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Attacking 1…d5 (Volume 1)

Attacking 1…d5 (Volume 1)


A gambit treatment of the Slav and the Semi-Slav!

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This book is the first part of two very instructive books by Kiril Georgiev. It is a very good book which in combination with Attacking 1…d5 (Volume 2) will greatly enrich your repertoire.

Chess is evolving at a rapid pace. Players are constantly looking for new opening ideas. The aim, of course, is to surprise the opponent. A very small advantage is often enough to develop and eventually lead to victory. This is exactly what Kiril Georgiev is trying to convey through this book.

But who is Kiril Georgiev?

Kiril Georgiev was born on 28 November 1965 in Petrich, Bulgaria. At the of13 he became an IM and two years later he won the GM title. Georgiev first caught the attention of the chess world in 1983, when he became World Youth Champion with an impressive 11½ at 13.He has represented his country many times at the Chess Olympiad , playing either 1 or 2. He has also won the title of Bulgarian Champion seven times!

His chess career is extremely impressive and certainly much can be written about it. But apart from that he has also been involved in writing books. Some of them are Squeezing the Gambits, Fighting the London System , The Modern English, The Sharpest Sicilian.

Inside the book.

Within the book, Slavic and Semi-Slavic are analyzed. The closed Catalan and the modern line 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Iγ3 Iζ6 4.Iζ3 Αε7 5.η3 0-0 6.Аη2 δxγ4 7.Ιε5 is also examined. The author wants to offer the reader a wealth of new ideas and knowledge. He addresses both sides and offers new patterns and analyses outside the established ones!

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