All 33 games from Irving Chernev’s book Logical Chess: Move By Move (Every Move Explained), Faber & Faber ; New Algebraic Edition B.T. Batsford, . Logical Chess: Move by Move by Irving Chernev. This classic chess book of annotated games written by prolific chess author Irving Chernev explains the. It seems that Nunn (who is undoubtedly a stronger player than Chernev was) is correct in his criticisms of certain instances of analysis in.

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For me this filled the gap between the Masters’ books that i do not understand talking about positions 6 moves down the line, and beginners’ books that tell you how the knight moves. Melvyn Gingell 41 1.

The book is clearly for Beginners and suffers a little bit from using old example games and I really mean old! The value of any single move or combination of moves can only be measured with respect to the particular position on the board.

All 33 iring from Logical Chess are included below. There is also a sufficient number of diagrams so that you won’t get too lost as the game progresses.

Of course you will find a lot of inaccuracies when using an logifal, but this are instructive in the sense you can check what a very strong player missed in his analysis. This is the first book that a chess player should read after learning the basics – that is, how the pieces move, basic checkmating patterns, and the tactical building blocks such as forks, pins, and skewers.


Logicaal have 2 complaints.

Post as a guest Name. But you’ll sniff at some of the openings which feel like wind-up gramophones in an I-pad age.

Perhaps it isn’t as timeless as it once appeared to me, but it should prove useful to any aspiring player wanting to better understand how to develop logical plans, moves, and thought processes in chess.

In this much loved classic, Irving Chernev explains 33 complete games in detail, telling the reader the reason for every single move. As you follow each game, you will start to see where potential attacks come from, and you will find yourself looking for winning combinations in your own games.

Do you have a source for Nunn’s criticism, so that we can know exactly what his points are?

There’s only logicql much you can say about 1. Jan 01, notgettingenough rated it it was amazing Shelves: Highly recommended to any enthusiast who wants to build a platform to be more than just a hobb The first book on chess I’ve read that wouldn’t strictly be for beginners. If I could live my life over again ah, if only I would make one simple change. Thanks for the advice! If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.

Logical Chess Move By Move: Every Move Explained New Algebraic Edition

This is a very good book for anyone rated under about ELO — it will cover at least something they do not know. This book is really a prolonged defense of the queen’s pawn opening, 1. In Logical Chess, he gives the improving player something like a ‘Ten Commandments’. Mar 05, Alex Vasai rated it it was amazing. It saves the player from playing too badly or perhaps even well. I loved this book. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?


Email Required, but never shown. Lists with This Book. View all posts by Tim Hanke. I checked to see how an engine felt about h3 in that particular position and the engine is like “yeah h3 is best.

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Logical Chess was my first chess book, which accounts for my familiarity with it, and fondness for it. Logica, 14, Randy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

In my experience chess is not a good way to meet girls. I do not recommend checking the books analyses with a computer unless you have an idea of your own as to why they might be wrong, however, This is a very good book for anyone rated under about ELO — it will cover at least something they do not know. Just make the move given in the book and continue to follow along move by chrss.