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Basic Chess Openings for KidsBasic Chess Openings for Kids.
Type: BOOKS. Detail: Hertan, C. Product Code: 9789056915971.
Category: BEGINNERS. Publisher: .
Retail Price: AUD $35.00 (includes GST)
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Traditional chess opening books concentrate on the variations in different openings. Charles Hertan believes that for beginners and advanced beginners memorizing lines is not only boring but also a waste of time.Hertans approach is different. He helps kids to develop a solid understanding of the fundamental opening principles. What are the properties of each chess piece, and how can they be mobilized effectively to work together and get a strong position on the board?In his trademark humorous and kidfriendly way, Hertan teaches what you should actually be trying to achieve at the start of a game. Kids will love learning how to avoid The Five Most Common Opening Mistakes.This is a fun, easytouse, downtoearth and accessible chess opening primer.
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