Learn from the Legends: Chess Champions at Their Best by Mihail Marin

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Learn from the Legends: Chess Champions at Their Best
Title:
Learn from the Legends: Chess Champions at Their Best
Author:
Mihail Marin
ISBN:
9197524328
ISBN13:
978-9197524322
Size PDF:
1500 kb
Size epub:
1831 kb
Publisher:
Quality Chess Europe; 2nd edition (August 15, 2005)
Language:
English
Other formats:
pdf, odf, mobi, cb7, azw, lit, ibooks
Rating:
5.0
Votes:
374
The best chess from the best players! In this ambitious work, Mihail Marin examines and explains the contribution of the chess legends who influenced his own development. This personal journey into the best chess of yesterday is guaranteed to help the readers in their games, because, as we all know: those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it. The chapters in this book discuss:

* Rubinstein’s excellent rook endgame technique

* Alekhine’s expertise with the heavy pieces

* Botvinnik’s ability for deep analysis

* Tal’s handling of heavy pieces vs. minor pieces

* Petrosian’s positional exchange sacrifices

* Fischer’s strength with the king’s bishop

* Karpov’s handling of bishops of opposite color

* Korchnoi the rebel

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