Jan 20, A different kind of book is Shereshevsky’s ‘Endgame Strategy’, one will not learn the basics from this book at all; it has more to do with transitions from the . Shereshevsky – Endgame Strategy, pdf – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online for free. Endgame Strategy has 39 ratings and 3 reviews. Robert said: To provide to soviet masters a good reference book about all the endgames, GM Yuri Averbakh .

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But not too much, or you won’t learn it well. Tractatus84 rated it really liked it Feb 08, Though I have Silman’s endgme course, I aim to get the Shereshevsky book to fill gaps and help achieve the positions in Silmans, and other’s books.

Endgame Strategy By Mikhail Shereshevsky

This book by Shereshevsky is one of the better ones. A different kind of book is Shereshevsky’s ‘Endgame Strategy’, Books by Mikhail Shereshevsky.

Asim rated it it was amazing Aug 24, I don’t think I read this book much when I was younger. This isn’t a beginners tome on the standard postions, but a strategic guide to playing endgames.


A Wild Game That Worked! Lindsay Went rated it liked it Oct 16, Aug 24, 5. Eric Miettinen rated it it was amazing Jul 28, He is mostly known as a trainer.

Just a stategy while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Just finished working through this book. I first started reading it and playing over some of the examples in the fall ofI believe.

I’ve broken it down into 4 categories, picked 2 books from each, but also listed some other worthy contenders.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The comments are very terse and simple.

Mikhail Shereshevsky’s Endgame Strategy

No trivia or quizzes yet. That said, I’ve already got Silman’s book and it leaves me cold. The ‘And Because’ Category Whilst the above books will all help your chess, this final category of books are in because I think it’s important to know about the history of the game, in particular sherrshevsky Cold War politics, indoctrinated mindsets and repression that chess has been instrincally linked to: Some time around then I played the following game with a tough, queenless middlegame.

Having always been a fan of endgame play, I was always on the look out for books devoted to the subject. Saturday, 28 April Definitive list of ‘must-have’ chess books.


Endgame Strategy

Using classic examples from grandmaster practice, together with modern illustrations and instructive games by lesser-known players, Shereshevsky lucidly explains the basic principles of the endgame: Scott rated it really edgame it Dec 16, Chess Tales by Roger Coathup: What is the most important thing you did to improve in chess?

Aug eendgame, 1. In some of the examples there are other possibilities for the opposing side that Shereshevsky doesn’t address, and this can be frustrating.

CRB rated it really liked it Jun 20, Unlike other fields, most of it is not specific knowledge.

Jklenear 19 min ago. To ask other readers questions about Endgame Strategyplease sign up. The other criticism is that a fairly large number of the examples come from very famous old games, e.

With chess, exact knowledge is only valuable in openings and theoretical endgames. Aug 29, 6. This book – as its name implies – is about the endgame.