Catastrophes & Tactics in the Chess Openings Volume 6: Open Sicilians - Carsten Hansen
Catastrophes & Tactics in the Chess Openings Volume 6: Open Sicilians
Winning in 15 Moves or less: Chess Tactics, Brilliances & Blunders in the Chess Opening
by Carsten Hansen
Everybody wants to win fast, preferably straight out of the chess opening.This is book is a collection of games played by the best players in the world in which either White or Black wins in 15 moves or less either a result of brilliant chess tactics, an accumulation of mistakes or blunders.
Through the study of the games in this volume, you will improve your opening play, opening repertoire, strategies and tactical ability.
The chess opening variations in this volume are all the variations of the Open Sicilian Defense, such as:
1) The Najdorf Variation
2) The Scheveningen Variation
3) The Dragon & Accelerated Dragon Variations
4) The Classical Variation including the Richter-Rauzer & Sozin Attack
5) The Taimanov, Kan & Paulsen Variations
6) The Sveshnikov & Kalashnikov Variations
After sorting games with the worst mistakes & blunders away, there remains a collection of games showing a catalog of typical mistakes, misunderstandings, misevaluations and how to exploit these: either through simple execution or brilliant chess tactics.
ISBN-13: 978-1521898031, Paperback, 163 pages, Self Published