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Play the Caro-KannPlay the Caro-Kann.
Type: BOOKS. Detail: Houska, J. Product Code: 9781857444346.
Category: 1 E4 OPENINGS. Publisher: Everyman.
Retail Price: AUD $32.95 (includes GST)
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The Caro Kann is a reliable yet at the same time dynamic answer to White's most popular opening move, 1 e4. It has the seal of approval of numerous leading Grandmasters including Vishy Anand, Evgeny Bareev and Alexey Dreev, as well as former World Champion Anatoly Karpov, who has utilized it with great success throughout his illustrious career. One of the attractions of the CaroKann is that it suits a variety of different styles; it can lead to wild tactical battles as well as quiet, positional play. In Play the Caro Kann, Jovanka Houska presents the reader with a concise and trustworthy repertoire within the opening, providing a solution against all of White's main possibilities. Houska examines the important tactical and strategic plans for both sides, arming the reader with enough information to begin playing the CaroKann with confidence in his or her own games. Softback 208 pages. Dimensions 152 x 228 x 14.48mm
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