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OPENING MOVES

By: BARRY BERG

Price: $8.00

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM86222


Michael Thaler always loved puzzles, so his mother gave him a chess set before he entered kindergarten and hired a teacher to show him how to play the game. After the first lesson, the teacher told Michael's parents, "I've never seen anyone learn chess so quickly. Your son will be a master before he is ten years old". The teacher's words have proven to be prophetic -- Michael has won the national championship for his age group twice. Opening Moves is a glimpse of a young... View more info

Mate in Two Moves; The Two-Move Chess Problem Mad

By: Brian Harley

Price: $6.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM497453


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PARENT'S GUIDE TO CHESS

By: DAN HEISMAN

Price: $7.00

Publisher: RUSSELL ENTERPRISES:

Seller ID: IM412763


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BOBBY FISCHER GOES TO WAR

By: DAVID EDMONDS

Price: $9.00

Publisher: FABER & FABER INC.:

Seller ID: IM503568


Bobby Fischer Goes to War: The True Story of How the Soviets Lost the Most Extraordinary Chess Match of All Time View more info

CHESS MASTERY BY QUESTION AND ANSWER

By: FRED REINFELD

Price: $4.50

Publisher: COLLIER BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM442487


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Expert's Guide to Chess Strategy

By: FRED REINFELD

Price: $6.00

Publisher: WILSHIRE BOOK COMPANY*:

Edition: 1973

Seller ID: IM497452


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Chess Mastery by Question and Answer

By: FRED REINFELD

Price: $4.00

Publisher: COLLIER BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM422456


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Chess In a Nutshell

By: FRED REINFELD

Price: $4.00

Publisher: POCKET BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM497464


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CHESS TACTICS FOR BEGINNERS

By: FRED REINFELD

Price: $6.00

Publisher: WILSHIRE BOOK COMPANY*:

Seller ID: IM304316


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LOGICAL CHESS: MOVE BY MOVE

By: IRVING CHERNEV

Price: $8.00

Publisher: FIRESIDE:

Seller ID: IM201510


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CHESS PLAYER'S BIBLE : ILLUSTRATED STRAT

By: JAMES EADE

Price: $19.75

Publisher: BARRON'S EDUC. SERIES INC.:

Seller ID: IM245463


Learn quickly and at a glance how each chess piece moves on the board, then discover the game's single object, which is to capture the enemy's king and to achieve checkmate. Here's an entertaining and informative manual for beginners, but it's filled with tips and techniques learners will retain and successfully employ as their skill develops and they match themselves against experienced players. With annotated illustrations and more than 300 examples, this fascinating m... View more info

New Classical King's Indian

By: JOHN NUNN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL CHESS ENTERPRISE:

Seller ID: IM487574


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PORTABLE CHESS COACH

By: JUDITH SHIPMAN

Price: $8.95

Publisher: POCKET BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM376592


In The Portable Chess Coach, Judith Shipman presents a fun but thorough primer to chess. Packed with diagrams and valuable instruction, this is the ideal book for beginners, who want a clear and concise introduction that will keep them interested and entertained. View more info

Spectacular Chess Problems

By: Kenneth Howard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM497450


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Classic Chess Problems by Pioneer Composers

By: KENNETH S. HOWARD

Price: $6.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM497449


This book, with 155 problems and full solutions, has been designed to interest any chess enthusiast -- whatever his knowledge of chess composition may be. Loyd, White, Klett, Shinkman, Havel, Wurzburg, Kohtz, Kochelhorn, and Heathcote are all represented, as are some lesser-known but equally brilliant composers. Several interesting themes explored. View more info

How Good Is Your Chess?

By: LEONARD BARDEN

Price: $4.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM487613


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Introduction to Chess Moves and Tactics Simply Exp

By: LEONARD BARDEN

Price: $4.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM428017


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CHESS STRATEGY FOR THE TOURNAMENT PLAYER

By: LEV ALBURT

Price: $22.46

Publisher: NORTON, W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM412905


Chess Strategy for the Tournament Player is the fifth volume in Grandmaster Lev Alburt's Comprehensive Chess Course series. Endorsed by world champion Garry Kasparov as revealing "the once-secret Russian method of chess training," this uses only materials and techniques that worked well in the former USSR. It contains hundreds of strikingly beautiful positions arranged by difficulty and designed to sharpen tactical recognition and vision. Nothing is left to chance in thi... View more info

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TAO OF CHESS : 200 PRINCIPLES TO TRANSFO

By: PETER KURZDORFER

Price: $8.95

Publisher: ADAMS MEDIA CORPORATION:

Seller ID: IM388651


The real secrets to winning the game of chess - and the game of lifeChess mastery has been recognized since ancient times as an unparalleled way to learn political strategy, but until now no book has explored the life lessons chess teaches and how they can transform lives. In "The Tao of Chess," the author seamlessly blends the wisdom of a time-honoured spiritual quest for truth with 200 principles that will improve anyone's chess game. By following the author's princ... View more info

Charousek's Games of Chess

By: Philip W. Sergeant

Price: $8.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM489390


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CHESS & CHESS MASTERS PSYCHOANALYSIS 3

By: REUBEN FINE

Price: $12.50

Publisher: NATIONAL PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSN:

Seller ID: IM436544


Psychoanalytic Analysis on Chess and Chess Masters Psychoa nalysis Vol 4 No. 3 minor wear along the edges. View more info

BASIC CHESS ENDINGS

By: REUBEN FINE

Price: $9.00

Publisher: DAVID MCKAY COMPANY INC.:

Seller ID: IM208410


"Basic Chess Endings," written by International Grandmaster Reuben Fine, is the most authoritative reference on the endgame. Serious students of the game find the work unmatched in its depth and range. Now, Grandmaster Pal Benko has revised this classic with the latest innovations in the endgame and adapted the book to algebraic notation. The result is what chess aficionados have been eagerly waiting for--a thoroughly modern bible on basic chess endings. A handy guid... View more info

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500 Master Games of Chess

By: SAVELI-I GRIGOR-EVICH TARTAKOWER

Price: $8.50

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM487646


Vast collection of great chess games from 1798-1938, with much material nowhere else readily available. Fully annotated, arranged by opening for easier study. 150 years of master play View more info

LEARN CHESS THE RIGHT WAY: Book 4: Sacrifice to W

By: SUSAN POLGAR

Price: $18.95

Publisher: RUSSELL ENTERPRISES:

Seller ID: IM502065


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QUEEN OF KATWE

By: TIM CROTHERS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: SCRIBNER BOOK CO.:

Seller ID: IM350612


One day in 2005 while searching for food, nine-year-old Ugandan Phiona Mutesi followed her brother to a dusty veranda where she met Robert Katende. Katende, a war refugee turned missionary, had an improbable dream: to empower kids in the Katwe slum through chess--a game so foreign there is no word for it in their native language. Laying a chess-board in the dirt, Robert began to teach. At first children came for a free bowl of porridge, but many grew to love the game... View more info