The Chess covers the basic pieces of chess, before going on to some more advanced topics. FREE Playing The Game chapter in the trial version. Audience Intended for everyone interested in Chess, particularly for beginners and intermediate ...Read more
The Chess covers the basic pieces of chess, before going on to some more advanced topics. FREE Playing The Game chapter in the trial version.
Intended for everyone interested in Chess, particularly for beginners and intermediate students.
Fully illustrated. Search for the words or phrases Navigate from Table of Contents or read page by page Access the guide anytime, anywhere - at home, on the train, in the subway. Always have the guide available for a quick reference. Multi-Platform device capability (PDA, smartphone, PC) Add Bookmarks, text annotations and mark-ups Table of Contents
I. Playing The Game: The Board | King | Knight | Bishop | Rook | Queen | Pawn | Pawn Promotion | Castling | En passant Capture | Initial Position | Conclusion of the Game | Glossary
II. Notating The Game: Algebraic Notation | Ambiguity | Sample Game in Algebraic Notation | Coordinate Notation | ICCF Numerical Notatio
III. Tactics: Guarding | Batteries | The Exchange | Forks and Double Attacks | Pinned Pieces | Skewers | Discoveries | Removing the Defender | Sacrifices | In Between Moves | Tactics Exercises
IV. Strategy: Material | Compensation | Pawn Strategy and Pawn Chains | Tempo | Quality | Initiative | Zugzwang | Combining attack with defense
V. Basic Openings: King's Pawn Opening | Queen's Pawn Openings (closed and semi-closed games) | Other Openings
VI. The Endgame: Basic Checkmates | Minor Piece Checkmates | Pawn Endings | Endgame Studies and Puzzles
VII. Puzzles: Samples Chess Games | Tournaments | Tactics Exercises | Review
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UPDATED ON: Jan 9, 2011
INSTALLATIONS: 100 - 500
LATEST VERSION: 12.2
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 1.5 and up