In Strategic Play Jacob Aagaard digs deep into the most complex area of chess thinking. The games and exercises in this book transcend regular chess skills, such as pattern recognition, calculation and positional analysis. Building on the two previous books in the Grandmaster Preparation series, this book challenges the reader to explore the complexities of chess, offering clarity and understanding through Aagaards straightforward approach.
Grandmaster Jacob Aagaard won the British Championship at his first and only attempt. He has received the Guardian and ECF Book of the Year awards and the FIDE Senior Trainer title. His training material is used by amateurs and Grandmasters alike.
The Grandmaster Preparation series is aimed at ambitious players.
Published 2013, hardback, 304 pages.View sample pages (pdf)