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By Mikhail Tal, Karsten Müller

THE 7th version OF TAL’S vintage WORK

“Mikhail Tal’s most appropriate account of his international championship fit victory is among the masterpieces of the golden age of annotation – earlier than insights and emotions and flashes of genius have been diminished to mere strikes and Informant symbols. this is often easily the simplest booklet written a couple of international championship fit by way of a contestant. That shouldn’t be a shock simply because Tal was once the best author to develop into international champion.”

– foreign Grandmaster and renowned chess columnist Andy Soltis.

In 1960 Mikhail Botvinnik was once the pillar of “scientific” chess and the iron-willed champion of the area. The younger attacking genius Mikhail Tal, the “Wizard of Riga,” positioned the magic again into the sport via defeating Botvinnik with dazzling strategies in a single of the main dramatic and celebrated global championship fits of all time.

This is Tal’s personal vintage paintings at the contest. In it he units the level and explains each of the 21 video games, telling either the on- and off-the-board tale of this huge conflict of types and thought.

This 7th variation is supplemented via German grandmaster Karsten Müller’s new Foreword and a relocating essay by way of former USCF government Director Al Lawrence.

Find out why this e-book is broadly considered as the most effective chess books each written…

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Dxc6 5 0-0 f6. I wish you lots of success putting them into practice in your own games. b5 5 Bb3 Na5, but of course there is always the danger that the precious time spent on that "chase" will prove to be highly costly... 1 e4 e5 2 ¤f3 ¤c6 3 ¥b5 a6 4 ¥a4 b5 5 ¥b3 ¤a5 XABCDEFGHY 8r+lwqkvlntr( 7+-zpp+pzpp' 6p+-+-+-+& 5snp+-zp-+-% 4-+-+P+-+$ 3+L+-+N+-# 2PzPPzP-zPPzP" 1tRNvLQmK-+R! xabcdefghy In this so−called 'Norwegian Variation', much precious time is spent to pursue and eliminate White's powerful light−squared bishop, but the price is high for Black because in the process he falls behind in terms of piece−development.

SUMMARY: If you're feeling sleepy, then please pick another day to play the lively Siesta Variation! We've seen from the many tricks and traps in our 'C74 book' that this opening has great point−scoring potential, and I wish you lots of success and enjoyment with it. " [C75] Last updated: 04/04/02 by Mr Mo In our 'C74 book', we met the lively Siesta Variation, 1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 a6 4 Ba4 d6 5 c3 f5. Instead, the 'C75 book' covers different fifth−move options, but the action− level remains as high as ever!

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