Endgame Virtuoso has 5 ratings and 0 reviews. With his fine endgame technique Anatoly Karpov managed to win positions which nearly everybody else. The book “Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov” by Tibor Karolyi and Nick Aplin is also published by New in Chess and features his best. Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov. jambyvedar. Jul 2, #1. I order the book. For those who have it, what do you think of the book? Log In or Join · Forums.

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Ahatoly talks about how when he was a trainer for Leko that the main thing that they worked on in the endgame was to go through many of Karpov’s endgames.

So another book was written, another book was bought, nobody learned much, and the cycle repeated endlessly.

Endgame Virtuoso: Anatoly Karpov – The Exceptional Endgame Skills of the 12th World Champion

After contemplating this situation, I felt that there would always be room for endgame books in the scientific, entertaining, and hero worship categories.

I have Vasily Smyslov: Today we virhuoso look at a book dedicated to an endgame master known to all — Karpov. The d5- push does not achieve much. More from WIM energia. Black will lose the d6-pawn while white will lose the c3 — pawn. The added games have generally deeper notes, but emphasis is on verbal explanation rather than long variations.


What about the kings? Raphael marked it as to-read Aug 07, Published June 1st by New in Chess first published March 31st But it is also somewhat uneven: The examples are generally excellent, but Aantoly didn’t provide enough analysis for my money. I realize that Mr. Guardian Chess Book of the Year The downside is that the d6-pawn is backward.

Karolyi’s Karpov book is truely amazing. There are a lot of diagrams which usually means that they show karpob positions and can be used as exercises.

Mark Engelen marked it as to-read Feb 20, I have the Smyslov one also. Tom marked it as to-read May 31, Last week we looked at a book dedicated to chess endgames virtuoso Ulf Andersson.

Karolyi showed good sense with his design. Gabriele Fugazzi added it Apr 18, George Alexander marked it as to-read Oct 27, By the way, although I have read and still occasionally use Smyslov’s endgame book, I was a bit disappointed by it. Rohan Shandilya rated it it was amazing Sep 25, I appreciate that the opening and middlegame are unannotated, but I’m interested in studying the endgames that arise from the openings I like to play Of course it is easy to peek at the moves beneath the diagrams so you better cover the moves well to avoid the temptation.

Andrew Brown marked it as to-read Apr 28, Please Login or Register. He places the examples in four chapters: This book is not yet featured on Endtame.


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Finally, one minor point about the sources listed. Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov. Rf6 is a natural defense but it blocks the bishop on g7 and looks rather awkward. It is nice to have a plan of how one will study endgames and how much time one has on hand to study them.

ChessPub Forum – Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov

Paperbackpages. But that question isnt answered. Hi, I agree this is a good book, and I support the recommendations.

Virtusoo what is really happening here? This repeats an earlier Best game book by Batsford for 43 games, with almost identical anotation for these games.

Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov

Try to come up with the solution for this diagram. I know, what a surprise!

If you have half an hour per day for endgamd endgames you will improve greatly in this part of the game.

To ask other readers questions about Endgame Virtuosoplease sign up. Matthew added it May 22, Then when it comes to the weaknesses on c4, a3 vs. Stevev marked it as to-read Feb 26,

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