Learn the art of the checkmate from Bobby Fischer, chess grandmaster.
Jeremy Silman leads a mind-expanding journey through the groundbreaking concept of imbalances, leaving readers with a master-level positional foundation.
Nimzowitsch’s ideas have had a profound influence on modern chess thinking and My System is at the top of a very short list of chess classics.
A revolutionary book on chess endgames, designed to ensure that you understand everything you need to advance to the next level.
After dominating the chess world for a decade, Josh Waitzkin turned to Tai Chi Chuan and ultimately became a World Champion. How did he conquer two disciplines that seem so different? He explains: 'I've come to realize that what I am best at is not Tai Chi, and it is not chess. What I am best at is the art of learning.'
A training manual to help the average player understand how a grandmaster thinks, and even more important, how he works. Kotov tackles fundamental issues such as knowing how and when to analyze, the tree of analysis, a selection of candidate moves and the factors of success.