The Mammoth Book of Chess
This comprehensive, up-to-date, all-purpose guide to chess is guaranteed to improve the game of the novice and to enable players of even limited experience to advance to good club level or better. Not only does this invaluable volume illuminate the elegance and mysteries of the classic chess game, it has also been revised to bring readers up to the minute about the myriad possibilities of chess on the Internet. Among the outstanding features of this user-friendly mammoth book are a complete guide to the main chess openings, hundreds of test positions for players of all standards, courses in tactics and attacking strategy, practical advice for further study, and an exceptionally helpful glossary as well as information about international chess events. In addition to providing a history of some of the greatest games ever played, it forecasts the exciting future for chess around the world and on the Internet.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - farbror - LibraryThing
This is the chess book I have used the most! Lots of usefull info for almost all categories of players. The thing I like the most is the short presentations of a lot of openings. Perfect stuff if you ... Read full review
Review: The Mammoth Book of Chess. Graham BurgessUser Review - Morris Nelms - Goodreads
Recommended if you play chess. Read full review