Alexander Shashin is a chess theoretician and author in St. Petersburg, Russia, where he trains young international players.
The book is entertaining to read and slightly original.
I liked it enough to make a chess program based on what was read. Read more
The author is using a highly simplified form of a chess engine's algorithm. Absurd and impractical for humans to use. Read morePublished 19 months ago by M. T. Palang
It is one of the best books ever written in chess in all time! No explanations necessary. Just read it!Published 23 months ago by Greg
The author starts by looking at Tal's style and puts forward a "Tal algorithm." Then he successively adds the styles of Capablanca and Petrosian to this basic algorithm to propose... Read morePublished 23 months ago by A. Ali
This book sets up a method for finding the best plan in any given situation. It is well thought out. I recommend it for club players.Published on August 9, 2013 by Pen Name