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Improve Your Chess Tactics: 700 Practical Lessons & Exercises

Improve Your Chess Tactics: 700 Practical Lessons & Exercises

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by Yakov Neishstadt
     
 

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The best advice for chess players who want to improve quickly is: get better at tactics! Simply because the vast majority of amateur games is decided through tactics you will immediately start beating more opponents when you improve your tactical skills. Experienced Russian Grandmaster Jakov Neishtadt has selected those examples from the games of masters that

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The best advice for chess players who want to improve quickly is: get better at tactics! Simply because the vast majority of amateur games is decided through tactics you will immediately start beating more opponents when you improve your tactical skills. Experienced Russian Grandmaster Jakov Neishtadt has selected those examples from the games of masters that have the biggest instructional value for club players. In the first part of the book Neishstadt teaches a systematic course on the most important tactical themes. The second part consist of an exam with hundreds of tests from real-life chess, in random order so as not to give unwelcome hints on how to solve them. The solutions are not just lists of moves, but include instructive prose.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
After you have worked your way through this book and studied seriously, you will be a crack tactician.
Rochade Europa Magazine
A high-level tactics manual for quite a friendly price.
The Scotsman - Paul Motwani
Superb.
Alexander Nikitin
A great book!
Schakers.info - Richard Vedder
Excellent training material for those who want to improve their tactical abilities. My personal favorites are the 'Miracle Saves'.
Marshtower Chess Reviews
It's a great collection, featuring positions from every phase of the game and set out very nicely by New in Chess.
SoloSchacchi
I challenge everybody to show me that after careful study of this fantastic book he has not become at least a Candidate Master.
Daniel King
The last section is a giant examination of 356 positions where themes are mixed - so it's a truer test of your skill. Solutions are carefully explained and the layout is clean, generous and attractive.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789056913342
Publisher:
New In Chess,Csi
Publication date:
05/16/2011
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
601,836
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

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Alexander Nikitin
Alexander Nikitin, Garry Kasparov's coach: "A great book!"
E. Carl
E. Carl, Europa Rochade Magazine: "A high-level tactics manual for quite a friendly price."
Daniel King
Daniel King, the Guardian: "The last section is a giant examination of 356 positions where themes are mixed - so it's a truer test of your skill. Solutions are carefully explained and the layout is clean, generous and attractive."

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