Test Your Endgame Thinking

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How should a chessplayer think in an endgame?How is the game affected once there are just a few pieces left on the board?Grandmaster Glenn Flear provides the answers in a book that will guide the reader along the path to enlightenment. Using a series of examples and exercises, Flear steers the reader through the numerous different endgames that arise frequently in practical play. Included here are subjects such as checkmating patterns, space advantages and promotion ideas. The exercises are of varying difficulty ...
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Overview

How should a chessplayer think in an endgame?How is the game affected once there are just a few pieces left on the board?Grandmaster Glenn Flear provides the answers in a book that will guide the reader along the path to enlightenment. Using a series of examples and exercises, Flear steers the reader through the numerous different endgames that arise frequently in practical play. Included here are subjects such as checkmating patterns, space advantages and promotion ideas. The exercises are of varying difficulty and will appeal to all standards. (6 1/4 x 9 1/4, 160 pages, diagrams)
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  • ISBN-13: 9781857443059
  • Publisher: Everyman Chess
  • Publication date: 10/1/2002
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 6.48 (w) x 9.32 (h) x 0.34 (d)

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English Grandmaster Glenn Flear is an experienced trainer and has coached some of Britain's leading junior players. He also has many chess books to his name
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Table of Contents

Bibliography 6
Introduction 7
1 Strategic Thinking 9
2 Planning and Detailed Analysis 20
3 Basic Endgames 26
4 Intermediate Level 48
5 Advanced Level 70
6 Hints for Chapters Five and Six 92
7 Solutions to Chapter One 96
8 Solutions to Chapter Two 109
9 Solutions to Chapter Three 117
10 Solutions to Chapter Four 127
11 Solutions to Chapter Five 141
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