The Caro-Kann
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The Caro-Kann

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Chess Explained is a new series of books about chess openings. They are not theoretical works in the traditional sense, but more a series of lessons from a chess expert with extensive over-the-board experience with an opening. You will gain an understanding of the opening and the middlegames to which it leads, enabling you to find the right moves and plans in your own game...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published October 25th 2007 by Gambit Publications
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Manny
Apr 17, 2010 Manny rated it 4 of 5 stars
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My eighteen-year-old self is appalled that I liked Wells more than Karpov's two magisterial tomes, but it just shows that I'm not really serious about chess any more. I want a Black defence to 1. e4 that I can use when I play the occasional speed game on ICC, and I'm not planning to spend most of my waking hours for the next month perfecting my understanding of the analysis. Once, perhaps, but now I have neither the time nor the motivation. Though I must say that I'm incredibly impressed by Karp...more
Emir Never
There are chess openings I swore I wouldn't be caught playing, one of them is the Caro-Kann. To my younger mind I thought it is only played by aging or unimaginative players.

Alas!

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I just found out that Sakaev's Petroff is not listed here at Goodreads.

I had planned to write about a man's descent to conformit...more
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