Primer of Chess

Primer of Chess

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One of the great chess masters of all time provides a systematic guide that tells the beginner how to become an accomplished chess player.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 132.08 x 198.12 x 15.24mm | 294.83g
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0156028077
  • 9780156028073
  • 771,450

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Former world champion Jose Capablanca's introduction to chess, available for the first time in English in algebraic notation, is an ideal first chess book for players of all ages. In systematic fashion, Capablanca lucidly explains the rules and basic principles of this fascinating game, and illustrates these with a wide range of practical examples. Topics covered include the game, the pieces, their moves and object; improving your game; and elementary opening principles.
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