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There's a general recognition among chess players at all levels that the ChessBase software application is critical for serious chess improvement, but many chess players are intimidated by the software. Now, for the first time, former U.S. correspondence champion Jon Edwards has created real-life scenarios that focus upon why the software is so important for chess players of every class, along with clear explanations of how to use Chess Base.
* Opening preparation is quick, comprehensive, fully-up-to-date,
* You can quickly locate and review important games in every
opening, middlegame type, and endgame
* You can instantly see what worldwide engines think abdut most
opening and many middlegame positions
* You can instantly see where you and your opponents erred
* You can reliably prepare chess books for publication in print
or on the web
Know simply that Chess Base is instrumental to every aspect of chess. This book explains how the software can help you to improve your play, your learning, your teaching, your writing, or simply your love of and enthusiasm for the game.
Jon Edwards explains all that you will need to know with concrete examples and simple instructions. After that, how strong a chess player, how good a chess teacher, how good a chess author you become is truly up to you.
This book refers to ChessBase 12. ChessBase 13 is expected to be available near the end of 2014. ChessBase has confirmed that the program features and interface described within this book are not expected to change.
Published 2014, softback, 352 pages.