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The material on this blog could easily fill several books, so orienting yourself can be frightening.

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CHESS BOOKS

Book reviews, books compilations and more.

 

 

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WHAT WAS I THINKING?

Inspired by Jon Speelman's Agony Column, in the What Was I Thinking category we urge the readers to send us their worst games and most heartbreaking losses, so we can all lau.. I mean learn from them.

Send us your games and we will analyze them and publish the analysis.

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Latest Posts

  • Play like Kasparov – Part four
    The variations are taken from Kasparov's book - Garry Kasparov on Garry Kasparov, Part One, 1973-1985. Position 1 Position 2 Position 3...
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  • Kasparov – Karpov World Championship Match 1985
    After the abrupt finish of the previous World Championship Match in February, 1985, a new match between Kasparov and Karpov was to begin in September 1985. The initial score was set to 0-0 and the number of games was limited to 24. Just like during the Botvinnik era, the champion...
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  • Chess Tactics 91
    Chess tactics 91 The example is taken from book written by Martin Weteschnik- Chess Tactics from Scratch: Understanding Chess Tactics 2nd ed Click here for complete list of chess tactics...
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  • Chess Tactics 90
    Chess tactics 90 The example is taken from book written by Yakov Neishtadt Improve Your Chess Tactics: 700 Practical Lessons & Exercises Click here for complete list of chess tactics...
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  • Chess Tactics 89
    Chess tactics 89   Click here for complete list of chess tactics...
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