9781857442502

How to Defend in Chess

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    9781857442502

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    1857442504

  • Format: Trade Paper
  • Copyright: 2000-05-01
  • Publisher: Everyman Chess
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Summary

Author Colin Crouch explains the basics of defending against direct offensives, and takes an in-depth look at how the all-time greats have fended off their opponents' attracks.

Table of Contents

Symbols 5(1)
Preface 6(2)
Principles of Defence
8(13)
The Steinitz Legacy
8(7)
Prophylaxis
15(3)
The Geography of the Chessboard
18(3)
Lasker as Defender
21(96)
Lasker-Pillsbury, Hastings 1895
21(5)
Chigorin-Lasker, St Petersburg 1895/6
26(11)
Chigorin-Lasker, St Petersburg 1895/6
35(1)
Steinitz-Lasker, Moscow Wch (3) 1896
36(1)
Schlechter-Lasker, London 1899
37(1)
Steinitz-Lasker, Nuremberg 1896
37(6)
Lasker-Napier, Cambridge Springs 1904
43(12)
Schlechter-Lasker, Berlin Wch (7) 1910
55(14)
Nimzowitsch-Lasker, St Petersburg 1914
69(9)
Fischer-Petrosian, Buenos Aires Ct (3) 1971
77(1)
Capablanca-Lasker, St Petersburg 1914
78(8)
Alekhine-Lasker, New York 1924
86(6)
Euwe-Lasker, Zurich 1934
92(12)
Lasker-Capablanca, Havana Wch (10) 1921
101(1)
Capablanca-Lasker, Havana Wch (11) 1921
102(1)
Alekhine-Lasker, Zurich 1934
103(1)
Spielmann-Lasker, Moscow 1935
104(13)
Kan-Lasker, Moscow 1935
112(2)
Alekhine-Lasker, Moscow (exhibition game) 1914
114(1)
Fischer-Petrosian, Buenos Aires Ct (7) 1971
114(3)
Petrosian as Defender
117(104)
Petrosian-Smyslov, USSR Ch (Moscow) 1951
117(11)
Veselovsky-Kudishevich, USSR 1969
127(1)
Geller-Unzicker, Saltsjobaden IZ 1952
127(1)
Reshevsky-Petrosian, Zurich/Neuhausen Ct 1953
128(10)
Geller-Euwe, Zurich/Neuhausen Ct 1953
134(2)
Taimanov-Petrosian, Zurich/Neuhausen Ct 1953
136(1)
Smyslov-Petrosian, Zurich/Neuhausen Ct 1953
137(1)
Duckstein-Petrosian, Varna OL 1962
138(10)
Botvinnik-Petrosian, Moscow Wch (18) 1963
148(12)
Spassky-Petrosian, Moscow Wch (5) 1966
160(12)
Gheorghiu-Johanessen, Havana OL 1966
171(1)
Tal-Botvinnik, USSR Cht (Moscow) 1966
172(1)
Spassky-Petrosian, Moscow Wch (7) 1966
172(9)
Fischer-Petrosian, Santa Monica 1966
181(9)
Fischer-Petrosian, Buenos Aires Ct (5) 1971
190(11)
Fischer-Gheorghiu, Buenos Aires 1970
197(1)
Bronstein-Smyslov, USSR Ch (Leningrad) 1971
198(1)
Tal-Smyslov, USSR Ch (Leningrad) 1971
199(1)
Hubner-Petrosian, Seville Ct (7) 1971
200(1)
Tal-Petrosian, USSR Ch (Erevan) 1975
201(11)
Karpov-Petrosian, Milan 1975
211(1)
Kasparov-Petrosian, Banja Luka 1979
212(1)
Kasparov-Petrosian, Tilburg 1981
212(9)
Index of Openings 221(1)
Index of Players 222(1)
Index of Games 223

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