Chess Strategy: The Break


Categories: , Publisher: IndependentRelease Date: September 2017Contents: 86 pages

A break is generally an unexpected or sacrificial pawn move that can serve multiple purposes​. In the book, the chapters are presented starting with Schlechter and ending with Kramnik, to reflect the development of chess thought. Sacrificial pawn breaks are very common in chess and happen in a wide variety of positions, from sharp opening theoretical positions – to seemingly calm endgames.​