Chess

Chess : From First Moves to Checkmate

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Find out how much fun and how simple chess can be with this full color guide. Geared toward both the beginner and the chess aficionado, International Grandmaster Daniel King shows you how to play the game and how to emerge victorious. State-of-the-art diagrams and illustrations guide beginning players through basic rules and moves, while puzzles, training exercises and strategy tips help more experienced players to improve their game. Everything from how to set up the board, the classic moves and the history of chess are included, as well as features on the greatest players, a glossary, and information on chess organizations and websites.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 64 pages
  • 237 x 237.5 x 11.9mm | 502.62g
  • Kingfisher
  • United States
  • English
  • 0753453878
  • 9780753453872
  • 1,704,975

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King's latest book on chess is a real gem. The computer-generated graphics are staggering. Certain to make this irresistible to browsers." --Booklistshow more

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