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Improve Your Chess at Any Age

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Improve Your Chess at Any Age by Andres Hortillosa
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In August 2008 Andres D. Hortillosa entered the New England Masters. It was a brave choice for an unrated player to compete in such a tough event, but it proved to be an inspired decision; he exceeded all expectations and was rewarded with a FIDE international rating of 2199. This, however, was no overnight success; it was the result of systematic work. How did he achieve such outstanding improvement? The answer lies in this book. Hortillosa believes that a chessplayer can improve at any age as long as he or she is inspired with the right attitude and enabled with the right thinking processes. In this original and thought-provoking book, Hortillosa explains his ever-evolving system of chess improvement. He discusses in detail methods of preparation, how to get the best out of all the available sources, and numerous over-the-board techniques such as capitalizing on mistakes, eliminating blunders, sticking to plans and minimizing harmful bias. His system works and now he is divulging his secrets. You might be a young, teenage or adult player, but if you are serious about improving your chess this book is for you.

Author Biography

Andres D. Hortillosa was a member of the United States All-Army Chess Team ten times. He writes about chess for chessville.com, one of the most popular online chess magazines.
Release date Australia
January 1st, 2010
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
Illustrations
Imprint
Everyman Chess
Pages
192
Dimensions
152x229x13
ISBN-13
9781857446180
Product ID
3678171

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