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Lastly, a complete game is dissected for the purpose of showing how Purdy’s Rules are used effectively. You may also like. Purdy occupies most spots on my “Desert Island Chessbooks list”.

Comments and reviews What are comments? Best Selling in Other Books See all. Although he gives very useful and succinct rules and principles, Purdy constantly reminds the reader, “But — this is where mosts books fail to warn the student– before you go looking for a plan make sure there is no good combination available, i.

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Sean Oakes added it Dec 22, Check copyright status Cite this Title Guide to good chess: His language is a bit unusual, making it easier to remember such things as “biffing the Bishop. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.