Jan 20, A different kind of book is Shereshevsky’s ‘Endgame Strategy’, one will not learn the basics from this book at all; it has more to do with transitions from the . Shereshevsky – Endgame Strategy, pdf – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online for free. Endgame Strategy has 39 ratings and 3 reviews. Robert said: To provide to soviet masters a good reference book about all the endgames, GM Yuri Averbakh .

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Aug 28, 1. If you teach a language, for example, the student needs to know that this word means this, that the correct sentence structure is this, that the ending for, i.

I’ve broken it down into 4 categories, picked 2 books from each, but also listed some other worthy contenders. Nirmal rated it it was amazing Aug 25, And in the case of openings, it is disputable exact knowledge, since a verdict on a specific line of play could be overturned.

The key is for the student to improve his thinking process by seeing illustrative examples. In fact any of the Dvoretsky books could be in this list; I suggest looking out for the revised Olms versions as they appear this year, or picking up cheap used copies of the older works. Finally, for an endgame reference work there is Keres’ classic ” Practical Chess Endings “.


Endgame Strategy By Mikhail Shereshevsky

And then they just apply their exact knowledge. Open Preview See a Problem? This book is highly respected for a reason, but it is not obvious when you first see it. Yingjie Gu rated it it was amazing May 04, Scott rated it really liked it Dec 16, I’ve heard nothing but praise for that book.

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Richard rated it really liked it Jan 04, However, it is not really about basic endgames i. Can USCF rating floors be obtained by winning certain tournaments?

Shereshevsky is an International Master from Belarus. Endgame Strategy by Mikhail Shereshevsky. I have another – very interesting – book by him called The Soviet Chess Conveyor.

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Sure, you can analyze the position for yourself and learn from that, but often you will want to hear what the author would say about some other strztegy. Though I have Silman’s endgme course, I aim to get the Shereshevsky book to fill gaps and help achieve the positions in Silmans, and other’s books. Some time around then I played the following game with a tough, queenless middlegame.


A couple of weeks ago, Ryan Emmett asked me to produce a list of the best books for an aspiring club player. Most examples begin with several sets of minor pieces, rooks; others are heavy piece endings with each side having two rooks and a queen. Trivia About Endgame Strategy.

You’ll notice there are no openings books, but only because the best ones depend on which openings you like to play. Books by Mikhail Shereshevsky. Mark all topics as READ. Also ” Karpov – Korchnoi sherehevsky by Keene covers a fascinating match; ” The Soviet School of Chess ” by Kotov and Yudovich is incredible propaganda; Nimzovich’s ” Karpov – Korchnoi ” is wonderful from a historical point of view.

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Endgames ” Chess Endings: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Averbakh’s handbook covers all the basic endgame theory that every chess player should know and it’s amazing how many don’t ; essential BEST endgame manual I know of.