Wednesday, June 17, 2009 0:50
We have just received Grandmaster Secrets: Counterattack!
In his latest work, GM Zenon Franco, the former chess trainer
of Paco Vallejo Pons, provides a wide ranging step-by-step
course in the methods of turning defence into victory.
You will learn how to handle difficult positions, how to hold them together and go on the counteroffensive,...
Sunday, June 14, 2009 8:08
Alexei Shirov: The Philidor Defence has just appeared, from Hamburg.
In this DVD, with almost 6 hours of running time, Shirov of course explains why he scores so well with the 5.g4!? gambit he introduced.
He does not forget to show Black's possibilities for counterplay.
Apart form this sharp line Shirov presents two other systems:
1. The solid...
Thursday, June 11, 2009 9:57
Gambit Publications has just published Win with the Stonewall Dutch.
Norwegian authors Sverre Johnsen, Ivan Bern and Simen Agdestein are well known for their previous bestsellers such as "Win with the London System" ,"The Ruy Lopez: a Guide for Black" and "Wonderboy".
The Stonewall Dutch has regained populairity because players like
Saturday, June 06, 2009 0:49
We have just received, from our friends at Russell Enterprises, the 21st Century Edition of Nottingham 1936.
This new edition of Alexander Alekhine's last tournament book, has the original masterful texts, annotations using figurine algebraic notation and many added diagrams.
Alekhine writes in his usual his self-confident style, and devotes his...
Wednesday, June 03, 2009 0:10
Yearbook 91 has just arrived!
In this issue of The Chess Player's Guide to Opening News
you will find answers to urgent quenstions like:
-- can Svidler's refutation of Topalov's brilliant sac in the Najdorf be refuted?
-- what does Sosonko think of the latest developments in the Dragon?
-- what concept of Caruana's causes Black...
Sunday, May 31, 2009 16:41
Today we walked into an old friend: the second edition of The ABC of the Ruy Lopez.
It must have been over three years, since we first met. We worked together intensively, back then, and my Spanish opening skills improved a lot. My friend looked extremely well, much younger in fact.
What happened? It turned out this DVD was expanded with over 1...
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 18:35
Dangerous Weapons: The Pirc and Modern has just arrived.
In this latest volume of the Dangerous Weapons series, Richard Palliser, James Vigus and Colin McNabon present some shocking ideas in these dynamic, interrelated defences.
World Champion Viswanathan Anand, for instance, teaches how you can castle into the Argentinean Attack and Shakhriyar...
Wednesday, May 20, 2009 22:03
We just received from London: Dangerous Weapons: Anti-Sicilians.
In this latest book from the Dangerous Weapons series, the experts John Emms, Richard Palliser and Peter Wells take a refreshing look
at a popular group of openings: the Anti-Sicilians.
Let me give you the title of some of the chapters:
-- Action on the h-file
-- Danger with the d4...
Friday, May 15, 2009 18:35
We would like to offer you a unique chance to improve your chess with David Bronstein, one of the greatest chess artists of all time!
The Sorcerer's Apprentice, new edition, is completly revised and expanded with more than 100 pages full of facinating ideas, unique photographs as well as extensive new articles by Bronstein himself.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009 19:44
Our Special Offers section is upgraded.
This means even more titles at even lower prices!
Some of our great bargains, with savings up to 50%:
- Nick de Firmian's Modern Chess Openings,
- 2006 & 2007 Yearbooks
- A Complete Tournament Chess Set (digital clock,board and pieces)
- Viswanathan Anand: My Career on 2 DVD's
- Tactics in the Chess...