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By Burt Hochberg, Bruce Pandolfini

ISBN-10: 0806912413

ISBN-13: 9780806912417

You do not have to be a genius to get pleasure from chess. the sensible guide supplied right here might help someone growth from first timer or amateur to able intermediate in 30 days, whereas instilling an figuring out of the game's basics, and offering a robust origin for destiny development. The game's historical past, the fundamental strikes for every piece, and methods for openings, center online game and endgame positions are all coated, and you may degree your growth with the workouts that stick with each one part. Checkmating counsel for the Queen and minor items are integrated, as is recommendation for salvaging a draw in case you have a weakened place. not like many different chess books, the teachings integrated listed here are designed for "real-world" play, utilizing positions which are probably to happen for more moderen gamers. additionally featured is a Foreword by means of well known chessmaster, instructor, and columnist Bruce Pandolfini, who was once the teacher performed through Ben Kingsley within the movie, looking for Bobby Fisher.

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WILKEN, Leon LEWIS, Dave PAGER, M. ALTSHULER, J. WYNIA, G. EDWARDS, S. MANTEL, J. NICK, M. 1 • 0 = 0 = 0 0 0 0 2 1 • 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 = 1 • 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 1 1 • = 1 0 0 0 5 = 1 1 = • 0 1 0 1 6 1 1 1 0 1 • 0 1 0 7 1 1 1 1 0 1 • 0 = SOURCE: The South African Chessplayer 1957, p. 22 EINDHOVEN (NED), 24–25 XI 1956 —13th Philips Chess Club Section 1: 1–2. BERGSMA, K. M. 1–2. LANGE, Wilfried Section 2: 1. 5 3 SOURCE: Schach 1956, p. 283 ENGLAND, 1956 — Battle of Britain Tourney 1 2 3 4 FULLER, John A.

5 2 2 SOURCE: The South African Chessplayer 1956, issue 4 DURBAN (RSA), 1956 — Durban ch 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 1 • 0 0 0 0 = 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 BLACKBURN, John R. T. KOLNIK, Moss BOULLE, Gerald G. MacKESSACK, Malcolm C. BROOKS, Stan WALLIS, George S. GALATIUS, B. HILL, Ray W. LEVY, H. HERTZBERGER, J. CRAMPTON, J. R. T. EARP, R. A. BARTHOLOMEW, F. C. 5 SOURCE: The South African Chessplayer 1956, p. 182 EAST LONDON (RSA), 1956 — East London ch 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 HADDAD, A. WILKEN, Leon LEWIS, Dave PAGER, M.

2 TJERKSTRA, G. W. Th. 0 3 NIMPOENO, Raden. S. 1 4 VAN ALPHEN, H. = 5 DEKKER, J. 0 6 GHIJSEN, P. 5 SOURCE: Tijdschrift van de Koninklijke Nederlandse Schaakbond 1956, pp. 5 Chess Results 36 1956 KAPOSVAR (HUN), 20 II–1 III 1956 —1 ⁄4 final 12th HUN ch 1–2 1–2 3 4 5 6 7–9 7–9 7–9 10 11 12 MONOSTORI, Lajos TITSCHKA, Jeno FORGACS, Zoltan PORTISCH, Ferenc BESZTERCSENYI, Tibor PALCSO, Laszlo BERECZKY, Peter WITT, Leslie FAJCSI, Laszlo LUKACS, Ferenc TOTH, Gyula KOHLER, Sandor pts. 5 SOURCE: Mag yar Sakkélet 1956, pp.

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