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The Alterman Gambit Guide - Black Gambits 2
Thursday, November 15, 2012 9:30
After having enjoyed immensely reading the first volume in the Black Gambit series, I couldn’t wait for GM Boris Alterman’s repertoire book featuring the starting moves 1.e4 e5, covered in the second volume. His contagious style of writing, profound explanations and high-level analysis made me more curious about his view on variations which are...
Review: The Alterman Gambit Guide - Black Gambits 1
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 11:26
Frankly speaking, I’ve never been fond of opening books where the author proposes dubious gambits to his readers. Nowadays the growing strength of the engines enables people to refute the recommended lines at a single touch. However, after reading the first couple of pages of The Alterman Gambit Guide Black Gambits 1 I sensed I’d have to adjust my...