Leading chess author Colin Crouch selects and explains over 30 sensational games all from the new millennium. By studying battles between the worlds best players Crouch examines in detail all the key areas of modern chess. Powerful attacking and resourceful defending bloodthirsty tactical battles profound positional mastery deep opening preparation and superb endgame play are all in evidence here while Crouch also explores the ever-increasing role of computers and the way human imagination can work in harness with them. There is something for everyone in this book. Aspiring players will benefit from the clear explanations while stronger players will gain considerably from Crouch's deep insight and analysis in complex positions. This book focuses on the continuing change in modern chess and how you can use these lessons to great effects in your own games. Over 30 games of chess annotated move by move More than 400 pages covering all aspects of modern chess Learn from Kasparov Anand Kramnik Topalov and other greats Dr Colin Crouch is an internationals Master an experienced tournament player and a highly regarded chess writer. His previous books have been acclaimed for their thoroughness and originality.