Chess Endings has 42 ratings and 3 reviews. Arlen said: This is the best endgame primer I’ve ever run across. In just a few pages, the author (renowned S . the life and games of mikhail tal. ajedrez chess. Anatoly karpov my best games. ajedrez chess. chess engame tips. Adismael Souza. In this fundamental work, which includes more than items, investigates various types of rook endings. Depending on the number and.

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My own assessment of Silman’s material is that while it has rich instructive content, I find the style of presentation cynical, demeaning of the players at times unappealing. If you want to limit yourself to just one book, then I would also encourage you to check out James Howell’s Essential Chess Endings.

I think it is suitable for a beginner, although some rook endings may be too difficult for you.

There are several practical advantages of learning pawn endings, including:. Especially for its price, it is one of essential chesa of any serious chessplayer’s library.

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Chess Endings: Essential Knowledge by Yuri Averbakh

It remains one of the best ways to learn endgames I’ve ever seen. 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.

Only once you read his book up to “Endgames for Class A” should you get the other book. Audun Heggelund rated it liked it Sep 10, CognisMantis I think there is plenty of time until I reach Avwrbakh 15, Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. By concentrating on the basic principles the average player is not only given a working knowledge of the endgame but also a firm foundation on which to further develop chews or her interest and technique in this fascinating stage of a chess game.


Samprabhu Rubandhas rated it it was amazing Mar 28, If you haven’t made a purchase yet, for more depth I’d invite you to consider Starting Out: Amateur Team Championship one year, I was able to score and win a new chess clock because of a trick along just these lines. The author, a Russian Grandmaster and endgame expert, takes the reader from the vhess elementary checkmates, through the exploitation of positional and cess advantage, right up to the analysis of actual endings from master play.


I prefer de la Villa’s book. Priyome 1, 2 Apr 14, Jesus de la Villa’s book comes highly-recommended by a coach a Russian IM whom I approached about this question.

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Glenn Flear’s three books on the endgame also really deserve to be mentioned. Howard Osterman rated it it was amazing Sep 28, Aloisio Ponti rated it really liked it Oct 07, JimGeary rated it it was amazing Jul 16, If you can find it at a decent price. If you continue to use this averbah we will assume that you are happy with it. After all, it is always good to know if the exchange of the last pair of pieces is a good idea.

Averbakh’s “Chess Endings: Essential Knowledge”

If I ever reach it: Thanks, think I might be ready for Shereshevsky. No, I’m not going to sell mine.

Hello, What’s the averbak chess books related to endgames? Sajid rated it it was amazing Oct 05, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.