This book focuses on patterns based on material left on the board – bishops of opposite color and rooks. It explains the ideas of bishop endgames alone, and then shows how the strategy changes when rooks are also present on the board.
Schliemann Defence: The Complete Guide
Author: Roman Jiganchine$9.99Publisher: Independent | Release Date: March 2018 | Contents: 184 pages
If you are looking to pick up a new opening for Black against the Ruy Lopez, you might be interested in the Schliemann Defense**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
Catastrophes & Tactics in the Chess Opening – Volume 8: 1.e4 e5
Author: Carsten Hansen$4.99Publisher: Independent | Release Date: April 2018 | Contents: 279 pages
This book is a collection of games played by the best players in the world in which either White or Black wins in 15 moves or less either a result of brilliant chess tactics, an accumulation of mistakes or blunders. The chess opening variations covered in this volume include: 1) Scotch Game, 2) Italian Game & Evans Gambit, 3) Two Knights, 4) Ruy Lopez, 5) Three & Four Knights 6) King's Gambit, 7) The Petroff, 8) Philidor & Minor Defenses, 9) Various Gambits**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
One Rook Saves the Day
Author: Sergei Tkachenko$7.99Publisher: Elk and Ruby Publishing House | Release Date: January 2018 | Contents: 205 pages
Sergei Tkachenko, a member of the Ukrainian team that won the 5th World Chess Composition Tournament in 1997 and which came second in 2000, 2004, 2013, and 2017, has collected 100 studies whose common theme is that white ends up with just one rook in the finale, yet manages to win or draw**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
Spanish Opening: Strategy and Tactics
Author: Roman Jiganchine$4.99Publisher: Independent | Release Date: December 2017 | Contents: 80 pages
his book is intended for chess players who want to learn the Spanish opening and are looking for a quick overview of the major variations. For each line, several sample games are followed by tactical positions typical for that line. Any player who plays the Spanish Opening either as White or Black – can benefit from learning the specific middlegame themes presented here**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.