Lev Alburt, Nikolay Krogius the prestigious Chess Journalists of America Book of the Year award for , Just the Facts! boils down all. Lev Alburt, three-time United States Chess Champion, is one of the most sought- after chess teachers. Bibliographic information. QR code for Just the Facts!. Just the Facts by Lev Alburt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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You can even pull yourself out of the steely jaws of a “certain” defeat! Alburt’s book is actually fun to read. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Winning Chess Endgames: Just The Facts – Lev Alburt & Nikolay Krogius

Rabee Niami marked it as to-read Jun 20, Bret added it Sep 24, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. From Beginner To Master.

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Winning Chess Endgames: Just The Facts

And the endgame is the last lap of the race. This book lays out the basic principles in a manner that is easy to remember–an obvious key to putting the them to work on the board.


East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Connor Dickinson marked it as to-read Dec 08, As a sub player, I have always found the endgame a mystery. The layout is good and color is used to good effect to highlight important points.

Other books in the series. On the other hand, it does contain the necessary material for the student to play the endgame at a reasonably high slburt of understanding.

Just the Facts : Winning Endgame Knowledge in One Volume

English Choose a language for shopping. BBA rated it it was ok Jul 14, Some critics say that the analysis is sometimes incorrect.

Accurate opening play can be satisfying, and combinations in the middlegame are exciting. It would have received a fourth start but I don’t think it’s worth the price they’re asking. Jason Anderson rated it liked it Jan 15, ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. There is one thing which does shine through these books: Books by Lev Alburt.

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Just the Facts: Winning Endgame Knowledge in One Volume by Lev Alburt

Going over this book again and again doesn’t at all mean that it’s difficult. My only complaint albburt I’ll admit it is trifling is that there’s no page number reference to the “blue bullets” Alburt calls them “breakouts” of endgame tips; once you’ve read the whole book, it would be helpful to “review-at-a-glance” these tidbits of information just to help keep these tips fresh in your memory.


See all 10 reviews. Daniel added it Sep 08, Bret added it Dec 29, Return to Book Page. Once that word “immutable” sinks in, that should tell you that you don’t have to go searching for any other endgame books to read to try to further enhance and improve your endgame skill; the way you tend to do when you study the middlegame and the openings.