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How to Beat your Dad at Chess
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By Grandmaster Murray Chandler
This a chess book for everyone, from eight to eight, beginner to master. In a clear, easy-to-follow format it explains how the best way to beat a stronger opponent (be it a friend, clubmate - or Dad!) is by cleverly forcing checkmate. Delightful and instructive positions from real games are used to show the 50 Deadly Checkmates that chess masters user to win their games.
For the beginner, simply learning the checkmating ideas and enjoying the examples will help develop the tactical skills needed to carry out attacks, combinations and sacrifices.
For the advanced player, many of these checkmating ideas will come as a revelation, having never been categorized before. Experts agree that pattern-recognition is vital to success in chess, and this book provides a wealth of valuable patterns
How to Beat Your Dad at Chess makes improving easy and fun, and is full of helpful explanations and practical advice on how to approach chess games with confidence - and success.
What the critics are saying about How to Beat Your Dad at Chess:
"A Splendid Christmas Present!"- Ken Bloodworth of WesternMorning News
"Thorough and entertaining.. the book is well-designed and wellwritten." - Inside Chess
"Fun to read for players of any age or any strength." - GM Lubosh Kavalek of The Washington Post