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Aron Nimzowitsch

Per Skjoldager

Aron Nimzowitsch

on the road to chess mastery, 1886-1924

by Per Skjoldager

  • 195 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess players,
  • Chess,
  • Biography,
  • Collections of games

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPer Skjoldager and Jørn Erik Nielsen
    ContributionsNielsen, Jørn Erik
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1439.N5 S55 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25170794M
    ISBN 109780786465392
    LC Control Number2011053529

    Carlsbad International Chess Tournament (Dover Books on Chess) Aron Nimzowitsch $ - $ As a chess player, Aron Nimzowitsch () belonged to the very best. In his peak years the Latvian-born maestro was ranked third in the world behind Capablanca and Alekhine. His greatest successes were first place in Dresden in (81/2/9, one and a half points ahead of Alekhine) and Carlsbad (15/21, ahead of Capablanca, Spielmann /5(19).

      No book has exerted a greater impact on chess thought over the past 80 years. Variations may come and go, but Nimzowitsch was a seeker after eternal truths and the precepts outlined in this strategic manual have withstood the ravages of time. Breakthroughs in /5(4).   Author - Aron Nimzowitsch. My System & Chess Praxis is undoubtedly a masterpiece by former GM Aron Nimzowitsch, the founder of Hypermodern movement! Unarguably, it is one of the best-selling chess book of all time. The book has been recommended by grandmasters & trainers for over a .

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Aron Nimzowitsch was one of the world's strongest chess Grandmasters in the early part of the 20th century. He wrote several classic chess books which have been best sellers since the s.

His books are highly recommended by chess masters the world over. Lou Hays is 4/4(98). Book of the Year One of the greatest chess legends of all time, Aron Nimzowitsch (), is best known for founding the Hypermodernism school of chess, which emerged after World War I to challenge the chess ideologies of traditional central European masters.5/5(6).

Aron Nimzowitsch ( – ) was the most influential chess thinker of the 20th century. His books ‘My System’ () and ‘Chess Praxis’ () had tremendous impact and continue to be printed, sold and read to this day.

Every chess player who is serious about improving his game, studies the lessons of this great Russian-born innovator/5(11). Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Whole Foods Today's Deals AmazonBasics. Aron Nimzowitsch was one of the greatest chess players of the s and s, ranked just behind the famous World Champions Alekhine and Capablanca.

His reputation as an author is higher still/5(27). I have a feeling, that Aron Nimzowitsch ” My System” book is only From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

What chess player is there who can’t quote at least a few well-known precepts, like “Restrain, blockade and then destroy. Aron Nimzowitsch was one of the world's strongest chess Grandmasters in the early part of the 20th century.

He wrote several classic chess books which have been best sellers since the s. His books are highly recommended by chess masters the world over.4/5(18). It is a very readable book, for For many years, Nimzovich was known as the "Stormy Petrel" of the chess world. Today, his profound theories of positional chess are accepted as a matter of course, and a knowledge of them is essential to every player who wants to improve his game/5.

Buy a cheap copy of Mein System book by Aron Nimzowitsch. My System is at the top of a very short list of chess classics.

Nimzowitsch’s ideas have had a profound influence on modern chess thinking. Most chess masters will Free shipping over $/5(5). Aron Nimzowitsch, (born November 7,Riga, Latvia, Russian Empire—died MaDenmark), Latvian-born chess master and theoretician who was renowned for his book My System () but failed to win a world championship, despite many attempts.

Nimzowitsch learned to play chess from his father, a wholesale merchant, when he was eight years old, but only after he. Aron Nimzowitsch, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Keene's masterpiece in which he examines the life and work of /5.

Authors: Aron Nimzowitsch Title: My System (Chess Classics) Released: Format: pdf Quality: good Number of pages: Size: 6 Mb Download book. My System (German: Mein System) is a book on chess theory written by Aron Nimzowitsch.

Originally over a series of five brochures from tothe book—one of the early works on hypermodernism—introduced many new concepts to followers of the modern school of thought. It is generally considered to be one of the most important books in the history of chess. Chess Praxis is a book containing annotated games from Aron Nimzowitsch (the father of the hypermodern school of chess), who was a top player in the early s and s.

Nimzowitsch organizes his book by theme/principle (partially universal, partially hypermodern), giving many instructive examples which illustrate those patterns/5(15). About the Book One of the greatest chess legends of all time, Aron Nimzowitsch (–), is best known for founding the Hypermodernism school of chess, which emerged after World War I to challenge the chess ideologies of traditional central European masters.

Aron Nimzowitsch (or Aron Isayevich Nimtsovich, or Aaron Nimzovich; Latvian: Ārons Ņimcovičs, Russian: Арон Исаевич Нимцович; born Aron Niemzowitsch; 7 November 16 March ) was a Russian-born, Danish leading chess master and a very influential chess writer.

He was the foremost figure amongst the hypermoderns/5. Nimzowitsch is also a highly-regarded chess writer, most famously for the classic My System, to this day regarded as one of the most important chess books of all time.

Other books include Chess Praxis, which further expounds the hypermodern idea, and the seminal work The Blockade, which explores the strategy implied by his famous maxim. Aron Nimzowitsch ( ) was the most influential chess thinker of the 20th century.

His books My System () and Chess Praxis () had tremendous impact and continue to be printed, sold and read to this day/5. This short book analytically deconstructs the blockade as Nimzowitsch understood at the time.

As this book was written before 'My System', Nimzowitsch's understanding of the topic wasn't as accurate as it was later (as a theoretical textbook, 'My System' generally has more accurate analysis) but Nimzowitsch was exploring a new concept, discovering it's importance.5/5(3).

That’s the beauty of this book; it’s not simply an analysis of games, but a discussion of technique, of the building blocks and their application to the game.

As the quote by Nimzowitsch on the cover says, ‘A thorough knowledge of the elements takes us more than half the road to mastership.’. Aron Nimzowitsch was one of the greatest chess players of the s and s, ranked just behind the famous World Champions Alekhine and Capablanca.

His reputation as an author is higher still. My System is at the top of a very short list of chess classics. Nimzowitsch’s ideas have had a profound influence on modern chess thinking.Includes many more diagrams and, in addition to the annotated games played by Nimzowitsch from the original book, there is a section of modern games showing the influence of Nimzowitsch.

For every discipline worth studying, there is a set of iconic books. Chess is no exception to the rule, and Aron Nimzowitsch's My System is one of it's icon texts. Despite being Latvian, Nimzowitsch wrote the original version of My System in German, probably due to publishing preferences.

It has since been translated in to English several times, and the text I have just finished reading is fully titled "My Author: Stick Men.