All 33 games from Irving Chernev’s book Logical Chess: Move By Move (Every Move Explained), Faber & Faber ; New Algebraic Edition B.T. Batsford, . Logical Chess: Move by Move by Irving Chernev. This classic chess book of annotated games written by prolific chess author Irving Chernev explains the. My 60 Memorable Games by Bobby Fischer Logical Chess Move By Move by Irving Chernev The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal by Mikhail Tal Bobby Fischer.

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See and discover other items: I have started a computer chess engine tournament to fight it out and the surprising result was that Rybka won every game with black or white.

I would say it’s for anyone with a rating of up to or so. I couldn’t put it down for days. Chess can be a pleasant diversion, a powerful device for education, or an impressive display of mental ability.

But the thing is that Chernev selected this game in order to demonstrate the vital chess concept of good development and counter-play against weaker irvong. Tim Hanke is a U.

AlisonHart 10 min ago. Alles mag stimmen, es hat aber keine Relevanz. Sign up using Facebook. Not technical – but not condescending either.

Logical Chess : Move By Move : Every Move Explained

Because there are few books aimed at beginners, but which will still entertain you cheess you get stronger. Dec 14, Tyler rated it really liked it Shelves: I have 2 complaints.


Description Having learnt the basic moves, how exactly should a player improve? Now, I get to say that Rubinstein-Salwe, Lodz, game 20 left a deep impression on me. Jan 28, 7. It contains almost twice as many games and can be found very cheap on amazon http: For me, puzzle books had the best return on investment as far as rating improvement. The number of example openings is somewhat limited to nove and d4, but Chernev’s analysis of the queen pawn games exemplifies the importance of controlling the center of the board.

I heard that John Nunn really criticised this book. The fact that Chernev makes certain oversimplifications and yes, out-and-out mistakes in some places is a good thing to be discovered at some point in a player’s chess development, but this doesn’t necessarily mean that Chernev’s book, warts and all, cannot be very! Logical Chess is recommended to intermediate players and mature, advanced beginners with excellent reading comprehension who can follow alternate lines and five-move combinations.

Or, put it this way, I am genuinely jealous of people who have not read this book for the first time, because if the pleasure that is waiting for them, as long as they can make a few small allowances for the age difference Jan 28, Also, “Attack A More Important Piece” such as aiming thy ches at the opposing queen or pushing the pawn at a cherneb.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Chernev’s Logical Chess chednev a really good book.


Irving Chernev’s Logical Chess, Move by Move – The Chess Improver

It also has to be said that some of Chernev’s advice is a tad suspect. Lkgical all 17 comments. Please try again later. Book ratings by Goodreads. The first board never varies from the actual move order of the game given in the book. The second board serves as the “jumping off” point to look at other possibilities. But you will love the way he describes the games.

And he, like von Scheve in this game, were a little too awed by even great masters like Teichmann.

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There’s little or no value in reading a chess book that is too difficult to comprehend. My goal in reading books like this is to incorporate into my subconscious as many master game patterns as possible: Published June 30th by Batsford first published January 1st Chernev, like every other author of his time, plus and minus several decades, had no access to a “Grand Master in his pocket” like my handy dandy Droid phone.

Does a good job of explaining the ideas behind moves especially opening moves in easy to understand language.