Analyse Your Chess

Analyse Your Chess

by Colin Crouch

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Leading chess author Colin Crouch believes that the key to sustained chess improvement lies in the critical analysis and assessment of your own games. Each and every game you play provides a significant learning opportunity, and this opportunity should never be squandered.In this sequel to his highly acclaimed Why We Lose at Chess, Crouch examines what we should do to maximize our chess results and ratings, how to turn losses into draws, and draws into wins. Here he focuses on major issues such as improving decision making, how to plan after the opening, how to maintain objectivity, improving endgame skills, the psychological aspects of the game, and much more. Read this book, analyse your chess, and get ready to improve your results!An essential guide to chess improvementValuable advice on planning, strategy and tacticsCovers opening, middlegame and endgame play

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781857446708
Publisher: Everyman Chess
Publication date: 05/17/2011
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Dr. Colin Crouch is an International Master, a tremendously experienced tournament player and a highly regarded chess writer. His books have received great acclaim for their thoroughness and originality.

Table of Contents

Preface 5

Introduction 7

1 Spring 2009 18

2 A Trip to the Chess Valley 38

3 Not Quite a Barbecue Summer 63

4 The New League Season 72

5 Dark Winter Days 89

6 To Play Another Tournament? 147

7 Conclusions 208

Index of Opponents 234

Index of Openings 235

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