The Survival Guide to Competitive Chess: Improve Your Results Now! (Paperback)John Emms (author)
Paperback 192 Pages / Published: 30/06/2006
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John Emms reveals the secrets of how to maximize potential and improve results in competitive play. Drawing upon years of his own experience, Emms tackles the all-important practical aspects of chess playing: studying ones own strengths and weaknesses, and those of prospective opponents; concentration and manner at the chessboard; handling time trouble; tackling cheats; playing for a win or a draw; saving difficult positions; avoiding silly mistakes; building an opening repertoire; using chess computers and software; choosing the right tournaments and much more besides.
Publisher: Everyman Chess
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 16 g
Dimensions: 228 x 152 x 11 mm
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