Tactics Books Available on the Forward Chess App

Catastrophes & Tactics in the Chess Opening

Catastrophes & Tactics in the Chess Opening

Publisher:Independent

Author:Carsten Hansen

Price:  **$3.99

Contents:176 pages

Release Date: June 2017

Book Description:A collection of games in the Indian Defenses showing a catalog of typical mistakes, misunderstandings, mis-evaluations and how to exploit these: either through simple execution or brilliant chess tactics.


Chess Training for Candidate Masters

Chess Training for Candidate Masters

Publisher:New In Chess

Author:Alexander Kalinin

Price:  **$17.99

Contents:208 pages

Release Date: April 2017

Book Description:Kalinin helps players seeking the master title by showing how concrete knowledge leads to improved decisions at the board. He stresses the essence of the classics and the importance of human interaction in reaching analytical mastery.

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Grandmaster Preparation: Calculation

Grandmaster Preparation: Calculation

Publisher:Quality Chess

Author:Jacob Aagaard

Price:  **$19.99

Contents:304 pages

Release Date: March 26, 2017

Book Description:In Calculation thinking methods such as Candidates, Combinations, Prophylaxis, Comparison, Elimination, Intermediate Moves, Imagination and Traps are explained to the reader, and ownership of them is offered through a carefully selected series of exercises.

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Tactics, Tactics, Tactics: Volume 3

Tactics, Tactics, Tactics Volume3

Publisher:Chess Evolution

Author:Csaba Balogh

Price:  **$11.99

Contents:256

Release Date: November 2016

Book Description:The follow up of the successfull tactics books of Csaba Balogh. The book consists 551 practical puzzles from the January of 2013 to the July of 2015.

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Tactics, Tactics, Tactics: Volume 4

Tactics, Tactics, Tactics Volume4

Publisher:Chess Evolution

Author:Csaba Balogh

Price:  **$11.99

Contents:262

Release Date: November 2016

Book Description:The follow up of the successfull tactics books of Csaba Balogh. The book consists 551 practical puzzles from the January of 2013 to the July of 2015.

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The Tactician’s Handbook

The Tactician's Handbook

Publisher:Russell Enterprises

Author:Victor Charushin

Price:  **$14.99

Contents:240 pages

Release Date: December, 2016

Book Description:Combines all 7 books by Victor Charushin: Alekhine’s Block, Combination Cross, Lasker’s Combination, Mitrofanov’s Deflection, The Steeplechase, Domination, and Less Common Combinations.

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Active Pieces

Active Pieces

Publisher:Mongoose Press

Author:Jay Bonin

Price:  **$14.99

Contents:256 pages

Release Date: December, 2016

Book Description:IM Bonin offers the answers to practical questions that every chessplayer faces as the clock is ticking.

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Sac & Mate: Volume 1

Sac & Mate: Volume 1

Publisher:Mongoose Press

Author:Bill Harvey

Price:  **$2.99

Contents:160 pages

Release Date: December 2016

Book Description:Good command of strategy and tactics are the key to success in chess. Tactical skill can enhanceyour strategic ability, by broadening the range of positions where you know you can exploit a
weakness in your opponent’s position.

In the Sac & Mate series, Bill Harvey helps you hone your tactics with a focus on sudden piece sacrifices to leave the opposing king fatally exposed. Arranged by level of difficulty from two-move shockers to four-move combinations, Volume 1 presents the best tactical shots by famous chessplayers from Napoleon and Captain Evans (of Evans Gambit fame) in the early 1800s to Bobby Fischer and Mikhail Tal in 1960.

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Sac & Mate: Volume 2

Sac & Mate: Volume 2

Publisher:Mongoose Press

Author:Bill Harvey

Price:  **$2.99

Contents:160 pages

Release Date: February 2017

Book Description:Good command of strategy and tactics are the key to success in chess. Tactical skill can enhance your strategic ability, by broadening the range of positions where you know you can exploit a
weakness in your opponent’s position.

Arranged by level of difficulty from two-move shockers to four-move combinations, Volume 2 presents the best tactical shots by famous chessplayers from Boris Spassky and Bent Larsen in the early 1960s to Garry Kasparov and Vishy Anand in the late ’90s.

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Sac & Mate: Volume 3

Sac & Mate: Volume 3

Publisher:Mongoose Press

Author:Bill Harvey

Price:  **$2.99

Contents:160 pages

Release Date: February 2017

Book Description:Good command of strategy and tactics are the key to success in chess. Tactical skill can enhance your strategic ability, by broadening the range of positions where you know you can exploit a
weakness in your opponent’s position.

Arranged by level of difficulty from two-move shockers to four-move combinations, Volume 3 presents the best tactical shots by famous chessplayers of the new millennium from Vladimir Kramnik to Magnus Carlsen.

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Attacking Chess For Club Players

Attacking Chess For Club Players

Publisher:New In Chess

Author:Herman Grooten

Price:  **$17.99

Contents:432 pages

Release Date: May 2016

Book Description:After the immense success of his award-winning classic Chess Strategy for Club Players Herman Grooten has now written an equally accessible primer on attacking chess. He teaches how to spot opportunities, exploit weaknesses, bring your forces to the front line and strike at the right moment.


Best Attacking Games of 2012 – 2015

Best Attacking Games of 2012 - 2015

Publisher:Chess Evolution

Author:Grandmasters Arkadij Naiditsch & Csaba Balogh

Price:  **$17.99

Contents:240 pages

Release Date: May 2016

Book Description:Grandmasters Arkadij Naiditsch and Csaba Balogh analyze the 50 best attacking games from 2012-2015. The readers will see not only the brilliant sacrifices and mating combination at the end of the games, but also how it was all built up from the beginning.


Improve Your Chess Tactics: 700 Practical Lessons & Exercises

Improve Your Chess Tactics: 700 Practical Lessons & Exercises

Publisher:New In Chess

Author:Yakov Neishtadt

Price:  **$14.99

Contents:288 pages

Release Date: March 2016

Book Description:Instruction + exercises according to the old Soviet chess school. Experienced Russian Grandmaster Yakov Neishtadt reveals the training material that was used in Soviet times to build up young masters.

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The Art of Sacrifice in Chess

The Art of Sacrifice in Chess

Publisher: Russell Enterprises

Author: Austrian Grandmaster Rudolf Spielmann

Price:  **$15.99

Contents: 272 pages

Release Date:  July 2015

Book Description: A 21st century edition of a classic by Austrian Grandmaster Rudolf Spielmann. The Art of Sacrifice in Chess is a masterpiece that examines the nature of chess sacrifices.

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Capablanca: a Primer of Checkmate

Capablanca; a Primer of Checkmate

Publisher: Mongoose Press

Author: Frisco Del Rosario

Price: $11.99 **

Contents: 176 Pages

Release Date: November 2014

Book Description: In this groundbreaking work, award-winning chess coach and author Frisco Del Rosario shines a long-overdue light on this neglected aspect of Capablanca’s record. He illustrates how the Cuban genius used positional concepts to build up irresistible king hunts, embodying the principles of good play advocated by the unequaled teacher, C.J.S. Purdy. The author also identifies an overlooked checkmate pattern – Capablanca’s Mate – that aspiring attackers can add to the standard catalogue in Renaud and Kahn’s The Art of the Checkmate. As Del Rosario shows, Capablanca has inspired not only generations of players, but also many of the classics of chess literature.
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Chess Tactics from Scratch

Chess Tactics from Scratch

Publisher: Quality Chess

Author: Martin Weteschnik

Price: $16.99 — Prices may vary by country and/or platform. Please consult the ‘store’ tab within the app.

Contents: 344 Pages

Release Date: Fall, 2014

Book Description: “This expanded and improved second edition offers more puzzles to test the tactical chess skill that Weteschnik helps the reader develop.”


Forcing Chess Moves

Forcing Chess Moves

Publisher: New In Chess

Author: Charles Hertan

Price: $19.99 — Prices may vary by country and/or platform. Please consult the ‘store’ tab within the app.

Contents: 320 Pages

Release Date: Summer, 2014

Book Description: By studying forcing sequences according to Hertan’s method you will develop analytical precision, improve your tactical vision, overcome human bias and staleness, and enjoy the calculation of difficult positions..

 


Back to Basics: Tactics

Back to Basics: Tactics

Publisher: Russell Enterprises

Author: Dan Heisman

Price: $13.99 — Prices may vary by country and/or platform. Please consult the ‘store’ tab within the app.

Contents: 192 Pages

Release Date: Summer, 2014

Book Description: Tactics are usually why most people find chess fun! This book will greatly enhance
your enjoyment learning about – and benefiting from – the recurring patterns of tactics.

 


Mating the Castled King

Mating the Castled King

Publisher: Quality Chess

Author: Danny Gormally

Price: $19.99 – Prices may vary by country and/or platform. Please consult the ‘store’ tab within the app.

Contents: 160 Pages

Release Date: May 2014

Book Description: Every chess player loves to win with a devastating attack. But even beginners know the importance of early castling, so the most significant attacking strategies are those against a castled king. (Read an excerpt)