by GM Lev Alburt with GMs Palatnik & Pelts 348 pp. (CIRC 2000)
At last! The Grandmaster of Chess Teachers - a former European and three-time U.S. Champion continues his outstanding series.
Chess Strategy for the Tournament Player demystifies chessboard planning, giving you the practical, game-winning strategic techniques you could spend years gathering on your own. Each idea is explained and illustrated using games carefully chosen for their instructive clarity and power. Chess Strategy for the Tournament Player stands alone, and it is also the fifth volume of the Comprehensive Chess Course, a series that brings English readers the once strictly guarded and time-tested Russian training methods.