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. It seems that Nunn (who is undoubtedly a stronger player than Chernev was) is correct in his criticisms of certain instances of analysis in. Irving Chernev, Logical Chess: Move by Move () has earned its place as a classical text that is often recommended to players who seek to.

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Already in the first game we are left with a position that is ” winning for white “. Description Having learnt the basic moves, how exactly should a player improve? If you were logocal try and take every word in Chernev’s book as gospel for the rest of your chess career, you would indeed be leading yourself astray. I enjoyed reading it, it changed the way I think about chess, specially in the opening phase.

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Chess Skills: Logical Chess: A Book Review

I think people like Nunn take things too seriously at times, he should chill out! It helps you understand the strategies and thought processes behind the masters of movee game.

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Chess Paperback Books in Spanish. I own about chess books. Every move is explained and avoids the mundane paragraphs of chess notation.

Develop your pieces, don’t let them sit on the back rank. Don’t get me wrong, I loved Chernev’s book, I just prefer to solve puzzles to learn tactics. Jul 06, Christian Drechsler rated it it was amazing. When describing a move similar to one previously described, most books do not repeat the analysis previously given. Avoid the Torturous Draw.


So I looked for the book and it was out of print with copies going for big bucks. Lists with This Book. Perfect for my current level. There are plenty of best practices ironed in with italics throughout the length of the book and t Four stars for covering with deliberation every move of thirty-three games. I haven’t thought of a single good one yet myself, not for lack of trying.

When I ended up on the Czech border with the Cav in the early 70’s, the king’s pawn was the universal opening. Does a good job of explaining the ideas behind moves especially Very good book.

Besides, I will not take Nunn’s ideas at face value because he has a similar book published and I have never heard a competitor review the competitive product amicably. May 15, Jason rated it really liked it. Do you have a source for Nunn’s criticism, so that we can know exactly what his points are? Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Youth Chess Scholastic players and parents: If you haven’t got a chess book, then I can think of no better way to start a collection than this one.

Is this feature helpful? View all 17 comments. This is a very good book for anyone rated under about ELO — it will cover at least something they do not know. Mar 05, Alex Vasai rated it it was amazing. In this popular classic, the author explains 33 complete games, in detail, move by move, including the reason for each one. It’s nice to have a book that explains games move by move. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Looking for beautiful books? Trending Price New.


Logical Chess : Move By Move : Every Move Explained

Yes, there is a fair amount of repetition, because that is how many of us learn. There’s only so much you can say about 1.

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It seems that Nunn who is undoubtedly a stronger player than Chernev was is correct in his criticisms of certain instances of analysis in Chernev’s book, and also correct in pointing out that Chernev is sometimes too quick to dogmatically conclude an overarching general principle that doesn’t properly allow for exceptions. Yes, Capablanca can do no wrong. Kove it on Chernov, Dad, and I was no slouch. But I don’t believe this should cause you to read Chernev’s book with caution at least no more caution or skepticism than one should have when reading anythingand certainly not with paranoia.

About this product Synopsis Having learnt the basic moves, how exactly should a player improve? Robert Pearson’s Chess Blog. 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 I agree, it’s very hard cheenev post “great” questions, and xaisoft really is doing a super job posting questions.