Secrets of Opening Surprises: Volume 5

Overview

No time to study chess opening theory? Secrets of Opening Surprises (SOS) consists of highly playable, unusual opening ideas. Because an SOS is such an early deviation from the regular lines in mainstream openings (usually before move six), the probability of you being able to bring the variation actually on the board is very high. If you are tired of main lines, if you are looking for simple but effective weapons to perplex your opponent, then you will feel very much at home in...

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Overview

No time to study chess opening theory? Secrets of Opening Surprises (SOS) consists of highly playable, unusual opening ideas. Because an SOS is such an early deviation from the regular lines in mainstream openings (usually before move six), the probability of you being able to bring the variation actually on the board is very high. If you are tired of main lines, if you are looking for simple but effective weapons to perplex your opponent, then you will feel very much at home in the world of SOS.

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Editorial Reviews

Chess Today
No matter what opening you play, you will find something exciting here.
Heinz Brunthaler
SOS is a sparkling star in the grey sky of theory.
Rochade Europa
Jens Madsen
Most players, from intermediate level and up, should be able to find at least a couple of fun ideas in SOS to incorporate in their armory.
Chessville
Lubosh Kavalek
Unusual and almost supernatural opening ideas.
The Washington Post
Nigel Short
A refreshing change from the usual dreary technical works.
The Daily Telegraph
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789056911706
  • Publisher: New in Chess
  • Publication date: 8/28/2006
  • Series: SOS: Secrets of Opening Surprises Series
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 1,360,722
  • Product dimensions: 8.04 (w) x 5.82 (h) x 0.44 (d)

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