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Students play chess for success


Pamplin Media Group - Mar 16, 2017
TRIBUNE PHOTO: LYNDSEY HEWITT - Carlito Bryant Garcia, 11, of Lake Oswego's Westridge It was all about strategy for students from near and far who gathered at the Oregon Convention Center over the weekend for the 50th anniversary Chess for ...
 

Chess Corner: To serve woman


Muskogee Daily Phoenix - Mar 15, 2017
In the middle ages the knight's code of chivalry included a vow to respect the honor of women and a vow to serve his king and queen. In this week's position, black's knight unchivalrously disrespects his queen and instead has the queen serve her liege.
 

Detroit student tops News editor in chess challenge


The Detroit News - Mar 13, 2017
The eighth grader played against veteran Detroit News editor Richard Burr, who was captain of his high school chess team at Sam Barlow High School in Gresham, Oregon. Kameron, 13, won the first two of three rounds and Burr won the third round.
 

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Chess books

The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance


by: Josh Waitzkin
In his riveting new book, The Art of Learning, Waitzkin tells his remarkable story of personal achievement and shares the principles of learning and performance that have propelled him to the top—twice.

Josh Waitzkin knows what it means to be at the top of his game. A public figure since winning his first National Chess Championship at the age of nine, Waitzkin was catapulted into a media whirlwind as a teenager when his father’s book Searching for Bobby Fischer was made into a major motion picture.
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Chess for Kids


by: Michael Basman

A children's step-by-step visual guide to the rules, skills, and techniques of chess—by International Master and renowned chess tutor Michael Basman.

From the history of chess and the aim of the game to essential tactics and taking it even farther in clubs, tournaments, and championships, Chess for Kids covers it all. Before explaining techniques, the book details each piece—pawns, bishops, the king, and more—to ensure kids have a comprehensive understanding before they begin to play.
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How to Beat Your Dad at Chess


by: Murray Chandler

This is not just a book for kids - for ‘Dad’ read any opponent who beats you regularly! This book teaches the 50 Deadly Checkmates - basic attacking patterns that occur repeatedly in games between players of all standards. Each mating motif is carefully and simply explained, and several illustrative examples are given. A final test enables the reader to grade his pattern recognition abilities, and the last chapter explains what to do if your Dad is Garry Kasparov. Fun, instructive - and guaranteed to improve your game.
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Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess


by: Bobby Fischer, Stuart Margulies, Don Mosenfelder
This book is essentially a chess teaching machine. The way a teaching machine works is: It asks you a question. If you give the right answer, it goes on to the next question. If you give the wrong answer, it tells you why the answer is wrong and tells you to go back and try again. This is called "programmed learning". The real authors were experts and authorities in the field of programmed learning. Bobby Fischer lent his name to the project. Stuart Margulies is a chess master and also a recognized authority on programmed learning.
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Famous Chess Game: Kasparov vs Topalov 1999 (Kasparov's Immortal)


In what is arguably the greatest chess match ever played, Kasparov shows why he is considered to be the best chess player of all time in his \
 

Carlsen's amazing exchange sacrifice !!! (World Rapid Chess Championship 2015)


Support GJ_Chess:- http://goo.gl/jECVwj # Website:- http://www.gjchess.com # FACEBOOK :- http://www.facebook.com/GJChessOfficial The content published...
 

The Unbeatable Urusov Gambit - Chess Openings Explained


Jonathan Schrantz lectures on the Urusov Gambit in the Bishop's Opening. Black had better be careful, or the white Queen and Bishop will be kicking him ...
 

Lessons From A GRANDMASTER! (Chess w/GM Tal Baron #1)


Featuring GM Tal Baron: His YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUzhSlr-PyawQXk2RzSWO7g His Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/chessjuice His ...
 

10 Golden Moves | Chess


Nutella Bread Recipe: http://chess.purzuit.com/video/8eHPkpCGdEY.html Feeling like a Pawn? Learn how to play like a King: Logical Chess: Move By Move: ...