Smith - Street Smart ChessStreet. Livre en anglais sur la stratégie au jeu d'échecs. Street Smart Chess is an expert guide to scoring more points at the chessboard. When does it pay off to play hard for a win? Or safe for a draw? And how do you adapt your playing style accordingly?
In this book, Judit Polgar - the strongest of the three sisters and a former world top-10 player – reveals some of the secrets of her success. Together with the prize-winning coach, International Master Andras Toth, she has created a course based on the training she received as a young player. It is like having a private lesson from one of the best...
Grandmaster Ramesh RB is the perfect coach to awaken your chess brain and feed you precisely the right exercises. ‘After only a month of intensive training with Ramesh, I could sense a seismic shift in both the precision of my calculation as well as my general level of sharpness,’ says GM Daniel Naroditsky.
Analyzing the Chess Mind is an exploration of psychology in chess. Psychology affects the chess moves we make, as the authors entertainingly illustrate in expertly annotated examples, but our personal chess psychology is not fixed. We can improve our chess psychology, and the authors show how.
This book details the training program he has developed based on this extensive experience. It cultivates the core skill set required to advance beyond the basics in chess. Included are key strategies, basic endgame positions and techniques, information on what to do when you’re stuck, how to convert an advantage, and a high-level opening repertoire for...
The idea behind this book is for you to ‘play’ as in a real game, and it is my job to ensure you have a pleasant time while training. I suggest you take at least an hour and a half for each game and as your coach I will indicate when to guess the moves. Sometimes there will be suggestions — including tricky ones — to measure your concentration level.
Mostly basing my chess work on this statement of the great Chinese military theoretician, I have managed throughout my chess coaching career to implement many of his principles, and even establish them as being valid for the game of chess. I think the statement above should be taken as an axiom. Thus, strategy must be the leading chess topic, and...
Every chessplayer, from beginner to world champion, loves to win a game with a brilliant attacking display. However many, if not most, attacks that end in victory do so due to inaccurate defence. This may be due to simple tactical miscalculation or perhaps a more fundamental misunderstanding of the important principles of defence. Furthermore, many...
In this first of two volumes on the world champions' art of combination, the authors (both recognized experts in the field of chess literature) offer the reader the opportunity of trying to find plenty of these best combinations themselves – and thus to assess and improve their own tactical skills.
These and other mistakes I will try to explain in the book. Of course it should be noted that professional players also make these kinds of mistakes. I certainly do, all the time, so there is plenty of overlap and understanding of where these mistakes come from.
Think Like a Super-GM is a unique collaboration combining the chess insights of an elite grandmaster with a scientific investigation into thinking at the chess board. This book offers a unique opportunity for readers to not only solve the puzzles, but also compare their thinking to that of club players, strong amateurs, IMs, GMs and Michael Adams himself.
This book takes the reader on a journey from early 19th century developments in the game up to the present-day. It takes in the revolutionary Wilhelm Steinitz’s early summation and establishment of a firm positional basis for chess and the considerable contributions made by all of the subsequent world champions and certain other great players, including...
Encyclopedia of chess miniatures. A la limite de l’ouverture et du milieu de jeu se trouve la miniature…
Who would be silly enough to resign a tournament game they were not losing? As Oops! I Resigned Again! shows, almost anyone – including some of the world’s best players!
Marching your king across the board – at times right through or into enemy lines – may be both exhilarating and terrifying. Nothing may be quite as satisfying as a majestic kingwalk across the board which brings you glorious victory. And nothing as tragicomic as a needless journey ending in epic failure.
Strategies for Success at America’s Most Prestigious Open Chess Tournament.
Anthology of Chess Problems 2345. Mate in 2, mate in 3, mate in 4, mate in 5.The most comprehensive anthology of Meredith (maximum 12 pieces) problems to date with detailed solutions.
Attacking your opponent’s king is not just a shortcut to victory, it’s also one of the most enjoyable and gratifying experiences in chess. If you want to win more games you should become a better attacker. Studying typical attacking motifs and ideas easily brings dividends while you are having a good time. Michael Prusikin presents the prerequisites and...
Mastering Chess Logic by Joshua Sheng and Guannan Song. What exactly makes the greatest players of all time, such as Magnus Carlsen, Bobby Fischer, and Garry Kasparov stand out from the rest? The basic aspects of chess (calculation, study of opening theory, and technical endgame ability) are of course of great importance. However, the more mysterious part...
Livre en anglais du Grand Maitre britannique Matthew Sadler sur l'optimisation de l'usage des logiciels d'échecs pour améliorer son jeu : stratégie, milieu de jeu, ouvertures, de multiples conseils vous seront donnés pour vous améliorer.
Dorsa - Your Jungle Guide to Unbalancing Your Opponents. Livre en anglais sur la stratégie au jeu d'échecs. “The wonderful journey of selecting, analyzing and commentating on games has been very beneficial to both of us. In this book, we look deeply into some factors that are not spoken about as much as they should, for example, the importance of...
Maizelis - The Soviet Chess Primer - Maizelis (hardcover). Livre en anglais. Ilya Maizelis’s masterpiece is the definitive introduction to the game of chess. It has inspired generations of Russians to take up the game, including arguably the two greatest players of all time, the 12th and 13th World Champions.
Jones - Coffeehouse Repertoire 1.e4 Volume 2 (hard cover). Livre en anglais sur la stratégie et les ouvertures au jeu d'échecs. GM Gawain Jones and GM Jacob Aagaard on Thinking Aloud in Killer Chess Training.
Jones - Coffeehouse Repertoire 1.e4 Volume 2. Livre en anglais sur la stratégie et les ouvertures au jeu d'échecs. GM Gawain Jones and GM Jacob Aagaard on Thinking Aloud in Killer Chess Training.
Giannatos - Everyone's first chess workbook. Livre en anglais sur les tactiques fondamentales au jeu d'échecs. Working on chess tactics and checkmates will help you win more games. It develops your pattern recognition and your ‘board vision’ – your ability to capitalize on opportunities. This Workbook features a complete set of fundamental tactics,...
Treppner - Testbook of Attacking the King. Livre en anglais sur le roi au jeu d'échecs. The author presents a collection of 120 instructive positions, each of which with mostly three proposed solutions, followed by the detailed discussion of both the correct and the incorrect solutions in the second part. The selected examples stem from tournament...
Nestorovic - Secrets Of Positional Sacrifice. Livre en anglais sur le sacrifice au jeu d'échecs. THE POSITIONAL PAWN SACRIFICETHE POSITIONAL EXCHANGE SACRIFICETHE POSITIONAL PIECE SACRIFICETHE POSITIONAL QUEEN SACRIFICEEVERGREEN
Shumilin - Chess Tactics Training. Livre en anglais sur l'entrainement aux échecs.
Markos & Navara - The Secret Ingredient to winning at chess (harcover). Livre en anglais sur la stratégie au jeu d'échecs. The Secret Ingredient is a grandmaster guide to maximizing your chess results, focusing on key elements of practical play which have received little to no attention in previous chess literature.
Kuljasevic - How to study chess on your own. Livre en anglais sur la création d'un plan au jeu d'échecs. Study chess without wasting your time and energy.Every chess player wants to improve, but many, if not most, lack the tools or the discipline to study in an effective way. With so much material on offer, the eternal question is: ‘How can I study chess...
McDonald - Attack!: the subtle art of winning brilliantly. Livre en anglais sur l'art de l'attaque au jeu d'échecs. “To be passive... is fatal to the beginner or medium player – such players must be aggressive. He must attack, because only in that way can he develop his imagination, which is a very important thing.”
Basman & Welling - U Cannot be Serious - Avant-Garde Strategy in Chess. Livre en anglais sur la stratégie au jeu d'échecs. This book is written with the intention to introduce the reader to the creative chess ideas of Michael Basman.
Smith - Street Smart ChessStreet (hard cover). Livre en anglais sur la stratégie au jeu d'échecs. Street Smart Chess is an expert guide to scoring more points at the chessboard. When does it pay off to play hard for a win? Or safe for a draw? And how do you adapt your playing style accordingly?
Encyclopedia of chess combinations - 6ème édition (hard cover). Dear readers, the book you are holding in your hands has an extraordinary history and development over the last 40 years. The 1st edition of the “Encyclopaedia of Middlegames: Combinations” was published in 1980, and ever since it has been a favourite training tool for aspiring chess...
Geller - 1500 Forced Mates. Livre en anglais sur la tactique dans les finales au jeu d'échecs. Jakov's new book focuses on a key element of tactics: forced mate. It contains 1500 positions rife with tactical resources; 1380 of them are presented as puzzles.
Les Échecs et l'Art de la Guerre est un livre d'initiation approfondie au jeu d'échecs à travers les préceptes séculaires de l'oeuvre de Sun Tzu, L'Art de la Guerre. Un livre accessible pour joueurs débutants à débutants avancés.
Marko Tratar & Tadej Sakelsek - Defensive Tools. Livre en anglais sur le jeu d'échecs. Ouvrage pour joueurs de tous niveaux désirant décomposer la notion de défende au jeu d'échecs. Convient également aux coachs !
Hansen - Marvelous Modern Miniatures. Livre en anglais sur les parties en moins de 20 coups au jeu d'échecs. Enter the world of chess miniatures where games are decided in 20 moves or less! Marvelous Modern Miniatures features the largest collection of miniatures chess games played in the last half-century. Over 500 pages of cut and thrust!
Jones - Survival Guide for Chess Parents. Livre en anglais sur le jeu d'échecs et les enfants. Do you have a child who is interested in chess, but you're not sure how to help?
Lakdawala Cyrus - Tactical Training est un livre en anglais sur la tactique au jeu d'échecs. Le livre comprend : cas de mats, 32 concepts combinatoires, de nombreuses positions à étudier de divers difficulté. Le chapitre final se centre sur les parties en ligne de 2020 de Magnus Carlsen et Hikaru Nakamura.
Kotronias - How to Play Equal Positions. Livre en anglais sur le jeu positionnel aux échecs. The purpose of this book is to shed some light on the underlying principles that govern "boring" chess positions, bordering on equality.
Prohaszka - Your Jungle Guide to Chess Tactics – Sharpen your Tactical Skills! Livre en anglais sur la tactique au jeu d'échecs.
Zlotnik - Zlotnik's Middlegame Manual. Typical structures and strategic manoeuvres. Livre en anglais du sur le milieu de partie. If you want to improve your middlegame play, you will have to develop a FEEL for positions.
Encyclopaedia of Chess Opening B1. Encyclopédie d'ouvertures d'échecs en anglais. Half a century ago the first edition of the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings was released, as a truly unique, ground-breaking tome.
Rozentalis - To Exchange or Not ? The Ultimate Workbook. Livre en anglais sur la stratégie au jeu d'échecs. Following on from his first successful book for Thinkers Publishing, The Correct Exchange in the Endgame 2018, Eduardas Rozentalis turns his attention towards the best tool for chess improvement: test your current knowledge!
Moranda - Universal Chess Training. Livre en anglais sur l'entrainement au jeu d'échecs. Are you struggling with your chess development? While dedicating hours and hours on improving your craft, your rating simply does not want to move upwards?
Johnson - Attacking 101 vol 5. Livre en anglais sur la stratégie au jeu d'échecs. The goal of the books in this series (Attacking 101) is to provide detailed analysis of my own attack games played against lower rated players.