An indispensable reference book of chess moves, perfect for any chess player, beginner or club player, A to Z Chess Tactics provides an explanation of all the key terms and jargon used in chess so you can understand them and put them into practice in your own game, from castling to zugzwang, from under-promotion to zwischenzug.
Written in a clear and informative style, the book has a large section containing illustrative games from past chess masters and grandmasters that show the relevant chess definition in action. Plus there are exercises that illustrate each tactic - to test you on your growing ability. These exercises teach you how to seize the opportunities before they disappear as well as avoiding traps your opponent may leave.
Useful for all chess players, this is an essential read for anyone looking to improve and understand the game better.
- An easy-to-look-up reference on chess tactics, from castling to zugzwang
- Features tournament examples and exercises to cement understanding
- The perfect companion for players looking to expand their tactic repertoire