Tuesday, December 03, 2013 12:13
Now shipping: Chess Developments: Semi-Slav 5.Bg5.
American chess coach National Master Bryan Paulsen examines the key lines in the Semi-Slav covering the fascinating Botvinnik Variation, the solid Moscow Variation, the razor-sharp Anti-Moscow Gambit and the popular Cambridge Springs Defence.
Packed with key new ideas and critical analysis!
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 13:32
Quality Chess has just published: Playing the French.
Acclaimed authors Jacob Aagaard and Nikolaos Ntirlis have teamed up again, this time to present a complete Black repertoire in the French Defence based on 3.Nc3 Nf6 and 3.Nd2 c5. Packed with new discoveries and detailed explanations of positional and strategic motifs.
Essential reading for...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 13:17
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Friday, November 08, 2013 12:42
Now shipping: The Panov-Botvinnik Attack - Move by Move.
IM and chess coach Lorin D’Costa takes an in-depth look at the Panov-Botvinnik Attack (1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.exd5 cxd5 4.c4), which is an aggressive and ambitious way of meeting the popular Caro-Kann Defence. D’Costa also investigates the closely related 2.c4 variation.
Essential guidance and...
Wednesday, November 06, 2013 13:40
Just in from our printers: A Vigorous Chess Opening Repertoire for Black.
A Vigorous Chess Opening Repertoire for Black The Petroff Defence, also known as The Russian Game has the reputation for being dull, but in this book Israeli FM Or Cohen will debunk this prejudice and open new vistas.
Cohen has studied and practised The Petroff Defence for...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 13:03
New in our shop: Magnus Force.
IM Colin Crouch studies Magnus Carlsen's progress in recent years and demonstrates how he learned lessons from previous setbacks, turned weaknesses into strengths, losses into draws, and draws into wins. Includes in-depth analyses of Carlsen's games.
How Carlsen beat Kasparov's record!
Sunday, October 27, 2013 17:15
New: a film about John Healy: Barbaric Genius.
John Healy lived rough on the streets of London for 15 years fighting and stealing to survive; a slave to alcohol. During a stint in prison he discovered chess which became his new addiction. He became a rated chess player and an award-winning writer (The Grass Arena). Then he disappeared.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 14:31
Now shipping: Judit Polgar's Deluxe Chess Set.
Judit Polgar's Deluxe Chess Set Fine handcrafted set, specially selected by Judit Polgar:
Maple Chess Board signed by Judit Polgar:
Tourney size squares: 55 x 55 mm (2.7” x2.7”)
Judit Polgar Chess Pieces: a very personal selection of weighted pieces, King...
Friday, October 18, 2013 13:37
We just received from our printer: Aron Nimzowitsch 1928-1935.
During several decades of research, German chess historian Rudolf Reinhardt compiled, from an immense variety of sources, all the games Nimzowitsch played after 1928.
They are presented with notes by Nimzowitsch himself and, in some cases, by his contemporaries. In addition to the...
Friday, October 11, 2013 12:36
New: A Cunning Chess Opening Repertoire for White.
Graham Burgess presents a crafty repertoire based on 1 d4 and Nf3. With Burgess' cunning choice of lines and move-orders (in openings such as the Queens Gambit, Slav Defence, Torre Attack, Counter-Fianchetto, King’s Indian, and Grünfeld) you can steer the game to positions that you like and deny...