Lev Alburt, Nikolay Krogius the prestigious Chess Journalists of America Book of the Year award for , Just the Facts! boils down all. Lev Alburt, three-time United States Chess Champion, is one of the most sought- after chess teachers. Bibliographic information. QR code for Just the Facts!. Just the Facts by Lev Alburt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Trivia About Just the Facts: A year ago I picked up club-chess again. Fzcts Best Chess Endings: It’s concise and to the point: Aaron Kahn rated it liked it Jan 20, Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Paulrx04 rated it it was ok Jul 11, Book came quickly as described, very happy!

Allan Fisher rated it really liked it Fadts 08, But for most chess players, victory is the real finish line. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. As a sub player, I have always found the endgame a mystery. Rabee Niami marked it as to-read Jun 20, Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.


Just the Facts: Winning Endgame Knowledge in One Volume by Lev Alburt

Bret added it Dec 29, Matt rated it really liked it Dec 02, Accurate opening play can be satisfying, and combinations in the middlegame are exciting. Paul Cannon added it May 26, Now you have access to his special insights and techniques.

You can even pull yourself out of the steely jaws or a “certain” defeat The best news is that you don’t need to memorize thousands of positions, but only a few carefully selected ones. Some critics say that the analysis is sometimes incorrect. Fzcts Anderson rated it liked it Jan 15, Alburt’s book is actually fun to read.

See all 10 reviews. Krogius trained a famous and dominant generation of Russian grandmasters.

My skill and knowledge increased, but not as much as when I studied this book!! It would have received a fourth start but I don’t think it’s worth the price they’re asking.

Just the Facts: Winning Endgame Knowledge in One Volume

It was clear that I had to learn to understand chess, in stead of merely calculating moves. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. English Choose a language for tthe. You should also keep notes on the endgame material classifications such as a “rook-and-knight-versus-rook-and-bishop” endgame and their page numbers.


I’m finding that I remember the material and have put it to good use in club and tournament play–where it counts! It is even attractive to the eye.

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David Calderwood marked it as to-read Factts 22,