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By John Emms

Endgames with kings, bishops, knights and pawns are regularly thought of among the main complicated and will appear relatively bewildering to the enhancing participant. this is often rarely miraculous provided that even Grandmasters were identified to fight in a few parts of those endgames, with a few examples leading to embarrassing failure to carry easy checkmates! during this easy e-book, Grandmaster and remarkable endgame authority John Emms starts off with absolutely the basics of teenybopper piece endings. This slowly yet without doubt palms the reader with the fundamental wisdom and self assurance to maneuver onto just a little trickier positions. utilizing examples from useful play, Emms highlights the right kind approaches in addition to the common error made via either attacker and defender. As is basic with the famed beginning Out sequence, there are an abundance of notes, assistance and warnings in the course of the e-book to aid the bettering participant. beginning Out: Minor Piece Endgames is ideal should you have formerly honed their chess abilities with the sooner books beginning Out in Chess, tips for younger avid gamers and enhance Your Endgame Play.

* Covers all an important minor piece endings
* effortless step by step advisor to higher endgame play
* excellent for the bettering player
* effortless format to aid readers take in the major ideas

Grandmaster John Emms has performed for England in Chess Olympiads and was once captain of the workforce on the 2002 Olympiad in Bled. he is an skilled trainer who has labored with international Championship finalist Michael Adams and a few of the UK's best junior avid gamers. he is additionally a hugely revered chess author, with many notable works to his name.

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