17814 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
I have My System....
but there is another book out there,
Secrets of Modern Chess Strategy: Advances sinces Nimzowitch.
Does the latter supercede the former...?
Or are they complimentary?
From the sound of the titles alone, the latter builds on the former, not supercedes it. I'm guessing My System will remain an excellent read ;)
Both books - all levels. Start with Nimzo and go from there.
I have my system by Nimzowitsch, but it's hard too use for me because it's all in the old chess notation which I don't understand very well.
Is Chess Praxis still in print? I lost my copy awhile back.
Yes...amazon.com shows several for sale.
I just bought (I hope) the newest version of My System (version 2007, ISBN 9789197600538).
Looking forward to read it after these comments!
i did read Seirawan strategy and a lot of themses seem to be covered...
so i guess it going over familiar ground...
i will then get watsons...
i'll post something about endgame books...
My system is a great book to understand basic chess thinking.
For endgames maybe you should see Keres - series of endings rooks and queens.
I'm starting a YouTube channel
by InfiniteFlash a few minutes ago
chess annotation software??
by krzysztof7 a few minutes ago
Ratings seems to be meaningless
by krzysztof7 2 minutes ago
Pseudo-Ruy Lopez attack against Philidor defence
by krzysztof7 4 minutes ago
999 & 1 Things to Do If Online Opponent Suddenly walks into Your Room
by Bonny-Rotten 6 minutes ago
Only 28% of Chess.com Members can solve this on the first try
by shakedaspear 7 minutes ago
5/30/2015 - Full Out Assault
by KillTheHorsie 8 minutes ago
Interesting tactic from my game
by krzysztof7 11 minutes ago
Strange French/Sicilian Defenses
by bfoleyfire 15 minutes ago
The only reason Fischer became world champ
by jphturtle 21 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!