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Works: 42 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 764 library holdings
Genres: Software  Biography 
Classifications: GV1440, 794.12
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Learning chess in 30 minutes chess for absolute beginners ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan teaches beginners basic chess knowledge including pieces, points, rules, and moves. She, along with her teaching helpers, Champion & King Harold, sets a fun stage for learning chess
Winning chess the easy way. the basic principles of chess ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Susan will take you through 8 easy to follow, highly instructive games covering the basic principles of chess. This will help your understanding of chess and is guaranteed to improve your chess game. She will show you how to avoid the most common mistakes made in chess and give your chess game a strong, fundamentally sound foundation."--Container
Winning chess the easy way. learn how to create a plan in the opening, middle and endgame ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Planning in chess is essential throughout the entire game. On this DVD, Susan will teach you the general ideas and concepts for short and long term planning in the opening, middle and endgame. You will come away with a better understanding and insight on all three phases of a chess game. Your moves will have more meaning and purpose, which will result in more wins. So, sit back and let Susan teach you the foundation of essential chess planning."--Container
Winning chess the easy way. essential chess tactics and combinations ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As the famous saying goes "Chess is 99% tactics." What are chess tactics? Tactics are maneuvers that take advantage of short-term opportunities, often (but not necessarily) involving combinations or sacrifices. In this DVD, Susan will introduce the most common tactical elements in chess."--Container
Winning chess the easy way. learn how to avoid opening traps and pitfalls ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is always nice to win a game quickly. But some opening traps are based only on hopes that the opponent will make a serious mistake. If the opponents play correctly, the trap could backfire. On this DVD Susan will take you through a number of opening traps & short games. By knowing what to do and what to avoid, you can turn the tables on your opponent, giving you the win instead of becoming the falling victim to a "cheapo"."--Container
Winning chess the easy way. Bobby Fischer's most brillant instructional games and combinations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Susan Polgar will share with you her personal knowledge of Bobby Fischer. Susan answers some of the questions everyone wants to know like who would have won the Fischer-Karpov match in 1975; the impact Fischer had on chess; what she learned from Bobby and how he compares with today's best. Susan will also take you through 10 highly instructive chess games and combinations."--Container
Winning chess the easy way. in Las Vegas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Susan shares with you 3 of her best and highly instructional games on how a grandmaster thinks, reasons and approaches each move. This DVD will help you to take these easy to follow ideas and principles and apply them to your own games."--Container
Learn the endgame the easy way. essential endgames for the intermediate to advanced players ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On this DVD, Susan will bring you to the next level on your way to mastering the endgame. This is a great follow-up DVD to Volumes 8 and 9. On this DVD, Susan teaches you how to play and win the more difficult pawn, rook, bishop, knight, and queen endgames. By using frequently occurring endgame examples, Susan will have you prepared to handle even the most challenging endgames that can arise."--Container
Learn the endgame the easy way. essential basic endgames ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is essential to know how to play and win your endgames. In fact, the endgames are more essential to learn than openings. In chapter 1 of this DVD, Susan will cover all the most important basic endgames for the novice player. She will teach you how to checkmate a lone king using a queen, a rook, the knight and bishop, two bishops, or two knights. In chapter 2, Susan covers all the basic pawn endgames, including the square rule, the rook pawn, opposition, geometry in chess, two extra pawns, the pawn race, one side queens first, king activity, and more!"--Container
Learn the endgame the easy way. essential basic endgames ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is essential to know how to play and win your endgames. The endgames are more essential to learn than openings. In lesson 1 of this DVD, Susan will cover all the essential rook endgames, including: rook vs. one pawn, rook vs. two connected pawns, rook vs. bishop, rook vs. knight, the philidor and lucena positions, multi-pawn endgames, rook and bishop vs. rook, rook vs. one pawn and two pawns, rook vs. bishop, and rook and pawn vs. rook. In lessons 2-5, Susan covers bishop endgames, knight endgames, bishop vs. knight endgames, queen endgames, and lots more!"--Container
Roman's lab : Art of the Middle Game ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman, former two time U.S. and Russian chess champion, provides instruction through concepts and strategies of playing chess
Roman's encyclopedia of 40 essential chess openings ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman, former two time U.S. and Russian chess champion, provides instruction through concepts and strategies of playing chess
Learn chess in 30 minutes chess for absolute beginners ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan Polger teaches beginners basic chess knowledge including pieces, points, rules and moves
Building powerful attacks by learning piece coordination ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman will take you through several games and show you how to dominate your opponent through piece coordination. You will see how cohesvie piece coordination will double or even triple the value of your pieces
Finding tactical solutions in overwhelming positions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman will take teach you tactics and combinations that are the essentials of every chess game
Master the French ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grandmaster Susan Polgar, winner of 4 women's world championships teaches you the key to learning the French moves including understanding pawn structures, tactical motifs, basic plans and much more
Bobby Fischer, 1943-2008 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman pays tribute to the greatest pure chess genius of all time, Bobby Fischer
Improve your combinational preparation and tactical skills DVD] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman gives instructional examples on calculating critical positions. His proven ideas and methods will bring instant and long term improvement to your game
Improve your ability to calculate variations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman will give you instructional examples on calculating critical positions
A repertoire for black ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dzindzichashvili explores chess openings from Black's perspective
 
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