Calculate like a Grandmaster - Learn from the World-class Attacking Players - by Danny Gormally
Publisher: Batsford, 2010
Edition: Paperback medium
In this fascinating book, leading UK grandmaster Danny Gormally dissects great games played by the fiercest attacking players of the modern era, unravelling their thought processes and analysing their powers of calculation.
Players featured include the phenomenal attacking genius Mikhail Tal, the legendary Bobby Fischer, 'King' Garry Kasparov, computer maestro Veselin Topalov, speed star and present World Champion Vishy Anand, and the leader of the new generation of chess stars - top-rated Magnus Carlsen.
By studying these game commentaries - which are interspersed with anecdotes and reminiscences from the author's own colourful chess career - you will be able to absorb the finest professional methods and apply them to your games.
Daniel Gormally is one of the UK's top grandmasters. He represented England in the Chess Olympics in 2006 and has published articles in the world's top chess magazines New In Chess and Chess. This is his first book. He lives in Alnwick, Northumberland.