Discovering Chess Openings

In Discovering Chess Openings John Emms argues that studying openings doesn't have to be hard work at all -- indeed, it can be great fun!

Discovering Chess Openings

Discovering Chess Openings

In Discovering Chess Openings John Emms argues that studying openings doesn't have to be hard work at all -- indeed, it can be great fun! The key to successful opening play is the understanding of the basic principles, and here the reader is guided through the most crucial themes: swift development, central control, and king safety.

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Discovering Chess Openings
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: John Emms
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

In Discovering Chess Openings John Emms argues that studying openings doesn't have to be hard work at all -- indeed, it can be great fun! The key to successful opening play is the understanding of the basic principles, and here the reader is guided through the most crucial themes: swift
Discovering Chess Openings
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: John Emms
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-21 - Publisher: Everyman Chess

There's no denying that the opening is one of the most daunting phases of the game for newcomers to chess. There are literally hundreds of different opening lines, many with unusual sounding names, and some of these go up to twenty or so moves of theory. What is a chess
Starting Out
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: John Emms
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

This is an updated and largely expanded edition of the highly acclaimed Starting Out: The Sicilian. John Emms goes back to basics, studying the fundamental principles of the Sicilian and its many variations.
FCO - Fundamental Chess Openings
Language: en
Pages: 479
Authors: Paul van der Sterren
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Gambit

* The perfect survival guide to the chess openings * All openings covered * Detailed verbal explanations of plans for both sides * Up-to-date and featuring many tips and recommendations * Insights into the 'character' of each opening * Written by one of the world's foremost opening experts The first
Chess Openings for Black, Explained
Language: en
Pages: 552
Authors: Lev Alburt, Roman Dzindzichashvili, Eugene Perelshteyn
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Lev Alburt

Every chess player needs a set of openings he can trust!

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