Questions of Modern Chess Theory is the lost masterpiece of Soviet chess literature. It was written by a 2-time Ukrainian Champion, and published in the Soviet. Even if you’re a big fan of Soviet chess history you may still not have heard of Isaac Lipnitsky. Born in Kiev in , Lipnitsky was a member of. Questions of Modern Chess Theory (Chess Classics) [Isaac Lipnitsky] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Questions of Modern Chess .

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Sometimes, the ideas he mentioned are no longer topical, but even where this is the case, he often succeeds in saying something useful about the opening he’s discussing. He was a chess theoretician and professional teacher. These games lipnitsjy insightfully and extensively analyzed by Lipnitsky himself. E10 Queen’s Pawn Game. Get to Know Us.

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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Pages with related products. It does contain practical advice, but it is not a practical book by its design. But when the book was actually published I was severely disappointed.

The cause of death was polycythemiaa kind of chronic leucosis. Pay by credit card, debit card or PayPal. This earned him the Master title. By the way, lipnitsyk detailed reviews can be found if you google the title, for example at [ Soviet-US Military Admin match. Similar to Watson’s ‘Secrets of Modern Chess Strategy’ in terms of its main purpose – to describe the philosophy of chess strategy and the applicability of strategic rules and principles, but much better – nonarrogant, clear in style, and more correct on many issues including “rule-independence” the term chews from Watson’s book.


It sounds reasonable enough, and we only have to recall Alex Shabalov’s move 7.

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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. One wonders what that excellent reviewer of books on chess, John Watson, would say of the reissue.

You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. You see how he keeps adjusting his evaluation and making new concusions about the position all the time. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

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There is also such a thing as balance between many different rules or features of the position, where one of the features or the interaction of positive vs negative features will dominate, and chwss the rule associated with that those feature s will prevail. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language. Ships from and sold by allnewbooks.

Keres-Richter Munich Indeed, this position is also included again in Secrets of Modern Chess Strategywhere it features in the chapter ‘Royalty in our times’ about the modern ideas on where to put your king.

The other bishop is also difficult to fianchetto: Please observe our posting guidelines: A wonderful game is Beylin-Lipnitsky, Dzintari The fact is, many ‘modern’ themes from Watson’s book were already discussed 40 years before by Isaac Lipnitsky. Ches Nei vs Lipnitsky.

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So the similarity in analytical style is not at all a coincidence. View cart My Account. Lipnitsky did not do chss near as well in the next two Soviet Championships, however. He would no doubt have been a household name had he not tragically passed away at a young age in With the White pieces: Endgame Virtuoso Magnus Carlsen: Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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Despite this, White’s position is very difficult. But it’s striking how many of the openings he mentions are still highly popular, such as the Marshall Gambit in the Slav, which features in the most recent Cheas Openingsor lipnitdky famous Botvinnik Variation of that same opening.

According to legend, Bobby Fischer learned Russian so that he could read this book. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. This pawn move divides the board into 2 and keeps the White King in the centre. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded.

You might ask Kulla Tierchen if he comes online. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. The book written in consisted of two parts. Loading comments… Trouble loading? There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Nina Rusinkevich, Tigran Petrosian, N. Master Ukrainian Champion Chekhover-Pirc Moscow Show 25 25 50 All.