Basic Chess Endings

Basic Chess Endings

Book - 2003
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Random House, Inc.
Basic Chess Endings, written by International Grandmaster Reuben Fine, is the most authoritative reference on the endgame. Serious students of the game find the work unmatched in its depth and range. Now, Grandmaster Pal Benko has revised this classic with the latest innovations in the endgame and adapted the book to algebraic notation. The result is what chess aficionados have been eagerly waiting for--a thoroughly modern bible on basic chess endings.

A handy guide for the practical player, Basic Chess Endings focuses on the aspects of the ending that occur most frequently in the course of play. With clear language, it reinforces knowledge of the standard position and tried-and-tested rules. Hundreds of diagrams make examples easy to follow. An indispensable reference for every chess player.

Baker & Taylor
A revision of the original reference for serious students includes the game's latest innovations and reflects an adaptation to algebraic notation, focusing on aspects of game endings that occur most frequently while providing hundreds of illustrative diagrams. Original.

Publisher: New York : Random House, c2003
Edition: Rev. ed
ISBN: 9780812934939
Branch Call Number: 794.12 FI
Characteristics: xix, 584 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Benko, Pal 1928-


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