Chess: Strategies, Tactics, and Openings to Dominate Your Opponent

Narrated by: Michael Phillips
Length: 1 hr and 56 mins
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This book contains essential information, strategies, and tactics to help you start playing chess on a competitive level. It will help you learn how to evaluate board position and formulate game plans based on a systematic assessment of the game. It will teach you how to play the different types of opening and gain insight on their strengths and weaknesses. You will learn about different tactical motifs to attack and defeat your opponent. In addition, this book contains proven strategies in the opening, middlegame, and endgames that you can use instantly to start winning competitive games. Finally, for absolute beginners or chess hobbyists, this book will help you learn or revisit the basic rules of chess, algebraic notation, and the functions of each chess piece. 

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boring and too basic

not really suitable for this format, very basic. a normal book woud be much better.

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  • Larry Reacher
  • 05-20-19

Ok for a beginer. worth a read maybe !

The good. Well narrated, I liked the history of chess part at beginning. The not so good, needs a PDF to go with it, narrator refers to diagrams so many times, but provides no reference materials. probably needs to be 10 hours long, not 1 hour 56 minutes, that way some openings could be explained better same for strategies. If a PDF is added, and Mr Phillips expands the audiobook its worth a buy, otherwise look else where...