By Karsten Müller,Frank Lamprecht

"It is feasible to lose oneself within the remarkable universe of King and Pawn endings and this can be the last word guidebook for what will surely be a unprecedented trip. it's also a good publication to dip into to dig out a few speedy snippets of leisure. each web page will bring such items. ... a really thorough and interesting work!" - Sean Marsh,

The definitive smooth paintings on pawn endings, written by way of a similar authors because the award-winning primary Chess Endings.

This booklet presents a radical path in endings with simply kings and pawns, from the easy to the hugely advanced. Armed with this information, the reader can be in a position to take on different forms of endgame with higher self assurance and certainty.

Many fascinating and gorgeous positions are integrated, and there are try out positions for the reader to resolve. The authors stick with the conscientiously logical conventions brought by means of John Nunn in his recognized sequence of endgame manuals. This has necessitated a gorgeous quantity of latest research of theoretical positions to evaluate exactly the benefits of every and each move.

* A accomplished and authoritative consultant to the main primary kind of endgame
* contains puzzle positions to check the reader's understanding
* uses software program in particular geared to pawn endings
* Logically prepared in common fashion

"...written by means of the authors of basic Chess Endings and is as much as the standard of that booklet. ... Very hugely recommended." - Paul Dunn, Australasian Chess magazine

Karsten Müller is a grandmaster from Germany, who competes usually within the Bundesliga and overseas occasions. He comprehensive 3rd within the German Championship in 1996, and used to be runner-up in 1997. he's a famous authority on either useful and theoretical endgames. Frank Lamprecht is usually from Germany, and is a global grasp. He has been a chess coach on the grounds that 1983. Müller and Lamprecht gained the British Chess Federation publication of the 12 months Award in 2002 for basic Chess Endings - a well-thumbed replica of which was once obvious in use at Magnus Carlsen's international Championship education camp in 2013!

"Through this publication you shall discover a mass of instructive routines and please ensure you research the information of the good endgame magician Nikolai Dmitrievich Grigoriev, simply because this ebook deals lots of his fabulous ideas!" - John Elburg,

"...excellent for all readers, no matter if the specialist point participant trying to ascend into the grasp ranks (or past) or the informal participant hoping to realize a deeper appreciation of pawn endings' attractiveness. an exceptional instance of the book's versatility is the dialogue of corresponding squares. The dialogue is thorough, addressing every thing one must learn about the significance of corresponding squares in pawn endings. the subject material is very technical, yet Müller and Lamprecht use vintage endgame reviews to maintain the reader's consciousness. in addition, a plethora of diagrams depict the appliance of corresponding sq. options. For years, secrets and techniques of Pawn Endings has been one in every of my favourite endgame books. Müller and Lamprecht have written a ebook of serious theoretical and sensible importance. secrets and techniques of Pawn Endings is a must-have." - Josh Specht,

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