WorldCat Identities

Horowitz, I. A. (Israel Albert) 1907-1973

Overview
Works: 72 works in 315 publications in 6 languages and 6,893 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV1445, 794.1
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Most widely held works about I. A Horowitz
 
Most widely held works by I. A Horowitz
Chess for beginners by I. A Horowitz( Book )

34 editions published between 1950 and 1992 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the tactical aspects of the game, the ideas and methods in opening play, various kinds of check and checkmate, how to record games, how to spot combinations, and chess etiquette
First book of chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

35 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step-by-step demonstrations of the rules, techniques, and tactics of chess, with numerous diagrams of various moves
The world chess championship; a history by I. A Horowitz( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All about chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess openings: theory and practice by I. A Horowitz( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and Italian and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to think ahead in chess: the methods and techniques of planning your entire game by I. A Horowitz( Book )

11 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is really no great secret that the right move in each position is the sure path to victory. To find the right move invariably, however, is beyond the power of ordinary mortals. What is within his grasp, is the right way to think ahead. Not far ahead. Accurate appraisal is more important than deep calculation. The purpose of this book is to teach the right way to think ahead. -from introduction
Chess traps, pitfalls, and swindles by I. A Horowitz( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn chess quickly, with photographs and diagrams by I. A Horowitz( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to win in the chess openings by I. A Horowitz( Book )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic chess work, I. A. Horowitz presents the study of chess openings in a logical, easy-to-understand manner, not beyond the grasp of the player who has learned little more than the rules of chess. To begin with, an outline and discussion of the principles and concepts of opening play, common to all openings. Then, in turn, an account of the most popular openings'attacks and defenses'and a breakdown of their individual moves and grand plans, with an attempt to show how the tactical forte of each move ties up with the strategical idea
The Macmillan handbook of chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1975 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess self-teacher by I. A Horowitz( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to win in the chess endings by I. A Horowitz( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to improve your chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winning chess tactics illustrated by I. A Horowitz( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New traps in the chess opening by I. A Horowitz( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1973 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to win at chess; a complete course by I. A Horowitz( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best in chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of stories, quizzes, endings, traps, great games, articles, problems, etc. selected from the best published in Chess review
Point count chess; an accurate guide to winning chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden treasury of chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern ideas in the chess openings by I. A Horowitz( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in English and Spanish and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Chorobits, I.A. 1907-1973

Horowitz, A. I. 1907-1973

Horowitz, A. I. (Albert Israel), 1907-1973

Horowitz, Al 1907-1973

Horowitz, I. A.

Horowitz, Israel A.

Horowitz, Israel Albert 1907-1973

أ. هورتز، 1907-1973.

هورتز، إ. أ 1907-1973

هورتز، إ. أ. (إسرائيل البرت)، 1907-1973.

ホロヴィッツ, I. A.

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How to think ahead in chess: the methods and techniques of planning your entire gameChess traps, pitfalls, and swindlesHow to win in the chess openingsChess self-teacherHow to improve your chessThe golden treasury of chess