Recipes from the Gradmaster's Kitchen
experienced trainer and grandmaster explains key principles of chess
strategy and thinking methods in chess.
Tactical ideas in the middlegame
Liquidation to the endgame
The technique of analysing variations
Inverted thinking in chess
you will be presented with new ways of looking at chessboard issues that
will help you develop a deeper understanding of the game. Every chapter
contains stunning examples of the themes, together with challenging
exercises where you can put your new insights to the test.
Beim is a grandmaster who lives in Austria. He has won numerous
tournaments and plays in the Austrian and German leagues. For many years
he was the head trainer at the chess school in Odessa, and he was also the
trainer of the Israeli olympiad team. This is his first chess book.
book is aimed at those players who consider chess a hobby but who are also
interested in a permanent improvement of their results. In this book you
won't find any long opening lines. There isn't a description of any secret
ways to achieve immediate success either. In nature such secrets simply do
Beim - Wels, Austria -December 2001