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Catastrophes & Tactics 3: Flank Openings

205 pages, paperback, CarstenChess, 1. edition 2017.

From the Series »Catastrophes & Tactics«

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Everybody wants to win fast, preferably straight out of the chess opening. This book is a collection of games played by top players in which either White or Black wins in 15 moves or less either a result of blunders, an accumulation of mistakes or brilliant chess tactics.

Through the study of the games in this volume, you will improve your opening play, opening repertoire, strategies and tactical ability.

132 main games

Carsten Hansen is a Danish-American FIDE Master & FIDE Trainer who has written extensively on all phases of the game, but is particularly recognized for his thorough books on chess openings, most recently on the Sicilian Dragon and the Closed Sicilian.

Language English
Author Hansen, Carsten
Publisher CarstenChess
Series Catastrophes & Tactics
Edition 1.
Medium Book
Weight 350 g
Width 15.2 cm
Height 23.2 cm
Pages 205
ISBN-13 9781521560686
Year of Publication 2017
Binding paperback

1. Minor Flank Openings: Larsen Attack, Bird Opening, Dunst Opening and Others

2. Reti Opening & King’s Indian Attack

3. English Opening – Slav, Dutch, Indian Lines

4. English Opening with 1 ... e5

5. Symmetrical English

Catastrophes & Tactics 3: Flank Openings