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					              Yusupov’s Chess School                                         Quality Chess - The titles
  GM Artur Yusupov’s series were recognised by the             2005                                 2010
                                                                                                                                                Quality Chess - 2010
  World Chess Federation as the best instructional             Learn from the Legends (2nd ed.)     Attacking Manual 1 (2nd ed.)
  chess books and thus awarded the Boleslavsky Medal.          Challenging the Grünfeld             Attacking Manual 2
  In 2nd place was Garry Kasparov, 3rd was the famous          Rooks vs Two Minor Pieces            Boost your Chess 1
  trainer Mark Dvoretsky.                                      Tiger’s Modern                       GM 2 - 1.d4 Volume Two
                                                               The Benko Gambit                     Cutting Edge - Open Sicilian 1    “You can quote me on this forever –
                                                               Sveshnikov Reloaded                  Alterman Gambit Guide - White
                                                                                                                                     Quality Chess is the best chess publisher.”
                                                               2006                                 Coming spring/summer 2010
                                                               Understanding Chess Tactics          GM 6 - The Sicilian Defence
                                                               Chess for Kids and Parents           GM 7 - The Caro-Kann             Grandmaster Boris Gelfand, 2007 World Championship
                                                               Practical Chess Defence              The Scandinavian Defence         runner-up and 2009 World Cup winner.
                                                               Experts vs. the Sicilian (2nd ed.)   Quality Chess Puzzle Book
                                                                                                    GM 4 - The English vol. 2
                                                               2007                                 GM 5 - The English vol. 3
                                                               Challenging the Nimzo-Indian         Karpov’s Strategic Wins 1
                                                               San Luis 2005                        Karpov’s Strategic Wins 2
                                                               My System                            Boost your Chess 2
                Build up your Chess 1-3
                                                               A Spanish Repertoire for Black
                                                               Chess Praxis                        Coming 2010/2011
                                                                                                   The King’s Gambit
                                                               2008                                Experts on the Anti-Sicilian
                                                               Play the Semi-Slav                  GM - The Grünfeld
                                                               Chess Tips for the Improving Player Cutting Edge - Open Sicilian 2
                                                               Beating the Open Games (2nd ed.) GM - 1.e4 vol. 1-4
                                                               The Berlin Wall                     GM - King’s Indian vol. 1-2
                                                               True Lies in Chess                  Cutting Edge - Slav & Semi-Slav
                                                               Beat the KID                        Boost your Chess 3
                                                               Build up your Chess 1               Chess Evolution 1-3 (Yusupov)
                                                               GM 1 - 1.d4 Volume One              and much more...
                  Boost your Chess 1-3                         Questions of Modern Chess Theory

Each of Yusupov’s three series consists of three levels, THE   2009
FUNDAMENTALS, BEYOND THE BASICS and MASTERY.                   Playing the Queen’s Gambit
                                                               Build up your Chess 2
                                                                                                                                     “Calling your company Quality Chess gives
                                                               Attacking the Spanish
                                                               Champions of the New Millennium
                                                                                                                                     you a lot to live up to, but judging by the books
                                                               GM 3 - The English vol. 1                                             I have received from them recently they are
                                                               Build up your Chess 3
                                                               Genius in the Background                                              doing a good job of living up to their name.”
                                                               Reggio Emilia 2007/2008
                                                                                                                                     - Twice World Championship finalist,
                                                                                     Quality Chess                                   GM Michael Adams
                                                                        Central Chambers, Suite 45, 93 Hope Street,
                                                                           Glasgow G2 6LD, United Kingdom
    The Alterman Gambit Guide: White & Black                                      +44 (0)141 227 6771                                        www.qualitychess.co.uk
              Grandmaster Repertoire                                                 Middlegame books                                    New Opening Books

                                                                                                                                                 This book is the first in a new series
                                                                                                                                                 from Quality Chess examining the cut-
                                                                                                                                                 ting edge of chess opening theory. The
                                                                                                                                                 idea is to identify the most important
                                                                                                                                                 theoretical battlegrounds of the mo-
                                                                                                                                                 ment and then analyse as deeply as pos-
                                                                                                                                                 sible in search of improvements. Thus
                                                                                                                                                 the reader will be ahead of the current
                                                                                                                                                 state-of-the-art, rather than lagging
                                                                                                                                                 behind trying to memorize old games.
               Boris Avrukh: 1.d4 Volumes 1&2                                    Tibor Karolyi:           John Shaw:
“This book represents nothing short of a technological advance in chess    Karpov’s Strategic Wins 1&2   Quality Chess
opening theory.” - GM Glenn Flear, New in Chess                                                          Puzzle Book
“I love this book... Another triumph for Quality Chess.” - IM Jeremy                                                     After one move of the Scandinavian opening,
Silman                                                                                                                   1.e4 d5, Black decides where the battle
“A brilliant contribution to the literature.” - IM John Watson                                                           will be fought – a significant gain for any
                                                                                                                         competitive player. Grandmaster Christian
                                                                                                                         Bauer is one of the world’s leading experts
                                                                                                                         on the Scandinavian and in this book he
                                                                                                                         reveals the secrets of his over-the-board
                                                                                                                         success. Bauer focuses particularly on 2.exd5
                                                                                                                         £xd5 3.¤c3 £a5, the established main
                                                                                                                         line of the Scandinavian. An understanding
                                                                                                                         of the move order nuances is essential,
                                                                              Jacob Aagaard: Attacking Manual 1&2        and Bauer is an ideally-qualified guide.

    Mihail Marin: The English Volumes 1, 2 & 3
“Perhaps the biggest compliment I can offer is that this is the only                                                                            The King’s Gambit must be the favourite
book that I will now be taking with me to my tournaments and team                                                                               opening of every attacking player. In
matches!” - GM Tony Kosten, author of The Dynamic English                                                                                       the glory days of Paul Morphy in the
                                                                                                                                    John Shaw
                                                                                                                                                nineteenth century, to play anything else
                                                                                                                                                was regarded as almost cowardly, but in
                                                                                                                                                modern times the popularity of the King’s
                                                                                                                                                Gambit has faded. Today’s players, under
                                                                                                                                                the malign influence of their computer
                                                                                                                                                programs, are more materialistic and
                                                                          Karolyi&Aplin: Marin&Garret: Ftacnik, Kopec                           loath to sacrifice a pawn for long-
                                                                           Genius in the Reggio Emilia   & Browne:                              term compensation. The honourable
                                                                           Background     2007/2008    Champions of                             exceptions are Alexander Morozevich
                                                                                                                                                and Nigel Short, two world-class players
       Lubomir Ftacnik:                Lars Schandorff:                                                   the New                               who are willing to risk the King’s Gambit.
      The Sicilian Defence             The Caro-Kann                                                    Millennium

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