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The Quality Chess Puzzle Book

Overview

Nothing is more important in chess than tactical skill – it is the foundation of all playing strength. In any game, no matter how profound the strategy, there will always be a moment when tactics are needed. Thus a tough tactical workout is essential for players of every level who wish to improve.The Quality Chess team has spent years gathering 735 puzzles that are perfect for this task, with almost all of them coming from games played after 2000.
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Overview

Nothing is more important in chess than tactical skill – it is the foundation of all playing strength. In any game, no matter how profound the strategy, there will always be a moment when tactics are needed. Thus a tough tactical workout is essential for players of every level who wish to improve.The Quality Chess team has spent years gathering 735 puzzles that are perfect for this task, with almost all of them coming from games played after 2000.
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"A truly fabulous collection of positions that will test every player, from average club player up to 2700... no player can fail to benefit from serious work on the book"Steve Giddins, British Chess Magazine "Well-explained solutions... wonderful game-fragments."GM Lubomir Kavalek, Huffington Post
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781906552121
  • Publisher: Quality Chess
  • Publication date: 7/1/2010
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 354
  • Sales rank: 997,305
  • Product dimensions: 9.40 (w) x 6.60 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

John Shaw is a grandmaster and three-time Scottish Chess Champion.
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