Art of Defence in Chess by Iakov DamskyArt of Defence in Chess by Iakov Damsky

Art of Defence in Chess

byIakov Damsky, Lyev Polugayevsky

Paperback | November 1, 1996

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Most players would rather attack than defend, with the result that defensive technique is often the weakest part of their game. This book, translated by Ken Neat, explains the basics of defensive play and contains many tests for readers to practise on.
Lyev Polugayevsky, before his untimely death in 1995,  had been one of the world's leading grandmasters for more than thirty years and was a candidate for the world championship on several occasions. His books Grandmaster Achievement and Grandmaster Performance are widely regarded as modern classics.  Lakov Damsky is an experienced rad...
Title:Art of Defence in ChessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:270 pages, 6 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:November 1, 1996Publisher:Everyman Chess

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ISBN - 10:1857441540

ISBN - 13:9781857441543

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