A World Champion's Guide to Chess

A World Champion's Guide to Chess

Step-by-step Instructions for Winning Chess the Polgar Way

Book - 2005
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Learn to Win at Chess from World Champion Susan Polgar

Susan Polgar, 4-time World Chess Champion, became a living legend by following the methods taught by her father, Laszlo Polgar, the famous Hungarian chess coach. In A World Champion's Guide to Chess , Susan reveals these masterful tactics and techniques to players of all ages. With coauthor Paul Truong, an 11-time National Champion, she begins with the basics of understanding how the pieces move and leads the reader through checkmate and defense, pawn promotion, and opening and endgame patterns. Accompanying the lessons are personal glimpses into Susan's famous career, including her story of becoming the first female Grandmaster, the highest title in chess.
Publisher: New York : Random House Puzzles & Games, 2005
ISBN: 9780812936537
Branch Call Number: 794.1 POL
Characteristics: ix, 371 p. :,ill
Additional Contributors: Truong, Hoainhan


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