Chess Middlegame

Peter Romanovsky, "Chess Middlegame Planning"  

Posted by TimMa at July 26, 2013
Peter Romanovsky, "Chess Middlegame Planning"

Peter Romanovsky, "Chess Middlegame Planning"
Publisher: American Chess Promotions | 1990 | ISBN: 0939298805 | English | PDF | 226 pages | 3.19 Mb

Every chessplayer hopes to make brilliant moves which will overcome the opponent in a blaze of glory. But such combinations come into being only as a result of proper planning, as demonstrated clear by Peter Romanovsky in this first English translation of the Russian classic "Chess Middlegame Planning". …

Isolated Pawn: Theory of Chess Middlegame  

Posted by bookwyrm at April 26, 2012
Isolated Pawn: Theory of Chess Middlegame

Isolated Pawn: Theory of Chess Middlegame By GM A. Mikhalchishin, IM Ya. Srokowsky, V. Braslavsky
1995 | 238 Pages | ISBN: 5770758228 | PDF | 12 MB

CHESS VIDEOS • What Grandmasters Don't See • Volume 3 • Summary and Test  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by chesskom at Nov. 20, 2012
CHESS VIDEOS • What Grandmasters Don't See • Volume 3 • Summary and Test

What Grandmasters Don't See by GM Maurice Ashley
Volume 3 • Summary and Test
2011 | English | Fritz Trainer DVD | 3h 45m | 1015.06 MB

Many times, when a top player blunders, it is routinely described by the esoteric term "chess blindness". In this chess middlegame strategy series, chess trainer and world class commentator Maurice Ashley strips away the myth and for the first time explains why the root of these mistakes is more often based in the psychology of human learning. In this DVD, the third volume of the three part series, Ashley completes his idea of Protected Squares from Volume 1, showing that squares seemingly guarded by pieces are often the breeding ground of amazing tactical oversights.

Improve Your Chess Pattern Recognition: Key Moves and Motifs in the Middlegame  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by andr1078 at Jan. 7, 2015
Improve Your Chess Pattern Recognition: Key Moves and Motifs in the Middlegame

Arthur van de Oudeweetering "Improve Your Chess Pattern Recognition: Key Moves and Motifs in the Middlegame"
Publisher: New In Chess | English | 2014 | ISBN:905691538X | 272 pages | PDF | 11.2 MB

Pattern recognition is one of the most important mechanisms of chess improvement. This is well known. But what does pattern recognition actually mean? And how can you improve at it?

All Things Chess (1-10 Volumes Complete Set) [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Sept. 24, 2016
All Things Chess (1-10 Volumes Complete Set) [repost]

All Things Chess (1-10 Volumes Complete Set)
10xDVDRip | AVI/XviD, ~169 kb/s | 852x480 | Duration: 14:28:40 | English: MP3, 48 kb/s (2 ch) | 1.27 GB
Genre: Chess

Complete one-stop chess course, covering everything from basic chess strategy to advanced tactics and ideas in the opening, middlegame, and endgame. Altogether an amazing amount of chess knowledge (10 DVDs!) and presented in a style both engaging and authoritative. A compendium of chess improvement!

Rocking the Ramparts: Guide to Attacking Chess [Repost]  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Feb. 2, 2016
Rocking the Ramparts: Guide to Attacking Chess [Repost]

Rocking the Ramparts: Guide to Attacking Chess by Larry Christiansen
English | 17 Nov. 2003 | ISBN: 0713487763 | 257 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

The ultimate book to instill in the reader an understanding of the middlegame with an emphasis on tactical alertness.
Mark Dvoretsky and Ken Neat, "Strategic Play (School of Chess Excellence)" [Repost]

Mark Dvoretsky and Ken Neat, "Strategic Play (School of Chess Excellence)"
English | 1 Jan. 2002 | ISBN: 3283004188 | 232 Pages | DJVU | 27 MB

This third volume in Mark Dvoretsky’s School of Chess Excellence series is devoted to questions of strategy aimed at improving the reader’s positional understanding. The author also examines a number of positions that lie on the boundary between the middlegame and the endgame.

Chess Recipes from the Grandmaster's Kitchen  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 14, 2015
Chess Recipes from the Grandmaster's Kitchen

Chess Recipes from the Grandmaster's Kitchen: Lessons in Chess Strategy and Thinking Methods by Valeri Beim
English | 23 Jan. 2002 | ISBN: 1901983552 | 132 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

An experienced trainer and grandmaster explains key principles of chess strategy and thinking methods in chess. His 'recipes' include: tactical ideas in the middlegame; liquidation to the endgame; the technique of analysing variations; inverted thinking in chess.

CHESS GAMES • Mega Database 2016  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by chesskom at Nov. 29, 2015
CHESS GAMES • Mega Database 2016

CHESS GAMES • Mega Database 2016
CHESSBASE | 2015 | English/German | CBV | 889.0 MB

The exclusive annotated database. Contains more than 6.4 millions games from 1560 to 2015 in the highest ChessBase quality standard. 68,500 games contain commentary from top players, with ChessBase opening classification with more than 100,000 key positions, direct access to players, tournaments, middlegame themes, endgames. The largest topclass annotated database in the world. The most recent games of the database are from the middle of September 2015.

Concise Chess Middlegames by Neil McDonald [Repost]  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 2, 2015
Concise Chess Middlegames by Neil McDonald [Repost]

Concise Chess Middlegames by Neil McDonald
English | 15 July 2004 | ISBN: 185744356X | 242 Pages | PDF | 26 MB

Some might say that it is impossible to learn middlegames in the same manner as the more structured parts of chess: the opening and the endgame. However, although it's true to say that middlegame play is generally more difficult to categorize, there are still many aspects that can be taught and studied in an effective way.