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...
Tuesday, October 01, 2013 13:55
We have just received: Pump Up Your Rating!
In this book Swedish chess coach IM Axel Smith reveals his methods how to improve your playing strength. Smith´s training methods have guided his friends, teammates and pupils to GM norms and titles.
Hard work will be required, but this is your chance to unlock your chess potential!
Friday, September 27, 2013 17:26
Quality Chess has just released: Grandmaster Repertoire 14 – The French Defence, Vol 1.
In the latest volume of the outstanding Grandmaster Repertoire series, Swedish GM Emanuel Berg presents the Winawer Variation. Berg covers all notable lines after 1.e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4, with the exception of the main 7.Qg4 variation, which will be covered...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 12:29
We just received from our printers: Steamrolling the Sicilian.
Are you looking for a way to outwit theory-sharks in the Open Sicilian? Then this may just be the book for you.
The concept is simple: surprise your opponent with 5.f3, build up a strong pawn centre, avoid all of Black’s main lines and steamroll his Sicilian!
Friday, September 20, 2013 16:37
Yearbook 108 has arrived and you can get it for FREE by subscribing today! In this issue of the Chess Player's Guide to Opening News you will find answers to urgent questions like:
Is Carlsen the best d2-d3 player in the Ruy Lopez?
Does the Shirov Gambit still pack a punch?
How did Topalov outprepare Morozevich in the Symmetrical English...