An easy introduction to the game of chess

containing one hundred examples of games... Pieces are employed , that you
have not left your King exposed to being Check - mated by a single move of your
adversary . 4 . As you see the possibility of your adversary giving you Check -
mate ...

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A Complete Guide to the Game of Chess

Now the K must go and help, thus :— 2, K al— b2, K e4— f4 ; 3, K b2— c3, K f4—
e4 ; 4, L h5— g5, K e4— f3 ; 5, K c3— d3, K f3— f2 ; 6, L g5— g4, K f 2— f 1 ; 7, K
d3— e3, K f 1— el ; 8, L g4— e2 (or gl), mate. If 1, K d4 — c4, then 2, L h5 — e5, ...

Author: H. F. L. Meyer

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A complete guide to the game of chess

Now the K must go and help , thus : - 2 , Kal - b2 , K 14 - f4 ; 3 , K 62 - 03 , K 14e4
; 4 , L 55 - 85 , K 14 - f3 ; 5 , K c3 - d3 , K f3 — f2 ; 6 , L g5 — g4 , K f2 - f1 ; 7 , K 13
- e3 , K fl - el ; 8 , L 34 - e2 ( or gl ) , mate . If 1 , K 04 - 04 , then 2 , L 25 - e5 , K ...

Author: Heinrich Friedrich L. Meyer

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On the Persian Game of Chess

They are sixtytwo in number , and illustrate so many celebrated positions either
for mates or for drawn games , though the first four are rather openings . These
are called Halili , Janáh , Mujannahỉ Temám , and Muallac , terms , the
application ...

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The English Cyclop dia

Games in any opening are called open , when each player plays at his first move
makes what is called a drawn game ... Our examples will consist of actual games
by firstwith the queen and to mate at K. R. seventh ; but it is a matter of rate ...

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Arts and Sciences

Games in any opening are called open , when each player plays at his first move
makes what is called a drawn game ... Our examples will consist of actual games
by firstwith the queen and to mate at K. R. seventh ; but it is a matter of rate ...

Author: Charles Knight

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The Family Herald

1 happens , towards the end of a game , with check - mate impending over one of
the players , he may by a skilful mancuvre VARIETIES . forco his adversary to
stale - mate him , and so draw the game ; for example , in Several tradesmen's ...

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Persian Chess in Reference to the Great Chess Improperly Ascribed to Timur and in Vindication of the Persian Origine of the Game Against the Claims of the Hindus

They are sixtytwo in number , and illustrate so many celebrated positions either
for mates or for drawn games , though the first four are rather openings . These
are called Halili , Janáh , Mujannahỉ Temám , and Muallac , terms , the
application ...

Author: Nathaniel Bland

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The Game of Chess

If White captures the Knight, then mate follows in two moves by Q —K8, ch, etc. If
Q — Q2, then the same continuation as in the actual game leads to mate. The
best move is 28. Q—Q6, whereupon there follows 28.... Kt—B6, ch; 29.13 xKt, ...

Author: Siegbert Tarrasch

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486144550

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 448

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Classic introduction offers superb coverage of all aspects, especially Middle Game, combination play. Hundreds of games analyzed. Over 340 diagrams.

Technique in Chess

The beginner knows how a King moves, and he knows how a Rook moves, and
he knows the meaning of Mate. ... But though all losses are 'notional' mates (in
the way that every death is a heart-failure), the majority of lost games end before
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Author: Gerald Abrahams

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486229539

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 215

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"Not what to do, but how to do it": 200 examples of end-game play, values of pieces, relative merits of different pawns, gaining the advantage, control of the center, more.

Chess Review

He could never forgive himself that he once , during the New York Tournament ,
1927 , analyzed an ad journed game ... regroups with a threat and fluidly of 12 B -
N5 , 13 Q - Q3 , 14 BxN and 15 QxP makes the whole line coalesce . mate .

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The Book of Chess

Containing the Rudiments of the Game, and Elementary Analyses of the Most
Popular Openings. Exemplified in Games ... Here , Black having the move , can
force stale - mate , and thus draw a desperate game . He checks with Rook , on
the ...

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How to Watch a Game of Rugby

And then we will the game to unfold in line with our passionate ( and very well -
informed ) hopes . Mobiles are used at half - time to communicate with mates
actually at the match , all of us willing the ref , the players ( and the wobbly
opposition ) ...

Author: Spiro Bernard Zavos

Publisher: Awa Press

ISBN: 9780958250931

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 119

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"In How to Watch a Game of Rugby, Zavos shares his love and kwledge of the sport with wit and warmth, and passes on some illuminating pointers. Anyone who has ever wondered what the difference is between a ruck and a maul, or a fly half and a fullback, will find this book illuminating. But if you already kw the answers - and believe, like the author, that 'the good watcher of rugby is the one who is passionate about the game' - prepare to be indulged." --Publisher description.

Gioachino Greco on the Game of Chess

academies of the game , at Paris and Amsterdam , should adopt him as a model ,
and how Bayle , in his Historical Dictionary , affirms ... These encampments
consist in some miserable positions of Check - mates , sometimes at a dia tance
from ...

Author: Gioachino Greco

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The English Cyclopedia

Games in any opening are called open , when each player plays at his first move
makes what is called a drawn game ... Our examples will consist of actual games
by firstwith the queen and to mate at K. R. seventh ; but it is a matter of rate ...

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A New Treatise on the Game of Chess

W. Q. to the Adversary's K. Kt . second square , and check - mates . Practise these
two methods of check - mating with the Queen very frequently ; and ,
independently of committing every move to memory , you will derive great benefit
from ...

Author: Jacob Henry Sarratt

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American Game in Its Seasons

... from a want of mates , form into little squads or companies of males , which
remain barren , and become the deadly ... will themselves never mate again , nor
do aught after remaining unpaired during one season , to propagate their species
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Author: Henry William Herbert

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Page: 343

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