Winning Chess Combinations - Yasser Seirawan


Format: Book
Price:
£18.99

Description

Winning Chess Combinations by Yasser Seirawan

Combinations are the central element in chess; they make the game so magical and captivating. The beautiful point of sacrificing a queen, the strongest piece, in order to checkmate with a lowly pawn brings a smile of joy to all chess lovers. Virtually all chess games possess a combination, either one hidden in the shadows of analysis carefully avoided or one that provides a decisive blow. Winning Chess Combinations is a unique work that doesn't merely repeat the wonderfully rich and vast numbers of combinations, asking readers to solve a particular diagrammed position; it is a work that is far more realistic. A combination involves a sacrifice upsetting the balance of forces, but will it work or tragically boomerang? The reader is invited to solve this critical question by identifying the advantages that a specific position holds which might make the combination successful.

Winning Chess Combinations is the seventh in Yasser Seirawan's highly acclaimed Winning Chess series - probably the best-selling series of chess books ever published.
 - A complete guide to chess combinations
 - Includes stunning sacrifices
 - Ideal for the improving player

About the Author
Yasser Seirawan is a three-time U.S. Champion, the 1989 Western Hemisphere Champion, and an eight time member of the U.S. chess Olympiad team. He was the first American to vie for the World Championship title since Bobby Fischer. Currently one of the world's top-ranked chess players, he is one of only a handful of players to have defeated world champions Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov in tournament play. 

ISBN: 9781857444209, 254 pages, Paperback, Everyman Chess

DIGITAL EBOOK .ZIP (PGN+CBV+EPUB)
This is supplied as a single .ZIP file available for instant download. Your device must be able to unzip files to access content. Included in the file are the PGN, CBV and EPUB versions of the book. For more information on how to read each file type see: How to read Everyman eBooks

Payment & Security

American Express Apple Pay Google Pay Maestro Mastercard PayPal Visa

Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.

Estimate shipping

You may also like

Recently viewed