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Devious Chess

How to Bend the Rules and Win

Amatzia Avni

Batsford

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ISBN: 9780713490046

Price: £15.99

Publication date: 27 April 2006

ISBN: 9781849941822

ASIN: B00PPH5KSK

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Publication date: 27 March 2014

Category: Chess

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Master chess psychologist Amatzia Avni outlines a new approach to playing chess be tricksy about your game, bend the rules where possible and always come out on top! Players of all abilities are urged, step-by-step, to unlearn everything they’ve learned so far and adopt a fearless attitude to the game. Every tip for bending the rules is included here with comprehensive illustrated games. Includes: The Nature of Tricky Chess: Virgin land Raising the tension to boiling point Coffeehouse chess Not so elementary, my dear Watson Peculiar moves Principled Issues of ‘Tricky Chess’: Twists and turns The trap vs blunder dilemma Methods of conducting ‘tricky chess’ Illustrative Games Assesment and Implementation: Evaluation of tricksy chess Transforming into a ‘tricky chess’ player

ABOUT THE Author

A psychologist by profession, Amatzia Avni is also a World Chess Federation Master who has participated in the Israeli Chess Championship final on five seperate occasions.

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