From review by Al Lawrence in November issue of Chess Life magazine – “. itsky’s third book in his popular chess exam series is entertaining and. This is outstanding book for a wide range of rating levels and includes tactics and strategy puzzles across all phases of the game (opening, middlegam. Read online free Pdf or download free Pdf Chess Exam and Training Guide by Igor Khmelnitsky Pdf Free Download. This book offers a unique.

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Chess is also an art form. I love the creative and novel approach to quizzing, but the greatest strength of the book is the selection of positions. Despite the book’s shortcomings, I learned a thing or two from studying its diagrams. Cogent, take-home messages, all.

Team Photo in “ACN”. Whether you are a beginner player or a weathered master, these books will help you evaluate your current level, identify your weaknesses and offer training advice.

What I found in your book – many new and quite good examples for reaching the main target – showing readers the way of improving the tactical vision and calculation. With innovative methodology Chess Exam and Training Guide: It’s cool that the book showed khmdlnitsky where you are weakest. Matches Against Chess Legends, You vs. To learn more about me, my teaching and other products and services please visit www.


A review of Chess Exam and Training Guide: Tactics by Igor Khmelnitsky

I have taken the plunge and ordered the first book. Overall, this book is an attractive package and an extremely useful diagnostic tool.

If you are in the under category and would like to know how to economize your limited training time, then Chess Exam and Training Guide is for you.

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How Good Is the Chess Exam by Igor Khmelnitsky As A Guidance to Self-Improvement?

As for the book under review, let me recap: Khmeljitsky, moreover, an art which in some ways is closer to music than it is customary to think.

View a YouTube video clip here. Perhaps chess and music are drawn together by laws of harmony khmrlnitsky beauty which are difficult to formulate and difficult to grasp, or perhaps by something else.

But his book reminds me of an art critic who tries to evaluate an oil painting by using a tape measure on its component parts, rather than looking at the big picture.


A computer would most likely see 1 … Kb6 as the best move; as perhaps objectively it is.

For instance if I think a position is interesting, I google on how to play that position and play 3,4 times. RyChessMaster1 vs captainmatein7 Cough Cough captaintugwash rychessmaster1 14 min ago. What will you be using for endgame study?

Also, this combination, like any other, has a certain beauty which the computer, for all its brute calculating power, cannot see. For publishers – please note – The rights are available for other languages!

The variations of themes is impressive I got 66 out of points, which khmflnitsky book khmelnitskky to an ELO of For the opening, it goes without saying that you should buy chess books on your favorite variations, both as White and Black.

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Bc4 Dutch Defense It cannot be commercialized. The selections of positions and posing of questions is skillfully done that every page is a learning experience Interested to Learn More? Tacticsaspires to rise a cut above other books in this genre