First Steps: The Colle and London Systems - Cyrus Lakdawalapaperback, 240 pages
The Colle and London are opening systems for White starting with 1 d4.
They are very popular choices at club level and for two very good
1. Both openings are easy to learn and understand.
2. White’s attacking play is based on solid foundations.
In this book, International Master Cyrus Lakdawala examines both
openings in detail and provides a highly practical repertoire for White
based on a mix of the Colle and the London. All the way through the
reader is helped along by numerous notes, tips and exercises. This book
tells you everything you need to know before taking your first steps
with the Colle and London systems.
First Steps is a new opening series and is ideal for improving players
who want simple and straightforward explanations. First Steps
First Steps books are based around carefully selected instructive games
which demonstrate exactly what both sides are trying to achieve. There
is enough theory to enable the improving player to get to grips with the
opening without feeling overwhelmed. If you want to take up a new
opening, First Steps is the ideal place to start.