Play the Queen's Indian [NOOK Book]

Overview

The Queen's Indian is a dynamic and flexible way to meet 1 d4. Using Nimzowitsch's principles, Black adopts the hypermodern plan of controlling the centre with pieces rather than the traditional idea of pawn occupation, and this approach often leads to complex and intricate positions rich in ideas both sides. Such is the high regard for the Queen's Indian that virtually all the world's top players have utilized it at one time or another.

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Play the Queen's Indian

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Overview

The Queen's Indian is a dynamic and flexible way to meet 1 d4. Using Nimzowitsch's principles, Black adopts the hypermodern plan of controlling the centre with pieces rather than the traditional idea of pawn occupation, and this approach often leads to complex and intricate positions rich in ideas both sides. Such is the high regard for the Queen's Indian that virtually all the world's top players have utilized it at one time or another.

In this book Andrew Greet presents a complete repertoire for Black in the Queen's Indian. He reveals his secrets from years of experience in the opening, offers answers for Black against all of White's tries for an advantage, and highlights the principal tactical and positional plans for both White and Black. This book tells you everything you need to know to play the Queen's Indian with confidence in your own games.

Coverage of a popular opening
Written by a well-known Queen's Indian expert
Contains deep explanations and original analysis.
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Editorial Reviews

ChessCafe.com - Carsten Hansen
Overall, I find this book an excellent read and can only highly recommend it to everybody already playing this opening as Black and those who are thinking about taking it up. It is well-written, entertaining and instructive. ***** out of 5
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781857448986
  • Publisher: Everyman Chess
  • Publication date: 4/1/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: First
  • Pages: 256
  • File size: 11 MB
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Meet the Author

Andrew Greet is a young International Master, a former British Junior Champion, and is one of the UK’s most rapidly improving players. In 2005 he scored a perfect 11/11 in the British National League, the first time any player had achieved this remarkable feat. He is also an experienced coach and writes regular articles for CHESS.
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