The chess world has witnessed a great number of wonderfully gifted attacking chess players. The geniuses who have dazzled the chess public with their brilliant masterpieces.
Everyone has their own favorites, and in Chess Secrets: Great Attackers, Colin Crouch chooses three of his own. These are Garry Kasparov, Mikhail Tal, and Leonid Stein.
World Champions Kasparov and Tal need no introduction, while Stein was a highly creative and intuitive player with the ability to destroy the world’s best chess players with his vicious attacks.
Crouch examines phases of these players’ careers and compares their differing approaches and styles.
He also highlights key attacking themes including the idea of controlled risk. That in some sacrificial attacks, even the greatest chess players can’t always see everything to the end.
A study of this book will help you to enhance your skills in one of the most crucial elements of the game.