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    PRE-ORDER - The Knight - The Cunning Cavalry
    COMING JULY 2019
    Catalog Code: B0122RE

    In his ground-breaking series, The Power of the Pieces, Belorussian grandmaster Sergey Kasparov examines the strengths, weaknesses and overall characteristics of each piece on the chessboard. This second volume in the series is about the knight. Its role in the opening, middlegame and endgame is discussed in detail, amply supported by almost 140 complete games from tournament praxis.
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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2019 Issue
    Our 2019 U.S. Champs
    Catalog Code: CL0719

    The July 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2019 U.S. Champions and personal accounts from GM Sam Shankland and WGM Tatev Abrahamyan about their championship experiences. Other articles include "College Chess Final Four by Al Lawrence" and "Scholastics Balancing Act by Jamaal Abdul-Alim".
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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2019 Issue
    Jennifer Yu: U.S. Women's Champion
    Catalog Code: CL4K0619

    The June 2019 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by SIM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids Across The Board, Avoid The Trap! by Bruce Pandolfini, On the 8th Rank, All-Girls Nationals by Betsy Zagate, U.S. Women's Champ Jennifer Yu and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2019 Issue

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    US Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess - SEVENTH EDITION
    Catalog Code: B0001USCF

    This comprehensive rulebook is the only guide sanctioned and compiled by the US Chess Federation, the governing body for chess in the United States. It is designed as a reference for all chess players—but especially tournament chess players—and tournament directors.
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    US Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess - SEVENTH EDITION

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    Chess Tactics and Combinations Workbook
    Winning the Battles Between the Pieces
    Catalog Code: B0131OB

    Chess Tactics and Combinations Workbook presents hundreds of tactical patterns and combinations from significant master and grandmaster games in this book in the Chess Detective® Workbook series.
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    Chess Tactics and Combinations Workbook

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    Attacking the Chess King Workbook
    Patterns and Strategies for Successful Attacks
    Catalog Code: B0132OB

    Attacking the Chess King Workbook presents hundreds of attacking patterns from significant master and grandmaster games. Become a successful attacker and win more games with this book in the Chess Detective® Workbook series.
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    Attacking the Chess King Workbook

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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2019 Issue
    Incredible USATE
    Catalog Code: CL0619

    The June 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on A Spirited Weekend "Camraderie, competition, and team spirit highlight our annual U.S. Amateur Teams roundup by Al Lawrence (East), Abel Talamantez (West), Betsy Zacate (North), Ben Silva (South). Other articles include "Deep Dive interview, and The U.S. World Teams Exceed Expectations".
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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - May 2019 Issue
    Valentina Gunina wins inaugural Cairns Cup
    Catalog Code: CL0519

    The May 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Valentina Gunina and her blitzing prowess at the inaugral Cairns Cup by WGM Tatev Abrahamyan. Other articles include "Chess Journalism at the Cairns Cup" and "an Interview with WGM Jennifer Shahade advocating for women in chess.".
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    Chess Life Magazine - May 2019 Issue

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    The King's Indian According to Tigran Petrosian
    Catalog Code: B0121RE

    The author’s objective was, first of all, to reveal the richness of Petrosian’s chess world and to follow the strategic development of the King’s Indian Defense through the prism of Petrosian’s creative work. He does this with the presentation of almost 300 deeply annotated, complete games.
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    The King's Indian According to Tigran Petrosian

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    Emanuel Lasker - A Reader
    Catalog Code: B0120RE

    In this book you get a unique look at Lasker himself – both intellectually and emotionally – through a wide-ranging sampling of his works, with an emphasis on chess but also including much on other topics.
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    Emanuel Lasker - A Reader

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    Chess Life Magazine - April 2019 Issue
    Hikaru's Grand Tour
    Catalog Code: CL0419

    The April 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Hikaru Nakamura and his blitzing prowess at the London Chess Classic by Robert Hess. Other articles include "US Chess Affairs 2018 Yearbook" and "the K-12 Grade Nationals".
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    Chess Life Magazine - April 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - April 2019 Issue
    The 2019 All America Team
    Catalog Code: CL4K0419

    The April 2019 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by SIM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids Across The Board, Avoid The Trap! by Bruce Pandolfini, All-America Team, Tactics from the K-12s by GM Elshan Moradiabadi and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - April 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - March 2019 Issue
    Dewain Barber - Dean of Scholastic Chess
    Catalog Code: CL0319

    The March 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on US Chess naming Dewain Barber as the Dean of Scholastic Chess by Al Lawrence. Other articles include "College Chess and 2018 Pan Ams" and "Grand Prix at the Eastern Open".
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    Chess Life Magazine - March 2019 Issue

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    Attack and Counterattack in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0119RE

    Fred Reinfeld's timeless Attack and Counterattack in Chess starts with the basic premise that White plays to build on the natural initiative that is inherent in having the first move, while Black pplays to sap White's divine right to this initiative, only to take it over the moment it is possible
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    Attack and Counterattack in Chess

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    Chess Life Magazine - February 2019 Issue
    Face off: Magnus vs. Fabi
    Catalog Code: CL0219

    The February 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the First American world championship contender in decades loses a heartbreaker to Carlsen by GM Ian Rogers. Other articles include "In Memoriam of Ruth Haring" and "World Youth and World Cadet".
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    Chess Life Magazine - February 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - February 2019 Issue
    World Cadet: Yuvraj Chennareddy takes the Gold
    Catalog Code: CL4K0219

    The February 2019 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by SIM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids Across The Board, Avoid The Trap! by Bruce Pandolfini, Tournament 101, World Cadet by GM Mesgen Amanov and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - February 2019 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - January 2019 Issue
    2018 Olympiad Tiebreak Heartbreak
    Catalog Code: CL0119

    The January 2019 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 43rd Chess Olympiad where China nabs historic double gold, the U.S. team takes silver on tiebreaks, and the women's team makes a splash by GM Maurice Ashley. Other articles include "The Eternal Pin and how to use it" and "The Collins manuscripts at Indiana University".
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    Chess Life Magazine - January 2019 Issue

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    Understanding Minor Piece Endgames
    Catalog Code: B0118RE

    This book is the second volume in the authors' acclaimed Understanding Endgames series. It follows a dual philosophy, like their previous work, Understanding Rook Endgames. It deals with seven-piece minor-piece endings in some detail.
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    Understanding Minor Piece Endgames

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - December 2018 Issue
    Bughouse is just one of the variants FM Mike "FunMaster" Klein explores
    Catalog Code: CL4K1218

    The December 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by ICCM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids, Avoid The Trap!, 960 bugs on my chessboard, Junior Grand Prix and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - December 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - December 2018 Issue
    The Challenges of Chess Parenting
    Catalog Code: CL1218

    The December 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the Challenge of Chess Parenting by Jennifer Vallens. Other articles include "The Victorious Eight" and "World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled".
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    Chess Life Magazine - December 2018 Issue

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    Man Vs. Machine
    Challenging Human Supremacy in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0117RE

    The man versus machine battle in chess is a landmark in the history of technology. There are numerous books that document the technical aspects of this epic story. The human side is not often told. Few chess players are inclined to write about their man-machine encounters, other than annotating the games played. This book brings the two sides together. It tells the stories of many of the key scientists and chess players that participated in a 50-year research project to advance the understanding of computing technology. "
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    Man Vs. Machine

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    Chess Life Magazine - November 2018 Issue
    Timur Flies High
    Catalog Code: CL1118

    The November 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Blindfold King Timur Gareyev plays ambitious, take-it-all chess to win the U.S. Open as told by Al Lawrence. Other articles include "Caruana versus Carlsen" and "Novelties & negotiations at the 2018 Sinquefield Cup".
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    Chess Life Magazine - November 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - October 2018 Issue
    Direct Attacking Moves
    Catalog Code: CL1018

    The October 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Direct Attacking moves by deconstructing the Myth of Brilliant Attacking Play by IM Erik Kislik. Other articles include "Luck and Skill at the World Open" and "The U.S. World Senior Team has a golden moment in Dresden"
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    Chess Life Magazine - October 2018 Issue

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    Sicilian Defense - The Chelyabinsk Variation
    Its Past, Present and Future
    Catalog Code: B0116RE

    Extraordinary analytical depth, cross-checked by strong engines, is complemented by historical and biographical perspectives to make this a truly unique opening manual. Regardless of what name you give it, Sicilian Defense: The Chelyabinsk Variation will provide you with a powerful weapon against 1.e4.
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    Sicilian Defense - The Chelyabinsk Variation

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - October 2018 Issue
    2018 Junior Champs: GM Awonder Liang and FM Carissa Yip win in St. Louis
    Catalog Code: CL4K1018

    The October 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! It's Your Move, You can do it! by ICCM Jon Edwards, Chess Kids, Avoid The Trap!, U.S. Junior & U.S. Junior Girls' Championships and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - October 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life Magazine - September 2018 Issue
    GM Cristian Chirila - National Open Champ
    Catalog Code: CL0918

    The September 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on GM Christian Chirila's determination wins the day and the Edmonson Cup at the 2018 National Open. Other articles include "The 2018 NATO Chess Championship" and "Sensational Sana" and the US Women's Open.
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    Chess Life Magazine - September 2018 Issue

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    The Bishop
    Danger on the Diagonal
    Catalog Code: B0115RE

    In his new, ground-breaking series, The Power of the Pieces, Belorussian grandmaster Sergey Kasparov examines the strengths, weaknesses and overall characteristics of each piece on the chessboard. This first volume in the series is about the bishop. Its role in the opening, middlegame and endgame is discussed in detail, amply supported by over 140 examples from tournament praxis.
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    The Bishop

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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2018 Issue
    Shankland Shines in St. Louis at US Championship - Paikidze Prevails Wins Second US Women's Championship
    Catalog Code: CL0718

    The July 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2018 US Men's and Women's Chess Championship, which were won by Sam Shankland and Nazi Paikidze respectively. Other articles include "Honoring the Hip-Hop Legacy with Chess" and the PRO Chess League Finals.
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    Chess Life Magazine - July 2018 Issue

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    French Defense - Second Edition
    The Solid Rubinstein Variation
    Catalog Code: B0076RE

    This book is an eye-opener, and even top grandmasters might find that they have underestimated Black’s resources in important positions…The average tournament and online player will appreciate Langrock’s straightforward, no-nonsense style. He keeps the complexity of the analysis within bounds, and highlights relevant details without drifting into obscure page-long analytical byways. General themes are clearly presented within the context of illustrative games…The result is a book that covers a broad swath of material in a modest number of pages. I’m sure that you will be well-rewarded for its study, and come out with a useful new weapon in your chess arsenal.'' From International Master John Watson's Foreword to the first edition.
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    French Defense - Second Edition

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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2018 Issue
    Fabiano Caruana - America's World Championship Candidate
    Catalog Code: CL0618

    The June 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on Fabiano Caruana's win at the 2018 World Championship Candidates Match, where he was the first American to challenger for the World Championship since Bobby Fischer in 1972. Other articles include UT Rio Grand Valley's win at the Final Four College Championship.
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    Chess Life Magazine - June 2018 Issue

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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2018 Issue
    Shankland Wins U.S. Championship! Paikidze Wins U.S. Women's Championship!
    Catalog Code: CL4K0618

    The June 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! My First Move, Tournament Life, U.S. Championships, Shankland and Paikidze win the U.S. Men and Women's Championship, My First Move by FM Annie Wang and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    Chess Life For Kids Magazine - June 2018 Issue

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    Chess Lessons
    Solving Problems & Avoiding Mistakes
    Catalog Code: B0114RE

    In this, his penultimate work, legendary chess instructor Mark Dvoretsky (1947-2016) explores identifying and dealing with problems on the chessboard. “While working on the games that I have included in this book, I have sought to uncover their core ideas which are important for a chessplayer’s improvement and demonstrate them as vividly as possible. Those may include both approaches to playing out certain typical situations and mastering various positional and tactical ideas, as well as improving technical skills and training an ability to search for decisions and to make them on the basis of the precise calculation of variations.
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    Chess Lessons

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    The Spirit of the Teams
    Catalog Code: CL0518

    The May 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2018 U.S. Amateur Team Events. Other articles include the 2018 Chess Journalists of America Awards and a revolutionary chess program in rural Mississippi with a 75% poverty level.
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    Learn to Play Blindfold Chess
    Catalog Code: CL4K0418

    The April 2018 issue of Chess Life for Kids is here! Avoid the Trap, It's Your Move, Chess Kids, Learn All About Blindfold Chess, My First Move by GM Timur Gareyev and more in the latest issue of Chess Life for Kids!
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    2018 U.S. Championships Preview
    Catalog Code: CL0418

    The April 2018 issue of Chess Life is here! It's Cover Story is on the 2018 U. S. Championships Previews. Other articles include The 2017 K-12 Grade Championships and Innovations with Girl-focused Chess Camps.
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    Sabotaging the Sicilian, French & Caro-Kann with 2. b3
    Catalog Code: B0113RE

    The Queenside Fianchetto Factor. In the first full book to examine 2.b3 against the Sicilian, French and Caro-Kann, mainlines, interesting sidelines and current theory are reviewed. In addition, what actually happens in modern practice is surveyed. With 2.b3, you will have one more arrow in your theoretical quiver to battle Black. And, like it or not, Black will be compelled to do deal with the queenside fianchetto factor.
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