Friday, June 03, 2011 20:13
We have just received: Rybka Aquarium 2011.
This exciting package includes the new and updated Rybka 4.1 engine offering advanced analysis functions, game commenting, searching, powerful chess trees, playing options, a database with 4.7 million games (up to April 2011) and much more.
+ Super Bonus: Chess Openings Encyclopedia 2011.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 18:47
Russell Enterprises has published: Sacking the Citadel.
This book by 1997 US Correspondence Chess Champion Jon Edwards chronicles the history, theory and practice of the Classic Bishop Sacrifice Bxh7+. It holds more than 300(!) annotated games and a 30 games quiz to test one of the most important skills of the royal game.
Have fun enjoying the...
Friday, May 27, 2011 18:50
New: Opening for White According to Kramnik 1.Nf3 Vol. 3.
Alexander Khalifman’s new edition of Opening for White According to Kramnik 1.Nf3 Vol. 3, focuses on 1.Nf3 c5 2.c4 Nf6 3.Nc3 Nc6 4.g3, especially on the line 4...g6, and numerous other variations after 1.Nf3 c5 which have not been analysed at all in the first edition of this book.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 20:55
We have just received: Lessons with a Grandmaster.
Renowned Grandmaster Boris Gulko, and Dr. Joel R. Sneed, a professor of psychology and an avid chess player, bridge the gap between great player and amateur by discussing 25 of Gulko’s battles against players such as Smyslov, Miles, Gelfand, and Kasparov.
Enhance your chess strategy and...
Friday, May 20, 2011 20:06
Everyman has published: Attacking Chess: The French.
GM Simon Williams presents an ambitious opening repertoire for Black in the ever-popular French Defence. By picking the most aggressive, exciting and sound variations playable he combines his attacking talent with the traditionally solid French structure.
Packed with new ideas, analysis and...
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 20:23
We have just received two new DVDs: Killer Endgames 1 & 2 .
GM Nick Pert presents a series of lessons, categorized according to rating, to familiarise players with basic endgame theory. He provides real-life examples where superior endgame technique has proved to be decisive. Puzzles have been included to test what has been learnt.
Friday, May 13, 2011 20:18
We have restocked: Formation Attacks .
2007 US Sr. Chess Champion Joel Johnson was in search of a book that covered a wide array of attacks against many pawn formations in an organized fashion, but he came up empty handed. As a result, he felt compelled to write the ultimate attack book himself.
And this is it: A unique 500-page treatise about...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 21:01
Save 10% on: Karpov’s Strategic Wins 1 & 2 Combined .
Tibor Karolyi presents a two-volume work (1961-2010) in which he shows how the 12th World Champion outplayed his opponents by strategic means. Karolyi identifies the tools Anatoly Karpov uses and highlights the features that characterize his play.
The beauty and educational value of...
Friday, May 06, 2011 19:41
We have just received from our printers: The Joys of Chess: Heroes, Battles & Brilliancies .
The Joys of ChessFantastic moves, intriguing thought experiments, strange insights and hilarious jokes: author Christian Hesse offers vistas you have never seen before.
The beauty, the struggle, the culture, the fun, the art and the heroism of chess –...
Wednesday, May 04, 2011 16:58
Just out: New In Chess 2011/3 – with 106 pages of chess delight .
- Levon Aronian absolutely fabulous in Amber farewell
- Viktor Kortchnoi: ‘I caused Petrosian’s fatal illness’
- Nigel Short on his worst simul
- Genna Sosonko on ‘Magicians’ Bronstein & Tal
- Judit Polgar on how she crushed a Georgian GM
- ‘What Bobby wants, Bobby gets’