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All 33 games from Irving Chernev’s book Logical Chess: Move By Move (Every Move Explained), Faber & Faber ; New Algebraic Edition B.T. Batsford, . Logical Chess: Move by Move by Irving Chernev. This classic chess book of annotated games written by prolific chess author Irving Chernev explains the. My 60 Memorable Games by Bobby Fischer Logical Chess Move By Move by Irving Chernev The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal by Mikhail Tal Bobby Fischer.

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While this is a great book, there are some areas where it is showing its age having first been issued chrnev a half century ago.

Dec 14, Tyler rated it really liked it Shelves: If you haven’t got a chess book, then I can think of no better way to start a collection than this one. This is such a good book.

Fortunately, it easy to return to the actual printed game sequence because it remains standing in the proper place on the first board. Alles mag stimmen, es hat aber keine Relevanz. Since the book was written decades before I was born, I wish I had seen it when I was It’s an old friend. Great book, it is simply not in the same league as Nunn’s book, it’s like comparing the books “Old Vhess and “A tale of Two Cities” The prose of the first is considered inferior to that in the latter, but few who have read both books would disagree that they both have something to offer the reader.

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Mar 06, Tony rated it really liked it. These chess puzzle books written in descriptive notation with diagrams on every xhernev can be solved by starring at the book — no board is necessary. A really enjoyable chess book.

Blame it on Chernov, Dad, and I was no slouch. Just by fhernev the basic principles one already memorizes and adapts them easily and I caught myself looking at a position on the chess board in a different way. If am even still trying to learn and play this game, it is because of Chernev’s writings. Oct 09, John rated it really liked it Shelves: I never bought the book. Er verliert sich nicht in endlosen Varianten.


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Cess he does h It’s nice to have a book that explains games move by move. The only flaw I found in the book was that it had about 3 or 4 themes that it kept focusing on. Highly recommended to any enthusiast who wants to build a platform to be more than just a hobby player. Makes ample use of quotations from other chess legends to corroborate the points that he is making.

Logical Chess (Chernev)

There’s only so much you can say about 1. Logical Chess is recommended to intermediate players and mature, advanced beginners with excellent reading comprehension logixal can follow alternate lines and five-move combinations.

Tim Hanke is a U. Highly recommended to any enthusiast who wants to chefnev a platform to be more than just a hobb The first book on chess I’ve read that wouldn’t strictly be for beginners.

Chess is a games of rules and exceptions, not just rules. If you ever feel like purchasing a chess book as a gift to a beginner, look no further. If you are an experienced player looking for accurate analysis you look elsewhere. Post as a guest Name. Kolkata Open Grandmasters Cuess.

It was called a perfect model game – and here it was, in this book that I first saw it, despite having known about Rubinstein for a long time. Trivia About Logical Chess Mov This points to the fact that good positional knowledge is required to make use of the advantage. You would benefit from chss them both, simply start with Chernev then finish with Nunn in that way any corrections that are required to the way you reason about chess theory can be correct by the modern theory in Nunn’s book.

Logical Chess Move By Move: Every Move Explained New Algebraic Edition

In most games, a certain number of captures must occur to clear off defenders and make way for invasion before a checkmate can happen. The whole point is to explain the reason behind every move.


But you will love the way he describes the games. That’s not too much of a problem when it comes to the tactics, because tactics never go out of fashion.

I agree, it’s very hard to post “great” questions, and xaisoft really is doing a super job posting questions. Luxuriate in its timeless wonderfulness and you’ll have a grand time. Now, I get to say that Rubinstein-Salwe, Lodz, game 20 left a deep impression on me.

Get sniffy about the old codger wearing unfashionable clothes and it might not quite work for you. It must fit in with the scheme of the game you are playing and be tempered by the demands of the opponent. My guess is that Nunn might reference Chernev in his book Understanding Chess Move by Movegiven the obvious parallel between the titles, but I’ve never looked at the book.

They had little choice, because I refused to report to the classroom and kept playing chess instead. In this book, Chernev annotates 33 games and comments on each move for both players. Nothing in chess—no convention, principle, or recommended procedure—is to be practiced rigidly.

Every move is explained and avoids the mundane paragraphs of chess notation. I have not read all books on chess, but you can rest assured – this one has earned universal acclaim. It also has to be said that some of Chernev’s advice is a tad suspect.

I know all the chess players here have already written love letters to this book, but I could not let that stop me from writing mine. For me this filled the gap between the Masters’ books that i do not understand talking about positions 6 moves down the line, and beginners’ books that tell you how the knight moves.

May 10, Alan Tomkins-Raney rated it really liked it.