A to Z Chess Tactics: All the chess moves explained

Author(s): George Huczek

Puzzles & Games

An indispensable reference book of chess moves, perfect for any chess player, beginner or club player.


This A to Z of chess tactics provides an explanation of all the key terms and jargon used in chess so you can understand them and put them into practice in your own game. From Castling to Zugzwang, from Underpromotion to Zwischenzug.
 
Written in a clear and informative style, the book features a large section with Illustrative games from past chess masters and grandmasters which show the relevant chess definition in action. Plus there are exercises  that illustrate the tactic defined - these test you on your ability to recognize the tactics learned, as that is how they will appear in a match. The exercises teach you how to seize the opportunities before they disappear as well as avoiding traps your opponent may leave.
 
Useful for all chess players, this is an essential read for those looking to improve and understand the game better. 


Product Information

George Huczek is a CCCA (Canadian Correspondence Chess Association) Senior Candidate Master and was on the CFC (Canadian Chess Federation) Board of Governors. George is currently a retired high school science and computer science teacher and lives in Canada. A to Z Chess Tactics is his first book.

General Fields

  • : 9781849944465
  • : Pavilion Books
  • : Batsford
  • : October 2017
  • : 234mm X 156mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Chess diagrams throughout
  • : 1117
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 352
  • : 352
  • : George Huczek
  • : George Huczek
  • : 794.12
  • : 794.12
  • : English
  • : English
  • : Chess diagrams throughout
  • : 1117