Produktinformationen "Burgess, Gambit Guide to the Torre Attack"
The Torre Attack is a very attractive system for White as it allows him to set the agenda from the outset, preventing many counterattacking systems. It has quick-strike potential if Black is careless or unfamiliar with the subtleties.
Explains the main themes and picks out the critical variations
Focuses on the ideas and systems that are of most relevance to the practical player
Features detailed coverage of a popular chess opening
User-friendly coverage by an award-winning author
The unique GAMBIT system makes it easy to use the book to the maximum practical advantage. 'Quick Summaries' introduce the main themes of each system, where appropriate suggesting a coherent repertoire of reliable lines. Then comes detailed, unbiased coverage of all the critical lines, for reference and detailed study. Whether you're looking for a quick introduction to an opening system for surprise use, a refresher course in a favourite opening or to research an opening deeply, the GAMBIT guide is the ideal choice.
FIDE Master Graham Burgess holds the world record for marathon blitz chess playing. He is a highly versatile chess writer, his sixteen previous books ranging from general guides for relatively inexperienced players to high-level theoretical manuals. His Mammoth Bock of Chess won the 1997 British Chess Federation Book of the Year Award.