Andrew MartinÂ The ABC of Chess Openings - 2nd Edition - $54.95
In the all new ‘ABC of Chess Openings‘
International Master Andrew Martin explores the diverse possibilities available
to everyone in the opening phase of the game. The material is broken down
logically into Open Games, Semi-Open Games, Closed and Semi- Closed Games, Flank
and Irregular Openings. Invaluable advice is given about what to look for and
how to play each specific category, and the instruction is enhanced by the use
of recent, thematic master games to compliment this advice. General instruction
about how to play the opening is also included. Running time: 5 h 09 min. There
is something here for everyone. Strong and even very strong players will enjoy
the investigations into some excellent modern novelties, whereas the average
player or even beginner will pick up a wide range of interesting ideas for use
in their games. The author‘s love for the game comes through in this work, which
he tries to communicate to the listener. The 2009 edition includes some
repertoire suggestions for White using 1. e4 to get the average player started.
Video running time: 5 h 09 min + 1 h 15 min (Update) = 6 h 24 min.
Andrew Martin is 51 years old and lives in Yateley, England. He is a professional chess teacher and writer.
Example video (2:48)
The DVD also contains the whole training course in audio-format for Pocket Fritz 3.
System requirements: Pentium-Processor at 300 Mhz or higher, 64 MB RAM, Windows XP, Windows Vista, DVD drive, mouse, soundcard