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Simple Winning Chess
     

Simple Winning Chess

by Chris Baker
 

The first step towards self-improvement is self-assessment, and so Baker starts off with advice on assessing your own strengths and weaknesses. He then discusses how to form and improve your opening repertoire, and how to prepare for competitive play. Next comes advice on how to think at the board, how to cope with time-pressure, and chessboard psychology. A

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The first step towards self-improvement is self-assessment, and so Baker starts off with advice on assessing your own strengths and weaknesses. He then discusses how to form and improve your opening repertoire, and how to prepare for competitive play. Next comes advice on how to think at the board, how to cope with time-pressure, and chessboard psychology. A welcome feature is a summary of the most important rules of chess that competitive players must know. Baker also discusses how to learn from your games and how to study chess using books and computers, or with the help of a trainer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857442250
Publisher:
Everyman Chess
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Series:
Everyman Chess Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
12.46(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.47(d)

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Meet the Author

Chris Baker is an experienced player, who recently achieved his International Master title after many years of hard work. He is the trainer of the Welsh junior team and a fully-qualified arbiter. His first book, A Startling Chess Opening Repertoire, has proved extremely popular.

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