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. It seems that Nunn (who is undoubtedly a stronger player than Chernev was) is correct in his criticisms of certain instances of analysis in. Irving Chernev, Logical Chess: Move by Move () has earned its place as a classical text that is often recommended to players who seek to.

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Dass er Fehler macht, etc. Chernev’s books have great instruction, and are very easy to read, while Nunn’s books can be too difficult for the average player. Anyway, I found the teaching style very appealing and kove learnt a lot.

Published June 30th by Batsford first published January 1st You may want to consider one of these in addition to “Logical Chess”. NOT the whole story! He gushed about the book and went on and on about it and how it would help me.

Chess Skills: Logical Chess: A Book Review

Here’s all the PGNS sans annotations: Game 1 of this book, “von Scheve – Teichmann, Berlin “. Oct 26, Paul Bryant rated it really liked it Shelves: At the time Chernev wrote his book there was no powerful chess engines and computer analysis, unlike Nunn which likely uses a lot of these tools to support the accuracy of his analysis.

I had heard of games leaving impressions on people before, but after playing chess more than 40 years, it had never happened to me.

I was so obsessed with chess from the start that I played through every game in this book at a shamefully fast pace –“shameful,” in the sense that it was indicative of a waste of life or a lack of having a life.


But I don’t believe this should vhernev you to read Chernev’s book with caution at least no more caution or skepticism than one should have when reading anythingand certainly not with paranoia. Excellent Book one of the best books I ever bought Verified purchase: In some situations a pawn in front of castled king gets moved and he’s like “what a terrible move, don’t violate the king’s safety!

P-Q4, which the author has found so useful for White who easily constrains Whitebut not for Black who is bottled up. His love for chess is immediately obvious, and of course, contagious. Makes ample use of quotations from other chess legends to corroborate the points that he is making.

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Logical Chess : Move By Move : Every Move Explained

Jan 26, 1. So I looked for the book and it was out of print with copies going for big bucks. It was also fun and enlightening to see some master brilliancies. Some of the grandmaster writings soon become esoteric for a beginner trying to get enough of the basics to continue developing and learning. Every move is explained in details along with positional analysis. Return to Book Page. Move by Move has earned its place as a classical text that is often recommended to players who seek You have to make some allowances for its age.

I read Logical Chess prior to these tactics books and did not see such tactical improvements in my game. View all 17 comments. If I could live my life over again ah, if only I would make one simple change. Other books in this series.

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Didn’t know who he was but played him and afterwards when going over the game with him, he advised me to get a copy of Chernev’s Logical Chess Move By Move. Youth Chess Scholastic players and parents: Er verliert sich nicht in endlosen Varianten. Jan 26, 5. And he, like von Scheve in this game, were a little too awed by even great masters like Teichmann.


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Great book, it is simply not cess the same league as Nunn’s book, it’s like comparing the books “Old Yeller” 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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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. In the future, additional posts may also carry this tag. Where can the aspiring chess player find a d Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Nothing in chess—no convention, principle, or recommended procedure—is to be practiced rigidly.

It’s a great book alright, but it was written back in the days when computers comprised a room full of vacuum tubes, and had maybe 1 KB of memory less than enough to hold just my Amazon review here.