My System: A Treatise on Chess

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D. McKay Company, 1947 - Chess. - 372 pages
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A collection of illustrative games supplements board diagrams and descriptions of position play and elements of chess strategy

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User Review  - mldavis2 - LibraryThing

This book is a classic in chess planning and strategy. Originally published in English translation in 1930, it is still a cornerstone of chess literature and a jump into more 'modern' thinking of ... Read full review

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The definitive work on postional play. every serious chess player should read this. Even if you do not follow his system, it gives you greater understanding of aspects of the game. This version is in algebraic notation. Read full review

Contents

On the Center and Development
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LIQUIDATION TO GAIN TTME
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6a SURRENDER OF THE CENTER
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