By Dan Heisman

Which facet stands greater? How far better? Why? so much chess gamers depend upon loosely knit, unstructured tips on how to review chess items and positions. They research positional rules which regularly bring about misguided reviews and defective judgements approximately the best way to continue. This groundbreaking publication by means of best-selling chess writer Dan Heisman addresses the evaluate and realizing of ways static good points impact the worth of the items in a given place. Emphasis is put on the static review of every piece s price and its function within the total place instead of the evaluate of a selected place, yet Heisman s process can be utilized to aid review complete positions through aiding to reply to the questions who stands larger, via how a lot, and why?

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