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Play the King's Indian: A Complete Repertoire for Black in this most Dynamic of Openings

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The King's Indian has always been one of the sharpest, most complex, and popular openings that Black can play; it still provides the setting for many encounters at the elite level of Grandmaster chess. In this book, Grandmaster and King's Indian expert Joe Gallagher provides a Black repertoire in the King's Indian Defence against all of White's possible options.
Paperback, 208 pages
Published November 1st 2004 by Everyman Chess
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Cormac Zoso
As mentioned in another review, Joe Gallagher is one of the very best chess writers today imho and this book only reinforces that opinion. Gallagher is an internationally-known KID expert and this is a book that gives you plenty of analysis and explaination of the various lines. The ins-and-outs are all here and while this is a great book and should be one of your main books, it is not for a beginner. Pick up "Starting Out: The King's Indian" by Gallagher. Your next step once you've mastered tha ...more
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