Endgame Labyrinths - Steffen Nielsen, Jacob Aagaard (K-6314)

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Endgame Labyrinths presents the reader with 1002 challenging studies selected and truncated, with their usefulness for the practical player in mind. It is common for studies to be extended by less interesting manoeuvres or by incomprehensible sequences, before the main themes come into play. 

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Language versionsEnglish
Author / AuthorsJacob Aagaard
PublisherQuality Chess
Year of Publication2nd edition 2023
Pages424
ISBN9781784831530
HardcoverNo
PaperbackYes
DownloadableNo
Width17 cm / 6.69 inch
Height23.5 cm / 9.25 inch

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The studies in this book have been pruned to leave the reader with 1002 clear and solvable challenges.
 
A few years of extensive selection, analysis, reselection, reanalysis and refining have gone into putting together the study book for the practical player with the most value ever.

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Endgame Labyrinths - Steffen Nielsen, Jacob Aagaard (K-6314)

Endgame Labyrinths - Steffen Nielsen, Jacob Aagaard (K-6314)

Endgame Labyrinths presents the reader with 1002 challenging studies selected and truncated, with their usefulness for the practical player in mind. It is common for studies to be extended by less interesting manoeuvres or by incomprehensible sequences, before the main themes come into play. 

Content

004 Key to Symbols used
004 Chess Composition Terminology
005 Foreword by Yochanan Afek
006 HvdH Study Database
007 1) The Best Training is Training (Aagaard)
009 2) The Grandmaster Selection (Aagaard)
013 3) Our Selection of Studies (Nielsen)
019 4) The Points System (Nielsen)
021 5) The Conventions of Endgame Studies (Nielsen)
023 6) The Themes and Tactics of Endgames (Nielsen)
031 7) Pawn Endgames
045 8) Knight Endgames
069 9) Bishop Endgames
103 10) Rook Endgames
147 11) Queen Endgames
171 12) Pieces vs Pawns
187 13) Minor Pieces
221 14) Rook vs a Minor Piece
247 15) Rook vs Two Minor Pieces
257 16) Rook vs Rook and Minor Piece
275 17) Rook and Minor Piece vs Rook and Minor Piece
297 18) Piece Fight
321 19) Active Defence
327 20) Short and Sweet
339 21) Playing Studies
347 22) Just Tactics
353 23) Solve Like a Grandmaster
359 24) In the Wilderness
363 25) Fresh Out of the Oven
375 26) Fortresses
387 27) Endgame Theory
393 28) Classics
409 29) Braincrushers
420 Name Index

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