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  1. I wish to write a book on ches… Wolfram_EP I think the advice above is fair. To give something concrete, I can sa…
  2. I wish to write a book on ches… Aussie_Chan Read other books intended for your audience and gain ideas from them a…
  3. Master Tourneys for improvement ChEsSmAgEdDoN How are these tournaments a way to improve if we are playing blitz? In…
  4. I wish to write a book on ches… bugsbunnier What must be included how to start ? Any suggestions ? Any psychologi…
  5. Please reverse this loss. CM Sarg0n Leaving a current game is normal and fair!?
  6. Tactics Grouped by Theme jonesmh https://drive.google.com/open?id=12tDq-QJsTJ--dkobxZc_FQXoClPiQBuu …
  7. Please reverse this loss. sertman I have no idea why I was determined to be AFK but I tabbed out for 2 s…
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  11. Can anyone explain the logic b… Allonautilus If you move the queen to safety, the knight takes your bishop and the …
  12. Can anyone explain the logic b… Breaking-Limits https://lichess.org/training/65238 in the following puzzle stockfis…
  13. Tactics Grouped by Theme mariafrancischetti I found these pgn files https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1poGmy…
  14. Want to write new chess for ki… bugsbunnier Any tips suggestions what should be included ?
  15. Tactics Grouped by Theme mariafrancischetti Yes! There is a LOT to learn; I found a forum that is a basiclly a …
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  17. Tactics Grouped by Theme jonesmh I was just looking for that title earlier today. https://drive.goog…
  18. Tactics Grouped by Theme mariafrancischetti Thanks for the books! Nice ones the "Killer Chess Tactics" and "Chess…
  19. Tactics Grouped by Theme jonesmh https://drive.google.com/open?id=1gstkTQVNdLMZmwSZgGyr5CFJwiSkzt1x has…
  20. Tactics Grouped by Theme mariafrancischetti Thank you, exactly what I'm looking for.
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