This book is ideal for those wanting to understand the basics of the English Opening. The English is a sophisticated and popular opening system that is suitable for all types of players and can lead to both positional and tactical middlegames. Many of the world's top players including Kasparov and Kramnik include the English in their openings weaponry. In this groundbreaking book Grandmaster Neil McDonald revisits the basic principles behind the English and its many variations. Throughout this easy-to-read guide the reader is aided by a wealth of notes tips and warnings from the author while key strategies ideas and tactics for both sides are clearly illustrated. This book is ideal for the improving player. Written by an openings expert All the important lines are covered A back-to-basics look at one of the most important openings Author Neil McDonald is an English Grandmaster and is an experienced and successful player on the international chess circuit. He is a respected chess coach who has trained many of the UK's strongest junior players. McDonald is also a talented chess writer and has many outstanding works to his name.
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