10 Most Common Chess Mistakes

10 Most Common Chess Mistakes

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by Larry Evans
     
 

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A fascinating collection of 221 typical errors committed by the world's greatest players challenges you to test your skills by choosing between two moves: the right one, or the one actually played. You will be amazed at how even world champions make errors in critical situations and violate the basic principles of chess. From neglecting development and king safety,…  See more details below

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A fascinating collection of 221 typical errors committed by the world's greatest players challenges you to test your skills by choosing between two moves: the right one, or the one actually played. You will be amazed at how even world champions make errors in critical situations and violate the basic principles of chess. From neglecting development and king safety, misjudging threats, and premature attacks to impulsiveness, snatching pawns, and basic inattention, you get a complete course in exactly what not to do.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013567573
Publisher:
Cardoza Publishing
Publication date:
11/09/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
File size:
10 MB

Meet the Author

Grandmaster Larry Evans is a 5-time USA champion, author of 25 books, and the “dean” of American chess. His national syndicated column, Evans on Chess, has appeared continuously since 1971. He coached Bobby Fischer during his world championship run and is generally considered to be the most authoritative, astute and witty observer of the international chess scene.

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10 Most Common Chess Mistakes 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Igorotlightning More than 1 year ago
This book simply helps you become a better player. Tt provides you scenarious and ways to analyze,create tactics and calculate the best move. The diagrams are based from actual tournament games. A great book!