Download e-book for kindle: Capablanca: A Primer of Checkmate by Frisco Del Rosario

By Frisco Del Rosario

Jose Raul Capablanca is popular for his beautiful positional play and ideal endgame strategy. however the Chess computing device used to be additionally a grasp of that wrong way to carry mate: the assault at the enemy king.In this groundbreaking paintings, award-winning chess trainer and writer Frisco Del Rosario shines a long-overdue mild in this missed element of Capablanca's list. He illustrates how the Cuban genius used positional thoughts to accumulate impossible to resist king hunts, embodying the foundations of excellent play encouraged through the unequaled instructor, C.J.S. Purdy. the writer additionally identifies an missed checkmate trend - Capablanca's Mate - that aspiring attackers can upload to the traditional catalogue in Renaud and Kahn's The paintings of the Checkmate. As Del Rosario indicates, Capablanca has encouraged not just generations of gamers, but in addition a few of the classics of chess literature.Easy to learn yet chock-full of recommendation for examine and sensible play, Capablanca: A Primer of Checkmate fills a gaping gap in our realizing of the 3rd global Champion.

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