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Williams, Simon

Overview
Works: 25 works in 41 publications in 2 languages and 163 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simon Williams
How to win at chess--quickly! by Simon Williams( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to crush your chess opponents by Simon Williams( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Improve your attacking chess by Simon Williams( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The killer Dutch by Simon Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Grandmaster Simon Williams has played the Classical Dutch for over twenty years. It remains his favourite opening and has featured in some of his greatest individual results ... In this ... [he] examines the Classical Dutch in great depth. He also presents a complete repertoire for Black with the Dutch Defence, which is based on his own experiences"--Publisher's description
Dangerous weapons : the Dutch by Richard Palliser( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attacking chess. a dynamic repertoire for black by Simon Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess opening names : the fascinating & entertaining history behind the first few moves by Nathan Rose( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You may know how to play the chess openings. But where did their names all come from? Have you ever wondered why the "Sicilian Defense" is associated with a Mediterranean island? Ever speculated who the "Evans Gambit" is named after? And what does the "Grand Prix Attack" even mean? Players everywhere know the names of the chess openings, but far fewer know the incredible back stories behind them. This book presents a captivating romp through the history, characters, and places that have indelibly become associated with the first few moves. Featuring the origins of all the main chess openings, including the Philidor Defense, the Morphy Defense, the Steinitz Variation, Alekhine's Defense, the Fischer Defense, the English Opening, the Danish Gambit, the Vienna Game, the Budapest Gambit, the Giuoco Piano, the Orangutan Opening the Benoni Defense, and dozens more"--Back cover
Play the Classical Dutch by Simon Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new Sicilian dragon by Simon Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French : a dynamic repertoire for black by Simon Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evans Gambit for the new generation Fritztrainer: interaktives Videoschachtraining by Simon Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dynamic weapon against the Queen's Gambit Declined - 5. Bf4( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

King's gambit( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Simple but powerful: exchange on d5 in the Slav and Queen's Gambit( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Black Lion - an aggressive version of the Philidor Defense Fritztrainer: interaktives Video-Schachtraining by Simon Williams( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Killer French Defence( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The London system with 2. Bf4 by Simon Williams( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

King's gambit( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Play like Tal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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How to win at chess--quickly!
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How to crush your chess opponentsImprove your attacking chessDangerous weapons : the DutchAttacking chess. a dynamic repertoire for blackPlay the Classical DutchThe new Sicilian dragonThe French : a dynamic repertoire for black
Alternative Names
Simon Williams ajedrecista británico

Simon Williams axedrecista inglés

Simon Williams Brits schaker

Simon Williams (szachista) holenderski szachista

Уильямс, Саймон

سيمون وليامز لاعب شطرنج من المملكة المتحدة

سیمون ویلیامز بازیکن شطرنج بریتانیایی

Languages
English (33)

French (2)