My System Study Group Chapter 1 Part 4: Surrender of the Center

My System Study Group Chapter 1 Part 4: Surrender of the Center

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RMChess1954
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Starts on Page 9 Bullet 6a.

Example 15: Surrender of the Center 1.

This is the well known paragraph where Nimzo equates the free and mobile center pawn to a dangerous criminal that must be captured or executed. 

 
Example 16: Surrender of the Center 2.
 
 
Nimzo states that the restraining process is not easy. To kill off the mobile center pawn seems simpler, though cases when this is feasible do not very often occur. Then he gives these games as examples.