10 Most Common Chess Mistakes-- and How to Fix Them!

10 Most Common Chess Mistakes-- and How to Fix Them!

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This fascinating collection of 221 errors, misplays, oversights, and outright blunders shows the price that great players pay for violating basic chess principles and how to avoid these mistakes in your own game.

This fascinating collection of 221 typical errors committed by the world's greatest players challenges readers to test their skills by choosing between two moves: the right one, or the one actually played. Readers will be amazed at how even world champions make errors in critical situations and violate the basic principles of chess. From neglecting development and king safety, misjudging threats, and premature attacks to impulsiveness, snatching pawns, and basic inattention, chess players get a complete course in exactly what not to do.
Publisher: Las Vegas : Cardoza Pub., c2011.
Edition: 3rd ed.
ISBN: 9781580422895
Branch Call Number: 794. 1 EVA 2011
Characteristics: 256 p. : ill.


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flash2121 Jul 08, 2012

i love chess it one of the games that i play, cool...

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