The Rules of Chess [NOOK Book]

Overview

Chess is one of the most challenging - and enjoyable - games that has ever been played. It has a history that goes back over a thousand years, and there is some evidence that perhaps it is even older than that. The Rules of Chess is a free book, in electronic format, that will teach young and old how to play the "Royal Game." Written by one of the great instructors of the modern era, Bruce Pandolfini, it is in fact a small excerpt from his extremely popular book Let's Play Chess (2nd edition). After the material ...
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The Rules of Chess

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Overview

Chess is one of the most challenging - and enjoyable - games that has ever been played. It has a history that goes back over a thousand years, and there is some evidence that perhaps it is even older than that. The Rules of Chess is a free book, in electronic format, that will teach young and old how to play the "Royal Game." Written by one of the great instructors of the modern era, Bruce Pandolfini, it is in fact a small excerpt from his extremely popular book Let's Play Chess (2nd edition). After the material is presented, there is a section listing and describing the chess books published by Russell Enterprises, Inc. which are also available in electronic format. In the meantime, we hope you enjoy The Rules of Chess by Bruce Pandolfini...
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781888690859
  • Publisher: SCB Distributors
  • Publication date: 8/4/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 36,202
  • File size: 3 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 11, 2012

    Good for Beginners

    This book is good for beginners as it explains each piece however it did leave out the en passe Anybody who has played more than ten games of chess has no need to read this book

    7 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 5, 2012

    Great Rules book.

    Easy to read and good diagrams.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 16, 2012

    I love chess!!

    Really great for ones who want to learn chess. Tell's what the pieces names and what they do. Real good for both experts and beginners.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 22, 2012

    Hjkk

    Hi

    2 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2011

    A good regerence guide

    Good diagrams and easy to understand, if you haven't played Chess in awhile it is very helpful. (Color pictures would have been nice)

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 9, 2013

    Ilove it

    Chess is coooooooooool

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 24, 2013

    Panda098

    EPIC IN4TH GRADE MY TEACHER TOLD ME EVERYTHING ABOUT CHESS

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 10, 2012

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 8, 2012

    It's the best book Iever bought in my nook!

    Book Jr.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 15, 2012

    TYPE CODE!!!!!!!!

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 15, 2011

    Highley recomended

    This is great if you really aren't familier with chess.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 7, 2014

    Well is it

    Jwr

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 9, 2013

    Good reference to learn chess

    Now I will be able to play a better game with my kids because it made chess easier to understand.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 7, 2012

    BORING!!!!

    THIS IS RETARDED CRAP HERE,YOU KNOW THAT.I GUESS NOT STUPID WRITER! X( ';(

    0 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 18, 2012

    Very good for strategy

    I use this all the time for games against my friends, especially my friend levi who's the chess master.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 10, 2012

    Ghj

    Gteat

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 7, 2012

    I can beat anyone

    I know a four move checkmate

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 23, 2012

    Asome

    Good

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 17, 2012

    Good book the best

    David tye: the best chess ever!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 26, 2012

    For Beginners

    Great book for beginners of chess. This book is easy to understand and has diagrams as well.

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