English ...e5: The Reversed Sicilian Lines by Maxim ChetverikEnglish ...e5: The Reversed Sicilian Lines by Maxim Chetverik

English ...e5: The Reversed Sicilian Lines

byMaxim Chetverik, Alexander Der Raetsky

Paperback | October 1, 2003

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The 1...e5 variation of the English Opening, sometimes referred to as the reversed Sicilian, leads to a diversity of stimulating positions. From wild tactical mêlées to slow positional battles, there are variations here to suit all styles. These opening lines provide the battle scene for many top Grandmaster clashes, including those of Kasparov, Kramnik, Anand and others belonging to the world's elite. In this book, Alexander Raetsky and Maxim Chetverik explain in detail the positional and tactical possibilities for both White and Black. Using illustrative games, Raetsky and Chetverik outline the current fashions in both the main variations and the tricky sidelines. Whether as Black or White, this book is crucial reading for those wishing to play this opening.

*Up-to-date coverage of a fascinating opening
*Written by leading openings experts
*An ideal battle manual for competitive players
Alexander Raetsky is a Russian International Master and an experienced competitor on the chess tournament circuit. He's also a skilled writer and has been a frequent contributor to the famous Russian magazine 64 and the internationally renowned publication New In Chess. His first book for Everyman, Meeting 1 e4, was very well received ...
Title:English ...e5: The Reversed Sicilian LinesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 8.91 × 5.97 × 0.46 inPublished:October 1, 2003Publisher:Everyman ChessLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:185744339X

ISBN - 13:9781857443394