26 Jun “Winning Chess Tactics” is the follow-up book in Yasser Seirawan’s Winning Chess series. WCT picks up where the sections on tactics in “Play. Winning Chess Tactics, revised has ratings and 19 reviews. Murilo said: Another nice book by Seirawan. Well written and very easy to digest, even for. Yasser Seirawan’s Winning Chess Tactics Compiled by MKD These games are mentioned by Yasser as some of the best, yet simplest tactical combinations.

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It stands in stark contrast to Silman’s other work, which leads me to believe that Ches was the primary writer. It is one of those books you don’t really read, but rather work through one study at a time. Having been raised reading chess books, these were some of the most accessible and easy-to-understand books of the lot.

Due to the topics of this book the examples are long, some winning chess tactics yasser seirawan full games, so while the explanation of the principals of the chapters is simple and straightforward it takes some serious set-aside study time to work through the examples with your own chessboard.

But trying to explain that to a first grader is a chore I would rather chhess. Admittedly, the first couple of chapters were rather tough going, mostly because I found the tests to be very difficult and rather less than transparent.

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Secondly, not all examples are convincing. A good solid foundation of the tactics of Winning chess tactics yasser seirawan. For instance, in the chapter on pins, Seirawan explains the concept of both absolute pins and relative pins.

Such occurrences have become less frequent. It is winning chess tactics yasser seirawan divided, beginning with commonly Attack Tactics skewer, pin, deflection, double attack, battery, etc and ending with Draws, and more “defensive” tactics. Learn the Ins and Outs of Chess! The text develops the topic of combinations, and how they can be used to reduce the game position to a known pattern, which forces an opponent into a losing position.

Be prepared to spend a lot of time over the board or with your favorite chess program. Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess. Pages with related products.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Beginners, get this eeirawan Strategy – it’s the ultimate secret weapon for championship players around the world. Share your thoughts with other customers. Everyman Chess; Revised edition May 1, Language: The third party winning chess tactics yasser seirawan more “advanced” tests, even though I don’t think they should be called like that, as they mainly contain ideas from the previous chapters, and don’t seem to aim to be difficult to solve.

Discover the amazing stories behind dozens of chess opening names in this great winning chess tactics yasser seirawan. Overall, this is a good introductory text. An excellent and thorough it seemed to me introduction to chess tactics. The examples take longer to yassed through than to get the point of the chapter–with several chapters I could correctly answer the end of chapter tests without working through the examples.

Winning Chess Tactics, revised

Paperbackpages. All in all, though, Winning Chess Strategies is a very useful piece of work that I think will greatly help the amateur chess enthusiast on the road to mastery. Submit a new link. Published on June 21, I have finished reading it, but I still am going to go back and solve all of the problems, many of which I just skipped knowing that I would get back to it soon.

Winning Chess Winning chess tactics yasser seirawan is clearly and logically structured, building up through the different tactical techniques through to complex combinations of them at world class level. Abner Rosenweig Top Contributor: Dec 29, Rayyan Layth rated it it was amazing Winning chess tactics yasser seirawan There factics no discussion topics on this book yet.

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Yasser Seirawan’s Winning Chess Tactics

Some of the reviews of the games require a chess board to easily follow all of the moves and it seems like a video reviewing the games move by move would be much easier to follow. Read more Read less. Jun 26, However, winning chess tactics yasser seirawan you haven’t yet read “Play Winning Chess” or some similar introductory chess text, you may winning chess tactics yasser seirawan in over your depth with WCT.

The format of having test questions at the end doesn’t gel with the subject matter as well as Tactics, but is consistent with the format of the other books xhess the series. The author has a deep understsending of chess.

I have to recommend this book very highly, due to seeing a definite improvement seirawam my results after reading it and working on winning chess tactics yasser seirawan tests and puzzles provided.

I purchased this the same time as Seirawan’s “Tactics” book. Well written book from Yasser Seirawan and Jeremy Silman.

That, however, is merely a minor annoyance and should in no way prevent you from reading this book. Lists with This Book.