Chess Camp. Simple Checkmates Vol. 2 (K-4000/2)

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Chess Camp is a new training system for beginning chessplayers, and for the parents and coaches who teach them. Starting with simple problems to illustrate key concepts, and then progressing to more complex positions, the student will learn by doing, methodically integrating new information with previous knowledge while building effective thinking habits at the board.

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Language versionsEnglish
Author / AuthorsIgor Sukhin
PublisherMongoose Press
Publication date1st edition 2010
Pages114
ISBN9781936277087
HardcoverYes
PaperbackNo
DownloadableNo
Width15.7 cm
Height23.5 cm / 9.25 inch

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Chess Camp is a new training system for beginning chessplayers, and for the parents and coaches who teach them. Starting with simple problems to illustrate key concepts, and then progressing to more complex positions, the student will learn by doing, methodically integrating new information with previous knowledge while building effective thinking habits at the board.

The second volume in this series, Simple Checkmates, contains 618 structured problems, exercises, and fun puzzles that will help the student to: 1) learn basic checkmate patterns in the opening, middlegame, and endgame; 2) see when checkmate is imminent; and 3) understand that material isn’t everything, as just a few pieces can defeat a whole opposing army.

About the Author

Igor Sukhin has been using the game of chess for more than two decades to teach children. His books have been selected repeatedly as recommended reading by the Russian Department of Education.

The author of the acclaimed children’s chess book Gary’s Adventures in Chess Country (also published by Mongoose Press), Sukhin has written more than 100 titles, with over a million copies currently in print.

  • Hardcover: 116 pages
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9781936277087
  • ISBN-13: 978-1936277087
  • ASIN: 1936277085
  • Size: 6 x 9 inches
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    005 Note for Coaches, Parents, Teachers, and Trainers
    Positions with Three Pieces
    007 King + one piece vs. king
    Positions with Four Pieces
    012 King + one piece vs. king + one piece
    036 King + two pieces vs. king
    Positions with Five Pieces
    054 King + one piece vs. king + two pieces
    080 King + two pieces vs. king + one piece
    087 King + three pieces vs. king
    097Exercises
    Fun Puzzles
    106 The king fell off the board!
    107 Stolen piece!
    108 Fill in the color of the pieces
    109 En passant
    110 Solutions

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    Chess Camp. Simple Checkmates Vol. 2 (K-4000/2)

    Chess Camp. Simple Checkmates Vol. 2 (K-4000/2)

    Chess Camp is a new training system for beginning chessplayers, and for the parents and coaches who teach them. Starting with simple problems to illustrate key concepts, and then progressing to more complex positions, the student will learn by doing, methodically integrating new information with previous knowledge while building effective thinking habits at the board.

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