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Positional Sacrifices by Neil McDonald

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Author: Neil McDonald  |  Isbn: 9781857441109  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 1995  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Most competitive players are very familiar with the idea of a sacrificial checkmating attack, but the positional sacrifice has been strangely neglected. By means of a subtle positional sacrifice, a player can sometimes fundamentally alter the course of a game in his or her favor....

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Improve Your Attacking Chess

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Author: Simon Williams  |  Isbn: 9781904600091  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Checkmating the enemy king is the ultimate goal in chess. In this book Simon Williams helps readers to practice and improve their skills in this vital area of practical chess. A mating attack typically involves a build-up of forces, followed by an opening of lines, often...

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Video Games (Ferguson Career Launcher)

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Author: Lisa McCoy  |  Isbn: 9780816079605  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 145  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Video games are one of today's most popular forms of entertainment. According to the Entertainment Software Association, the U.S. computer and video game industry had software sales of $9.5 billion in 2007--an increase of more than 300 percent since 1996. Two major trends are the...

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Excelling at Chess Calculation

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Author: Jacob Aagaard  |  Isbn: 9781857443608  |  File size: 23MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games There are many differing opinions among the top players in the world of chess, but there is one thing upon which World Champions, Grandmasters, and other experts all agree: the art of chess calculation is the absolute key to the success of a player. Master this discipline and...

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Starting Out: 1 e4!: A Reliable Repertoire for the Improving Player

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Author: Neil McDonald  |  Isbn: 9781857444162  |  File size: 16MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games In Starting Out with 1 e4! Grandmaster Neil McDonald provides the reader with a strong and trustworthy repertoire with the white pieces based on the opening move 1 e4. The recommended lines given here have stood the test of time and are regularly employed Download book...

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The Ethics of Computer Games

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Author: Miguel Sicart  |  Isbn: 9780262012652  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Despite the emergence of computer games as a dominant cultural industry (and the accompanying emergence of computer games as the subject of scholarly research), we know little or nothing about the ethics of computer games. Considerations of the morality of computer games seldom go...

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The Power Chess Program

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Author: Nigel Davies  |  Isbn: 9780713484205  |  File size: 33MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Volume Two guides the student through more complex elements of chess strategy, furthering his/her understanding of combining fast and accurate calculation with good positional understanding. In a series of 12 lessons, key points are reinforced with thematic tests. Download book...

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More Chessercizes: Checkmate: 300 Winning Strategies for Players of All Levels

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Author: Bruce Pandolfini  |  Isbn: 9780671701857  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 1991  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games This book offers chess players the ultimate challenge - to find the move or sequence of moves that will finish off the imaginary opponent in a checkmate situation, allowing readers to practice traps and winning opening moves without using a chess board. Download book...

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Game Theory (MIT Press)

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Author: Drew Fudenberg  |  Isbn: 9780262061414  |  File size: 26MB  |  Year: 1991  |  Pages: 603  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games This advanced text introduces the principles of noncooperative game theory -- including strategic form games, Nash equilibria, subgame perfection, repeated games, and games of incomplete information -- in a direct and uncomplicated style that will acquaint students with the...

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Die Russische Verteidigung. Erfolgreiche Eröffnungstheorie für die Praxis.

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Author: Artur Jussupow  |  Isbn: 9783283002732  |  File size: 8MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 434  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Die Russische Verteidigung. Erfolgreiche Eröffnungstheorie für die Praxis. Download book...

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50 Ways to Win at Chess by Steve Giddins

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Author: Steve Giddins  |  Isbn: 9781904600855  |  File size: 47MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 173  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games In a sequel to the hugely successful 50 Essential Chess Lessons, Steve Giddins now presents 50 games that each illustrate an important winning method. This engaging and highly readable book is a painless way to build your personal arsenal of techniques and ideas. The games are...

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How to Beat 1 D4: A Sound & Ambitious Repertoire Based on the Queen's Gambit Accepted

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Author: James Rizzitano  |  Isbn: 9781904600336  |  File size: 4.3MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Rizzitano, author of Understanding Your Chess, presents a full repertoire for Black against 1 d4, based on the Queen's Gambit Accepted (QGA). The QGA is an extremely popular opening amongst players of all levels, as it gives Black free development and counterpunching...

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Manual of Chess Combinations, Vol. 1b

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Author: Sergey Ivashchenko  |  Isbn: 9785946930444  |  File size: 9.8MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 112  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games The book is a new edition of a bestseller by an experienced coach Sergey Ivashchenko. Over 250,000 copies of his books were sold in the Soviet Union in the late 1980's. This book is intended for beginners, both children and adults. The themes are: Win a piece, Draw, etc....

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The Petroff Defence

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Author: Artur Yusupov  |  Isbn: 9783283004002  |  File size: 9MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 434  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Artur Yusupov, born in Moscow, is currently the top–ranking player in German chess. Here, he presents the most complete analysis of the Petroff Defense ever published, combining an encyclopedic coverage of variations with 244 training exercises and several deeply annotated games....

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Beating the French

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Author: Gary Lane  |  Isbn: 9780713473902  |  File size: 11MB  |  Year: 1997  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games The French Defence is a perennial favourite with players of all temperaments. Gary Lane has had a great deal of experience of meeting the French in both national and international competitions, and in this book he examines his play and recommends a clear repertoire for beating the...

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The Dynamic English: The aggressive player's guide to a traditional chess opening

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Author: Tony Kosten  |  Isbn: 9781901983142  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Grandmaster Tony Kosten concentrates on aggressive treatments of the English - an approach that has brought him great success in tournament play. His book provides everything you need to start attacking with the English Opening, supplying players of the white pieces with a set of...

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"Portrait des Schachmeisters in Texten und Partien"

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Author: Rudolf Spielmann  |  Isbn: 3929291045  |  File size: 31MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 292  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Rudolf Spielmann, "Portrait des Schachmeisters in Texten und Partien" Download book...

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Za Stalina!: Intelligence Handbook on Soviet Armoured & Cavalry Forces

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Author: Phil Yates  |  Isbn: 9780958253659  |  File size: 49.48MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 68  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Supplement for use with Flames of War, the World War II miniatures game. Formed amidst the turmoil of the Great Patriotic War, forged in the red heat of battle, and tempered by the fierce Russian winter, 3-y Mcchanizirovanniy Korpus, the 3"' Mechanised Corps, fought against the...

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Pawn Endings by Alexander Cvetkov

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Author: Alexander Cvetkov  |  Isbn: 9780931462474  |  File size: 28MB  |  Year: 1985  |  Pages: 69  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games TWO (2) FREE chess books included! * Out of Print Extremely RARE 1985 1ST Edition PAPERBACK from Chess Enterprises, Moon Township, PA USA * Collectable VERY GOOD * Not a remainder or ex-library. * The purchase of this item also qualifies you to receive TWO (2) FREE 'Thank you'...

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Defensa siciliana: variante Sveshnikov

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Author: A. Adorjan T. Horvath  |  Isbn: 9788427012660  |  File size: 4MB  |  Year: 1988  |  Pages:  |  Language: Spanish  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Defensa siciliana: variante Sveshnikov Download book...

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The Sicilian Sozin

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Author: Mikhail Golubev  |  Isbn: 9781901983388  |  File size: 14MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games The Sozin Attack is White's most overtly aggressive counter to the Sicilian. White puts his bishop on c4 and often follows up with direct play against the black king. Unless Black defends with the utmost precision, the bishop's influence often fuels a deadly attack leading to a...

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Chess Problem Gems by Eight Eminent American Composers

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Author: Kenneth S. Howard  |  Isbn: 9780486221663  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 1972  |  Pages: 107  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games This is a collection of profound and ingenious chess problems composed by eight of the most outstanding American composers — 160 masterpieces in all, with commentary and solutions in full detail. Any chess enthusiast working through this treasury will discover one subtle and...

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Play the Najdorf: Scheveningen Style

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Author: John Emms  |  Isbn: 9781857443233  |  File size: 17MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games In this book Grandmaster and opening expert John Emms produces a comprehensive but workable black repertoire against all of White's possible options in the Najdorf.The Najdorf is one of the most sharp, dynamic, and popular openings that Black can pla Download book...

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My Fifty Years of Chess

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Author: Frank J. Marshall  |  Isbn: 9781843820536  |  File size: MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 252  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Frank Marshall?s watchwords were brilliancy and attack! For decades he was the leading USA grandmaster and he succeeded in scalping most of the world?s elite during that time. Noted as a successful tournament rather than match player, Marshall?s hit and run tactics will repay...

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Your Chess Questions Answered

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Author: Susan Lalic  |  Isbn: 9780713484069  |  File size: 17MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games This text is aimed at the player who knows the moves but wants to know more. It has been written by an experienced chess teacher who understands the needs of unexperienced players Download book...

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How to Defeat the Smith-Morra Gambit: 6.a6

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Author: Timothy Taylor  |  Isbn: 9780945470335  |  File size: 15MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 112  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Out of Print First Edition 1993 Collectible - Like New, would be MINT except for shelf wear and the occasional inconsiderate mishandling. Paperback Pages clean, binding tight. Not a remainder or ex-library. * Purchase two or more listings here on Amazon, and I will upgrade your...

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Attacking Chess: The King's Indian (Volume 2)

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Author: David Vigorito  |  Isbn: 9781857446647  |  File size: 8MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 368  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games The King's Indian remains a hugely popular opening – unsurprising given the attacking opportunities it offers. In many of the ultra-sharp main lines, White wins the queenside battle but this often turns out to be a Pyrrhic victory as Black wins the war by checkmating on the...

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Trading Card Games For Dummies by Jeremy Smith

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Author: John Kaufeld  |  Isbn: 9780471754169  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 350  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Check out Magic: The Gathering, Heroclix, and more Explore popular games like Legend of the Five Rings, build decks, and trade online Whether you're already hooked on trading card games, want to understand what your kids are into, or are just curious to see what all the fuss is...

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Grandmaster Repertoire 1: 1.D4

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Author: Boris Avrukh  |  Isbn: 9781906552053  |  File size: 16MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 456  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Top chess grandmaster Boris Avrukh charts a course towards an advantage with 1.d4. Avrukh is used to facing the best players in the world. In this book he presents an improved version of the repertoire that elevated him to the top 50, focusing on main lines with a kingside...

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Sie sind am Zug - 300 Schachkombinationen

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Author: Rudolf Teschner  |  Isbn: 9783442105229  |  File size: 16MB  |  Year: 1979  |  Pages:  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Games Sie sind am Zug - 300 Schachkombinationen Download book...

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