Er zijn momenteel 16144 spelers online!
Mens tegen machine - succes!
Correspondentieschaak op elk moment!
Stem op de beste zet om te winnen!
Hoe goed ben jij?
Verfijn je tactisch inzicht!
Krijg advies en spelinzicht!
Leer van topschakers en profs!
Bekijk miljoenen meesterpartijen!
Je virtuele schaakcoach!
Perfectioneer je openingszetten!
Test je vaardigheden tegen de computer!
Vind de juiste privécoach!
Kun jij hem elke dag oplossen?
Breng alles samen!
Beginners, start hier!
Maak vrienden en speel teamwedstrijden!
Nieuws uit de schaakwereld!
Zoeken in alle leden van Chess.com
Vind lokale clubs & evenementen!
Wie van je vrienden is de beste?
Lees wat leden zeggen!
In the time leading up to the World Chess Championship match in 1972, critics said that Boris Spassky didn’t play with enough “fire” and determination in his matches and by the time he faced Bobby Fischer, the challenger from the United States, he hadn’t been tried enough. During the match, Spassky had an army of Russian chess players to help him analyze his game where Fischer worked mostly alone, late into the night, with chess books. I have several books by and about Bobby Fischer simply because I followed the match everyday in the media when he played for the 1972 World Chess Championship Match against the Russian Boris Spassky. And though they make interesting reading, I have found the following books to be most helpful for improving my game: “How To Reassess Your Chess” - Silman, “My System” - Nimzovitch, “Basic Chess Endings” - Fine, “The Art of Positional Play” - Reshevsky, “Chess Thinking” - Pandolfini, “Attacking Chess” - Waitzkin, and my first chess book “Chess Openings Theory and Practice” - Horowitz, a big book which is completely falling apart from years of use. I still use it today to find “new” lines of play from a vast array of analyzed games. And It’s endorsed on the back by my former teacher, Sammy Reshevsky. I have many more chess books which include “Chess Brain Twisters” - Hoehberg, and all sorts of puzzle type books and games by the masters like “Candidates Matches 1974” to a book called “From Steinitz to Fischer” - by Max Euwe. (I like to re-play the games by the masters.) One book in particular that I read almost everyday is “The Complete Chess Workout” - Paillser. And I can't leave out "Practical Chess Exercises" - Cheng. It's not just tactical like of lot of the similar "best one move" chess books, but it covers tactics and strategy all arranged so there is no graded progression so it's more like what you would experience in real play. But regardless of your preference in chess books, it’s always helps to search for attacks and defenses in opening lines and sharpen your middle and endgame.
Didn't you post this previously?
Chess Openings: Theory and Practice isn't breaking up "from years of use." It is breaking up because of the shoddy binding by the publisher Simon & Schuster. There is not a single copy of this book on the planet that isn't breaking apart.
Lol! Well, I began using it around 40 years ago give or take a year or so.
I posted it as a Blog, AND in the Forum to discuss favorite chess books. Perhaps you saw it in both.
See my new post
Thanks for the interesting and informative post. I will get back to using Cheng's book most everyday now.
well everyones nice in here , i have read one book by Tim Harding, im around 1500 so what book would you suggest at my level.
I have my original copy of COT&P which is still intact. I also have MCO 10 and MCO 15. It is interesting to compare the lines among the three references and see how they differ and which GM games are chosen as representative. I agree with the OP that there are many interesting complete games in COT&P, and each of the three books contain ideas not found in the others.
The current thinking seems to be to use online resources for opening study since they are "up to date." On the other hand, many old ideas that have fallen out of favor are not necessarily weak and are often resurrected by GMs to surprise opponents and stay away from lines in current favor.
As far as generic opening books, the general consensus seems to be FCO: Fundamental Chess Openings by Van der Sterren
"2015 European Individual Championship Round 8 Hosts GM Alon Greenfeld and GM Alik Gerson"
Plastic Dubrovnik II
door burke3gd enkele minuten geleden
3/4/2015 - Boxed In
door wolverine96 enkele minuten geleden
what tactic book help u get over that hump
door Uhohspaghettio1 9 minuten geleden
The joy of blunders! Post them here.
door filosopitekus 10 minuten geleden
What's On Your Bookshelf?
door Martin_Stahl 13 minuten geleden
If you could change one rule of chess,what would it be?
door GreenCastleBlock 19 minuten geleden
Multiple Legal Moves of Same Piece under Blitz Rules
door Martin_Stahl 26 minuten geleden
Longest Winning Streak?
door vincze1995 27 minuten geleden
door Anurag 31 minuten geleden
Yusupov's award-winning Training Course
door Martin_Stahl 32 minuten geleden
Waarom lid worden | Schaakonderwerpen |
Veel gestelde vragen |
Hulp en ondersteuning |
Juridische informatie |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Schaken - Nederlands
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!