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Emms, John

Overview
Works: 43 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 1,409 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Classifications: GV1450, 794.122
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Most widely held works by John Emms
The mammoth book of the world's greatest chess games by Graham Burgess ( Book )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 125 greatest chess games of all time, selected, analysed, re-evaluated and explained by a team of British experts and illustrated with over 1,000 chess diagrams. Join the authors in studying these games, the cream of two centuries of international chess, and develop your own chess-playing skills - whatever your current standard. Instructive points at the end of each game highlight the lessons to be learned. First published in 1998, a second edition of The Mammoth Book of the World's Greatest Chess Games in 2004 included an additional 12 games. This edition includes a further 13 games
Nunn's chess openings by John Nunn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four expert authors share their knowledge of all chess openings, offering original analysis and reference tables that have been computer-checked for accuracy
Simple chess : mastering the basic principles by John Emms ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More simple chess by John Emms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discovering chess openings : building opening skills from basic principles by John Emms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Emms argues that studying openings doesn't have to be hard work - it can be both enjoyable and enlightening. The key to successful opening play is not simply learning lines off by heart; instead it's the understanding of the basic principles, and here the reader is guided through the vital themes: swift development, central control and king safety. - Publisher
The survival guide to competitive chess by John Emms ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starting out : the Sicilian by John Emms ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Scandinavian by John Emms ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ultimate chess puzzle book by John Emms ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogen indeholder over 1000 opgaver fordelt i flere afsnit afhængigt af sværhedsgraden. Der er opgaver for de lettere øvede, og opgaver helt op til stormesterniveau
Concise chess : the compact guide for beginners by John Emms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chess choice challenge by Chris Ward ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The survival guide to rook endings by John Emms ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starting out : the scotch game by John Emms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starting out : King's Indian attack by John Emms ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starting out : the queen's indian by John Emms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The French Tarrasch by John Emms ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starting out : minor piece endgames by John Emms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chess software user's guide by Byron Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dangerous weapons by John Emms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Dangerous Weapons: The Sicilian,""John Emms and Richard Palliser team up to investigate by far the most popular and widely-played chess opening, but in a revolutionary way. They select an abundance of opening weapons for both White and Black, many of which are innovative, visually shocking, incredibly tricky, or have been unfairly discarded
Play the open games as Black : what to do when White avoids the Ruy Lopez by John Emms ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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