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    CLEARANCE - Scheveningen Variation of the Sicilian Defense - Early B7-b5 Systems
    Catalog Code: CB0330RB

    In both instances, very sharp and complex middlegame play ensues. Since White has omitted the defensive a2-a3 move, Black often has the b5-b4 counter-attack at his disposal. A lot of activity occurs on the critical a8-h1 diagonal, frequently leading to an exchange of pieces and both players must exercise caution in the resultant endgame.
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    CLEARANCE - Scheveningen Variation of the Sicilian Defense - Early B7-b5 Systems

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    CLEARANCE - Thinkers' Chess
    Catalog Code: CB0113RB

    Can your chess use some improvement? Chessco, one of the country's leading chess retailers, asked its customers to send in "interesting" games they have played to be annotated by Gerzadowicz, author of the very successful Journal of a Chess Master. With his own literary style, humor and puns, Gerzadowicz delves into the intricacies of each game and offers suggestions, compliments excellent play, and offers real tips which will improve your game—starting now! 
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    CLEARANCE - Thinkers' Chess

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    CLEARANCE - Modern Postal Masterpieces
    Catalog Code: CB0295RB

    America's best play other strong opponents from the USA and around the world in top events. For the first time in a book on postal chess photos of these masters as well as some background details bring them to literally life.
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    CLEARANCE - Modern Postal Masterpieces

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    CLEARANCE - The Keres Attack in the Scheveningen Defense - Volume 1
    Catalog Code: CB0407RB

    The Keres Attack harbors many subtle nuances and intricate finesses which reveal themselves only after serious study. In most chess openings which avoid immediate pawn contact (such as double King pawn and double Queen pawn openings), both players have greater liberty at developing their pieces within their own camps thus delaying a direct confrontation which may ultimately determine the outcome of the game.
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    CLEARANCE - The Keres Attack in the Scheveningen Defense - Volume 1

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    CLEARANCE - The Modern Center Attack in the Ruy Lopez
    Catalog Code: CB0341RB

    The current volume (the fourteenth in the Syzygy Chess Opening Paperbound Series) not only re-examines classical and contemporary opening theory but also explores many new innovations in the middle game of the Center Attack. Primary in the editors' effort was to catalog new ideas and concepts for both White and Black aficionados of the jeu royale.
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    CLEARANCE - The Modern Center Attack in the Ruy Lopez

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    CLEARANCE - The Najdorf Defense with 6 Bc4
    Catalog Code: CB0148RB

    The 6 Bc4 variation offers a variety of themes and ideas after 6...e6 7 Bb3 b5. White eyes the sensitive e6 square for possible sacrifices with either Be6 or Ne6 once Black has removed one of its protectors (either by ...Bb7 or by blocking its protection with ...Nbd7 or, in some cases, ...Nfd7).
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    CLEARANCE - The Najdorf Defense with 6 Bc4

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    CLEARANCE - The Arkhangelsk Variation of the Ruy Lopez - Volume 1
    Catalog Code: CB0343RB

    Despite its slow honing into maturity, the Arkhangelsk Variation remains a viable arsenal in any tournament player's repertoire.
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    CLEARANCE - The Arkhangelsk Variation of the Ruy Lopez - Volume 1

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    CLEARANCE - The Polugayevsky Variation of the Najdorf Defense
    Catalog Code: CB0339RB

    This seemingly masochistic yet dynamic reply (7...b5), accredited to international world-class Grandmaster Lev Polugayevsky, is one of the most aggressive moves at Black's disposal. However, this blatant violation of traditional opening principles (six of Black's first seven moves have been pawn moves and initiating flank operations before stabilizing the center), has yet to invoke a clear refutation.
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    CLEARANCE - The Polugayevsky Variation of the Najdorf Defense

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    CLEARANCE - The Complete Guide to Correspondence Chess
    Catalog Code: CB0344RB

    Enjoy the fascination of chess from your den or work area without a visible opponent by playing correspondence chess. Chess Life columnist and national master Alex Dunne explains the rules, gives the history and many of its famous games, and takes you on a complete tour of everything from computers to postcards. Also included is a list of organizations you may join, from domestic to international.
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    CLEARANCE - The Complete Guide to Correspondence Chess

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    CLEARANCE - The Advance Variation of the French Defense - Vol. 2
    Catalog Code: CB0318RB

    "3 e5 seriously cramps Black's Kingside and, if White succeeds in holding his d4 without any counter-balancing disadvantages, a moment must come when Lady Fortuna will smile upon him; in the form, that is, of an attack with his pieces on the Black King in his constricted position, or else a vigorous onslaught on the pawn chain with f4-f5."
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    CLEARANCE - The Advance Variation of the French Defense - Vol. 2

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    CLEARANCE - Viktors Pupols - American Master
    Catalog Code: CB0149RB

    This thin volume is an enlarged version of a very lengthy two-part article which appeared in the June and July 1982 issue of Northwest Chess that premier sectional monthly out of Seattle, Washington. Viktor's Pupols is a writer's dream. Pleasantly eccentric in virtually everything he does (and as the reader will soon discover, the owner of a chess style more baroque than Walt Disney's Fantasia), the man is an unstanchable torrent of eloquence.
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    CLEARANCE - Viktors Pupols - American Master

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    CLEARANCE - The Modern Levenfish Attack in The Dragon Defense
    Catalog Code: CB0396RB

    The attacking move 6 f4 against the Dragon Defense appeared in tournament praxis over half a century ago. White bypasses the heavily analyzed Yugoslav Attack (6 Be3, 7 f3 and 8 Qd2) and the well-tested Classical Variation (6 Be2, 7 Be3 and 8 00) in favor of immediate complications in the center.
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    CLEARANCE - The Modern Levenfish Attack in The Dragon Defense

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