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Author Dalby, Elizabeth.

Title The Usborne complete book of chess / Elizabeth Dalby ; designed by Adam Constantine and Ruth Russell ; consultant, Jonathan Rowson.

Imprint Tulsa, Ok. : EDC Pub., 2007, c2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection Children's Non-fiction    j 794.1DAL    Available
Description 96 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Originally published: London : Usborne, 2002.
Includes glossary and index.
Contents Internet links -- Playing chess -- Writing chess down -- King -- Queen -- Rooks -- Bishops -- Knights -- Pawns -- Values, sarifices and exchanges -- Piece puzzles -- Opening -- Opening sequences -- Italian-Giuoco Piano -- Spanish-Rye Lopez -- Queen's gambit -- More white openings -- Caro-Kann defense -- Sicilian defense -- French defense -- King's Indian defense -- Thinking in the middlegame -- Board in the middlegame -- Middlegame puzzles -- Tactical tricks -- Tactical trick puzzles -- Making plans -- Combination puzzles -- Defense techniques -- Sacrifice puzzles -- Endgame -- Endgame puzzles -- Attacking the King -- King is dead-checkmate -- Checkmate puzzles -- Drawn games -- chess tournaments -- Drawn game puzzles -- Story of chess -- Politics of chess -- Chess celebrities -- Champions of the future -- Chess words -- Puzzle solutions -- Index -- Acknowledgments.
Subject Chess -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title Internet-linked complete book of chess
Spine Title Complete book of chess
ISBN 9780794524203 : $12.99
0794524206 : $12.99

 
    
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