202 Surprising Checkmates

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Courier Corporation, 1998 - Games - 112 pages
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This instructive manual, written by two experienced chess teachers, concentrates on one- and two-move checkmates that encourage players to keep alert to new possibilities. Instructive maneuvers feature queen sacrifices, "smothered" mates, "quiet moves," castling, en passant pawn capture, and other techniques. 202 exercises. Solutions included.
 

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Section 1
3
Section 2
6
Section 3
8
Section 4
17
Section 5
23
Section 6
26
Section 7
34
Section 8
41
Section 10
66
Section 11
72
Section 12
74
Section 13
75
Section 14
86
Section 15
91
Section 16
93
Section 17
100

Section 9
49

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About the author (1998)

FRED WILSON is a professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Toronto.

American Master Bruce Alberston is one of the most popular chess writers in the world today. His books have been instructing and entertaining chessplayers worldwide for more than two decades. He lives with his wife in New York

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