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  • Author:
    Gelfand

    The 2012 World Vice-Champion continues his story, begun in the best-selling books Positional Decision Making in Chess. ("Book of the Year" according to the English Chess Federation), "Dynamic Decision Making in Chess" and "Technical Decision Making in Chess." The new book discusses ways to make decisions in positions without minor pieces. The reader will get acquainted with rook and queen endings, as well as with what Romanovsky called the "fourth stage", that is, the late middlegame / early endgame, where only heavy pieces remain on the board. «Gelfand is very good– and very honest – explains what decisions he was able to calculate and what he had to make on the basis of general reasoning, and how he did it. This resulted in a book of the type that I love. A chess player of any strength can find a lot of useful things here. (Grandmaster Matthew Sadler, reviewer of novelties in chess literature in the magazine "New in Chess"). For a wide range of chess lovers.

    22.41 $
  • Author:
    Galkin

    The book by grandmaster and experienced coach Alexander Galkin is dedicated to the strongest piece on the chessboard – to the queen. Using the example of episodes from games of modern grandmasters (the vast majority of games date back to 2020-2023) and his own grandmaster practice, the author tries to generalize, and in some places even clarify the methodology for understanding and playing queen endings, as well as other types of endgames with the presence of queens ) On the desk. The book presents various ratios of material – “queen against queen”, “queen and minor piece against queen and minor piece”, “queen and rook against queen and rook”, “queen against two rooks”, “queen against rook and pawns”, “ queen against a rook and a minor piece”, “two queens against two queens” – practically the entire spectrum of encountered endgames of this type. The material is structured in such a way that the reader can get maximum benefit from studying the examples of queen endings and its other derivatives offered by the author. The book is aimed at advanced chess players, is useful for coaches and can be recommended to a wide range of chess fans.

    18.33 $
  • 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:
    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:
    Bogdanovich

    50.00 $
  • Author:
    Galkin

    16.67 $
  • Chess was invented in the 5th century AD in India and spread throughout the world. The uniqueness of this game is that it still covers the minds of everyone - from young to old! Chess combines elements of science and sports. They develop logic, perseverance, attentiveness, analytical thinking and memory.  Checkers is a fun, dynamic and relatively simple game. Every country in the world has it. It is comparatively easier to find a partner here than in chess. Backgammon – one of the oldest known board games. It is known that it came to us from the East. First, you need to master the basic techniques, so that later you can boldly apply various tricks during the game.  Cage length: 4.5 cm. King height: 8.8cm King base diameter: 2.8 cm The length and width of the field when unfolded: 44 X 44 cm. Material: wood Country of origin: China.

    84.48 $
  • Author:
    Tal

    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:
    Bologan

    The 2nd edition, revised and supplemented, of the popular monograph, which is dedicated to one of the most combat modern debuts – the Old Indian defense. The author meticulously builds the entire defensive line of black (including on the territory of "adjacent" openings, such as the English beginning or the London system), explains standard plans and tactical techniques, offers a number of novelties in current schemes. Carefully selected positions for the solution will help the reader to consolidate the acquired knowledge. The book is addressed to chess players of any level, since the laws of Old Indian are the same for both amateurs and super grandmasters.

    21.67 $
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Books for beginner chess players

  • book

    9.94 $

    RUB

    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

    9.23 $

    RUB

    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

    8.33 $

    RUB

    Chess puzzles, exciting logic tasks, interesting mazes, coloring pages, word games and much more in the new book by Anna Dorofeeva & mdash; `` Chess riddles and puzzles of Fimka the fox '' for beginner chess players!

  • book

    8.28 $

    RUB

    Little friend!  Read this fairy tale, take the first step into the world, magical  and unforgettable. You will learn a lot that will help  in your life: you will become attentive and patient, resolute  and quick, you will learn what victory and defeat are.  And let the victories in your life be much greater. Good luck!  The author of this colorful and fascinating book is the international  grandmaster, experienced trainer and teacher Tatyana Y. Stepova.

  • book

    7.45 $

    RUB

    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

    7.45 $

    RUB

    Our children are growing up, and we begin to think about how they will learn, how easily they can absorb new information, will they be able to think correctly and logically? You can help your kids by introducing them to the secrets of a chess game from a very young age. And this is not fiction, children easily master the wisdom of chess from the age of 4. The secret to the success of the methodology outlined in this manual is & mdash; in a casual form of learning, which will be a fun and exciting activity for a child. Under the direction of the author, parents, kindergarten teachers, or community leaders will be able to master the original method of teaching children the basics of a wise game. & Nbsp; The manual is intended for a wide range of readers. & Nbsp; .

  • book

    4.14 $

    RUB

    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.

  • book

    A wide circle of readers who are not indifferent to chess is offered a close acquaintance with the methods of thinking, tactics and strategy of one of the greatest masters of this game, who was in the 20th century.

  • book

    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.