This book is going to help you to become better in the same-colored bishop endgames (SCBE). Being an adherent of Mark Dvoretsky’s method of coaching, author supports his idea about optimal way to study chess endgames. First, one needs to study the theory of a given type of endgame; secondly, a player needs to improve his or her practical skills with exercises.
Improving the Endgame Technique: Book 1
40 Years of Friendship – 100 Games of Chess
Author: Wayne Conover, Steve Posarek & Gene Salomon$7.99Publisher: Independent | Release Date: October 2015 | Contents: 244 pages
Three masters recall their four decades as teammates from a strong New Jersey chess club.**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
Rook Endgames: Study Guide
Author: Roman Jiganchine$3.99Publisher: Independent | Release Date: | Contents: 115 pages
This book is dedicated to rook endgames, but the goal is to provide a more broad illustration for how a chess player should go about studying any type of endgame. The steps that I found effective and that a lot of other chess players and coaches recommend are as follows: -Identify and understand most common general principles guiding a specific type of endgames -Find a few important theoretical positions that should be well studied and memorized -Study your own games related to this type of endgames
Bishop Endgames: Do Opposites Attract?
Author: Roman Jiganchine$3.99Publisher: Independent | Release Date: December 2017 | Contents: 265 pages
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.**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
The Polar Bear System: Volume 2
Author: GM Henrik Danielsen$9.99Publisher: Independent | Release Date: February 2016 | Contents: 170 pages
The Polar Bear System (PBS) is played to leave the mainstream and create new original positions. It starts with a fianchetto of the King’s bishop after 1.f4 d5. The second volume covers all setups after 1.f4 d5 except the mainlines from volume 1.**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.