By John Nunn

one of many vintage trilogy of books written by way of John Nunn while endgame databases first seemed, this e-book is now on hand for the 1st time in an digital structure. This new version contains over 750 diagrams and a brand new structure designed specifically for the Amazon Kindle. It deals a close insurance of the commonly-occurring endgame of rook and pawn opposed to rook.
The use of laptop databases guarantees the correctness of the research, yet this booklet isn't any desktop print-out. It takes a human 'oracle' to extract the precious details from this mass of information and to spot new rules to aid the remainder of us savor the foremost useful issues. Dr John Nunn, top-class grandmaster and popular theoretician, plays this function admirably. He has pointed out the place prior thought has been overturned, and the place there are vital new effects. Dr Nunn was once additionally the 1st to bare the final significance of the numerous 'reciprocal zugzwang' positions.
* the whole fact in regards to the finishing Rook and Pawn vs Rook
* the most very important and arguable chess books of the 20th century
* a vital addition to each severe chess-player's library
Dr John Nunn is among the best-respected figures in global chess. He used to be one of the world's top grandmasters for almost two decades, profitable 4 gold medals in chess Olympiads and completing 6th total on the planet Cup in 1989. he's a much-acclaimed author, whose works have gained 'Book of the yr' awards in numerous nations. In 2004, 2007 and 2010 Nunn was once topped international Chess fixing Champion, prior to many former champions.

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