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Chess for Adult Beginners

Chess for Adult Beginners

Author Alex Cherniack
Publisher Printed on Paige
Publication Date 2015
Section Espresso Book Machine Books / Games & Hobbies / Printed Here
Format Paperback
ISBN 9780692489666

This book describes how to improve at chess after learning the rules. Covered topics are: visualization, seeing threats, creating threats, reading chess notation, choosing the best move, sharpening tactics, understanding the importance of the center, endgame technique, and developing your own unique playing style. Exercises are included, with answers in the back (more are available from the accompanying Chess Workbook for Adult Beginners).


About the author

Alex Cherniack is a national master from Massachusetts. He has over 40 years experience playing in chess tournaments against strong opponents, and teaching chess to beginners of all levels.


Also by Alex Cherniack:

Chess for Advanced Adult Beginners

Chess Workbook for Advanced Adult Beginners

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