The Survival Guide to Competitive Chess: Improve YThe Survival Guide to Competitive Chess: Improve Y.
Type: BARGAINS. Detail: Emms, J. Product Code: 9781857444124.
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Grandmaster John Emms reveals the secrets of how to maximize potential and improve results in competitive play. Drawing upon years of his own experience, Emms tackles the allimportant practical aspects of chess playing: studying ones own strengths and weaknesses, and those of prospective opponents; concentration and manner at the chessboard; handling time trouble; tackling cheats; playing for a win or a draw; saving difficult positions; avoiding silly mistakes; building an opening repertoire; using chess computers and software; choosing the right tournaments and much more besides. Softback, 192 pages. Dimensions 152 x 228 x 10.92mm
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