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  • Author:
    Kalinichenko

    The vast majority of opening guides are written for adult readers. This book is also devoted to the theory but it is junior. The structure of the book is simple and attractive: openings are examined using examples from actual games, each of which is presented in the form of a lesson with its own name. Several such lessons form an opening theme, and the examination of each theme concludes with exercises. In each opening, attention is drawn to its characteristic tactical and strategic ideas of combinations for independent solution strictly corresponds to the opening theme. Written in clear and easy language, the book is furnished with a large number of diagrams. Colored explanatory arrows on the diagrams and the selection of individual pages with a colored background make the book easier to understand. Regular work solve two problems: deepen the student's knowledge and develop his tactical vision, thus improving his skill and results.

    28.80 $
  • Magnetic road chess: folding board-case made of artificial leather, tablet-figures with a convex image. Wallet size 19x22 cm. The playing field is 15.5 x 15.5 cm. Cell 2x2 cm.

    51.72 $
  • Author:
    Bologan

    The Caro-Kann defense is one of the most popular modern openings, which is firmly included in the repertoire of most elite chess players. The author of the book, a well-known grandmaster and theorist, offers a full repertoire for black in response to 1.e4, explains in detail the main strategic ideas of each option and gives the exact order of moves, offers a number of novelties in current schemes. In each chapter, alternative plans for black are considered, so that the reader can make a choice according to his taste, and it was more difficult for the opponent to prepare. Much attention in the monograph is paid to correspondence games in which players use all the achievements of modern technology. All analyses during the work on the manuscript are checked on powerful computers. Carefully selected positions for the solution will help the reader to consolidate the acquired knowledge. The 2nd edition supplements the section with the 10 most interesting current parties. The book is addressed to chess players of any level – from amateurs to professionals.  

    21.67 $
  • Author:
    Chernyshov

    The authors continue to study typical opening and middlegame positions. Royal Fortress No. 2 has pawns on squares f7, g6, h7 (or f2, g3, h2), and they are usually joined by another defender – bishop on g7 (g2). This formation is called fianchetto, it is found in many popular openings, such as the Catalan Opening, King's Indian Defense, Grunfeld Defense and a number of others.  The authors analyze in detail the techniques of attack, defense and counterattack. Most examples – from the creativity of modern chess players (for example, a separate chapter is dedicated to the strongest Russian grandmaster Ian Nepomniachtchi); they are complemented by parts that have become a classical heritage. The book contains about 300 positions for independent solution, so it is not only a textbook, but also a solid problem book. Grandmaster Konstantin Chernyshov, head of the Interregional Grandmaster School in Kostroma, and his daughter International Master Natalya Kareva – experienced coaches, whose students include grandmasters and masters, champions of Russia and Europe among juniors.  The book is addressed to young chess players and their mentors. 

    20.00 $
  • Author:
    Kalinichenko

  • Author:
    Kapengut

    An outstanding theorist and successful coach shares his memories of communication and cooperation with Mikhail Tal, Anatoly Karpov, Isaac Boleslavsky, Elena Akhmylovskaya and other outstanding chess players. Separate large chapter – a story about many years of work with Boris Gelfand: over these years (1980-1993) the student went from a 12-year-old candidate for master to the holder of the 3rd rating in the world. Albert Kapengut – winner of 6 gold medals at the World Student Olympics, seven-time champion of Belarus, participant in the individual and team championships of the USSR among men, champion of the USSR as part of the Burevestnik team. The book includes 70 games commented in detail by the author, a careful study of which will help the reader not only better understand popular opening schemes, but also get a taste for serious analytical work. “My story is not so much about a career, although “you can’t erase words from a song,” but about memorable situations, often funny, sometimes absurd, and dotted about people I met along the way, sometimes with touches of biography, prompting readers to become interested in more complete information.” ;" (A. Kapengut). For a wide range of chess lovers.

    43.33 $
  • Author:
    Blokh

    The answer book of an international grandmaster and an experienced coach (among whose students is A. Grischuk) Bloch's Maxim contains over 1200 combinations from practical games and specially compiled examples. All tasks are characterized by intense struggle, in which the goal is achieved by single moves. The book is intended for both young and adult amateurs, and for masters. The arrangement of examples by topic allows you to use the book not only as a task book, but also as a textbook. Of particular interest are over two hundred specially compiled by the author overstressed positions in which white wins the only way during the course of white, and black wins during the course of black. These examples, as well as over 50 fragments from the parties of the author and his students, are published for the first time.

    21.67 $
  • Author:
    Bologan

    «The idea of continuing the autobiographical book “Steps” has been in the air almost since the moment it was written. Despite the bullet point at the end of the book in the form of a victory over Magnus Carlsen, my chess career continued for another full 14 years, and the subsequent stormy socio-political career is only gaining momentum.” (V. Bologan).  The book contains 75 games commented in detail and a number of fragments. A frank story about the life and professional path, about cooperation with the leading grandmasters and coaches of the world (among them - A. Karpov, G. Kasparov, Yu. Polgar, Zhu Chen, R. Ponomarev, A. Shirov, A. Morozevich, A. Onischuk, A. Ryazantsev, E. Inarkiev, M. Al-Mudakhka, M. Dvoretsky, M. Podgaets, V. Chebanenko, Z. Lanka and others), about political activities in the Parliament of Moldova and about work in FIDE are complemented by numerous photographs.   For a wide range of chess lovers.

    36.67 $
  • Author:
    Chandler

    The set consists of the book Chandler M. Chess for Children (gift edition) and the hero of this book - Marty the dragon (Dragon is the symbol of 2024). LEARN CHESS with the Very Big Dragon Marty! Using this entertaining book, your child will quickly and easily learn to play chess – the world's most popular strategy game that develops logical thinking. The rules are explained clearly and clearly, step by step, from scratch. The lessons reinforce the fun conversations between the boy Petya and his favorite dragon Marty, who calls himself the Very Big Dragon. In many countries, chess is recognized as a useful means of developing creative thinking in children. Although they are considered a complex and even mysterious game, the rules are quite simple. It doesn't take long to understand how the pieces move, and even a five-year-old child can enjoy chess. And children really like to beat their friends and relatives! Enlarged format (210x290 mm) The cute green dragon, the symbol of 2024, symbolizing strength, generosity, courage and endurance, is the hero of the book, which explains the rules of the chess game. The dragon has a suction cup, and you can use it to hang the toy on a glossy surface, on a window or refrigerator. Made of soft fabric,  has a height of 20 cm and a length of 26 cm.

    27.33 $
  • Author:
    Ezhov

    Grandmaster Carlos Torre – like a chess comet; his genius flashed dazzlingly and quickly went out in the chess firmament! He – the author of the most famous “mill” in the history of chess, the 2nd world champion Emanuel Lasker fell into its merciless millstones. The authors spoke about the life and work of the Mexican genius (the book contains 25 commentated games by K. Torre). Torre’s book “How a Chess Player is Formed” is presented, an essay by international master Yaroslav Prizant about Torre’s attack in modern practice. In the section "Play like Torre" – 36 instructive examples from his practice to solve. Finally, there is an interview with Carlos Torre, conducted by Gabriel Velasco in 1977. Working with the book will give readers not only aesthetic pleasure, but will also help improve their skills.

    18.33 $
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  • book

    18.20 $

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    Book of two authors & ndash; Teacher and his grandmaster student & ndash; includes 100 small-volume lectures that make up the necessary minimum (carefully selected and certified by years of practice) knowledge for any beginning chess player. It was based on lessons taught to the young pupils of the Moscow Palace of Pioneers (the story about the addendum is dedicated to the Supplement) by their first coach & ndash; Alexander Nikolayevich Kostiev. Book & ndash; a reliable and sufficient basis for independent study of chess for those who are already familiar with the rules of the game; it will also help the children's trainers in preparing the classes. The book is indispensable for parents who want to participate in the chess education of their children.

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    Dust cover. & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; The original method of teaching children. At the end of each chapter & ndash; recommendations for parents. The tale of how Dunno learned to play chess.

  • book

    16.55 $

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    & quot; The completeness of the information that any sufficiently qualified player must master, the phased presentation of the material, the availability of & hellip; The author was largely able to grasp the immense & quot ;. So appreciated the first multi-page work & quot; Meet & mdash; chess & quot; Galina Mikhailenko international chess master of sports Andrei Obodchuk. The first edition of the self-instructional book on chess was published thanks to the author’s victory in the competition for the right to receive a grant from the Tyumen administration & quot; Save and increase & quot ;. Pretending to be a useful tool for self-education and improvement of a person who is passionate about chess, for trainers working with children of all ages, the book covered educational material from the level of beginner chess players to the level of candidates for master. Twenty-five years ago, while conducting chess classes in the youth sports schools of the city, Galina Mikhailenko & mdash; nine-time champion of the region in chess, began to collect material .... Everyone has the right to ask what is the distinguishing feature of the new chess book. The author herself answered this question: & quot; The main difference between this textbook & mdash; author's presentation: the book is divided into classes, each of which has a completed look (conclusion, task), its own sequence of analysis of various topics studied, almost all of the material presented was tested by the author in the classroom with students & quot;

  • book

    7.45 $

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    Before you is a chess textbook for beginners with color illustrations, which rightfully can be called a family one. Even if the parents are not the strongest players, there certainly will be enough qualifications for this book to teach their child chess. If you still do not have enough experience, then it's enough to spend 15 minutes to read a few pages before the session - a child of this is worthy, and you will spend many pleasant evenings with him at home.

  • book

    20.69 $

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    Gift edition. Full-color printing, coated paper. Chess is a great game, and the great chess player, Garry Kasparov, will teach you how to play chess. You will learn about all the figures - the king, queen, rooks, horses, elephants and pawns: how they walk and what their strength is. You will understand how to attack and defend yourself, make takes and make such special moves as castling. You will learn how to record a part and, finally, shahovat and put mate. You will get acquainted with many tricks and traps that can be put to careless rivals and, equally important, you will learn how to not get into them yourself. Having traveled through the pages of this book, you with the help of a great chess player prepare for your first chess battle - against your mom or dad, friend or computer, on the Internet or in competition. - A great tutorial for beginners; - contains important rules and subtleties; - tells about various aspects of the game; - written by the legend of world chess. It is universally recognized that Garry Kasparov is one of the strongest chess players of all time. He also went down in history as the youngest world champion.

  • book

    9.94 $

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    At the very beginning of our acquaintance with chess, we realize how much depends on the first moves. Already at the early stage of the game, both players have a huge number of opportunities - the head is spinning! How not to get off the path of an inexperienced chess player, how not to run aground on leaving the native harbor, what beacons to keep the course? All these and many other questions are answered by the book you are holding in your hands. Your companions - the multiple world champion Anatoly Karpov and the grandmaster, the author of more than 40 books, Nikolai Kalinichenko - will always point the right way. For children of middle and senior school age. * There is also a second volume. http://chessm.ru/nachalnyj-kurs-debyutov-tom-2/

  • book

    10.76 $

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    At the very beginning of our acquaintance with chess, we realize how much depends on the first moves. Already at the early stage of the game, both players have a huge number of opportunities - the head is spinning! How not to get off the path of an inexperienced chess player, how not to run aground on leaving the native harbor, what beacons to keep the course? All these and many other questions are answered by the book you are holding in your hands. Your companions - the multiple world champion Anatoly Karpov and the grandmaster, the author of more than 40 books, Nikolai Kalinichenko - will always point the right way. For children of middle and senior school age. * There is also the first volume. http://chessm.ru/nachalnyj-kurs-debyutov-tom-1/

  • book

    9.23 $

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    Full-color printing. Coloring book for the little ones. Cheerful and funny Tiger cub will not let your kid get bored in the mysterious and amazing chess Kingdom! Together with him, exciting assignments can be performed directly on the pages of the book, which will provide invaluable assistance to parents, grandparents in the development of the child's brightness of thinking, memory, accuracy.

  • book

    4.14 $

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    Great format. Workbook to the chess textbook. The book you hold in your hands is a collection of assignments for each lesson in the textbook "This book will teach you how to play chess ...". From you and your teacher depends on where and how you will perform them. It's best to complete a task page immediately after each lesson. Perhaps you will do it at home. And maybe you will perform them in school as a test or test. You will find answers to all questions in each lesson. Therefore, carefully read the textbook.