A World Champion's Guide to Chess: Step-by-Step Instructions for Winning Chess the Polgar Way
Random House Puzzles & Games, 2005 - Games - 371 pages
Learn to Win at Chess from World Champion Susan Polgar
Susan Polgar, 4-time World Chess Champion, became a living legend by following the methods taught by her father, Laszlo Polgar, the famous Hungarian chess coach. InA World Champion's Guide to Chess, Susan reveals these masterful tactics and techniques to players of all ages. With coauthor Paul Truong, an 11-time National Champion, she begins with the basics of understanding how the pieces move and leads the reader through checkmate and defense, pawn promotion, and opening and endgame patterns. Accompanying the lessons are personal glimpses into Susan's famous career, including her story of becoming the first female Grandmaster, the highest title in chess.
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Review: A World Champion's Guide to Chess: Step-by-step instructions for winning chess the Polgar wayUser Review - Jerry - Goodreads
This book is great for a beginner to not quite an intermediate player. I do have a lower rank in chess, but have been playing for years. I zoomed through this book in about 2 weeks. I had to push ... Read full review