Chess Tactics For The Tournament Player by Sam PalatnikChess Tactics For The Tournament Player by Sam Palatnik

Chess Tactics For The Tournament Player

bySam Palatnik, Lev Alburt

Paperback | September 3, 2013

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It's been said that "tactics are 99% of chess." This third volume of the Comprehensive Chess Course teaches you the basic tools of winning chess with instructive and memorable examples. Grandmasters Alburt and Palatnik thoroughly explain hundreds of key positions arranged by difficulty and designed to sharpen tactical recognition and vision in your own games. Nothing is left to chance in this work. All materials have already shown their worth in Russian chess instruction.

GM Alburt's Comprehensive Chess Course brings English readers the once strictly guarded and time-tested Russian training methods, the key to the 50-year Russian dominance of world chess. Comprehensive Chess Course takes you from beginner to master.

Sam Palatnik teaches in Bethesda, Maryland. Ten of his students have reached the list of the world’s 100 best players.International Grandmaster Lev Alburt, three-time U.S. champion and former European champion, is one of the most sought-after chess teachers in the world. He lives in New York.
Title:Chess Tactics For The Tournament PlayerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.48 × 5.52 × 0.52 inPublished:September 3, 2013Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1889323276

ISBN - 13:9781889323275

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Chess Tactics for the Tournament Player is ideal for both serious study and light entertainment. A highly instructive primer on tactics, the material here will never pall. — Grandmaster Larry Evans, five-time U.S. chess champion