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The Vulture and Associated Opening Systems

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For all keen chess players who dread meeting 1 d4, here is your answer in the shape of an original group of related systems, exotically named ‘Vulture’, ‘Hawk’ and Woozle’, created by the German FIDE Master, Stefan Bucker, who startled the chess world by launching his own hypermodern defensive concept to counter a white first move he hated so much. 


Despite meeting initial skepticism, Bucker’s unusual mixture of tactics and strategy fired the imagination of a wide range of players, including international Master, who contributed their own ideas to forge a redoubtable weapon in Black’s Armory. 


This completely revised and up-dated English edition is a ‘must’ for all those players who wish to escape from the stultifying effects of ‘main-line’ analysis of Queen’s Pawn Openings, and enter the relatively unexplored habitat of the Vulture! 

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Product Details

ISBN 9781852232931
Manufacturer The Crowood Press
Author/s Stefan Bucker
Pages 178
Publication Date Feb 8, 1989
Notation Type FAN - Figurine
Book Binding Type Paperback
Book Edition This is a Modern Reprint of a Classic Book

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