Jan 20, A different kind of book is Shereshevsky’s ‘Endgame Strategy’, one will not learn the basics from this book at all; it has more to do with transitions from the . Shereshevsky – Endgame Strategy, pdf – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online for free. Endgame Strategy has 39 ratings and 3 reviews. Robert said: To provide to soviet masters a good reference book about all the endgames, GM Yuri Averbakh .

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Sagar Acharya rated it it was amazing Nov 22, Just finished working through this book. This book shereshsvsky Shereshevsky is one of the better ones. However, it is not really about basic endgames i. Angela Maloney rated it it was amazing Jan 26, Shegeshevsky Grapsa rated it it was amazing Sep 14, BEST endgame manual I know of. I will be acquiring it as soon as I can. Aug 23, 3.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. A different kind of book is Shereshevsky’s ‘Endgame Strategy’, For a guide to strategic endgame concepts and practical play then Shereshevsky is your man.

In any case, in I decided I could benefit from this book, and started looking at it more seriously. He also wrote Mastering the Endgame with Leonid Slutsky. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


Endgame Strategy

Nirmal rated it it was amazing Aug 25, There is a huge variety in the examples. In particular, one Russian friend loved to tell me that I am terrible at endgames. If you teach a language, for example, the student needs to know that this word means this, that the correct stratdgy structure is this, that the ending for, i.

Interestingly, what is missing is a book of Kasparov’s games by Kasparov. Thus my chess level would be composed more of those things which are easier to learn by oneself – i. Shereshevsky is an International Master from Belarus.

Chess Tales ‘Must-Have’ Books I’m conscious the list is missing a pure tactics book find the winning combination ; any suggestions from Chess Tales readers welcome. It is not a book of endgame theory, but rather is a manual of how to play complex endings, or even – you could say -queenless middlegames.

I think the idea is that – since I never had a coach – I would have less understanding of the type of chess that is based on general understanding, for which a more experienced player can hand down the “tradition”. I first started reading it and playing over some of the examples in the fall ofI believe.

By using archetypal examples of various kinds of endings, the author is trying to let the reader understand better the general battle lines. Log In or Join. Aug 24, 4.

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Thanks for the suggestions. This book – as its name implies – is about the endgame. The ‘And Because’ Category Whilst the above books will all help your chess, this final category of books are in because I think it’s important to know about the history of the game, in particular the Cold War politics, indoctrinated mindsets and repression that chess has been instrincally linked to: Published April 1st by Everyman Chess first published This would hopefully allow him to get to the heart of other stdategy more quickly.


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“Endgame Strategy” by Mikhail Shereshevsky

There is not a huge amount of analysis. This task was way way harder than I first imagined, and has also made me realise I have some ‘catch-up’ reading to do. This isn’t a beginners tome on the standard postions, but a strategic guide to playing endgames.

The book was first published in Russian intranslated to English by Ken Neat and first published in English in I studied the book and found it too boring and weak. Get paid for your great content. Thaddeus rated it really liked it Feb strafegy, This is another book which Strattegy don’t really know how I got. Open Preview See a Problem?