Chess Endings has 42 ratings and 3 reviews. Arlen said: This is the best endgame primer I’ve ever run across. In just a few pages, the author (renowned S . the life and games of mikhail tal. ajedrez chess. Anatoly karpov my best games. ajedrez chess. chess engame tips. Adismael Souza. In this fundamental work, which includes more than items, investigates various types of rook endings. Depending on the number and.

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My own assessment of Silman’s material is that while it has rich instructive content, I find the style of presentation cynical, demeaning of the players at times unappealing.

Mar 3, 9. Here are some alternatives: It all depends on what you’re looking for. If you want to limit yourself to just one book, then I would also encourage you to check out James Howell’s Essential Chess Endings.

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I believe the Rook book is still in publication, but Everyman doesn’t seem to be selling the other two anymore. Log In or Join. If you can find it at a decent price. There are several practical advantages of learning pawn endings, including:. Are there puzzles ,examples exercises?


Mired in a dead-drawn rook and pawn endgame, I inveigled my opponent into trading rooks because the trade won a pawn for him. Michael mills rated it really liked it Jul 10, Paperbackpages. No trivia or quizzes yet. Essential Chess Endings by James Howell. Amer Zahra rated it it was amazing Feb 20, Aloisio Ponti rated it really liked it Oct 07, He analysed the endgames from the perspective of the openings that created them.

Mar 3, 3. Doug McCoy rated it it was amazing Jul 13, Lists with This Endnigs. But at least his other Endgame book is available, Endgame Strategy. Not only do you learn how individual pieces function, teaching you the first principles of chess; you also gain confidence when playing your own tournament games because you have some glimmer of understanding about the more simplified positions your game is tending toward.

Chess Endings: Essential Knowledge by Yuri Averbakh

Jen Gaias rated it it was amazing Mar ehdings, We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. JM rated it it was amazing Dec 13, Essential Knowledge should be left until you’re at least ELO.


Used paperback copies are very reasonably priced as well. Michael Ekker rated it liked it Mar 23, One last book to mention, that doesn’t fit into any avsrbakh the above categories but is well worth checking out Literally! Smyslov fan, what a great post! Which of these two endgame books?

Averbakh’s “Chess Endings: Essential Knowledge”

I don’t believe there is a single best endgame book. Maybe I should finish Silman first The summer before I started college, which is now 37 years ago—how the time slides by!

I am a beginner approximately seeking to improve my endgame technique. Want to Read saving…. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Tim Hanke Tim Hanke is a U. The tournament’s player’s guide”.

Best chess endgames book?

It also lacks focus at times. Mar 3, 4. Essential Knowledge by Yuri Averbakh .

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