Winning Chess Openings by Yasser SeirawanWinning Chess Openings by Yasser Seirawan

Winning Chess Openings

byYasser Seirawan

Paperback | October 1, 2003

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Start every game with confidence!The two greatest challenges for beginning chess players are not only to survive the openings phase, but also to choose appropriate attack and defence formations in the process. Winning Chess Openings shows players how to do both. In Yasser Seirawan's entertaining, easy-to-follow style, they are shown formations that can be used with other White or Black pieces.Winning Chess Openings explains how to:*Build a safe house for a king*Estimate losses of ten moves or fewer*Utilise the elements: time, force, space, and pawn structure*Plan strategy based on time-tested opening principles of play*Employ a defence for Black against any White opening*Apply an opening for White used by World ChampionsWinning Chess Openings will help readers develop a solid understanding of opening principles that can be applied to every game they play--without having to memorize a dizzying array of tedious and lengthy opening lines.
About the author Yasser Seirawan is the highest-rated American chess professional on the Federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) rating ladder and the first American to vie for the World Championship title since Bobby Fischer. He is a three-time U.S Champion, the 1989 Western Hemisphere Champion and an eight-time member of the U....
Title:Winning Chess OpeningsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 9 × 7.25 × 0.68 inPublished:October 1, 2003Publisher:Everyman ChessLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1857443497

ISBN - 13:9781857443493

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