Simple Chess: New Algebraic Edition

December 8, 2020
Simple Chess: New Algebraic Edition

Written by a young Grand Master, this introduction to chessstrategy is aimed primarily at players for whom a game plan isutterly enigmatic. By isolating the basic elements and illustratingthem through a selection of Master and Grand Master games,Simple Chess breaks down the mystique of strategy intoplain, easy-to-understand ideas — only a knowledge of basic chessterminology is assumed.More than a lesson in chess fundamentals, this book illustratesan increasingly prevalent and successful style of play — a methodthat begins by slowly accumulating small but permanent advantages,saving the outright attack for later in the game. Newly convertedinto the current algebraic chess notation, this edition ofSimple Chess offers a strategic weapon for players atevery level of expertise.