John Nunn's Nunn's Chess Endings Volume 2 PDF

By John Nunn

during this significant two-volume paintings, which gained the English Chess Federation's publication of the 12 months prize, well known endgame theoretician John Nunn teaches the talents which are most crucial to luck in functional endgames.

Going past commonplace texts, Dr Nunn indicates how you can follow wisdom of ordinary endgames to discover the best equipment in difficult real-life useful occasions - even if they fluctuate tremendously from the idealized types given by means of conventional endgame manuals.

* Identifies new and critical motifs which take place time and again in over-the-board play
* Tactical parts are seriously featured
* in lots of examples, earlier research is corrected
* makes a speciality of endgames which are at risk of concrete analysis
* Geared to the over-the-board participant - no composed or synthetic positions
* rules underlying research - besides the fact that advanced - are richly defined in words.

Nunn indicates that loss of familiarity with key rules could cause vital rules and topics to be neglected even by means of very powerful avid gamers. we find remarkable quantity of formerly released endgame research is just improper, and that a number of the commonplace instructions are at top partly true.

This moment quantity makes a speciality of rook endgames - the most typical and critical classification of functional endgames. Nunn additionally covers endings with rooks and minor items, a large and wealthy region of strategic endgame play that's universally well-known as very important for chess mastery, yet however overlooked in chess literature.

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