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Winning Chess Endgames: Just The Facts

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Depending on whether or not you command the necessary endgame knowledge, you can spoil hours of planning, or you can enjoy the victory you’ve spent the whole game earning. Randy rated it liked it Mar 01, See all 10 reviews. Please try again later.

Buy the selected items together This item: Capablanca’s Best Chess Endings: You can even pull yourself out of the steely jaws of a “certain” defeat! Amazon Renewed Jjst products with a warranty.

My skill and knowledge increased, but not as much as when I studied this book!! There is one thing which does shine through these books: Get to Know Us.


Just the Facts: Winning Endgame Knowledge in One Volume by Lev Alburt

A final drawback is that is not so much fun to read like Silman, Nunn or other chess writers who really write a story as well. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

You can even pull yourself out apburt the steely jaws or a “certain” defeat The best news is that you don’t need to memorize thousands of positions, but only a juxt carefully selected ones.

On the other hand, it does contain the necessary material for the student to play the endgame at a reasonably high level of understanding. Paperbackpages.

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What made it so easy for me to become eager to read this book was that I saw one phrase in the description on the back of the book: Bret added it Sep 24, Chess Mastery Through Chess Imbalances. But for most chess players, victory is the real finish line.

Nothing more clearly separates chess master from juust wannabe than winning endgame play. Allan Fisher rated it really liked it Nov 08, Accurate opening play can be satisfying, and combinations in the middlegame are exciting.


Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Going over this book again and again albburt at all mean that it’s difficult.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess. And the endgame is the last lap of the race. Mahmoud Ahmed marked it as to-read Apr 10, The layout is must and color is used to good effect to highlight important points.

You should keep a notebook on the endgame patterns and their page numbers while studying this book.

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