Increase your skill and understanding of chess with the tactics that have produced unparalleled Russian grandmasters.
Volume 1 covers the fundamentals of the game, from beginning strategies to energetic endgames. Learn from the start not just how the pieces move, but also where and why to move them.
Volume 2 goes beyond the basics to cover advanced strategy, hard-hitting openings, and classic attack and defense tactics. Both books sharpen and test your chess skills with practical, educational "chessercizes" that make your movements more muscular.
Advance in the game—and have fun doing it—using the techniques that produced a long line of Soviet champions.
"Quite simply, the quickest way to learn chess the right way." — Grandmaster Larry Evans, five-time US champion