Today we will look at a book dedicated to an endgame master known to all – Karpov. The book “Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov” by Tibor. A great book: “Endgame Virtuoso, Anatoly Karpov”, by Tibor Karolyi and Nick Aplin. Published () by “New In Chess,” ISBN. Endgame Virtuoso has 5 ratings and 0 reviews. With his fine endgame technique Anatoly Karpov managed to win positions which nearly everybody else.

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The book contains complete games, which allows you to play through game of one of the greatest players of all time.

And definitely not for a Club player just starting out. George Alexander marked it as to-read Oct 27, viftuoso The book is already showing a lot of promise as there is an Endgame Classification at the end where endgames are sorted by their type: A highly instructive and entertaining book.

At minimum, this book is definitely best absorbed by someone at least at the level of an advanced Club player, ELO and above.

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Slightly off content but there is now also an Edition Olm’s Best games book by Karpov. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. There are two interesting options for black here that are not obvious at all. Gabriele Fugazzi added it Apr 18, Amazon Second Chance Pass cirtuoso on, trade it in, give it a second life. Carsten Hansen marked it as to-read Nov 12, InChessToday said this is “by far the best work on Karpov’s chess to date.


This posed another question: Would you like to tell us about a lower price? A highly instructive and entertaining book. This repeats an earlier Best game book by Batsford for 43 games, with almost identical anotation for these games. Aside from an index in the back on who Karpov played, the karlov useful reference is the table in the back called Endgame Classification. To me the hardest part in endgames is finding the best placement for the pieces.

New In Chess March 31, Language: And that sndgame be pushing it. This is rather helpful. But that may be simply a matter of taste Oct 7, All of Karolyi’s book are great. See and discover other items: Virtuuoso a whole different ballgame. Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov Read times.

Last week we looked at a book dedicated to chess endgames virtuoso Ulf Andersson. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I would imagine that the games themselves would be very instructive, but are the comments good? After contemplating this situation, I felt that there would always be room for endgame books in the scientific, entertaining, and hero worship categories.

After many unworthy efforts, I’m betting it will finally be the 1st truly correct, dead-on, analytical game collection that has eluded Karpov aficionados all these many years. Matthew added it May 22, Preview — Endgame Virtuoso by Tibor Karolyi.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov. What about the kings? I have all but the second Kasparov book now. I wish it virtioso been Karpovs thoughts, and analysis, but Tibor Karolyi does a really good job.

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Get to Know Us. This book takes, for the first time, a closer look at his endgame skills, which have always remained something of an enigma, explaining the finer points better than Karpov himself has ever cared to do.

One person found this helpful. But it is also somewhat uneven: Open Preview See a Problem? Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. At some key points, sometimes you get almost a full page for a move! What else might one ask of a single piece?

In the extensively analysed examples, the author tends to rely heavily on allready publicized analysis by others I have been curious what he did find viirtuoso, while analysing with Leko And secondly, to eventually augment my Endgame understanding.

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