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Chess Openings for Kids : Featuring 50 Mighty Opening Systems - John Watson

Chess Openings for Kids

Featuring 50 Mighty Opening Systems

Hardcover Published: 1st January 2012
ISBN: 9781906454265
Number Of Pages: 128
For Ages: 10 - 13 years old

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For chess-players of all ages and abilities, it is vital to get off to a good start. This simple guide provides all the tips and ideas needed to play purposefully from move one. That's because these 50 Mighty Openings are the very ones used by chess masters and grandmasters to outwit opponents time and again.

This book teaches the names and starting moves of all the main chess openings, and explains the basic ideas. Beginners will learn how to position their pieces for maximum impact. More experienced players will discover some remarkable tactical and strategic themes that are vital for chess mastery.

Throughout the book, numerous devastating opening traps are highlighted. You will have fun posing difficult problems for your opponent - whether a friend, a chess-club rival or your Dad!

Chess Openings for Kids makes learning the chess openings fun. Playing these powerful openings helps develop an understanding of how the pieces work together. Soon you will be able to play strong moves in any opening position, and approach every game with confidence - and success.

ISBN: 9781906454265
ISBN-10: 1906454264
Series: Chess for Schools
Audience: General
For Ages: 10 - 13 years old
For Grades: 4 - 6
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 128
Published: 1st January 2012
Publisher: Novella Distribution
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 20.0  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.41

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