by. Jeremy Silman. · Rating details · ratings · 42 reviews. How to Reassess Your Chess is the popular step-by-step course that will create a marked. The snarky side of my mind says the reason there are x editions of the book is Silman wants to make money. This is not evil, but really you only need one of the . The Reassess Your Chess Workbook; Jeremy Silman; pages; Siles Press, The definitive answer to my title line would be welcomed.

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Chess Spoiler format for problem answers etc. I can imagine a beginner player gaining ELO points by carefully reading this book. Exchange your bad pieces against the good ones of the opponent! Once again, I think we get lost chesss tactics, when the focus of the book is strategy at least in my understanding.

Personally, I suck at visualization of the board, but I digress. There is also a workbook which contains a summary of the main book, with about examples with detailed answers. To be fair, I did check this out from the library at the same time as “My System” so it may have suffered from comparison, but for that reason I would suggest that anyone considering this book should simply get that volume, it will turn out to be a much better investment. Hour think most people who read this book will share my opinion.


As with all good chess books, at least in my opinion, there are some good exercises for the reader, and the solutions to the problems are also great.

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When teaching I use my own lessons, notes, and methods, supplemented by specialized references, annotated games and the like. First, because the book occupies a strangely underpopulated slot among chess book types: If so what do silmann think?

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It just is that the 4th edition is the one released at the latest date October with revisions to the text. When reasssss and life get busy chess is the first thing that takes a hit, sadly; This will probably have to wait for the summer. The positions are worked out in great detail and with evident thoughtfulness. With crystal-clear concepts and a fair share of humor too, this is THE book that any chess player must have!! I’d check your local library first, though, because it’s so popular that they’re bound to have a copy of it.

Search for ways to punish your opponent’s vulnerable king. Higher rated players will probably be able to solve most of the problems fairly easily, but I would still recommend it as a fun read!

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That is, it’s not the sort you read from cover to cover much like a lot of chess books. For example, one of the biggest points he makes is “don’t make useless threats. IMBacon 9 min ago.

Do not post NSFW material. Great book, the only thing that would improve this work is a download of the games in pgn or cbv format. It has rhyme, and repeating sounds that kind of stick in your brain ass,ess,ess reassses, and also describes what it is going to help you accomplish right in the title.

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Another tack would be the Yusupov series from quality chess – these really have a lot to be said for them. This book isn’t entirely devoid of tactics, though.

As one would imagine, the Workbook also contains material appropriate for lower players and even for experienced masters. Developing Preventive Thinking by Mark Dvoretsky.