Defend to the End! One of the most important skills a chessplayer needs is the ability to defend a position that is under siege. In this third volume in the highly acclaimed, best-selling ChessCafe Puzzle Book series, International Grandmaster Karsten Muller along with International Master Merij van Delft examine and expound upon the vital defensive concepts and techniques used to repulse enemy attacks. Major topics include (1) Principles and methods of defending; (2) Defending against a direct attack on the king; (3) Countering the initiative; (4) Saving the draw; (5) Passive versus active defense; and (6) Use and development of counterplay. Many of the world s greatest players Steinitz, Lasker, Petrosian were famous for their legendary defensive skills. Now International Grandmaster Karsten Muller along with International Master Merijn van Delft will show you how you can Test and Improve Your Defensive Skill.The following REI titles are currently available as eBooks from most eBook retailers. ... Francuski Back to Basics: Openings by Carsten Hansen Back to Basics: Tactics by Dan Heisman ChessCafe Puzzle ... Chess Mazes 2 by Bruce Alberston Common Sense in Chess by Emanuel Lasker Dvoretskya#39;s Endgame Manual byanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Chesscafe Puzzle|
|Publisher||:||SCB Distributors - 2013-11-05|