Improve Your Chess Now - New edition - Jonathan Tisdal (K-6316)

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Improve Your Chess Now is a modern chess classic and one of the most inspiring chess improvement manuals. Adult improvers frequently name this book as one of their primary sources in the popular Perpetual Chess Podcast of Ben Johnson.
The author is an American grandmaster now living in Norway. With infectious enthusiasm, 

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System requirements - minimum240
System requirements - recommended9789083336640
Language versionsEnglish
Author / AuthorsJonathan Tisdall
PublisherNew In Chess
Year of Publication2nd edition 2023
HardcoverNo
PaperbackYes
DownloadableNo
Width17 cm / 6.69 inch
Height23.5 cm / 9.25 inch

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Tisdall covers a wide range of topics, including visualization and calculation, pattern recognition, the psychological aspects of chess, the art of defence and the wisdom of blindfold chess – all still relevant more than 25 years later.
The 1997 classic is reprinted with a modern design and a new foreword by the author.

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Improve Your Chess Now - New edition - Jonathan Tisdal (K-6316)

Improve Your Chess Now - New edition - Jonathan Tisdal (K-6316)

Improve Your Chess Now is a modern chess classic and one of the most inspiring chess improvement manuals. Adult improvers frequently name this book as one of their primary sources in the popular Perpetual Chess Podcast of Ben Johnson.
The author is an American grandmaster now living in Norway. With infectious enthusiasm, 

Content

007 Preface to the 2023 edition
009 Introduction

013 1 The Fabled Tree of Analysis
038 2 Blindfold Chess and Stepping-Stone Diagrams
051 3 The Art of Playing Bad Positions
068 4 Pattern Training (and other useful exercises)
117 5 The Value of the Pieces
166 6 Wisdom and Advice
195 Appendix 1 Mating Patterns
213 Appendix 2 Common Tactical Themes

226 Solutions to exercises
229 Annotated Bibliography
235 Index of names
238 Explanation of symbols

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