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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2019 Issue
    Our 2019 U.S. Champs
    Catalog Code: CL0719

    The July 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2019 U.S. Champions and personal accounts from GM Sam Shankland and WGM Tatev Abrahamyan about their championship experiences. Other articles include "College Chess Final Four by Al Lawrence" and "Scholastics Balancing Act by Jamaal Abdul-Alim".
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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2019 Issue
    Jennifer Yu: U.S. Women's Champion
    Catalog Code: CL4K0619

    The June 2019 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by SIM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids Across The Board, Avoid The Trap! by Bruce Pandolfini, On the 8th Rank, All-Girls Nationals by Betsy Zagate, U.S. Women's Champ Jennifer Yu and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2019 Issue
    Incredible USATE
    Catalog Code: CL0619

    The June 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on A Spirited Weekend "Camraderie, competition, and team spirit highlight our annual U.S. Amateur Teams roundup by Al Lawrence (East), Abel Talamantez (West), Betsy Zacate (North), Ben Silva (South). Other articles include "Deep Dive interview, and The U.S. World Teams Exceed Expectations".
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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2019 Issue

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    PRE-ORDER - US Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess - SEVENTH EDITION
    COMING SOON
    Catalog Code: B0001USCF

    This comprehensive rulebook is the only guide sanctioned and compiled by the US Chess Federation, the governing body for chess in the United States. It is designed as a reference for all chess players—but especially tournament chess players—and tournament directors.
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    PRE-ORDER - US Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess - SEVENTH EDITION

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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

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    Chess Life Magazine - May 2019 Issue
    Valentina Gunina wins inaugural Cairns Cup
    Catalog Code: CL0519

    The May 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Valentina Gunina and her blitzing prowess at the inaugral Cairns Cup by WGM Tatev Abrahamyan. Other articles include "Chess Journalism at the Cairns Cup" and "an Interview with WGM Jennifer Shahade advocating for women in chess.".
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    Chess Life Magazine - May 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - April 2019 Issue
    Hikaru's Grand Tour
    Catalog Code: CL0419

    The April 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Hikaru Nakamura and his blitzing prowess at the London Chess Classic by Robert Hess. Other articles include "US Chess Affairs 2018 Yearbook" and "the K-12 Grade Nationals".
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    Chess Life Magazine - April 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - April 2019 Issue
    The 2019 All America Team
    Catalog Code: CL4K0419

    The April 2019 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by SIM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids Across The Board, Avoid The Trap! by Bruce Pandolfini, All-America Team, Tactics from the K-12s by GM Elshan Moradiabadi and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - April 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - March 2019 Issue
    Dewain Barber - Dean of Scholastic Chess
    Catalog Code: CL0319

    The March 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on US Chess naming Dewain Barber as the Dean of Scholastic Chess by Al Lawrence. Other articles include "College Chess and 2018 Pan Ams" and "Grand Prix at the Eastern Open".
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    Chess Life Magazine - March 2019 Issue

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    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

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    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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    Chess Life Magazine - February 2019 Issue
    Face off: Magnus vs. Fabi
    Catalog Code: CL0219

    The February 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the First American world championship contender in decades loses a heartbreaker to Carlsen by GM Ian Rogers. Other articles include "In Memoriam of Ruth Haring" and "World Youth and World Cadet".
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    Chess Life Magazine - February 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - February 2019 Issue
    World Cadet: Yuvraj Chennareddy takes the Gold
    Catalog Code: CL4K0219

    The February 2019 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by SIM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids Across The Board, Avoid The Trap! by Bruce Pandolfini, Tournament 101, World Cadet by GM Mesgen Amanov and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - February 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - January 2019 Issue
    2018 Olympiad Tiebreak Heartbreak
    Catalog Code: CL0119

    The January 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 43rd Chess Olympiad where China nabs historic double gold, the U.S. team takes silver on tiebreaks, and the women's team makes a splash by GM Maurice Ashley. Other articles include "The Eternal Pin and how to use it" and "The Collins manuscripts at Indiana University".
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    Chess Life Magazine - January 2019 Issue

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    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

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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

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - December 2018 Issue
    Bughouse is just one of the variants FM Mike "FunMaster" Klein explores
    Catalog Code: CL4K1218

    The December 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by ICCM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids, Avoid The Trap!, 960 bugs on my chessboard, Junior Grand Prix and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - December 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - December 2018 Issue
    The Challenges of Chess Parenting
    Catalog Code: CL1218

    The December 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the Challenge of Chess Parenting by Jennifer Vallens. Other articles include "The Victorious Eight" and "World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled".
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    Chess Life Magazine - December 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - November 2018 Issue
    Timur Flies High
    Catalog Code: CL1118

    The November 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Blindfold King Timur Gareyev plays ambitious, take-it-all chess to win the U.S. Open as told by Al Lawrence. Other articles include "Caruana versus Carlsen" and "Novelties & negotiations at the 2018 Sinquefield Cup".
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    Chess Life Magazine - November 2018 Issue

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    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

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - October 2018 Issue
    2018 Junior Champs: GM Awonder Liang and FM Carissa Yip win in St. Louis
    Catalog Code: CL4K1018

    The October 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by ICCM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids, Avoid The Trap!, U.S. Junior & U.S. Junior Girls' Championships and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - October 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - October 2018 Issue
    Direct Attacking Moves
    Catalog Code: CL1018

    The October 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Direct Attacking moves by deconstructing the Myth of Brilliant Attacking Play by IM Erik Kislik. Other articles include "Luck and Skill at the World Open" and "The U.S. World Senior Team has a golden moment in Dresden"
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    Chess Life Magazine - October 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - September 2018 Issue
    GM Cristian Chirila - National Open Champ
    Catalog Code: CL0918

    The September 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on GM Christian Chirila's determination wins the day and the Edmonson Cup at the 2018 National Open. Other articles include "The 2018 NATO Chess Championship" and "Sensational Sana" and the US Women's Open.
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    Chess Life Magazine - September 2018 Issue

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    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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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2018 Issue
    Shankland Shines in St. Louis at US Championship - Paikidze Prevails Wins Second US Women's Championship
    Catalog Code: CL0718

    The July 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2018 US Men's and Women's Chess Championship, which were won by Sam Shankland and Nazi Paikidze respectively. Other articles include "Honoring the Hip-Hop Legacy with Chess" and the PRO Chess League Finals.
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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2018 Issue

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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

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    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

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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2018 Issue
    Fabiano Caruana - America's World Championship Candidate
    Catalog Code: CL0618

    The June 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Fabiano Caruana's win at the 2018 World Championship Candidates Match, where he was the first American to challenger for the World Championship since Bobby Fischer in 1972. Other articles include UT Rio Grand Valley's win at the Final Four College Championship.
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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2018 Issue
    Shankland Wins U.S. Championship! Paikidze Wins U.S. Women's Championship!
    Catalog Code: CL4K0618

    The June 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! My First Move, Tournament Life, U.S. Championships, Shankland and Paikidze win the U.S. Men and Women's Championship, My First Move by FM Annie Wang and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2018 Issue

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    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

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    CLEARANCE - Chess Life Magazine - May 2018 Issue
    The Spirit of the Teams
    Catalog Code: CL0518

    The May 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2018 U.S. Amateur Team Events. Other articles include the 2018 Chess Journalists of America Awards and a revolutionary chess program in rural Mississippi with a 75% poverty level.
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    2018 U.S. Championships Preview
    Catalog Code: CL0418

    The April 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2018 U. S. Championships Previews. Other articles include The 2017 K-12 Grade Championships and Innovations with Girl-focused Chess Camps.
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    CLEARANCE - Chess Life For Kids Magazine - April 2018 Issue
    Learn to Play Blindfold Chess
    Catalog Code: CL4K0418

    The April 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! Avoid the Trap, It's Your Move, Chess Kids, Learn All About Blindfold Chess, My First Move by GM Timur Gareyev and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    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

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    2018 Chess Life Annual Book
    Catalog Code: ANN2018

    The Chess Life Annual is a beautiful, hardcover book that features all twelve issues of Chess Life magazine from the specified year. Each annual features a rich, black leather cover and has the USCF Logo and production year embossed in Gold on its spine.
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    2018 Chess Life Annual Book

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    2017 Chess Life Annual Book
    Catalog Code: ANN2017

    The Chess Life Annual is a beautiful, hardcover book that features all twelve issues of Chess Life magazine from the specified year. Each annual features a rich, black leather cover and has the USCF Logo and production year embossed in Gold on its spine.
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    2017 Chess Life Annual Book

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