Alterman Gambit Guide: Black Gambits 1 by Boris AltermanAlterman Gambit Guide: Black Gambits 1 by Boris Alterman

Alterman Gambit Guide: Black Gambits 1

byBoris Alterman

Paperback | September 1, 2011

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This gambit guide is no mere opening book, but also a tactical battle manual. Sharpen your tactics and learn to play dynamic attacking chess while studying the most entertaining gambits. This volume deals with various openings after 1.d4 and 1.c4, and lines covered include: Benko Gambit, Blumenfeld Gambit, Vaganian Gambit and more.

GM Boris Alterman founded the Shevah-Mofet Chess Academy in Israel. Alterman is a product of the Botvinnik-Kasparov chess school and he also helped to develop the Deep Junior program which famously drew a match with Kasparov and defeated both Radjabov and Deep Fritz.
Title:Alterman Gambit Guide: Black Gambits 1Format:PaperbackDimensions:360 pages, 9.5 × 6.75 × 1 inPublished:September 1, 2011Publisher:Quality ChessLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1906552541

ISBN - 13:9781906552541

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