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  • Chess was invented in the 5th century AD in India and spread throughout the world. The uniqueness of this game is that it still covers the minds of everyone - from young to old! Chess combines elements of science and sports. They develop logic, perseverance, attentiveness, analytical thinking and memory.  Checkers is a fun, dynamic and relatively simple game. Every country in the world has it. It is comparatively easier to find a partner here than in chess. Backgammon – one of the oldest known board games. It is known that it came to us from the East. First, you need to master the basic techniques, so that later you can boldly apply various tricks during the game.  Cage length: 4.5 cm. King height: 8.8cm King base diameter: 2.8 cm The length and width of the field when unfolded: 44 X 44 cm. Material: wood Country of origin: China.

    84.48 $
  • Author:
    Volchok

    The material introduces the reader to the characteristic tactics, motives and combinations; its arrangement in the form of lessons with examples for self-solving makes the work itself not only a tutorial, but also a simulator (for reading without a board). Tutorial – the simulator was written by an international grandmaster and an experienced chess writer. You will definitely step up your game by reading this book, which will undoubtedly be useful for a wide range of readers, coaches and leaders of chess clubs.

    6.90 $
  • Author:
    Afek

    Good news: any chess player can improve their game by regularly solving tactical problems! Even the great combinations of the great masters are based on a small number of simple tactics that anyone can learn and apply. Unlike memorizing a bunch of opening variations, solving tactical exercises will surely seem very enjoyable and inspiring to you.  This book is intended for rated chess players who want to improve their tactical vision, as well as combinational and counting skills. The author, an international master in practical play and a grandmaster in composition, an experienced coach and a popular writer, carefully selected spectacular combinations with sacrifices from the work of world champions, as well as brilliant studies that demonstrate tactical ideas in their purest form.  The book deals with 15 basic tactics and motives. 342 combinations and etudes are intended for independent solution. For a wide range of chess lovers. 

  • Author:
    Tal

    Tal Mikhail Nekhemievich (9.11.1936 & mdash; 28.06.1992) eighth world champion (1960 & mdash; 1961), international grandmaster (1957). Latvian Champion 1953, 1965 USSR Champion 1957, 1958, 1967, 1972, 1974, 1978 Eight-time winner World Chess Olympiads as part of the USSR team, six-time European champion and three-time champion the world among students in the team competition. First Winner the first unofficial world blitz championship (1988). By- the winner of the interzonal tournaments 1958, 1964, 1979, tour- nira of the 1959 contenders, participant of two matches at the world championship championship and seven matches of the candidates. Has won victories in 44 international tournaments. The most complete collection of M. Tal's games is designed for a wide range of chess lovers

    20.69 $
  • Author:
    Golenishchev

    Like other titles in the Training Program for Chess Players series, this volume is both an excellent textbook for independent study and a powerful training aid for chess coaches. In the view of many experts, no better work of this kind has ever been written. coach and Master of Sport. Golenishchev's programs are still considered. critically important and are successfully employed in chess schools. His teaching methods remain popular in Russia and around the world. Supervised by Editor-in-Chief and former Karpov, this new edition of Golenishchev's classic work is updated to include important games from the recent high-level chess competitions, reflecting modern approaches to the game. OPENING Fragment 1 OPENING Fragment 2

    30.00 $
  • Author:
    Kalinichenko

    44.00 $
  • Author:
    Geller

    A new book by a famous coach is devoted to such an important section of chess tactics as forced checkmate. Variants with continuous checks do not require special training; they are quite simple and understandable even for entry-level players. Through the prism of numerous checks, the reader can not only learn to flawlessly checkmate the opponent's king, but also gain basic knowledge of other techniques that will inevitably be required for further study of tactics. The book contains 1500 positions saturated with tactical resources, of which 1380 & ndash; for an independent solution. The tutorial is divided into 31 chapters, most of which are devoted to one specific tactical technique with a detailed explanation. Chapters titled 'Combinations' are designed to consolidate the passed material and test the acquired knowledge. The final chapter (120 positions) makes the book useful for chess players of even the highest level, since it is composed exclusively of difficult problems and is a universal test that checks the ability to put a forced checkmate. For a wide range of chess lovers.

    22.76 $
  • Author:
    Gelfand

    The 2012 World Vice-Champion continues his story, begun in the best-selling books Positional Decision Making in Chess. ("Book of the Year" according to the English Chess Federation), "Dynamic Decision Making in Chess" and "Technical Decision Making in Chess." The new book discusses ways to make decisions in positions without minor pieces. The reader will get acquainted with rook and queen endings, as well as with what Romanovsky called the "fourth stage", that is, the late middlegame / early endgame, where only heavy pieces remain on the board. «Gelfand is very good– and very honest – explains what decisions he was able to calculate and what he had to make on the basis of general reasoning, and how he did it. This resulted in a book of the type that I love. A chess player of any strength can find a lot of useful things here. (Grandmaster Matthew Sadler, reviewer of novelties in chess literature in the magazine "New in Chess"). For a wide range of chess lovers.

    22.41 $
  • Author:
    Kostrov

    4.97 $
  • Author:
    Karpov

    New, significantly enlarged edition of the famous book - 75 games. Anatoly Karpov is the greatest expert on Caro-Kann defense. He scored many bright victories in it, playing both white and black. In this paper, the multiple world champion talks about the most important and interesting discoveries made in the Caro-Kann defense. Many examples from modern practice are given.

    17.24 $
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    The book of the multiple world champion and grandmaster in chess composition, Yakov Georgievich Vladimirov, & quot; 1000 adventures on a chessboard & quot; It is a story about the inextricable connection between chess composition and practical game and has no analogues in modern chess literature. The book is designed for a wide circle of chess players and lovers of composition, as well as coaches.

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    Selected popular chess etudes with a bright and witty, but not too complicated decision. The author of the collection, the 14-time world champion in drafting and solving, the international grandmaster, not only leads the decisions, but also tells about the history, theory, themes of modern chess composition, famous compilers of the past and present.

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    Acquaintance with this book will allow chess players to get acquainted with those positions that can be encountered in a practical game. This is very important, since it is the solution of problems that helps to realize the promise of chess ideas and combinations. The collection presents tasks that are light and elegant in design, which will be interesting not only to beginners, but also to chess players. The author has vast, half-century experience in creating chess problems and miniatures, which he generously shares in the pages of this book. It is intended primarily for beginner chess players, their coaches and parents. It will also be of interest to chess players-dischargers, leaders of circles and everyone who is passionate about chess.

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    The book contains 1000 selected popular chess problems, distinguished by an easy construction, a witty and effective solution, an excellent form.  The author of the collection, the 14-time world champion in chess composition, the international grandmaster, not only leads the decisions, but also tells about the history, theory, the subject of modern chess composition, the famous compilers of the past and the present.  The book is also a kind of remesh (answers - at the end of the book!), With which you improve your tactical vision and hone the technique of calculating options.  For a wide range of chess fans. checkmates in 2 moves 1-320 checkmates in 3 moves 321-700 checkmates in 4 moves 701-829 checkmates in 5 moves 893-936 checkmates in 6 and more moves 939-952 cooperative and other non-standard and humorous  problems 953-1000

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    Selected popular chess problems, combining ease of construction with an ingenious and effective solution. The author of the collection, the 14-time world champion in drawing up and solving, the international grandmaster, not only leads the decisions, but also tells about the history, theory, the subject of modern chess composition, the famous compilers of the past and the present.

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    International chess grandmaster Yakov Georgievich Vladimirov - the author of the popular trilogy published in the Astrel publishing house ("1000 chess problems", "1000 chess etudes" and "1000 chess riddles") presents his new work. This is a real small encyclopedia that contains tasks and sketches of all genres, the history of the development of the composition, terminology, personalities, memorable events. It is intended for a wide range of readers, coaches, editors of chess categories. The collection does not repeat any of the positions mentioned in the books.

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    & nbsp; In this book, two legendary works of the famous Austrian chess master, writer and composer are combined under one cover. & nbsp; The author’s subtle humor is tied to instructive, vivid, and sometimes even fun chess examples, which will allow the reader to take a different look at chess and increase the strength of his game. & nbsp; For a wide range of chess lovers. Snippet 1 Fragment 2

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    In this book, two legendary works of the famous Austrian chess master, writer and composer are combined under one cover. & nbsp; The author’s subtle humor is tied to instructive, vivid, and sometimes even fun chess examples, which will allow the reader to take a different look at chess and increase the strength of his game. & nbsp; For a wide range of chess lovers. This is an e-book, a link to which will be available in your account after payment.

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    Before you & mdash; a collection of selected tasks and studies by Vladimir Hakobyan, international grandmaster, FIDE vice world champion, multiple Olympic chess champion in the national team of Armenia. You will get acquainted with a variety of beautiful ideas, some of which may well meet in a practical game. The solution to these pieces of chess will surely bring you great pleasure and will contribute to the development of your tactical vigilance. The special editor of this book was Oleg Pervakov, two-time world chess champion. For a wide range of chess lovers. This is an e-book, a link to which will be available in your account after payment.

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    Before you & mdash; a collection of selected tasks and studies by Vladimir Hakobyan, international grandmaster, vice-champion of the world FIDE, repeated Olympic champion in chess as part of the national team of Armenia. You will get acquainted with a variety of beautiful ideas, some of which may well meet in a practical game. Solving these chess pieces will surely give you great pleasure and will contribute to the development of your tactical vigilance. The special editor of this book was Oleg Pervakov, two-time world chess champion. For a wide range of chess lovers

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