Chess: The Complete Guide to Chess

Master Chess Tactics, Chess Openings and Chess Strategies
Length: 3 hrs and 58 mins
Categories: Education & Learning
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Publisher's Summary

Amaze your friends - Master the ancient game of chess!
Do you want to understand the game of chess? Would you like to beat your friends - and increase your online ratings? Is it time to unlock your hidden genius?

If so, this expanded 4th edition of The Complete Guide to Chess - Master Chess Tactics, Chess Openings and Chess Strategy is the audiobook you’ve been waiting for. Logan Donovan tracks the spread of chess across history - from India to Persia to Europe and worldwide. You can take your place in a long line of chess masters - even if you’ve never played the game before!

Do you want to get started out right? Would you like an advantage over your opponents - from the very first moves?

The Complete Guide to Chess - Master Chess Tactics, Chess Openings and Chess Strategy explains how you can easily memorize popular chess “openings” (the first few turns of a game). If you’re a beginner, you can amaze your friends by learning the tricks and traps of the Grandmasters - and using them on your unsuspecting foes!

  • Ruy Lopez
  • Italian Game
  • Sicilian Defense
  • French Defense
  • Caro-Kann Defense
  • Pirc Defense
  • Queen’s Gambit
  • English Opening
  • Alekhine’s Defense
  • Modern Defense
  • King’s Indian Defense
  • King’s Indian Attack
  • The Dutch Defense
  • and many more!

It’s easy to learn the tactics of chess! The Complete Guide to Chess - Master Chess Tactics, Chess Openings and Chess Strategy explains powerful concepts such as “forks” and “pins” in simple, easy-to-understand language. With the help of this audiobook, you’ll be ready to “turn the tables” on your opponents!

You'll also learn key principles of chess strategy, such as:

  • King Safety
  • Center Control
  • Pawn Structure
  • Piece Quality
  • and when to play for a draw!

You’ll even find out how to “Seal the Deal” with Logan Donovan’s 14 tips for the end game!

Don’t keep losing games through trial and error - get the tips and strategies you need to win!

In The Complete Guide to Chess - Master Chess Tactics, Chess Openings and Chess Strategy today - you’ll get everything you need to start winning a lot more games!

©2015 Logan Donovan (P)2019 Logan Donovan

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Recommended to all

Loved the book! Written in a very entertaining style. Very beneficial especially if you play along with the games in a separate board. . It has greatly elevated my approach to playing winning chess! Very nice book must buy it !

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informative book

This book is an excellent introduction to the rules, history, and strategies of one of the most popular games in history. If you ae new to chess you'll see that there are such gigantic quantities of books and resources for help you with starting. This book is perfect for me. I am happy to get this book.

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A must!!

Each chapter has at least a dozen exercises to play out with explanations. It's a good book to introduce a young mind to the beauty of Chess, and might even lead to a career in international tournament play. Recommended.

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Best trick ever

The book covers everything you need to know to improve your chess playing. Three best recommendations are 1) Practice. 2) Review annotated chess games. 3)Review your own games. You are an idiot if you do not purchase this book. Now u must buy this book and learn the tricks.

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Recommended

The book gives you great information like principles of the middlegame, opening, and endgame. And also tells how to beat a computer. So i recommended this book to every one.

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Easy to understand

This book introduces beginners to all facets of chess. The basic rules and moves of the pieces and tactics, combinations, and strategy.

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Enjoying this product

Easily it's greatest strength are the problems at the end of each chapter. This book is very enjoyable.

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Excellent Chess books for Begin

This book covers a variety of topics in chess, from how to play, tactics, strategy, trivia, and descriptions of many great players in the past.

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Awesome !

This book has excellent start for the list of books I have compiled on the topic, based on other users recommendations. The author shows step by step the various games that demonstrate the principles. The overall book style is simple and easy to understand.

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Best chess book

This is the perfect book for beginners looking to learn the rules and some basic tactical information on the game.

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  • 10-18-20

Good book

This book provides several scenarios that you can use to practice and hone your chess skills.

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  • 10-12-20

Short way of learning

It is difficult to select proven guide book but I am glad that my friend recommended me proven guide book about this game. Very easy and fast way of learning about chess.

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  • 10-12-20

Wonderful guide

A complete and more informative book, very easy and in clear voice. I found it very easy guide for beginners.

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  • 10-12-20

Complete guide

I am beginner in Chess and this book help me to learn about it. I have started playing chess and I can feel this book really helping me.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 10-11-20

Great

This book is for aspiring chess players who know how the pieces move and understand how to use some tactics such as forks and skewers but have never had any formal chess training.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 10-11-20

helpfull for beginneres

Let's Learn Chess is a complete guide to learning the basics of the game and understanding strategy. This guide is meant to inspire women and girls to learn, play, and empower each other through chess.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 10-11-20

Good one

The Complete Beginner's Guide to Playing Chess: Chess Openings, Endgame and Important Strategies" now and learn how to take your game to the next level.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 10-11-20

Well book

This book is the perfect guide for chess beginners wanting to learn about opening theory and improve the quality of their openings when playing the game

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  • 10-11-20

Good

This is a complete guide for the chess parent and explains the intricacies of tournament rules while tackling the subjects of rating and grades.

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  • 10-11-20

Amazing

This is a complete guide for the chess parent and explains the intricacies of tournament rules while tackling the subjects of rating and grades.