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The Queen"s Gambit Accepted

A Sharp and Sound Response to 1 d4

by Chris Ward

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Published by Batsford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
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  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7796092M
    ISBN 100713484675
    ISBN 109780713484670

    The Queen's Gambit Accepted (QGA) is Black's most straightforward answer to the popular Queen's Gambit. Fundamentally sound, it soon leads to sharp play where both . made. The book went out of print. In , when we started , we decided to serialize a novel. Inevitably, we chose THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT. We had to pay $, a fortune for us. But the payoff was huge. Our readers loved it we got scores of e-mails from people who'd printed the chapters out and put them into binders so they could.

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      A complete guide to the Queen's Gambit Opening. Things we will discuss include the queen's gambit declined, queens gambit accepted, different variations, how to defend the queen's gambit, hanging pawn structures, how to counter this opening, how to play as both white and black, the Tarrash defense, and isolani pawns.   Opening Repertoire: the Queen’s Gambit. GM Damian Lemos (FIDE: ) was born in and hails from Argentina. He is a former Pan-American Junior Champion and he achieved the FIDE Master title at 14 years old, International Master at 15, and Grandmaster at 18 and is well known on many chess web sites for providing recorded and real time instructional videos on all aspects (but mainly.


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The Queen"s Gambit Accepted by Chris Ward Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Queen's Gambit Accepted is one of the oldest and most dependable ways for Black to meet White's queen's pawn opening. It leads to dynamic positions with free piece play in which the more enterprising player is likely to prevail. Since Nigel Short used the QGA in his match with Anatoly Karpov inthe opening has once again become highly 3/5(2).

Starting Out: Queen's Gambit Accepted (by Raetsky and Chetverik) has about 50 pages on that variation. It has a little more explanation than Rizzitano's How to Beat 1 d4, but less explanation than other Starting Out books I've seen.

Rizzitano's book has about 60 pages on that variation with more densely packed info. Queen's Gambit; The Queen's Gambit is one of the most popular openings on all levels. Not without a reason, because after 1. d4 d5 challenging the centre immediately with 2.

c4 seems like a logical, straight forward plan. From here on two branches are to be seen. The Queen's Gambit Accepted (QGA) is Black's simplest way of dealing with one of White's most fashionable openings, the Queen's Gambit.

Black grabs the gambit pawn and thus refuses to succumb to the passive positions so typical of the Queen's Gambit Declined.4/5(5).

One of the fundamental variations of 1.d4 is the Queen's Gambit. White immediately strikes at Black's central pawn from the side.

Although the c4 pawn is not guarded, this is not a 'real' gambit, since White can always get the pawn back if he wants. Pros: Fights to conquer the center Puts immediate pressure. For Queen's Gambit accepted, you could try a book from Starting Out series, or Semko & Sakaev-Queen's Gambit Accepted.

QGA is simple, its all about not letting Black to finish development. You just need the moves to survive the opening. Volume 1B supplies a top-class repertoire for White with the Queen's Gambit, covering defences such as the Slav, Queen's Gambit Accepted, Chigorin, Tarrasch and various others.

Add to Cart Wishlist Grandmaster Repertoire 1B - 1. d4 - The Queen's Gambit. The book is also available in the following formats: CBV, PGN, Kindle, and Epub for $ The book is described as follows: “The Queen’s Gambit Declined is one of the central pillars of chess opening theory.

Virtually every world champion has played the opening with both the white and black pieces and it is a great favourite at all levels. Opening book: This Queen's Gambit Declined opening repertoire is for serious students who want to have a solid and life-long repertoire based on GM foundations/5(84).

Authors: Alexander Delchev, Semko Semkov Title: Understanding the Queen's Gambit Accepted Released: Format: pdf Size: 8 Mb Download book. This book presents a Black repertoire based on the QGA is a positionally sound and reliable opening, played by world champions Kasparov, Karpov, Anand and authors consider the Classical System with 3 Nf6 4.e3 e6, but they in f.

d4 d5 2. The Queen's Gambit is one of the oldest known chess openings. It was mentioned in the Göttingen manuscript of and was later analysed by masters such as Gioachino Greco in the 17th century. In the 18th century, it was recommended by Phillip Stamma and is sometimes known as the Aleppo Gambit in his honour.

During the early period of modern chess, queen pawn openings were Parent: Closed Game. The superb chess of Grandmasters Robert Fischer, Boris Spassky and Anatoly Karpov has been a source of delight to players like myself for years.

Since The Queen's Gambit is a work of fiction, however, it seemed prudent to omit them from the cast of characters, if only to prevent contradiction of the record. I would like to express my thanks to Joe Ancrile, Fairfield Hoban and Stuart Morden Author: Walter Tevis. The Queen's Gambit is one of the most popular openings in chess and is used by many of the top chess players around the world.

It is easy to play with lot of variations for creativity. A super-abridged guide to the QGA (Queen's Gambit Accepted) is that Black temporarily cedes the center with dxc4, and hopes to develop rapidly while White recovers the pawn (you'll want to look up some key lines where Black suffers because he is greedy and tries to hold on to the pawn; personally, I found it instructive to look at the main line of an entirely different opening called the.

The Queen’s Gambit Accepted, Wilmington, North Carolina. likes 10 talking about this. Local Wilmington NC Author Available: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Google books, Baker & Taylor Email: 5/5.

(1/3 of this book is focused on 3. The author claims that e4 is the real test to this opening and that it's "the way to refute the QGA.").

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Buy a cheap copy of Queen's Gambit Accepted: 1.d4 d5 2.c4 book. Free shipping over $   The Ragozin Defense has become very popular nowadays against the move 1.d4. Given its flexibility in the move order, black can employ it in different move orders, depending on white’s starting move.

For example: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 (Black threatens to play the Nimzo Indian with 3 Bb4) 3 d5 (Queen’s Gambit?) 3 Bb4. Ragozin [ ]. This is a sample of Kasparov's DVD "How to play the Queen's Gambit" For more infos click the above mentioned link!The Queens Gambit Declined is better than the Queens Gambit Accepted.

The Queens Gambit is badly named; a real gambit gives up material without the guarantee of getting it back. This isn't the case with the Queens Gambit.

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