Winning Chess Endings

Winning Chess Endings
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Total Pages 239
ISBN PSU:000068137328
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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"Winning Chess Endings" is a gripping introduction to the moves, strategies, and philosophy of chess endings from one of the world's top-rated players, American grandmaster Yasser Seirawan. Blessed with peerless story-telling skills and the technical knowledge to describe exactly when winning positions occurred in famous matches, he is the perfect guide for readers of all levels who want to identify winning game positions and actively participate in the book. With his convivial writing style and expert teaching methods, he helps readers develop a solid understanding of endgame principles they can apply to every game they play. This title includes tests throughout with answers at the end.

Winning Chess Endings
  • Author : Yasser Seirawan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999

"Winning Chess Endings" is a gripping introduction to the moves, strategies, and philosophy of chess endings from one of the world's top-rated players, American grandmaster Yasser Seirawan. Blessed with peerless story-telling skills and the technical knowledge to describe exactly when winning positions occurred in famous matches, he is the perfect

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Winning Chess Endings
  • Author : Yasser Seirawan
  • Publisher : Everyman Chess
  • Release Date : 2003-10-01

Approach every endgame with a winning strategy! Good books about endgames for beginners are few and far between. WINNING CHESS ENDINGS is a great one a gripping introduction to what you need to know to win chess endings, taught by American Grandmaster Yasser Seirawan. His entertaining, easy-to-understand style, incisive stories

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Basic Chess Endings
  • Author : Reuben Fine
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-12-18

This is a reprint of the classic work Basic Chess Endings by Reuben Fine, published in 1941. Although there are claims it has been superseded by other books, Basic Chess Endings by Fine remains the only book that covers all of the most basic chess endings and yet is in small

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Winning Chess Openings
  • Author : Yasser Seirawan
  • Publisher : Everyman Chess
  • Release Date : 2003-09-01

Start every game with confidence! The two greatest challenges for beginning chess players are not only to survive the openings phase, but also to choose appropriate attack and defense formations in the process. Winning Chess Openings shows you how to do both. In Yasser Seirawan's entertaining, easy-to-follow style, you're shown

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Winning Chess Strategies
  • Author : Yassser Seirawan
  • Publisher : Everyman Chess
  • Release Date : 2005-05-01

Gain the advantage over your opponent with easy-to-remember strategies from one of the worlds top chess players! Strategy is the ultimate secret weapon for championship players around the world. Drawing on his considerable experience in tournament play, International Grandmaster Yasser Seirawan shows you how to apply flexible strategic principles to

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Practical Chess Endings
  • Author : Paul Keres
  • Publisher : Batsford
  • Release Date : 2018-10-26

Paul Keres (1916 1975) was an Estonian chess grandmaster and chess writer. He was among the world's top players from the mid-1930s to the mid-1960s and runner-up in the Candidates' Tournament on four consecutive occasions.

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Winning Chess Combinations
  • Author : Yasser Seirawan
  • Publisher : Everyman Chess
  • Release Date : 2006-06-01

Combinations are the central element in chess; they make the game so magical and captivating. The beautiful point of sacrificing a queen, the strongest piece, in order to checkmate with a lowly pawn brings a smile of joy to all chess lovers. Virtually all chess games possess a combination, either

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How to Win Chess Endgames
  • Author : Bill Robertie
  • Publisher : Cardoza
  • Release Date : 2018-12-04

Players learn how to win in the endgame using any combination of pieces: king and pawn, king and rook, king and queen, and many more, plus how to march pawns into queens. Robertie’s sage advice, presented in easy-to-read charts and clear explanations, shows players how to force winning positions

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Winning Chess Tactics
  • Author : Yasser Seirawan
  • Publisher : Everyman Chess
  • Release Date : 2005-05-01

Learn sure-fire tactics and combinations from one of the worlds top chess players. Attack? Defend? Swap pieces? Tactics are the watchdogs of strategy that take advantage of short-term opportunities to trap or ambush your opponent and quite possiblychange the course of a game in a single move. Why play in

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A Guide to Chess Endings
  • Author : Max Euwe,David Hooper
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1976-01-01

One of the finest modern works on chess endings. Thorough analysis by former world champion. 331 examples, each with diagram.

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Winning Chess Endgames Just the Facts
  • Author : Lev Alburt,Nikolay Krogius
  • Publisher : Lev Alburt
  • Release Date : 2005

Winner of the prestigious Chess Journalists of America Book of the Year award, this single book boils down all essential endgame wisdom into one you can use to win games for the rest of your life.

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Practical Chess Endings
  • Author : Irving Chernev
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1969-01-01

300 practical endgame situations, ranging from very simple to masterpieces by Capablanca, Reti, Tarrasch, Lasker, more.

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Chess Endings Made Simple
  • Author : Ian Snape
  • Publisher : Gambit
  • Release Date : 2003

Most chess-players are all too painfully aware of how many half-points and even full points they squander due to poor endgame play. However, they tend to imagine that improving their endgame play involves a massive amount of study of dry technical positions, and prefer to spend their time on other

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Winning Chess Brilliancies
  • Author : Yasser Seirawan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003

This book by International Grand Master Yasser Seirawan provides a move-by-move account of the best chess games of the last 25 years, played by the world's foremost chess competitors. With an authoritative voice that is by turns poetic and analytical, Seirawan serves as host of a fascinating excursion of the most

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The Blue Book of Charts to Winning Chess
  • Author : Arthur M. Stevens,Sam Sloan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011-01-01

This is THE book that first introduced a concept that has revolutionized tournament chess for most players. The concept is simply to create a database of chess games, sorted by openings, and then see which opening moves produce the best results. This book concludes that the overall winning percentage for

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