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Author Willemze, Thomas, author.

Title The chess toolbox : practical techniques everyone should know / Thomas Willemze.

Publication Info. Alkmaar, The Netherlands : New in Chess, 2018.
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 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  794.12 WIL    DUE 07-19-20
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  794.12 WIL    DUE 07-24-20
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Description 399 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Note Includes index.
Summary This is an essential book for anyone looking to improve their game. Understanding chess tactics makes you a better player, and this accessible A to Z guide explains the game's key terms and jargon so you can put them into practice. From Castling to Zugzwang, from Underpromotion to Zwischenzug, the definitions are clear and informative. A large section features games from past chess masters and grandmasters that illustrate the technique in action, as well as exercises that help strengthen your knowledge and skills. You'll learn to seize opportunities and avoid traps, no matter what your level of play.
Subject Chess.
Chess -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
ISBN 9789056917975 (paperback)
9056917978 (paperback)
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