all ebooks in category: Chess (57)

Go! More Than a Game: Revised Edition
English | ISBN: 080483475X | 2003 | 200 pages | EPUB | 16 MB

Master the fascinating game of Go with this expert guidebook. Go is a two-player board game that first originated in ancient China but is also …

1001 Chess Exercises for Beginners: The Tactics Workbook that Explains the Basic Concepts, Too
ISBN: 9056913972 | 144 pages | PDF | June 16, 2012 | English | 6.26 Mb

Chess is 99% tactics. If this celebrated observation is true for the master, how much more so for beginners and casual players! If you want …

Gambit Busters: Take It, Keep It... And Win!
Language: English | 2011 | 1857446429 | 208 pages | PDF | 3,6 MB

We have all experienced nasty gambits and ultra-aggressive opening play. It's scary and it's always been difficult to find good, practical advice on how to …

CHESS • Play the Alekhine Defence by Alexei Kornev (2019)
2019 | English | ePUB, MOBI, PDF, PGN | 10.66 MB

In the Alekhine Defence, contrary to the classical methods of playing in the opening, Black does not fight for the centre with his pawns, but …

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Chess Opening Essentials: The Ideas & Plans Behind ALL Chess Openings, The Complete 1. e4 [Repost]
English | May 1, 2007 | ISBN: 9056912038 | 358 pages | PDF | 23 Mb

Most chess opening books are either too detailed or too shallow. Chess Opening Essentials has exactly the right balance and is an accessible primer and …

A Ferocious Opening Repertoire
Language: English | 2011 | ISBN: 1857446615 | 306 pages | PDF | 10,6 MB

Tired of playing the same old openings? Bored with stuffy opening theory? This book provides a welcome antidote! Former American Open Champion Cyrus Lakdawala presents …

Winning Chess Endings (Winning Chess - Everyman Chess)
Language: English | 2003 | ISBN: 1857443489 | 256 pages | PDF | 12 MB

Winning Chess Endings teaches endgame strategies in an exciting new way–by putting the player in the middle of the action with firsthand stories taken directly …

Storming the Barricades: Lessons in Attacking Chess from a Top American Grandmaster
English | 19 Apr. 2000 | ISBN: 1901983250 | 176 Pages | PDF | 13.53 MB

Many books provide training in how to round off a successful attack with a final combination, but that's really just the easy part. The difficult …

King's Indian and Gruenfeld: Fianchetto Lines
English | 27 Jan. 2003 | ISBN: 1901983749 | 320 Pages | PDF | 22.26 MB

By calmly fianchettoing his king's bishop in reply to the King's Indian and Grünfeld, White seeks to draw the sting from these dynamic defences and …

The Petroff, The (Gambit Chess)
English | 29 Aug. 2001 | ISBN: 1901983463 | 240 Pages | PDF | 5.79 MB

The Petroff has for a long time been regarded as a very solid defence. Black avoids the perils of the Scotch, the Italian Game and …