Home | Contact | Order | Products | Outdoors | Equipment | Books | Magazines | Software | Clearance | Downloads
 
Australia's Chess Supplier
Search

Type a keyword to search for products.
Use quotes for exact matching
eg "giant chess"

News

Children's Chess Book
Wed 29 June 2022 - Hardback book $30 For more information click here.

Tournament size chess set $30
Mon 27 June 2022 - As used in schools and competitions. For more information click here.

School/club digital chess clock
Tue 21 June 2022 - Top quality with absolute simplicity -$59.95 For more information click here.

1905020958


Winning- by Nigel Short
Mon 20 June 2022 - Hardback book of his best games For more information click here.

1905020957


Large Demonstration board
Fri 17 June 2022 - Perfect for teachers and coaches For more information click here.

Latest top level software
Thu 16 June 2022 - Komodo 3 has arrived. $149.95 For more information click here.

1808040336


Latest Book Reviews
Tue 14 June 2022 - What is new in chess products For more information click here.

Outdoor Chess Set
Sat 28 May 2022 - $695 for the ultimate chess set For more information click here.

Chess Explained: The Meran Semi-Slav

Chess Explained: The Meran Semi-Slav.
Type: BOOKS. Detail: Vera, R. Product Code: 9781904600817.
Category: 1 D4 OPENINGS. Publisher: Gambit.
Retail Price: AUD $28.95 (includes GST)
Buy or Remove

Chess Explained books provide an understanding of an opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own games. It is as if you were sitting at the board with a chess coach answering your questions about the plans for both sides, the ideas behind particular moves, and what specific knowledge you need to have. Belying its solid classical appearance, the SemiSlav is one of Black's most aggressive responses when White opens with the queen's pawn. The Meran is its traditional main line, and often leads to chaotic positions of immense strategic and tactical richness. This is territory where the player who is better prepared and has a superior 'feel' for the nuances will typically emerge victorious, even against a stronger opponent. Vera draws upon decades of personal experience to explain the underlying logic of the Meran and related lines, and to pick out the key features of positions that to the untrained eye might appear random and unfathomable. In addition to discussing all major lines after 5 e3, Vera also covers many subtle issues of move order, which are of great importance when trying to steer the game into the desired channels.Softback, 112 pages. Dimensions 172 x 248 x 10.16mm, 244.94g

This is the product image for Chess Explained: The Meran Semi-Slav. Detail: Vera, R. Product ID: 9781904600817.
 
				Price: $28.95.


star star

Quantity:


Similar
Play 1d4 d5 2 c4 e6!. A, Kornev. $39.95.
ABC of Classical Dutch. 1 D4 OPENI. $29.95.
Chess Explained - The Grunfeld. Bogdanov, . $19.95.


Note. 1 stars = average. 2 stars = excellent. 3 stars = classic.