Thomas Engqvist - "300 Most Important Chess Positions: Study five a week to be a better chess player" (K-5622)

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An International Master’s guide to the essential positions and strategies in chess.

A great little book of understanding the most important chess positions in the opening of a game, the middle game and the endgame. It cuts to the chase on the most useful positions at all those stages. Perfect for players who want to reach a higher level but don’t have time to sit for hours and hours each week in less productive study.

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Language versionsEnglish
Author / AuthorsThomas Engqvist
PublisherBatsford Chess
Publication date1st edition 2018
Pages302
ISBN9781849945127
HardcoverNo
PaperbackYes
DownloadableNo
Width15 cm / 5.90 inch
Height23.5 cm / 9.25 inch

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Divided into three sections, it comprises:

Section 1, The 50 Most Important Openings (covering 50 openings)

Section 2. The 150 Most important Middle Game Positions

Section 3. The 100 Most important Endgame Positions.

For example, the Endgame section has chapters on pawn endings, knight endings, etc. The Middle game chapters are arranged by positional themes.

Each numbered position can be seen as a test yourself quiz (with answers given below the diagrams) to help cement positional understanding. Since it is advisable to repeat the positions from time to time this book can be your life-long companion, enabling you to dramatically increase your positional chess understanding.

An essential strategy book by a Swedish International Master. 

Thomas Engqvist is an International Master from Sweden. He has over 30 years experience as a chess coach and teacher. He has worked with players at world championship level in both junior and correspondence chess. He is the author of two other chess books.

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Thomas Engqvist - "300 Most Important Chess Positions: Study five a week to be a better chess player" (K-5622)

Thomas Engqvist - "300 Most Important Chess Positions: Study five a week to be a better chess player" (K-5622)

An International Master’s guide to the essential positions and strategies in chess.

A great little book of understanding the most important chess positions in the opening of a game, the middle game and the endgame. It cuts to the chase on the most useful positions at all those stages. Perfect for players who want to reach a higher level but don’t have time to sit for hours and hours each week in less productive study.

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