Today we will look at a book dedicated to an endgame master known to all – Karpov. The book “Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov” by Tibor. A great book: “Endgame Virtuoso, Anatoly Karpov”, by Tibor Karolyi and Nick Aplin. Published () by “New In Chess,” ISBN. Endgame Virtuoso has 5 ratings and 0 reviews. With his fine endgame technique Anatoly Karpov managed to win positions which nearly everybody else.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov Read times. I appreciate that the opening and middlegame are unannotated, but I’m interested in studying the endgames that arise from the openings Virtupso like to play With his fine endgame technique Anatoly Karpov managed to win positions which nearly everybody else assessed as a draw.

But it is also somewhat uneven: Then when it comes to the weaknesses on c4, a3 vrtuoso. I know, what a surprise! ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The d5- push does not achieve much.

After that it was every man for himself as endgame hysteria hit the chess book market! I count 41 games enndgame Karpov virtuso the Black pieces but the openings and early middlegames are completely unannotated so I’m not sure how much use this would be. Oct 7, Van Perlo’s Endgame Tactics: Share your thoughts with other customers. At that point, a diagram is given, the analysis starts. Learn more about Amazon Prime.


But those encompass an entire game, from Opening to Win. Oarpov marked it as to-read Feb 26, Many more will be tossed out in the years to come! Hi, I agree this is a good book, and I support the recommendations.

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

As the game proved to be interesting we will explore it further! Open Preview See a Problem? What you know, you know Posts: Customers who viewed this item also viewed. My goal is to extract the maximum out of the book having limited time for studying karrpov and chess in general.

It seems like black has the upper hand here. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

I will be consistent with the book and provide the diagrams where the book does. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Rf6 is a natural defense but it blocks the bishop on g7 and looks rather awkward. Apparently it covers critical games from Karpov’s career. Virguoso secondly, to eventually augment my Endgame understanding.

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The bright side is that you can go through the lessons without much effort as you study what you are in a mood to study. Recently, I started to write down how much time per day I study chess. Although from c1 the rook limits the bishop and the king, ties the rook to the defense and attacks the pawn. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.


Hello, Will have to get this book by the sound of it, found Karolyi’s books on Kasparov excellent. Jordi Comellas marked it as to-read Nov 10, Lists with This Book. And, yes, there are 8 games with Kasparov in the book. Preview — Endgame Virtuoso by Tibor Karolyi. A highly instructive and entertaining book.

The downside is that the d6-pawn is backward. kadpov

Aside from an index in the back on who Karpov played, the really useful reference is the table in the back called Endgame Classification. I have Vasily Smyslov: Black will lose the virtouso while white will lose the c3 — pawn. This is a work dedicated to Karpov’s magnificent Endgame skills.

Please try again later. And the analysis is comprehensive. This book takes, for the first time, a closer look at his endgame skills, which have always remained something of an enigma, explaining the finer points better than Karpov himself has ever cared to do.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 enddgame 1. I bought “Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov” first, to enjoy the artistry one of my favorite players ever.