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Remco 9 years 6 months ago Permalink. It is a good book, but the material is limited.
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It is much closer to Kasparov’s style of commenting than to Bronstein’s. The Art of Taking Calculated Risks.
Read more Read less. I’m sure you’ll get a feel for the positions that arise in the particular games included in this book, just as you will from any annotated games collection, but this book certainly does NOT winningg a broad or systematic look at pawn structures.
This book is very good, presenting complex strategical pawn structures linked to 1 d4. Build middlehames your Chess with Artur Yusupov: To the criticisms about too much depth and not enough breadth: The layout is pleasant to the eye. Looking for beautiful books?
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Winning Chess Middlegames: An Essential Guide to Pawn Structures by Ivan Sokolov
Titled Winning Chess Middlegamesmy first question when I got hold of the book was: Product details File Size: These little “did you see that? Start reading Winning Chess Middlegames on your Kindle in under a minute. This is easily one of the best middlegame books of recent middlegamse.
AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. It is very dense with variations and contains a lot of in-depth analysis.
In very accessible verbal explanations this book helps you to solve the basic problems of chess middlegames: But the material that is included is fairly in depth. Ivan Sokolov, a world famous Grandmaster, has written a lucid guide on how to win chess middlegames by addressing an almost universally ignored but extremely important topic: My games as Black often transpose from the Catalan, or sometimes Reti, into a Queen’s Indian position with a white bishop fianchettoed on g2, a black one on b7, middlegame black pawns on c5 and d5.
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It is very dense with variations and contains a lot of in-depth analysis. The title suggests that the book is about pawn structures and the middlegame plans that are optimal. So on the one hand, Arne, it shouldn’t have been that disappointing for you but on the other hand it’s winnning to keep on reminding readers of this.
With its highly accessible verbal explanations and deep analyses of top-level games, this book helps you to solve the basic problems of the middlegame: With its highly accessible verbal explanations and deep analyses of top-level games, this book helps you to solve the basic problems of the middlegame: Hanging Wwinning 4 structures 4. Ivan Sokolov An unchanged reprint of the second edition of this modern classic. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.
Ivan Sokolov explains matters profoundly, honestly and objectively including lots of inside stories from top-level chess, neither sparing his colleague grandmasters nor himself in his comments. Although not titled an “opening” book, Sokolov teaches us HOW to study openings– in context of structure and tactics.
I probably wouldn’t recommend it to anybody under Elo, but for players striving to improve their understanding of these openings – and willing to invest their time and effort! Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Arlen added it Apr 14, Sokolov does a fantastic job FOCUSING on the winninh common pawn structures, which, by early endgame or late middle, are very similar in appearance regardless of opening, giving value to players of any opening, club level and beyond. Opting for two hanging pawns in the centre with Soviet Chess Strategy Price: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Winning Chess Middlegames: An Essential Guide to Pawn Structures
Read more Read less. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The illustrations for these structures in an overwhelming majority stem from games in the Nimzo-Indian and the Queen’s Gambit – in other words, the ‘classical’ 1. Toh Kane is currently reading it Sep 02,