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  1. Standard member clandarkfire
    Grammar Nazi
    28 Jun '07 18:58
    can anyone recomend some really good reading?

    Yes:

    NO::'(

    Maybe:
  2. Standard member irontigran
    Rob Scheider is..
    28 Jun '07 19:01
    i like imagination in chess, and reassess your chess
  3. 28 Jun '07 19:39
    Originally posted by clandarkfire
    can anyone recomend some really good reading?

    Yes:

    NO::'(

    Maybe:
    = yes.
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    [PUZZLE BOOKS]

    "1001 Winning chess sacrifices and combinations"
    by Fred Reinfeld

    "1001 Brilliant Ways to checkmate"
    by Fred Reinfeld

    "Chess Tactics for Champions: A step-by-step guide to using tactics and combinations the Polgar way"
    by Susan Polgar
    =================================================

    [NON-PUZZLE BOOKS]

    "How to Reassess Your Chess: The Complete Chess-Mastery Course"
    by Jeremy Silman

    "The Amateur's Mind: Turning Chess Misconceptions into Chess Mastery"
    by Jeremy Silman

    "Modern Chess Openings: MCO-14" (McKay Chess Library)
    by Nick De Firmian
    ===============================================

    I recommend maybe getting "1001 Winning chess sacrifices and combinations" & 1 or both of Jeremy Silman's books first. Sometimes library has them. You should check. Good luck!

    -- Paul
  4. 28 Jun '07 21:14
    It is diificult to recommend books without knowing what level you are at, but you may find the following article helpful.

    http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman06.pdf