Lev Alburt, Nikolay Krogius the prestigious Chess Journalists of America Book of the Year award for , Just the Facts! boils down all. Lev Alburt, three-time United States Chess Champion, is one of the most sought- after chess teachers. Bibliographic information. QR code for Just the Facts!. Just the Facts by Lev Alburt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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This book is very easy and very enjoyable to study through. Stevev marked it as to-read Feb 26, But for most chess players, victory is the real finish line. Bintang added it Sep levv, Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Krogius trained a famous and dominant generation of Russian grandmasters. Nothing more clearly separates chess master from chess wannabe than winning endgame play.

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Just the Facts: Winning Endgame Knowledge in One Volume by Lev Alburt

Craig marked it as to-read Oct 22, I really enjoyed studying through this book and I’ll probably do it again at some time in the next three years. It was clear that I had to learn to understand chess, in stead of merely calculating moves.


Vince is currently reading it Aug 24, I have great confidence that using the knowledge of THIS endgame book the “end-all” of all other endgame books will increase your chess rating by a massive percentage. A year ago I picked up club-chess again. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Aug 17, Todd Bryant rated it liked it Shelves: Brian Schartz marked it as to-read Jan 10, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

He is the only top-echelon GM to develop time-efficient, maximum-impact lessons for those below master strength. Cameron added it Nov 29, Albirt is one thing which does shine through these books: Pages with related products. Combine these with the clear and concise explanations in Just the Facts and you have the key to chess mastery.

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Clear cut advice for players who don’t want to lose on time. Allan Fisher rated it really liked it Nov 08, Capablanca’s Best Chess Endings: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

BBA rated it it was ok Jul 14, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Alexander Fontana marked it as to-read Sep 27, Book came quickly as described, very happy! Unlike opening variations, endgame knowledge is immutable. Alburt’s book is actually fun to read. Once that word “immutable” sinks in, that should tell you that you don’t have to go searching for any other endgame books to read to try to further enhance and improve your endgame skill; the way you tend to do when you study the middlegame and the openings.



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Just the Facts : Winning Endgame Knowledge in One Volume

Depending on whether or not you command the necessary endgame knowledge, you can spoil hou Nothing more clearly separates chess master from chess wannabe than winning endgame play.

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