Friday, June 04, 2010 20:48
New from Russell Enterprises: José Raúl Capablanca.
Russian chess historians Isaak and Vladimir Linder cover all aspects of the great Cuban world champion's life, from his development as chess prodigy, to
becoming world champion and beyond. A magnificent tribute to one of the greatest chessplayers of all time.
Get acquainted with the chess genius.
Tuesday, June 01, 2010 21:59
We have just received: The Modern Philidor Defence.
This book follows the structure of other Chess Stars publications, like 'The Sharpest Sicilian' and 'The Scotch Game for White'.
Each chapter comprises of a "Quick Repertoire", then a thorough theoretical study in the part "Step by Step" followed by "Complete games".
The perfect way to learn this...
Friday, May 28, 2010 22:42
New: Grandmaster Repertoire 7 - The Caro-Kann.
This latest volume of the outstanding Grandmaster Repertoire series covers the
Caro-Kann opening, one of Black’s most reliable answers to 1.e4. Throughout this book
Grandmaster Lars Schandorff recommends entering the sharp mainlines.
Please have a look at this engaging repertoire book.
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 22:34
We have just received: Mastering the Chess Openings - Volume 4.
This final volume of the series covers a wide variety of opening structures and variations not seen in the earlier volumes. Author John Watson helps you to greatly increase your understanding of them and become a better player along the way.
Please have a look at the contents here.
Friday, May 21, 2010 21:21
This is what reviewers had to say about Jesus de la Villa's Dismantling the Sicilian.
"A total knockout" - Arne Moll, ChessVibes
"Also usable as a reference work. Very well presented." - Max Euwe Centrum
"Impressive and highly recommended to those who need help choosing their lines, and I will certainly use it for training purposes." - Glenn...
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 21:37
Just in from our printers: Botvinnik - Petrosian.
Mikhail Botvinnik writes the story of the 1963 match in which he lost his title to Tigran Petrosian. He analyses many of the games and reveals his match strategy. This important historical document also features Botvinnik's legendary final notebook.
A fascinating and highly instructive report!
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 21:30
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The new Rybka 4 plays more aggressively and more tactically. The engine has been improved in almost all areas. Rybka 4 is indispensable for all those who work and analyse with chess engines. This is a chess program that can do more than calculate.
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Tuesday, May 11, 2010 19:38
Chess Stars has published: The French Defence.
This book presents a complete Black repertoire. There are many extensive analyses of concrete positions and new ideas discovered in the process of preparation for games and tournaments. It will enrich your opening knowledge and sharpen the understanding of its ideas.
Please have a look at this:...
Saturday, May 08, 2010 23:23
We have just received: Alekhine Alert!.
Timothy Taylor constructs a practical repertoire for Black, ideal for the modern-day player. All the key tactical and positional ideas for both players are covered, and crucial move-order nuances are highlighted. Packed with new ideas and analysis.
Learn to play the Alekhine with confidence!
Thursday, May 06, 2010 22:43
Just in from our printers: New In Chess 2010/3.
Vasily Smyslov 1921-2010, Master of clarity and refinement, Topalov wins his first Linares Trophy, Carlsen and Ivanchuk steal the show in Nice, The European Individual Championships, Kasparov pays tribute to a great predecessor, and much more.
With more than 100 pages of chess delight.