Mikhalchishin: Mastering essential rook endgames

Mikhalchishin: Mastering essential rook endgames

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Autor: Adrian Mikhalchishin
Verlag: Chess Evolution
Erscheinungsjahr: 2018
Sprache: English
Buchumschlag: book
Seiten: 320

We are very proud to present the first FIDE-approved endgame manual, written by three of the world's leading experts: FIDE Senior Trainers IGM Mikhalchishin, IGM Grivas and IGM Balogh. A total of 8 endgame books will take you step-by-step from king & pawn endgames all the way through to extremely complex and materially-unbalanced endgames. Become an expert and learn to enjoy even more the “silent beauty” of the endgame.


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Editorial preface

Chapter 1. Rook against pawns

Chapter 2. Classic rook endings 1: An extra passed flank pawn

Chapter 3. Classic rook endings 2: An extra passed d-pawn

Chapter 4. Classic rook endings 3: An extra flank pawn revisited

Chapter 5. Isolated pawns in rook endgames

Chapter 6. The transfer from the opening into rook endgames

Chapter 7. The Korchnoi-Smyslov endgame

Chapter 8. Botvinnik's endgames

Chapter 9. Smyslov's endgames

Chapter 11. Best rook endgame studies

Chapter 12. Rook and pawn endgame tests

318 pages, 2019, paperback, English.