Boost Your Chess 1: The Fundamentals by Artur YusupovBoost Your Chess 1: The Fundamentals by Artur Yusupov

Boost Your Chess 1: The Fundamentals

byArtur Yusupov

Paperback | January 1, 2010

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Artur Yusupov’s complete course of chess training stretches to nine volumes, guiding the reader towards a higher chess understanding using carefully selected positions and advice. To make sure that this new knowledge sticks, it is then tested by a selection of puzzles.

The course is structured in three series with three levels. The Fundamentals level is the easiest one, Beyond the Basics is more challenging, and Mastery is quite difficult, even for stronger players.

The various topics – Tactics, Strategy, Positional Play, Endgames, Calculating Variations, and Openings – are spread evenly across the nine volumes, giving readers the chance to improve every area as they work through the books.

This book is the second volume at the Fundamentals level.

Artur Yusupov was ranked No. 3 in the world from 1986 to 1992, just behind the legendary Karpov and Kasparov. He has won everything there is to win in chess except for the World Championship. In recent years he has mainly worked as a chess trainer with players ranging from current World Champion Anand to local amateurs in Germany, wher...
Title:Boost Your Chess 1: The FundamentalsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:268 pages, 9.5 × 6.75 × 0.68 inPublished:January 1, 2010Publisher:Quality ChessLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1906552401

ISBN - 13:9781906552404

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“An ideal self-study book for any aspiring club player.”

Bab Wilders, Nederlands Dagblad