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Deep Thinking by Garry Kasparov
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Deep Thinking by Garry Kasparov Where Machine Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins Hardback, 304 pages In May 1997, the world watched as Garry Kasparov, the greatest chess player in the world, was defeated for the first time by the IBM supercomputer Deep Blue. It was a watershed moment in

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American Chess Magazine Issue 3
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American Chess Magazine Issue 3 Magazine, 152 pages ACM issue #3 brings diverse chess material including an extensive report on the strongest ever 2017 US Championships that is enriched with the exclusive annotations by both winners – Wesley So and Sabina Foisor! Regular columns present highly instructive and amusing work

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The Closed Sicilian: Move by Move by Carsten Hansen
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The Closed Sicilian: Move by Move by Carsten Hansen Paperback, The opponent who answers 1 e4 with an emphatic 1…c5 (The Sicilian Defence) is often looking for a fight. Such players can be highly theoretically prepared and itching to launch into their own pet variations after White has opted for

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Grandmaster Preparation: Thinking Inside the Box by Jacob Aagaard
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Grandmaster Preparation: Thinking Inside the Box by Jacob Aagaard Hardback, 408 pages In Thinking Inside the Box Jacob Aagaard describes his chess improvement philosophy, developed over more than twenty years of thinking about one question: How do we make better decisions at the chess board? As the final volume in

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Chess Magazine June 2017
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CHESS Magazine – June 2017 A resurgent Levon Aronian outclasses a strong field at the Grenke Classic Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: Elevation – Levon Aronian outclassed Carlsen and

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Gawain Jones has fun analysing his win over Pichot with wife Sue Maroroa. Even for one accustomed to sharp Dragons and King’s Indians, like Gawain, it was a very complicated fight.
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Gawain Jones returned to the UAE, bidding to retain his Dubai Open title Having won last year’s Dubai Open, Gawain Jones returned to the United Arab Emirates to defend his title, but first in late March he elected to warm up at the Sharjah Masters, a pretty strong Open at which Daniel King was the

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Wesley So
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Wesley So had to fight hard at times in Saint Louis, but claimed his first U.S. title while continuing his unbeaten run to a most impressive 67 longplay games In a hard-fought finish to the U.S. Championship, Wesley So edged out Alexander Onischuk in a rapid play-off at the venue’s modern-day home, the Chess

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Master Class Volume 8 - Magnus Carlsen (PC-DVD)
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Master Class Volume 8 – Magnus Carlsen (PC-DVD) Scarcely any world champion has managed to captivate both chess lovers and the general public to the extent Magnus Carlsen has. The enormously talented Norwegian arrived on the scene as if from nowhere, without having been systematically trained within the structures of

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CHESS Magazine - May 2017
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CHESS Magazine – May 2017 David Howell wins the inaugural 2017 Winter Classic in Saint Louis Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: All Rise for King David – David Howell

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CHESS Magazine - February 2017:
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CHESS Magazine – February 2017 First Lady – Valentina Gunina pulls off shock victory at the London Chess Classic Super Rapidplay Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: 60 Seconds with…

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