The ideas & plans behind all chess openings!
Paperback, 336 pages
Volume 3 of this accessible primer and reference book about chess openings provides a solid foundation to build on your opening repertoire. It explains what you should be trying to achieve, with clear indications for further study. The book covers all main variations likely to arise, while important moves and key positions are highlighted in colour making it very user-friendly. It explains the plans and counterplans for both Black and White with simple, verbal introductions and with a number of illustrated, intructive games.
This book helps beginners to develop a solid understanding of fundamental opening play, gives casual players the ability to choose the opening that suits their style and taste, and is a tool for club players to test and review their opening repertoire.