CHESS. FUNDAMENTALS ву. JOSÉ R. CAPABLANCA. CHESS CHAMPION OF THE WORLD Chess Fundamentals was first published thirteen years ago. ‘Chess Fundamentals’ by Jose Raul Capablanca. Algebraic edition. Game 1. Capablanca vs R B Estera, (C10) French Capablanca vs Janowski, Jose Capablanca’s classic instructional manual – Chess Fundamentals – first appeared in , the year he defeated Emanuel Lasker for the world.

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Chess Fundamentals (Capablanca)

The goal of the stronger side is to store up the advantages, and then to convert temporary advantages into permanent ones. Much of this is delusion perhaps, but I think a great deal of it is down to both the quality of this book and the sheer simplicity of his approach to play.

Siegbert Tarraschchess master at the turn of the twentieth century. Mark all topics as READ. Optimissed 17 min ago. Unfortunately, the amateurs are not following his advice, and instead memorize tones of opening lines that will not help them become better players. The book was published inthe year he became world champion.

A well-written, very useful guide acces Capablanca was a chess grandmaster, one of the great chess players and this is his book of basic strategy. Relative value of the pieces 6. I feel times smarter after doing each set of exercises. In all such endings, however, it is immaterial whether the King is forced on to the last rank, or to an outside file, e. How to exploit this white opening? Is the “Sicilian french variation” the best variation in the Sicilian defence?


I will probably replace Chess Fundamentals Algebraic eventually. Thanks for telling us about the problem. It will be as good a hundred years from now; as long in fact as the laws and rules of the game remain what they are at present. Based on the algebraic, but otherwise unmodified, edition of the book.

Chess Fundamentals by José Raúl Capablanca

This is a classic, and justly so. Moreover, some of the lines given in the analyzed games are not accurate when assessed by the last version of Stockfish. Cutting off pieces from the scene of action Chapter V.

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Then I forget to pick up the book for a few weeks and realize I forgot all those awesome lessons I just learned. Forums General Chess Discussion onlyaman. The right to chews belongs to the side that has a positional advantage, which not only has the right to attack, but the obligation to do so, else the advantage will evaporate. At the time of writing the book was revolutionary.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This method of evaluating a position, and then making a plan based on this evaluation, was developed in the 19th century.

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Dec 12, Andrew rated it it was amazing Shelves: Gender of pieces ThrillerFan 10 min ago. Cxpablanca Ford rated it it was amazing Nov 13, Many consider this to be the master text on beginner’s chess. With the advent of computers, some of his statements have shown to be false. Chess Fundamentalsthough normally for the beginning player, contains valuable insights that will benefit players at all levels of understanding, including masters.


A well-written, very useful guide accessibly for a beginner.

Table of Contents Chapter I. It is left up to the reader to use his chess board to go over the variations, and Capabla This is an ideal example of how a concise introductory book should be written.

I’m going to have to look somewhere else as a starting point. Apr 6, 4.

Goodreads helps you capaboanca track of books you want to read. Chess Information and Research Center, If in an inferior position, the defender should be ready to defend and make compromises, or take other measures, such as a desperate counterattack.

From Wikibooks, open books for an fundamentalls world. Trivia About Chess Fundamental Planning a Win in the Middle-Game Play I just recently started reading Chess Fundamentals by Capablanca.

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It explains first principles such as good openings, controlling the center, attacking and cutting off pieces and good endgame strategies. Vasil Krstevski rated it really liked it Oct 24, Of course, we can not judge funramentals chess book written a century ago by the contemporary standards because chess progressed a lot meanwhile.

In each case the co-operation of the King is needed. Apr 30, Lisa Harmonybites rated it really liked it Shelves: The force of the threatened attack Want to Read Currently Reading Read.