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David vs Goliath Chess

Andrew Soltis

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Quick Overview

  • A book covering the aim of every chess player: how to beat a better player

  • Learn from some of the best chess upsets in history

  • Over 50 great games annotated by International Grandmaster and chess writer Andrew Soltis
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    Product Description

    Strategies and examples for beating a superior opponent in chess. Chess history is littered with David vs Goliath chess struggles where the weaker player has prevailed. Chess masters, even international grandmasters, can be defeated by young, improving players who use the right techniques and proper attitude. In David vs Goliath Chess, renowned chess writer Andrew Soltis takes you through 50 annotated games that show how weaker players have scored stunning upsets by overcoming a superior opponent’s greater knowledge and experience. He gives tips on everything from the best psychological mindset to take on a strong player, to studying your opponents past games, identifying weaknesses and identifying chess strategies he or she won't expect. A great chess improver book that will benefit any regular chess player, including club players, giving the reader confidence to take on anyone at chess.

    More Information

    Imprint Batsford
    ISBN 9781849943574
    Publication Date 13 Oct 2016
    Format Paperback
    Dimensions 234 x 156
    Page Extent 238
    Illustrations 220
    View Inside Pages Not Yet Available
    Author Andrew Soltis
    About the Author

    International Grandmaster Andrew Soltis is chess correspondent for the New York Post and a very popular chess writer. He is the author of many books including The Wisest Things Ever Said About Chess, Transpo Tricks in Chess and How to Choose a Chess Move.

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