The Art of the Endgame - My Journeys in the Magical World of Endgame Studies
by Jan Timman
Publisher: New In Chess, 2011
Edition: Paperback small
Training with endgame studies is a vital part of improving one’s endgame technique: it develops general understanding, calculation skills and resourcefulness.
World famous chess player Jan Timman has collected a magnificent selection of studies, relating how they have inspired him, and presents his own best material.
This is a labor of love which is not only a must-read for specialists and a source of joy, but also a practical tool for club players who want to deepen their understanding of the endgame.
The Week In Chess, on Jan Timman’s 'On the Attack':
“Thoroughly enjoyable and recommended to every chess fan.”
British Chess Federation Book-of-the-Year Award Judges:
“One of the chess world’s most perceptive writers.”