Game, Result, Moves, Year, Event/Locale, Opening. B Friesen vs Psakhis, 0 -1, 34, , HZ Open, C12 French, McCutcheon. J Gunnarsson vs. Lev Borisovich Psakhis is a naturalised Israeli chess grandmaster, trainer and author. Born in Consequently, he has developed an affinity with the French Defence and is a noted expert on it, beginning with writing The Complete French (and. book on the French by grandmaster Lev Psakhis from the “Complete. understand not just of the French Defense, but of chess in general.

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Steinitz, Classical and Other Variations. Biblio is a marketplace for book collectors comprised of thousands of independent, professional booksellers, located all over the world, who list their books for sale online so that customers like you can find them!

What’s good about it I mostly answered this above.

Additionally, I know that people doing chess analysis for publication can be a little bit careless. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Nc3 Bb4 Winawer and Vol. Finally, about opening study in general – you might have heard many times “understanding the opening is more important than memorizing moves”. The main downside is pretty obvious. I would frdnch rather see what strong players actually trusted enough to play on the board. I don’t read it anymore, because I don’t play the French much and I am pretty aware of most of the stuff in it already.

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Of fench other people might have a different opinion, but I think there is always a virtue in keeping it simple. Customers who bought this item also bought.

The key, of course, is that when you study the opening, you should try to understand the moves that you are learning, not just memorize them.

– French Defence 3Nc3 Bb4 by Lev Psakhis

I am not going to type out reams of variations from some opening ;sakhis, and you probably don’t want to read them without context. The theory behind the French Defense has grown so exponentially that it takes three entire volumes to cover it all; here is the first, written by the recognized master of the move.


In order to really understand the variation, you need to look at specifics and study actual variations. Home Contact Us Help Free frrnch worldwide. The writing is pretty good, and Psakhis – a long-time practitioner of the French Defense – clearly feels for the opening. If for any reason your order is not available to ship, you will not be charged.

And that book is been rescedueled for one year for the good reason – because this book is really of very high quality indeed. I can see all the games in the database, sure, but here it is organized and selected by a strong player Lev Psakhis was a two-time Soviet Champion and was in his prime as a player at the time. Book is in excellent condition; pages are clean and unmarked and spine is intact.

At the European Team Chess Championshiphe was first a member of the Soviet team at Plovdiv inwhen he won individual and team gold medals. I think I got the book some time inpsakhus I started playing chess in This book is most relevant french Tarrach book for serious player at moment and I have all french books released on market in last 5 years frwnch, at least untill Pedersen book comes out sometimes next year In addition to the Steinitz Variation By using this site, you agree to the Terms defenfe Use and Privacy Policy.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I’m not saying to go out and buy this book if you can find itI just decided to review it because it was an influential book on me, and also it gave me the defencf to discuss opening books in general.

The French played a big part in my opening repertoire from by beginnings as a chess player until They don’t get a grandmaster’s assessment of the positions – but they can look at the result of the game, and also assess the position for themselves. Posting only a modest score however, he failed to progress to the Candidates stage of psakhls competition.


Born in Siberiahe is also a two-time former champion of the Soviet Union. I think this is better.

9780713488418 – French Defence 3Nc3 Bb4 by Lev Psakhis

Consequently, he has developed an affinity with the French Defence and is a noted expert on it, beginning with writing The Complete French and The Complete Benoni for B. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. However, personally, somehow the modern opening books kind of annoy me. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

In fact, by learning actual variations in the right way, you develop a better understanding – then pwakhis might forget the specific moves, but the understanding will remain.

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In order to master this difficult opening, it is not enough to know a few variations. Therefore publishers know that a modern opening book needs to have something more.

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In this event, there may be a slight delay in shipping and possible variation in description. Ngf3, both of which promise him an opening advantage