Lessons With A Grandmaster Iii: Strategic And Tactical Ideas In Modern Chess by Boris GulkoLessons With A Grandmaster Iii: Strategic And Tactical Ideas In Modern Chess by Boris Gulko

Lessons With A Grandmaster Iii: Strategic And Tactical Ideas In Modern Chess

byBoris Gulko, Joel Sneed

Paperback | August 7, 2015

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Imagine you are a club player who has been given the opportunity to talk at length with a famous Grandmaster. How would you make the most of this opportunity? This is the third book in the highly acclaimed Lessons with a Grandmaster series. It bridges the gap between great player and amateur through a series of conversations between teacher, the renowned Grandmaster Boris Gulko, and student Dr. Joel R. Sneed, a professor of psychology and amateur chess player. The lessons are based on Gulko's own battles against fellow Grandmasters. In this third volume, Gulko and Sneed focus on both strategic and tactical ideas, and how to successfully combine the two parts over the board. Among the many subjects examined are attack and defense, exploiting weak squares, fighting for the initiative, Sicilian strategy and the bishop pair. • Learn from the chess games of Boris Gulko• Typical questions you would ask a Grandmaster-answered!• Improve your strategic and tactical understanding
Boris Gulko is one of the most distinguished Grandmasters in the chess world. He's a former Soviet Champion and has also won the U.S. Championship twice since his immigration in 1986, making him the only chess player ever to have held both the American and Soviet championship titles. Dr. Joel R. Sneed is a professor of psychology at Qu...
Lessons With A Grandmaster, Ii
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by Boris Gulko

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Title:Lessons With A Grandmaster Iii: Strategic And Tactical Ideas In Modern ChessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 9.44 × 6.68 × 0.63 inPublished:August 7, 2015Publisher:Everyman ChessLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1781941955

ISBN - 13:9781781941959

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Lessons with a Grandmaster III is an excellent resource to gain the insight of a grandmaster. GM Gulko and Dr. Sneed explore high-level strategic ideas in a way that is understandable to the average chess player. Treating each game as a series of exercises makes the book more interactive than most game collections, which I think is the ideal way to learn.