Chess Fundamentals by José Capablanca


José Capablanca's classic instructional manual Chess Fundamentals first appeared in 1921, the year he defeated Emanual Lasker for the world championship title. This handbook is packed with timeless advice on different aspects of practical play and illustrated by Capablanca's own games.

Topics covered include:

  • first principles
  • planning
  • the initiative
  • endgame strategy

...and much more!

Author:José Capablanca