Friday, July 09, 2010 22:21
New: Opening for White According to Anand 1.e4, Volume 13.
The latest volume of this acclaimed series, by Alexander Khalifman, is devoted mostly to the English Attack in the Najdorf Sicilian. The author points out the essence of all important positions and explains themes and plans clearly. Perfect for all levels of chess.
Please have a look at it...
Tuesday, July 06, 2010 23:47
We have just received: Chess Informant 107.
The latest volume of Chess Informant contains: 736 games played between
September and December 2009, the most interesting combinations and endings, studies, tournament standings and cross tables, the creative output of Magnus Carlsen and much more..!
This book is a must for every competitive player!
Friday, July 02, 2010 20:22
New: Chess Training Pocket Book, 3rd Revised Edition.
Lev Alburt, three-time US chess champion and renowned chess author, presents and analyzes the 300 most important game positions essential to becoming a strong chess player. This book will save you years of hit-and-miss reading and sporadic improvement.
Game-winning knowledge in one easy-to-...
Tuesday, June 29, 2010 20:43
In his book "The Ruy Lopez Revisited", Sokolov referred to it as a fully-fledged variation.
Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu surprised world's number one Magnus Carlsen last Thursday, by choosing this gambit to equalize easily in the ninth round of the Kings Tournament.
You might have guessed it by now, I'm talking about the dynamic Jaenisch Gambit. Proven...
Friday, June 25, 2010 18:52
We have just received: Play the Najdorf Sicilian.
In this book, James Rizzitano, a battle-hardened Sicilian warrior, distils the most important ideas and themes from current practice to provide an ideal guide for those looking to succeed as White or Black in the Najdorf.
An opening that can be played for a lifetime!
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 21:15
Just out: The Semi-Tarrasch Defence, Volume 1.
GM József Pintér surveys the very popular Semi-Tarrasch Defence, within the framework of 64 games. He does not restrict his analysis to the initial stage of the game, but allows insight into the mysteries of the middle and endgame too.
More titles by József Pintér here.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 20:33
1. Chess Opening Essentials Volumes 1, 2, 3 & 4 The Ideas & Plans Behind ALL Chess Openings
by Dimitri Komarov, Stefan Djuric, Claudio Pantaleoni
SAVE 10%: Our Price: € 108,86 € 97,95 more info...
2. Chess Openings for Black & White, Explained Completely Revised and Updated 2nd Editions
by Lev Alburt, Roman Dzindzichashvili, Eugene...
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 22:43
We have just received: Rybka 4 Opening Book.
Veselin Topalov had the upper hand on opening preparations in his world championship match against Anand. By choosing Jiri Dufek, the author of this
Opening book, as one of his seconds he gained unlimited access to dozens of
Please take a look at his opening secrets here.
Friday, June 11, 2010 22:07
Just out: New In Chess 2010/4.
Includes a World Championship special, interviews with Anand and Topalov who does not mince words, Kasparov shines his light on the match.
Judit Polgar reports, Bent Larsen looks back, Andor Lilienthal and Florencio Campomanes remembered.
Should I say more? Please have a look here.
Wednesday, June 09, 2010 4:24
Yearbook 95 has just arrived! In this issue of The Chess Player's Guide to Opening News you will find answers to urgent questions like:
- Who still dares to offer Alexander Grischuk the Poisoned Pawn in the Najdorf?
- What does Magnus Carlsen think of the French Defence?
- Has Viswanathan Anand refuted 6…a5 in the Catalan?
- What miracle move...