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By László Polgár

Younger chess avid gamers (and sometimes their coaches, too) frequently make the error of concentrating all their efforts on openings. besides the fact that, no growth may be made with no thorough wisdom of endgames, as a gap may well instantly bring about an finish; and no middlegame difficulties may be accurately solved with out preserving the endgame in brain. blunders in openings or middlegames may well, possibly, be corrected later, yet these within the final degree should be fatal.
In the current publication, 4560 positions are divided into 171 chapters. the 1st ones provide a number of hundred examples to demonstrate crucial hassle-free and theoretical positions. the subsequent 169 chapters be aware of a number of strategic and tactical principles and buildings, every one confirmed via 24 positions.
The first three hundred difficulties during this ebook are similar to easy endgames in a modest booklet. the issues achieve in trouble - if you end the ebook your endgame skill can be at overseas grasp level.John Nunn's books or endgame CDs then may possibly take you to Grandmaster point - yet these are to tricky for many avid gamers. Laszlo's finished books convey his devotion to chess and its' teaching.
Laszlo is the daddy of the well-known Polgar sisters - Zsuzsa, Sofia & Judith.

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198. Lolli 1763 197. Salvioli 1887 +- 1.? +- 55 ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 199. Salvioli 200. Salvioli 1887 1887 1.? 201. Lolli 202. Horwitz 1763 1879 1.? +- +- 203. Grigoriev +- 204. Theoretical position 1932 1.? 56 +- 1.? +- ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 205. Theoretical position 206. Cozio /949 1.? 207. Kling and Horwitz 208. Berger /851 1922 1.? +- 1.? +- +- 210. Cheron 1945 209. Miller /976 +- 1.? +- 57 ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 212. Fine 211. Berger 1941 I.? +- 213. Rinck 1938 1947 I.?

65. Zhikov 1947 1978 1.? +- +- 33 ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 67. Prokes 68. Gorgiev 1946 1936 1.? 69. Grigoriev 70. Gorgiev 1930 1936 1.? +- 71. Grigoriev 72. Theoretical position 1929 1.? 34 +- 1.? ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 73. Grigoriev 74. Grigoriev 1938 1930 1.? +- 1.? 75. Fontana 1969 1943 1.? 77. Gorgiev +- +- 78. Theoretical position 1929 1.? 1.? 35 ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 79. Theoretical position 80. Grigoriev 1925 l.? +- 81. Fahrni 82. Nio Bertholee 1977 l.? +- l.? 83. Troitzky 84.

48 1...? 1...? 156. Moravec 1924 +- 1.? +- ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 157. Kling and Horwitz 158. Dolgov 1982 1.? +- 159. Chekhover 160. Euwe 1949 1940 1.? 1.? 161. Euwe 162. De Feijter 1940 1933 +- 1.? 49 ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 163. V. Platov and M. Platov 164. Rinck 1925 1920 1.? 1.? Rinck 166. V. Platov and M. Platov 1945 1907 I.? I.? 167. Rinck 1953 1932 I.? I.? 50 +- +- +- ELEMENTARY POSITIONS (1-318) 169. Holm 170. Fine 1912 1941 1.? +- 1...? 171. Keke1y 172. Bron 1986 1958 1.? 173.

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