By John Watson
It is the chess-player's holy grail: a versatile repertoire that provides rivals genuine difficulties yet does not require plenty of memorization or continuous examine of ever-changing grandmaster thought. whereas this ebook cannot relatively promise all of that, Watson deals an interesting number of traces that provide big scope for over-the-board creativity and will by no means result in a lifeless draw.
The repertoire relies on 1 d4 and a pair of c4, following up with methodical play within the centre. Watson makes use of his mammoth establishing wisdom to select crafty move-orders and toxic sequences that would strength rivals to imagine for themselves, delivering a real attempt of chess figuring out. all through, he discusses concepts for either side, so readers should be absolutely able to pounce on any inaccuracies, and feature all of the instruments to settle on the main acceptable plans for White.
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