Basic Chess Endings by Reuben Fine, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Basic Chess Endings – Reuben Fine – Ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online. “Basic Chess Endings,” written by International Grandmaster Reuben Fine, is the most authoritative reference on the endgame. Serious students of the game.
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Some errors have been corrected but many remain. There is no doubt that it will receive the recognition of the entire chess world.
Basic Chess Endings – Wikipedia
After many years, editor Burt Hochberg finally convinced the publisher to create a new edition. As GM John Nunn has pointed out: Tom Allen rated it it was amazing Feb 08, The result is what chess aficionados have been eagerly waiting for–a thoroughly modern bible on basic chess endings. I’ve read many many chess books and this book comes with rave reviews.
Now, Grandmaster Pal Benko has revised this classic with the latest innovations in the endgame and adapted the book to algebraic notation. Despite these errors, the book remained in print in its original form.
Serious students of the game find the work unmatched in its depth and range.
A handy guide for the practical player, Basic Chess Endings focuses on the aspects of the ending that occur most frequently in the course of play. Refresh and try again. Lists with This Book.
Fine covers a wide range of endgames, and provides the serious student with a means to strengthen their endgame play. Serious students of the game find the work unmatched in reubem depth and range. The result is what chess aficionados have been eagerly waiting for–a thoroughly modern bible on basic chess endings.
Anyway, I felt humbled when I was check mated twice in a row by a man that probably couldn’t operate bawic car in his current condition. The result is what chess aficionados Basic Chess Endingswritten by International Grandmaster Reuben Fine, is the most authoritative reference on the endgame.
Taylor rated it it was amazing May 25, These days, when I need a book with very well written general explanations and When I was young and there were not many books available about the endgame, this book was a must read. He has finished atop chsss U. An indispensable reference for every chess reuuben. This still remains an outstanding work to begin to work through the different types of endings. No systematic computer-checking of the analysis was done.
The book is dedicated to World Champion Emanuel Laskerwho died in the year the book was published. To ask other readers questions about Basic Chess Endingsplease sign up. The chapter on queen endings has not been changed to reflect the discoveries since That is the reason for the 4 stars instead 5.
Doug Molina rated it really liked it Jul 06, Some GM’s have done that to other classic books cgess it’s been a disaster.
Basic Chess Endings
I don’t know if it was the first book which tried to comprehensively deal with all basic endings in a single volume, but it was certainly the benchmark work in this area for years Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of People complain about the remaining mistakes in the revised book but we must remember this is a classic any GM who tinkers with the content in the future must be extremely careful not to mess with the book and change Fine’s work to the point that it’s The Bible of Chess Endings for decades it’s a great book I have the corrected version and Fine’s original version he wrote in the ‘s that I bought for 0.
An indispensable reference for every chess player. A handy guide for the practical player, “Basic Chess Endings” focuses on the aspects of the ending that occur most frequently in the course of play. No eBook available Amazon. Talkinjitsu rated it it was amazing Jun 25, Except for the last two chapters, all of the other chapters have sub-chapters based on pawn distribution or positional factors.
Serious students of the game find the work unmatched in its depth and range. The original book contains pages and diagrams of positions.
Many of those sub-chapters have sections and subsections. Cecil Purdy said ” We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.