The Secret of Chess: Example Games

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This is the second part of 'The Secret of Chess', including example games to illustrate the terms. The volume features the scores of 803 full games, divided into the terms they cover. The games include a large variety of openings. Examples are drawn from 5 world champions' collections: - Carlsen - Kasparov - Fischer - Botvinnik - Tal as well as the collections of 3 top engines: - Stockfish - Komodo - Houdini Some more games of different players are added to complete the volume. All games featured are masterpieces of tactical and positional play, very interesting to replay. By getting this book you will assimilate better the knowledge acquired in the first part of 'The Secret of Chess'. Having read 'The Secret of Chess', however, is not a precondition for acquiring this volume - it could very well be used as an independent collection to study particular openings or players. It is difficult to find a more extensive, high level and instructive collection than this one. Quite probably also no other book currently combines such a large number of human and engine games, so interesting from a comparative perspective. Get and study this volume to become a proficient player.

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