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Post  ChessCaissa on Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:10 pm

Everyone loses chess games occasionally, but all too often we lose a game due to moves that, deep down, we knew were flawed. Why do we commit these chess-board sins? Are they the result of general misconceptions about chess and how it should be played better? In this thought-provoking and entertaining book, Jonathan Rowson investigates, in his inimitable style, the main reasons why chess-players sometimes go horribly astray. He focuses on several underlying psychological pitfalls: Thinking (unneceessary or erroneous); Blinking (missing opportunities; lack of resolution); Wanting (too much concern with the result of the game); Materialism (lack of attention to non-material factors); Egoism (insufficient awareness of the opponent and his ideas); Perfectionism (running short of time; trying too hard); and Looseness ("losing the plot"; drifting; poor concentration). A great book for readers interested in understanding why they sometimes make the mistakes that frustrate their efforts at winning!

A must have book for players of all levels !
Thanks to Thomas Freeman and to PaulieD sunny

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Post  ring0 on Thu Nov 08, 2018 9:40 am

Anyone has the epub book to share as well?

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Post  ramox666 on Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:53 pm

ring0 wrote:Anyone has the epub book to share as well?
you can convert this into epub..simple...!
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Post  ring0 on Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:32 pm

ramox666 wrote:
ring0 wrote:Anyone has the epub book to share as well?
you can convert this into epub..simple...!

I've already tried this. Yes of course you get an epub file as a result, but the result is really bad. The structure is not a real epub book structure. That's why I asked. Amazon offers a kindle ebook and I guess they didn't simply convert the pdf with calibre Razz

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Post  vartika007 on Fri Jan 25, 2019 5:05 am

Anyone with the PGN?

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