Chess: The Ultimate Guide for Beginners

The truth about Chess n nFrom the outside, chess seems like a complicated and esoteric game that only a few people with special abilities can play This is not true In fact, chess is accessible and can be played by anyone with a brain, a pair of eyes, and imagination n nThe ultimate guide for beginne

The Death's Head Chess Club

SS Obersturmf hrer Paul Meissner arrives in Auschwitz from the Russian front After being badly wounded he is fit only for administrative duty and his first and most pressing task is to improve flagging camp morale He sets up a chess club which thrives, as the officers and enlisted men are allowed

Sjakken eller livet

Sjakken eller livet er en annerledes bok om sjakk, en reise i sjakkens historie og kultur og en hyllest til dem som i ulike livssituasjoner er besatt av spillet Atle Gr nn er en av Norges fremste sjakkeksperter og byr p varme m ter med mennesker som n rmest m ta det eksistensielle valget sjakken

Teoria delle ombre

La mattina del 24 marzo 1946 Alexandre Alekhine, detentore del titolo di campione del mondo di scacchi, venne trovato privo di vita nella sua stanza d albergo, a Estoril L esame autoptico certific che il decesso era avvenuto per asfissia, e che questa era stata provocata da un pezzo di carne confi

Positional Decision Making in Chess

Positional Decision Making in Chess offers a rare look into the mind of a top grandmaster In his efforts to explain his way of thinking, Boris Gelfand focuses on such topics as the squeeze, space advantage, the transformation of pawn structures and the transformation of advantages Based on example

Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess

This book is essentially a teaching machine The way a teaching machine works is It asks you a question If you give the right answer, it goes on to the next question If you give the wrong answer, it tells you why the answer is wrong and tells you to go back and try again This is called programm