This major new work surveys all chess openings, providing a guide to every critical main line and featuring descriptions of the typical strategies for both sides. These commentaries will be welcomed by all club and tournament players, as they will help them better handle the middlegame positions arising from each opening, and will equip them to find the best continuation when their opponents deviate from the standard paths.
The Complete Series of an accessible primer and a reference book about chess openings. Gives a flavor of how every opening works and points at various middlegame plans that apply after the opening has ended. Provides a solid foundation to build your opening repertoire on. Explains what you should be trying to achieve, with clear indications for further study.
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