The Slav's great popularity is due to its extreme solidity and abundant possibilities for dynamic counter-play. This book provides detailed coverage to help players as both White and Black face the challenges of this tough yet rewarding opening. All lines after 1 d4 d5 2 c4 c6 are discussed, except those that transpose to the Semi-Slav. The sharpest tactical lines of the Slav receive especially detailed coverage.
paperback, 256 pages, Gambit Publishing 2001