All 33 games from Irving Chernev’s book Logical Chess: Move By Move (Every Move Explained), Faber & Faber ; New Algebraic Edition B.T. Batsford, . Logical Chess: Move by Move by Irving Chernev. This classic chess book of annotated games written by prolific chess author Irving Chernev explains the. My 60 Memorable Games by Bobby Fischer Logical Chess Move By Move by Irving Chernev The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal by Mikhail Tal Bobby Fischer.

Author: Vudozil Taugar
Country: Nigeria
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Literature
Published (Last): 7 February 2007
Pages: 130
PDF File Size: 11.94 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.69 Mb
ISBN: 231-3-38877-781-7
Downloads: 53462
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tulabar

Silman’s Complete Endgame Course: Customers who bought this item also bought. The games themselves are as old as the hills. The first book on chess I’ve read that wouldn’t strictly be for beginners. From Beginner To Master.

Irving Chernev’s Logical Chess, Move by Move – The Chess Improver

Batsford- Games – pages. Top Reviews Most recent Top Nove. Logical Chess is pages long with no diagrams — clearly not a book for beginners. Playing through these games and explanations gives a real insight into the power of the pieces and I say that as a beginner myself.

However, even the great Mikhail Tal read Logical Chess to brush up on fundamental principles. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade logicaal in, give it a second life.

Logical Chess: Move By Move (Chernev) – COMPLETE

I found it in about 10 seconds using Google’s Search Engine. He wins every game in the book, whichever side of 1. Will definitely get back to this one. You love her to bits, and because of that you don’t really want to mention the PuttingFromTheRough 10 min ago. The point is, if the chess beginner struggles with the book list below, Logical Chess will prove too difficult as well.


Almost any chess book treating material beyond the moves and rules should be beneficial.

The units on the second board often get pushed out-of-sorts when a creative mind debates the various possibilities that could have been played instead.

But the thing is that Chernev selected this game in order to demonstrate the vital chess concept of good development and counter-play against weaker development. I have started a logial chess engine tournament to fight it out and the surprising result was that Rybka won every game with black or white.

Fortunately, it easy to return to the actual printed game sequence because it remains standing in the proper place on the first board. This game is no exception, with Teichmann threatening checkmate two different ways upon move 17, and von Scheve, who must have been understandably intimidated, resigns.

Nevertheless, I’ve found my rating rise from somewhere around to just over in the reading of these pages. You would benefit from reading them both, simply start with Chernev then finish with Nunn in that way any corrections that are required to the way you reason about chess theory can be correct by the modern theory in Nunn’s book. It’s a great book alright, but it was written back in the days when computers comprised a room full of vacuum tubes, and had maybe 1 KB of memory less than enough to hold just my Amazon review here.

You love her to bits, and because of that you don’ This is not a chess book.

Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Oct 26, Paul Bryant rated it really liked it Shelves: Learn arithmetic before you tackle algebra. Some people might not like the style of how ideas are repeated over and over, like explaining the first moves the Queens Gambit again and again.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. See and discover other items: Most of these older books have PGN collections of the games and positions available online if you look around a bit. Chernev describes games one move at a time with some humor and thought. Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.


Jan 28, 8. Popular Batsford chess books. Annotations are all under copyright. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Personally, I find extremely useful and reassuring the implicit calm attitude, pervasive throughout the book, that the chessboard is a rational world with rules we can understand and apply, while admitting many exceptions based on special circumstances; where truth can be discovered and justice triumphs in the end.

Logical Chess Move By Move: Every Move Explained New Algebraic Edition

Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Melvyn Gingell 41 1. Didn’t know who he was but played him and afterwards when going over the yb with him, he advised me to get a copy of Chernev’s Logical Chess Move By Move. His ideas may be right but I think they should be delivered with respect for a man who is a very great writer and teacher of chess. Some of the grandmaster writings soon become esoteric for a beginner trying to get enough moge the basics to continue developing and learning.

Aug 29, Peter Sprengelmeyer rated it it was amazing.

My other complaint is variety.