I Play Against Pieces (Batsford Chess Book)

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For the first time in English, more than 100 of the best games of Yugoslav grandmaster Svetozar Gligoric, once rated the strongest European chess player outside Russia. Gligoric's thoroughly objective approach to chess, always characterized by great clarity and logic, is unmistakable in this acclaimed volume, filled with instructive tactics and strategies. It's a wealth of model games--including classic wins against world champions and other top players.
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Svetozar Gligoric, an acclaimed journalist and grandmaster, is the author of over 20 books on chess - including a best seller on the 1972 Fischer v Spassky which sold over 400,000 copies

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Book Description PAVILION BOOKS, United Kingdom, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Yugoslav grandmaster Svetozar Gligoric, once rated the strongest European chess player outside of Russia, has pursued a long and distinguished chess career. This highly acclaimed collection of over 100 of his best games, including classic wins against world champions and other top players such as Euwe, Botvinnik, Smyslov, Tal, Petrosian, Spassky, Fischer, Keres, Korchnoi, Larsen, Najdorf, and Reshevsky, now appears for the first time in English.The title of the book I Play Against Pieces reflects Gligoric s thoroughly objective approach to chess, which has always been characterised by great clarity and logic, resulting in a wealth of model games. The fact that these games, replete with instructive tactics and strategies, are classified under openings will particularly benefit readers interested in the study of Queen s Pawn Openings as White and the King s Indian Defence and Ruy Lopez as Black of which Gligoric was a true connoisseur. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780713487701

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Book Description PAVILION BOOKS, United Kingdom, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Yugoslav grandmaster Svetozar Gligoric, once rated the strongest European chess player outside of Russia, has pursued a long and distinguished chess career. This highly acclaimed collection of over 100 of his best games, including classic wins against world champions and other top players such as Euwe, Botvinnik, Smyslov, Tal, Petrosian, Spassky, Fischer, Keres, Korchnoi, Larsen, Najdorf, and Reshevsky, now appears for the first time in English.The title of the book I Play Against Pieces reflects Gligoric s thoroughly objective approach to chess, which has always been characterised by great clarity and logic, resulting in a wealth of model games. The fact that these games, replete with instructive tactics and strategies, are classified under openings will particularly benefit readers interested in the study of Queen s Pawn Openings as White and the King s Indian Defence and Ruy Lopez as Black of which Gligoric was a true connoisseur. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780713487701

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