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    DescriptionLeading chess author Colin Crouch selects and explains over 30 sensational games, all from the new millennium. By studying battles between the world's best players, Crouch examines in detail all the key areas of modern chess. Powerful attacking and resourceful defending, bloodthirsty tactical battles, profound positional mastery, deep opening preparation and superb endgame play are all in evidence here, while Crouch also explores the ever-increasing role of computers and the way human imagination can work in harness with them. There is something for everyone in this book: aspiring players will benefit greatly from the clear explanations of the fundamentals, while stronger players will gain considerably from Crouch's deep insight and analysis in more complex positions. This book reflects the continuing changes in modern chess, and how you can use the lessons learned to great effect in your own games. This book features over 30 brilliant games of chess, annotated move by move. Learn from Kasparov, Anand, Kramnik, Topalov and other greats. It covers all aspects of modern chess.


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    Title
    Modern Chess: Move by Move
    Subtitle
    A Step-by-step Guide to Brilliant Chess
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Colin Crouch
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 416
    Width: 175 mm
    Height: 250 mm
    Thickness: 27 mm
    Weight: 803 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781857445992
    ISBN 10: 1857445996
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: HOB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.5
    LC classification: GV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    B&T General Subject: 370
    Libri: I-GA
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24250
    DC22: 794.1
    Ingram Subject Code: GA
    B&T Approval Code: A09704000
    DC22: 794.12
    BIC subject category V2: WDMG1
    Abridged Dewey: 794
    BISAC V2.8: GAM001030
    Thema V1.0: WDMG1
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations
    Publisher
    EVERYMAN CHESS
    Imprint name
    EVERYMAN CHESS
    Publication date
    01 December 2009
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Dr Colin Crouch is an International Master, an extremely experienced tournament player and a highly regarded chess writer.
    Back cover copy
    Leading chess author Colin Crouch selects and explains over 30 sensational games, all from the new millennium. By studying battles between the world s best players, Crouch examines in detail all the key areas of modern chess. Powerful attacking and resourceful defending, bloodthirsty tactical battles, profound positional mastery, deep opening preparation and superb endgame play are all in evidence here, while Crouch also explores the ever-increasing role of computers and the way human imagination can work in harness with them.There is something for everyone in this book: aspiring players will benefit greatly from the clear explanations of the fundamentals, while stronger players will gain considerably from Crouch s deep insight and analysis in more complex positions. This book reflects the continuing changes in modern chess, and how you can use the lessons learned to great effect in your own games. *Over 30 brilliant games of chess, annotated move by move*Learn from Kasparov, Anand, Kramnik, Topalov and other greats*Covers all aspects of modern chess Dr Colin Crouch is an International Master, an extremely experienced tournament player and a highly regarded chess writer. His previous books for Everyman Chess include Queens Gambit Declined: 5 Bf4!, which has been highly acclaimed for its thoroughness and originality, with one reviewer describing it as the opening book of the year . He has been a regular columnist for British Chess Magazine and CHESS."