Best Chess Strategy Books

Get the following Top Chess Strategy Books to master the game of chess and to penetrate deeply into its secrets...

On the list of chess books below you see some of the best books on chess. Get them all and become a good chess player. I know excellent chess players who have hundreds of chess books at home.

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The Amateur's Mind 2nd Edition / Expanded - Silman

Eliminate erroneous thinking processes that otherwise remain with you throughout your chess live. These flaws in your mental armor result in stinging defeats and painful reversals. Books can be bought and studied, lessons can be taken - but in the end, these elusive problems always prove to be extremely difficult to eradicate.

Seeking a solution to this dilemma, Mr. Silman wrote down the thoughts of his students while they played actual games, analyzed them, and cataloged the most common misconceptions that arose.

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How to Reassess Your Chess, Revised ed. - Silman

This book is well known and considered a modern classic. It explains Silman's groundbreaking concept of imbalances to a whole new level and is suitable for players in the 1400 to 2100 rating range and for chess teachers.

Enjoy a mind-expanding journey that takes you through imbalance-basics and helps you to master every detail of all the imbalances. You will learn a master-level positional foundation.

Reassess Your Chess Workbook - Silman

Silman's Complete Endgame Course: From Beginner to Master - Silman

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Chess: 5334 Problems, Combinations & Games - Polgar

This impressive book organizes 5,334 unique instructional positions - many taken from real games. The book is written by the father of the Polgar sisters who all became chess grandmasters.
It is the best book on chess tactics I ever bought myself.

Grandmaster John Nunn

Grandmaster Chess Move By Move - Nunn

Understanding Chess Move by Move - Nunn


Now we get to the hard stuff!

These books are very hard on your mind, I tell you this. So don't touch them until you are already a decent player or they will blow your mind away. They are written by the best chess trainer in the world who has trained many famous russian grandmasters. The material for these books is taken from his own archives.

School of Chess Excellence 4 - Opening - Dvoretsky

School of Chess Excellence 1 - Endgame - Dvoretsky

School of Chess Excellence 3 - Strategic - Dvoretsky

School of Chess Excellence 2 - Tactical - Dvoretsky

Secrets of Chess Training - Artur Yusupov, Mark Dvoretsky

I listed my favorite books above. I know that there are many more books that may be good. But the chess community agrees that the above books are excellent books to dive into the secrets of chess.

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