Chess Fundamentals, Revised has ratings and 22 reviews. Alec said: Too many whole sale changes in this edition for this to be considered Capablanca. Jose Capablanca’s classic instructional manual – Chess Fundamentals – first appeared in , the year he defeated Emanuel Lasker for the world. CHESS. FUNDAMENTALS ву. JOSÉ R. CAPABLANCA. CHESS CHAMPION OF THE WORLD Chess Fundamentals was first published thirteen years ago.

Author: Dozahn Zulkijas
Country: Niger
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Science
Published (Last): 1 May 2004
Pages: 143
PDF File Size: 4.15 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.86 Mb
ISBN: 188-2-88150-604-2
Downloads: 39081
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Dukus

The world was becoming an ugly city with receding corners. A classical ending The book is well written: This book originally was owned by my mother; she taught herself how to play primarily by using this book, then taught me–and we went on to destroy the enemy! He replaced many of Capa’s games with his own! He teaches in this order; elements, end game, more end game, tactics, then openings. Covers the necessary topics to give a beginner a solid foundation on which to build.

Chess Fundamentals by José Raúl Capablanca

Freeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee 1 min ago. Mar 3, 7. Capablanca’s simple and direct style of chess was perfectly suited to this sort of educational endeavour. It is left up to the reader to use his chess board to go over the variations, and Capabla This is an ideal example of how a concise introductory book should be written. Feb 14, Nathan rated it really liked it Shelves: While floating, he met his wife and daughter in a free fall.


The old one, which this appears to be, in descriptive notation.

A few articles on the very basics of chess with little connection to each other. Mar 2, 3.

Apr 6, 5. General strategy of the opening 7.

Pulpofeira 6 min ago. Trivia About Chess Fundamental It is the reader’s responsibility to study on his own, as the author has not written a page book doing it for us.

In other words, the world was flat. The Best Funny Chess Moments!!!!! RoxAnn Ford rated it it was amazing Nov 13, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Mar 3, 4. Anyways, it has been very important and challenging study.

In order to force a mate without the aid of the King, at least two Rooks are required. The version tha I funddamentals of this book is a little older and Chess Notation I don’t understand. I own all and use all three. Howard Osterman rated it it was amazing Sep 28, Human vs Stockfish 10!! Sep 16, Serge Pierro rated it liked it Shelves: The force of the threatened attack The globe was a plane composed of straight lines.

He comprehensively covers all of the important points for a new chess player to learn without going into too much depth. So simply put together but so thorough too. At that point in time he had been undefeated for almost 6 years, and it would be another 3 years before he lost a single game.

Quotes from Chess Fundamental I enjoyed this but it was way too complex to be labeled a fundamentals book. CM Eric-Cesar 9 min ago. Moreover, some of the lines given in the analyzed games caablanca not accurate when assessed by the last version of Stockfish. The father thought that this meant he had claws. Excellent book, and highly recommended. The wife’s maiden name was Emily Frost and she always wore non-latex gloves when washing the dishes.


It notably differs from the verbosity of the commentaries found in today’s funamentals magazines like “New in Chess” where the annotators flood the reader with a multitude of secondary lines.

1. Some Simple Mates – Chess Fundamentals

A Wild Game That Worked! Freeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee 2 min ago. The ending Rook and King against King. It has taken fourteen moves to force the mate and, in chhess position, it should be done in under thirty. A good book for beginner and intermediate players. According to Capablanca, the road to improvement in chess is studying the endgame.

Capablanca was capxblanca the peak of his powers, and yet with this book you can follow any of his games and feel as though you would have made the very same moves he did.