The Mammoth Book of Chess


For chess players at every level, this is a complete and invaluable guide to the main opening gambits, along with hundreds of test positions. Graham Burgess FIDE Grand Master, shows you all you need to know, from entering the world of chess, through internet games, to major international tournaments. There are also new and expanded sections on online chess and openings. A complete guide to all the main opening gambits. Hundreds of test positions for players of all standards. Courses in tactics and attacking strategy. Analysis of some of the greatest games ever played. Information and advice on club, national and international tournaments. Glossary of terminology.

Comprehensive, up to date and clear, this book is a wonderful tome, and will greatly help beginners progress to good club level and better. 

Author: Graham Burgess