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Chess for dummies, by James Eade

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Chess for dummies
Title
Chess for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by James Eade
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chess has grown to become recognized as the most ancient, intellectual, and cultural game of its time. Its combination of sport, scientific thinking, and the elements of art make it one of the most played games in the world. Whether you've been playing chess for years or never played at all, this guide, with over 350 illustrations, will help your game. This book shows you everything you need to know in order to unearth the secrets and philosophies of chess
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Cataloging source
LC
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Eade, James
Dewey number
794.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1446
LC item number
.E23 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chess
  • Chess
  • Chess
Label
Chess for dummies, by James Eade
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Introduction. -- Part I: Laying the Groundwork. -- Chapter 1: Setting Up the Board. -- Chapter 2: The Pieces and Their Powers. -- Part II: Getting Past the Rules. -- Chapter 3: The Elements of Chess. -- Chapter 4: Tactics: Hand-to-Hand Combat. -- Chapter 5: Sacrifices: When It's Better to Give Than to Receive. -- Chapter 6: Mating and Mating Patterns. -- Chapter 7: Pattern Recognition. -- Chapter 8: Strategy: The Principles of Play. -- Chapter 9: Special Moves (The Ones That Start All the Arguments). -- Part III: Let the Play Begin. -- Chapter 10: The Opening: First Things First. -- Chapter 11: The Middlegame: What Do I Do Now? -- Chapter 12: The Endgame: Can I Go Home Now? -- Chapter 13: Chess Etiquette (Why Was He So Mad at Me?). -- Part IV: Who to Play, When, Where, and How. -- Chapter 14: Competitive Chess (Is There Any Other Kind?). -- Chapter 15: Computer Chess. -- Chapter 16: Chess Online. -- Chapter 17: Chess Notation (What the Heck Does Nf4 Mean?). -- Part V: The Part of Tens. -- Chapter 18: The Ten Most Famous Chess Games. -- Chapter 19: The Ten Best Players of All Time. -- Chapter 20: The Ten Most Common Chess Openings. -- Chapter 21: The Ten Best Chess Resources. -- Appendix A: A Glossary of Chess. -- Appendix B: International Chess Notation. -- Index
Control code
000012886468
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 362 p.
Isbn
9780764550034
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
96078142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)35824178
Label
Chess for dummies, by James Eade
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Introduction. -- Part I: Laying the Groundwork. -- Chapter 1: Setting Up the Board. -- Chapter 2: The Pieces and Their Powers. -- Part II: Getting Past the Rules. -- Chapter 3: The Elements of Chess. -- Chapter 4: Tactics: Hand-to-Hand Combat. -- Chapter 5: Sacrifices: When It's Better to Give Than to Receive. -- Chapter 6: Mating and Mating Patterns. -- Chapter 7: Pattern Recognition. -- Chapter 8: Strategy: The Principles of Play. -- Chapter 9: Special Moves (The Ones That Start All the Arguments). -- Part III: Let the Play Begin. -- Chapter 10: The Opening: First Things First. -- Chapter 11: The Middlegame: What Do I Do Now? -- Chapter 12: The Endgame: Can I Go Home Now? -- Chapter 13: Chess Etiquette (Why Was He So Mad at Me?). -- Part IV: Who to Play, When, Where, and How. -- Chapter 14: Competitive Chess (Is There Any Other Kind?). -- Chapter 15: Computer Chess. -- Chapter 16: Chess Online. -- Chapter 17: Chess Notation (What the Heck Does Nf4 Mean?). -- Part V: The Part of Tens. -- Chapter 18: The Ten Most Famous Chess Games. -- Chapter 19: The Ten Best Players of All Time. -- Chapter 20: The Ten Most Common Chess Openings. -- Chapter 21: The Ten Best Chess Resources. -- Appendix A: A Glossary of Chess. -- Appendix B: International Chess Notation. -- Index
Control code
000012886468
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 362 p.
Isbn
9780764550034
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
96078142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)35824178

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