Dig Through Our Books

Title
Author
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card


 




Bookmark and Share




 
Browse By Category

View Other Categories
 
 
 
Pandolfini's Ultimate Guide to Chess: Basic to Advanced Strategies with America's Foremost Chess Instructor, Pandolfini, Bruce

Author Name    Pandolfini, Bruce

Title   Pandolfini's Ultimate Guide to Chess: Basic to Advanced Strategies with America's Foremost Chess Instructor

Binding   PAPERBACK

Book Condition   Very Good

Publisher    Simon & Schuster

ISBN Number    0743226178 / 9780743226172

Seller ID   SKU9140278

0743226178 Very Good. Light wear to covers/corners. Trade paperback binding. Support Last Word Books & Press and independent booksellers.

Stock Description, May Not Reflect Item

From America's foremost chess teacher and author comes a new standard: a comprehensive course covering all aspects of the game, to improve your technique whether you are a newcomer or a longtime fan.
One of America's best-known chess masters, Bruce Pandolfini has helped millions learn the intricacies of chess through his acclaimed books and workshops. In this exciting volume, he presents a complete overview of the entire game and its culture. Structured as a dialogue between a beginning student and an expert teacher, "Pandolfini's Ultimate Guide to Chess" takes the student step-by-step from fundamentals to advanced, highly strategic play. Combining easy-to-follow diagrams with trenchant and up-to-date analysis, Pandolfini puts a new twist on accepted chess theory, offering a seamless beginning-to-end approach, including:
- a short introductory history of the game
- the moves, rules, and contemporary notation forms
- the basic principles of chess
- how to develop an opening repertoire
- the art of tactical play
- pattern recognition and memory aids
- traps and pitfalls to be avoided
- middlegame play, strategy, and planning
- defense and counterattack
- transitions to the endgame and the endgame itself
- computers and the future of chess
- the best websites for playing chess online
With Pandolfini's expert insight into the history and modern world of chess, as well as several appendices to enhance play and appreciation, "Pandolfini's Ultimate Guide to Chess" makes the perfect gift for players of all ages and will be the benchmark title for chess players for years to come.

Price = 9.00 USD


Related items brought to you by the miracles of modern technology:
The Tenderness of Wolves: A Novel, Penney, Stef
The Tenderness of Wolves: A Novel
Penney, Stef
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Take Your Kids to Europe, 7th: How to Travel Safely (and Sanely) in Europe with Your Children
Harriman, Cynthia
9.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

From Santa Fe to O'Keeffe Country: A One Day Journey Through the Soul of New Mexico (Adventure Roads Travel)
Barkan, Rhonda; Rice, John D.; Sinclaire, Peter
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

The Ultimate Kauai Guidebook
Doughty, Andrew; Friedman, Harriett
7.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Postcards from Tomorrow Square: Reports from China, Fallows, James
Postcards from Tomorrow Square: Reports from China
Fallows, James
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Out Stealing Horses: A Novel, Petterson, Per
Out Stealing Horses: A Novel
Petterson, Per
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Water & Earth: A Journal (1971-76)
Gauthier, Guy
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Healing Herbs: The Essential Guide
Griffith, H. Winter
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Chill Out and Get Healthy: Live Clean to Be Strong and Stay Sexy, Raupp L.Ac.  M.S, Aimee E.
Chill Out and Get Healthy: Live Clean to Be Strong and Stay Sexy
Raupp L.Ac. M.S, Aimee E.
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

The Life of Charles Dickens: The Illustrated Edition (The Illustrated Editions), Forster, John
The Life of Charles Dickens: The Illustrated Edition (The Illustrated Editions)
Forster, John
30.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

Washington Grangers celebrate a century
Norwood, Gus
7.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

The First Measured Century: An Illustrated Guide to Trends in America, 1900-2000, Caplow, Theodore; Hicks, Louis; Wattenberg, Ben J.
The First Measured Century: An Illustrated Guide to Trends in America, 1900-2000
Caplow, Theodore; Hicks, Louis; Wattenberg, Ben J.
6.00 USD
Add to Book Bag

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to lastwordbooks@gmail.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie