Better Chess for Average Players

Better Chess for Average Players Designed for the typical amateur player who wants to improve his or her chess skills this clear straightforward guide provides the extra knowledge and technique that turns a losing player into a win

  • Title: Better Chess for Average Players
  • Author: Tim Harding
  • ISBN: 9780486290294
  • Page: 245
  • Format: Paperback
  • Designed for the typical amateur player who wants to improve his or her chess skills, this clear, straightforward guide provides the extra knowledge and technique that turns a losing player into a winner.The author, a well known chess teacher and author of a dozen books on openings, coaches the reader through all the fundamentals of attacking, sacrifices, defense, positionDesigned for the typical amateur player who wants to improve his or her chess skills, this clear, straightforward guide provides the extra knowledge and technique that turns a losing player into a winner.The author, a well known chess teacher and author of a dozen books on openings, coaches the reader through all the fundamentals of attacking, sacrifices, defense, positional play and choosing a move, as well as how to approach the endgame The crucial processes of assessing the position and choosing a move are examined in depth, and there are helpful sections on how to cope with difficult positions and time trouble Several illustrative games, from the annals of the imaginary Midlington Chess Club, add a light touch to this expert practical guide to better chess.Tim Harding is a well known chess author and captain of the Irish Correspondence Chess Team He represented Ireland in the 1984 FIDE chess Olympiad in Thessaloniki.

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    1. Timothy David Harding was born in London in 1948, and started playing competitive chess while at school After reading Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Oxford, he was caught up in the Bobby Fischer boom and started playing chess at a quite high level and writing on the game mostly under the byline T D Harding Tim s latest book Eminent Victorian Chess Players Ten Biographies was published in February and he is now researching a detailed work on one of its subjects, J H Blackburne In 1976 Tim moved to Dublin, Ireland, where he worked in various literary capacities He played on the Irish team at the 1984 Chess Olympiad in Thessaloniki, Greece, and earned the title of Senior International Master of Correspondence Chess From 1996 2005 Tim edited the magazine Chess Mail but became increasingly interested in the history of the game, which has been the subject of his recent books In 2009 Trinity College Dublin awarded Tim the degree of PhD at for his dissertation on chess history and he works there as a part time tutor in modern European history His book Correspondence Chess in Britain and Ireland, 1824 1987 , which expanded on some aspects of his dissertation, was shortlisted for the English Chess Federation s Book of the Year award in 2011 Some of his articles can be read online at chessmail.Four of Tim s earlier books are still in print and he is considering launching e books of some of them.Since completing his doctorate, Tim has also been developing an historical project on links between Ireland and Burma Myanmar, the country where his mother was born, and he expects to publish on this subject in two or three years.

    2. I am crap at chess. I spent a lot of money on books that I thought would at least make me competitive. Nothing worked. I think these chess books will all sit in a box gathering dust and one day I might get the urge to rejoin the local club and get butchered by 12 year olds so then may have a further look. (Generic review for all half finished chess books I will never finish) IIRC I thought this was Ok assisting duffers like me.

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