By Michal Krasenkow
The workouts during this publication are a 'collection of jewels' that Krasenkow has picked up in the course of his occupation as a chess participant, commentator and coach. ideas to the puzzles are usually hidden, excellent and unforeseen, and are particularly designed to enhance mind's eye and calculation. the various puzzles are taken from Krasenkow's personal video games, and this permits him to offer the reader a distinct mental perception as to how and why ideas have been or weren't stumbled on in the course of battle.
* Over 220 mind-stretching chess puzzles
* comprises distinctive research within the solutions
* comprises grandmaster recommendation on challenge solving
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