Archive for the ‘Slider’ Category

100 Mini Gems of Chess

Posted by clpine on July - 31 - 2015

The choicest among 1,361 brilliant short games collected by chess experts Chernev, Du Mont, Barden and Heidenfeld. Some of the games in this collection: The Most Famous Game of All Time, One of the Finest Combinations Ever, The Most Beautiful Move Ever Made, One of the Greatest Strategic Miniatures, The  [ Read More ]

The Best 100 Games in 30 Years (1966-1995)

Posted by clpine on July - 31 - 2015

The top 100 from 64,570 games in major international competitions around the world from 1966 to 1995. Published by Chess Informant, the games were chosen and rated by experts. Most of the games were played by world champions and leading masters of the period.    

Fischer’s 60 Memorable Games

Posted by clpine on July - 31 - 2015

This collection has all the games in Bobby Fischer’s book, My 60 Memorable Games. Included here is the Byrne-Fischer game during USA Championship 1963-64. In Fischer’s book, the editor of the South African Chess Quarterly, K.F. Kirby, is quoted: “The Byrne game was quite fabulous, and I cannot call to  [ Read More ]

The next best thing to being in Leningrad, Moscow, London, Seville, etc. for the matches. This collection includes the best games of Matches I-IV and all the games of Match V. Experience the suspense and excitement in the games of chess titans, 56 games in all.    

Modern Chess Openings

Posted by clpine on July - 31 - 2015

The games in these opening variations are complete games. As such these are powerful tools for study and and analysis not only of openings but also of middle and end games. In each opening variation the games are arranged in three groups: White won, Black won, and drawn; moreover, a  [ Read More ]