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Book Review: Learn from Michal Krasenkow
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Learn from Michal Krasenkow Paperback, 408 pages, Thinkers Publishing, RRP £29.99 Thinkers Publishing are, just like Elk and Ruby (see below), an innovative publisher working hard to bring fresh new titles to the chess public. They have several titles by players we do not often see in print. Books by

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Learn from Michal Krasenkow
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Learn from Michal Krasenkow ‘Learn from Michal Krasenkow’ is a splendid walk through the games and life of the author. Michal presents his games in the most instructive way and presents the reader a deeper look of his own thinking. We are convinced you will find many fascinating aspects improving

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Lasker: Move by Move by Zenon Franco
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Lasker: Move by Move by Zenon Franco Emanuel Lasker was world champion for a remarkable 27 years (1894-1921) and is generally regarded as having been way ahead of his time in his understanding of chess. He primarily regarded chess as a fight and considered that the strongest move in a

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Better Thinking, Better Chess: How a Grandmaster Finds his Moves by Joel Benjamin
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Better Thinking, Better Chess: How a Grandmaster Finds his Moves by Joel Benjamin Finding strong moves doesn’t simply depend on how much you know about chess. In fact, greater conceptual knowledge makes choosing a move more complex as it increases the number of directions your mind can take. More important

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The Chess Toolbox: Practical Techniques Everyone Should Know - Thomas Willemze
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The Chess Toolbox by Thomas Willemze Practical Techniques Everyone Should Know You are ready to start a repair or construction job, but you can’t find the tools you need. Sounds familiar? You know that what you are looking for should be in your toolbox, because that’s where you put it

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Chess Calculation Training Volume 3: Legendary Games by Romain Edouard
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Chess Calculation Training Volume 3: Legendary Games by Romain Edouard This book is a mixture of all kinds of exercises, but with one thing in common – all the games were played before the year 2000, except for a few by two big names, Kasparov and Karpov. There are several

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Crucial Chess Skills for the Club Player Volume 1 by Robert Ris
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Crucial Chess Skills for the Club Player Volume 1 by Robert Ris Crucial Chess Skills for the Club Player is split into three parts: Endgame, Tactical Play and Middlegame Strategy. The endgame part of the book mostly concentrates on rook endgames. Every player needs to possess the knowledge of some

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My Secret Weapon: 1.b3 by Wesley So (PC-DVD)
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My Secret Weapon: 1.b3 by Wesley So (PC-DVD) Learn from one of the best players in the world! The Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack with 1.b3 (or 1.Nf3 followed by 2.b3) is a system, rather neglected by theorists, which nevertheless can be a forceful weapon in the hands of an ambitious white player.

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Learn chess tactics: for beginners and beyond! Find this new interactive ebook on Chessable.com
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If you want a quick and easy way to improve your game, Chessable.com is a training site well worth looking into. Created by Swindon-based club player David Kramaley and US International Master John Bartholomew, it has (until recently) been known primarily as an opening trainer. But a series of new

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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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