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Chess Traps : Pitfalls And Swindles - I. A. Horowitz

Chess Traps

Pitfalls And Swindles

Paperback Published: 19th April 1971
ISBN: 9780671210410
Number Of Pages: 256

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Shows how to avoid and capitalize on the playing errors and psychological problems experienced by most chess enthusiasts

Chess Gimmicks and the Psychology Behind Them
Even the Masters Can Go Wrongp. 3
More About Traps, Pitfalls, and Swindlesp. 14
Baiting the Trapp. 29
Traps and Pitfalls in the Opening
"Transparent" Traps and Pitfallsp. 53
The Harried Kingp. 63
Inept Developmentp. 74
Greed Doesn't Payp. 94
Gimmicks in Over-the-Board Play
Slick, Sly, and Subtlep. 109
The Gentle Art of Swindlingp. 127
Gimmick vs. Gimmick
"He Sees It!"p. 149
One Good Gimmick Deserves Anotherp. 172
The Trapper Trappedp. 198
Thrust and Counterthrustp. 220
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ISBN: 9780671210410
ISBN-10: 0671210416
Series: Fireside Chess Library
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 19th April 1971
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.47 x 15.29  x 1.75
Weight (kg): 0.33
Edition Number: 1