.95
    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Rook vs. Pieces Endgames
    Catalog Code: B0038EV

    We are very proud to present the first FIDE-approved endgame manual, written by 3 of the world leading experts: FIDE Senior Trainers IGM Mikhalchishin, IGM Grivas and IGM Balogh. A total of 8 endgame books will take you step-by-step from king & pawn endgames all the way through to extremely complex and materially-unbalanced endgames. Become an expert and learn to enjoy even more the "silent beauty" of the endgame.
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    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Rook vs. Pieces Endgames

    $27.95
    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Queen vs. Pieces Endgames
    Catalog Code: B0037EV

    We are very proud to present the first FIDE-approved endgame manual, written by 3 of the world leading experts: FIDE Senior Trainers IGM Mikhalchishin, IGM Grivas and IGM Balogh. A total of 8 endgame books will take you step-by-step from king & pawn endgames all the way through to extremely complex and materially-unbalanced endgames. Become an expert and learn to enjoy even more the "silent beauty" of the endgame.
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    The Modern Endgame Manual - Mastering Queen vs. Pieces Endgames

    $27.95
    The Complete Ragozin
    Catalog Code: B0035EV

    The excellent theoretician GM Matthieu Cornette shares his insights about one of the most popular openings nowadays - The Ragozin defense. The Ragozin is an ideal system against 1.d4: Black establishes a foothold in the centre and quickly develops his pieces on active squares, with good chances for dynamic counterplay or a kingside attack. In this book, IM Richard Pert shares his own complete
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    The Complete Ragozin

    $29.95
    The Center
    A Modern Strategy Guide
    Catalog Code: B0036EV

    There is a blank spot in the huge world of chess literature: systematically presented middle- game. Therefore authors, both long-term chess trainers, decided to fi ll this vacuum. With a series of books about the middle-game, we would like to present different topics of chess tactics and strategy in a slightly different way. Books, which will be published in the coming years as part of the series, are planned to cover all frequently discussed themes, as well as many others topics — those about which chess players and also trainers usually do not think as deeply as they should in order to achieve better results.
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    The Center

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