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              Books in the Chess for Schools series

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              How to Beat Your Dad at Chess
               

              How to Beat Your Dad at Chess (Hardback)

              By Chandler, Murray

              • Imp. $48.99
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              This is a chess book for everyone, from eight to eighty, beginner to master. In a clear, easy-to-follow format it explains how the best way to beat a stronger opponent in the opening stage of the game. Delightful and instructive games of famous players are used to show the 50 mos...t effective opening traps that chess masters use to win their games.
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              ISBN 9781901983050
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2007
              Publisher INT BOOKS
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Chess for Schools
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Chess Puzzles for Kids

              Chess Puzzles for Kids (Hardback)

              By Chandler, Murray

              This chess puzzle super-challenge contains 100 fun positions to solve, ranging from encouragingly easy to mind-numbingly hard. Using an innovative format, every puzzle is preceded by an instructive example, illustrating an important pattern. Each puzzle has been graded to suit... a wide range of chess abilities. Beginners or younger readers will enjoy reading the basic warm-up exercises. The more experienced can wrestle with some classic puzzles, whilst at the same time learning of typical themes and killer concepts. The final challenging chapters D Mission Impossible D are guaranteed to torment and inspire the most talented of future champions! Chess is recognized in many countries as a useful tool for developing creative thinking in children. Chess Puzzles for Kids will quickly enable children to enjoy using their new-found skills to outwit friends and relatives.
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              ISBN 9781906454401
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2012
              Publisher INT BOOKS
              Interest Age Children
              Series Chess for Schools
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              Chess Endgames for Kids
               

              Chess Endgames for Kids (Hardback)

              By Muller, Karsten

              • RRP: $45.50
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              Starting with the basic mates and the simplest pawn endings, this book provides all the endgame knowledge that players need to take them through to club level and beyond. Mller carefully guides us step-by-step through a fascinating range of endgame tactics and manoeuvres, helping... us understand the underlying logic.
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              ISBN 9781910093610
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2015
              Publisher INT BOOKS
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Chess for Schools
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              Chess Openings for Kids
                

              Chess Openings for Kids (Hardback)

              By Watson, John; Burgess, Graham

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              For chess-players of all ages and abilities, it is vital to get off to a good start. This simple guide provides all the tips and ideas needed to play purposefully from move one. That's because these 50 Mighty Openings are the very ones used by chess masters and grandmasters to ou...twit opponents time and again. This book teaches the names and starting moves of all the main chess openings, and explains the basic ideas. Beginners will learn how to position their pieces for maximum impact. More experienced players will discover some remarkable tactical and strategic themes that are vital for chess mastery. Throughout the book, numerous devastating opening traps are highlighted. You will have fun posing difficult problems for your opponent - whether a friend, a chess-club rival or your Dad!
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              ISBN 9781906454265
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2012
              Publisher INT BOOKS
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Chess for Schools
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              Chess Tactics for Kids
               

              Chess Tactics for Kids (Hardback, New title)

              By Chandler, Murray

              Illustrates 50 tactics that experienced chess masters use to win their games.

              ISBN 9781901983999
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2007
              Publisher INT BOOKS
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Chess for Schools
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              Chess Strategy for Kids

              Chess Strategy for Kids (Hardback)

              By Engqvist, Thomas

              By forming a good plan, chess-players seize strong points on the board and target the opponent's weaknesses. Experienced player and teacher Thomas Engqvist shows that it all depends on logic that can be grasped by players of any age.

              ISBN 9781910093870
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2016
              Publisher Gambit Publications Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Chess for Schools
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              Chess for Children
               

              Chess for Children (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Chandler, Murray; Milligan, Helen

              • Imp. $36.50
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              A charming book that will teach children the intriguing game of chess.

              ISBN 9781904600060
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2007
              Publisher Gambit Publications Ltd
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Chess for Schools
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