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Grandmaster Repertoire 1.d4: King’s Indian & Grunfeld by Boris Avrukh
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Grandmaster Repertoire 1.d4: King’s Indian & Grunfeld by Boris Avrukh When Boris Avrukh released his 1.d4 repertoire books in 2008 and 2010, they caused a sensation. GM Michael Adams remarked that “The high-quality Grandmaster Repertoire series has taken this format to a completely different level.” Volume 2A is the third

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American Chess Magazine Issue 5: Man of Steel Magnus Carlsen
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American Chess Magazine Issue 5 Man of Steel Resilient and undisputed world champion Magnus is still the most powerful player in the world It’s all in the 156 pages of American Chess Magazine 05. The American Chess Magazine 05 brings you 156 colorful pages, packed with amazing chess material, ranging

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The Thinkers by David Llada (Hardcover)
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The Thinkers by David Llada (Hardcover) The Thinkers is a visual tribute to the game of chess, showcasing the emotions, exertions and desires of the players, and conveying the mental intensity only chess can command. Included are some of the most iconic portraits of today’s stars, as well as emotive

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BBC: The Master Game Series 6 & 7 Box Set out now
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BBC: The Master Game Series 6 & 7 Box Set (4 DVDs) With Jeremy James & William Hartston: The Master Game broke new ground in the 1970s and 1980s when it established itself as the only international chess tournament played forTelevision. Following its launch by BBC Television in 1975, it

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CHESS Magazine - November 2017: Aronian Wins FIDE World Cup
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CHESS Magazine – November 2017 Aronian Wins FIDE World Cup 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… Maxime Vachier-Lagrave – The French star would like to see a stable calendar from

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Veselin Topalov: Selected Games of the Ex-World Chess Champion by Sarham Guliev
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Veselin Topalov: Selected Games of the Ex-World Chess Champion by Sarham Guliev Veselin Topalov is one of the best known names in global chess. One of the world’s top grandmasters, ex-FIDE World Champion Topalov has been a stable feature of elite chess for many years. His dynamic, uncompromising style has

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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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