My Best Games has 6 ratings and 1 review. Alberto said: I really wanted to give this book 5 stars. Korchnoi is a great player, his games are enterprising. In this second volume of My Best Games, grandmaster Victor Korchnoi presents fifty of his best games with Black, with which he has always excelled as a. I want to give my own impression. What is true of Korchnoi may be true of other great players and I leave it to better players to differentiate.

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He is one of the greatest truth-seekers. He praises Bronstein for being the one soviet player of standing for not signing a document condemning him.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. A great one volume collection from one of the game’s most durable players. He is quite liberal with question marks and criticises himself as korcynoi as his opponent. Korchnoi is a great player, his games are enterprising, he’s played more serious games than any other grandmaster in history, and his writing is both entertaining and instructive.


So why 4 stars instead of 5, one may gamee Angela Maloney rated it it was amazing Jan 26, He just moved on This book should be and rightfully belongs to any serious chess library. The GM didn’t acknowledge defeat of offer a handshake. Korchnoi avoids lengthy variations and instead provides succinct, candid comments. Get your copy at a great price Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Spectraz marked it as to-read Apr 24, Amazon Renewed Refurbished korfhnoi with a warranty.

He has worked hard at studying the opening and considers himself an endgame expert- especially rook and pawn endings.

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The mainline moves use bold-typed font with clear seperation from the corresponding variations, cudoes to the publisher and editor while containing an appropriate number of diagrams.

Quotes from My Best Games. Donald is currently reading it Jul 15, He is quite happy playing the man rather than the board. Secrets of Creative Thinking Artur Yusupov. Learn more about Amazon Prime.


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My lasting impression of Korchnoi ebst a fighting calculator rather than as an artist. Book ratings by Goodreads. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

He does give a few kingside attacks – but I get the impression that they result from a positional collapse of his opponent and the resultant win seems an inevitability and not the most difficult aspect of the game. Looking for beautiful books?

His games are not usually pretty and often involve him out calculating his opponent in the middlegame and trading down to a winning endgame. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Explore the Home Gift Guide.

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