By Carsten Hansen

"Hansen presents recommendation and ideas to teach you what to appear out for to guage positions quite quick and to assist advisor you to creating right judgements, either temporary and long-term." - Mark Donlan, Chess Horizons

Throughout a online game of chess, we needs to consistently make judgments and judgements that can't be decided just by calculation. We needs to then depend on our positional judgment. strong positional talents are basically built through adventure, yet they could even be learnt.

In this ebook, Carsten Hansen offers a wealth of recommendation and ideas that may aid supply readers a helping-hand as much as new degrees of positional realizing. Paramount during this dialogue is the player's have to weigh up positional components on the board, and judge that are most vital for the location handy.

Topics contain: the search for Weaknesses; what's the Initiative?; realizing Imbalances; The Relative price of the items; judgements relating to Pawn-Structures; Structural Weaknesses; the place and the way to assault.

The booklet is rounded off with workouts to check your knowing of the innovations mentioned, including complete ideas.

Carsten Hansen is a FIDE grasp from Denmark who at the moment lives within the united states. He has a name for writing well-researched books on significant chess issues, and is understood to many via his painstaking ebook reports on the web. this is often his fourth booklet for Gambit.

"Readers will study not just a lot approximately very important positional points, like exploiting a structural weak spot, from this paintings, but in addition a lot in regards to the vital element of positional sacrifices, anything that's usually now not good understood at membership point. For all these trying to increase their total chess power, and particularly their positional knowing, this is often hugely recommended." - Richard Palliser, yorkshirechess.org.uk

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