by. Jeremy Silman. · Rating details · ratings · 42 reviews. How to Reassess Your Chess is the popular step-by-step course that will create a marked. The Reassess Your Chess Workbook; Jeremy Silman; pages; Siles Press, The definitive answer to my title line would be welcomed. The snarky side of my mind says the reason there are x editions of the book is Silman wants to make money. This is not evil, but really you only need one of the .

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Refresh and try again. This info is both interesting and helpful, but despite Silman’s words to the contrary, I’m tp convinced it should be in this book, particularly since Silman has an entire and excellent book devoted to the endgame. Sep 24, 8. I haven’t read it, so I can’t say whether it is appropriate. Do not post direct links to, or links to sites hosting, pirated content.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of One can solve even the highest graded problems, even being average rated. Passed pawns are not always good: When after being stuck at a position you don’t know what to do next.

If you’ve ever had a look around for a good chess book, you’ve undoubtably run across at least a mention of this book. Excellent bookexcellent modern ideas How to exploit this white opening?

There are some very active tournament and club players in this group who work on their game regularly. It has vastly improved my game but more ailman the enjoyment of jegemy game! Use the message the moderators link if your posts or comments don’t appear, or for help with any administrative matters. I have and like his endgame book.


His idea is focus on improving tactics first and when you stop dropping pieces it’s a good time to start up Silman. PaperbackExpanded, Third Editionpages. After absorbing this bit of swill from your chess guru, bide your time and watch closely when he actually loses This fourth and final edition completely rewritten and featuring all new examples takes Silman’s groundbreaking concept of imbalances to a whole new level.

A very good read. Silman has been the most prolific author of quality chess books in this country.


Nov 24, Lots of themese are introduced, but the important yow is that you have to then solve some problems. This book is available in both physical and electronic Kindle format – would you recommend the physical version over the Kindle version? Has anyone recently read “How to Reassess Your Chess”?

Producing a cork from a pocket in his jeans, he rams it home to stop your noggin from leaking, and then gives your head a thorough shaking for good measure. Over 2 million games.

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Do not post content, simlan, jokes, videos or images that don’t offer useful chess insight. Chess Mastery Through Imbalances.

Flap copy How to Reassess Your Chess has long been considered a modern classic. I feel I absorbed a lot this summer and now I am in the process of just playing and applying most of what I learned. Because his advice remains solidly in the context of an on-the-board situation, he avoids the ssilman pedagogic error of speaking in the abstract while providing no handle for the student to hold on to.


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It was a joy to work throu Wow! By using our website you chhess to our use of cookies. Great book to review Tactics, especially if your game has taken a turn. As with all good chess books, at least in my opinion, there are some good exercises for the reader, and the solutions to the problems are also great.

Thus he is aware of the fact that his statements and assessments may not all be literally true; but has seen the effectiveness of his approach and it is clear to me that his readers gain great confidence by following it. First, because the book occupies a strangely underpopulated slot among chess book types: In clear, direct language, Silman shows how to dissect a position, recognize its individual parts and ultimately find the move that conforms to yourr needs of that particular situation.

Jun 30, Justin Tran rated it it was amazing. The second point is ejremy there are too many variations. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. It would probably be best to have some kind of board handy so you can play through the games, since all of the possible lines that are mentioned get confusing for me.

It’s mostly written for players simlan range.

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