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The Resource How to play chess : lessons from an international master, Jeremy Silman, (videorecording)

How to play chess : lessons from an international master, Jeremy Silman, (videorecording)

Label
How to play chess : lessons from an international master
Title
How to play chess
Title remainder
lessons from an international master
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Silman
Contributor
Publisher
Teacher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Learn chess from an international master and renowned teacher in these intensively illustrated, easy-to-understand lessons for players at all levels. Jeremy Silman is an International Master and a world-class chess teacher, writer, and player who has won the U.S. Open, The National Open, and the American Open
Member of
Cataloging source
JBU
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
794.1
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
GV1446
LC item number
.H68 2015
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Jeremy Silman, international master
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silman, Jeremy
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses. Better living. Arts & leisure
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Chess
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
How to play chess : lessons from an international master, Jeremy Silman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes course workbook
  • Course No. 9411
  • Programs contains 24 lectures, 30 minutes per lesson
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references in course guidebook
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • lesson 5.
  • Chess combinations and kings in check ;
  • lesson 6.
  • Checkmate! Back-rank, smothered, and more.--
  • disc 2. lesson 7.
  • Checkmate against a castled king ;
  • lesson 8.
  • Legendary attacking greats of chess ;
  • lesson 9.
  • A cascade of short, brutal chess games! ;
  • Disc 1. lesson 1.
  • lesson 10.
  • Chess heroes of the Romantic Age ;
  • lesson 11.
  • Open files and the positional rook ;
  • lesson 12.
  • Pawns : the positional soul of chess --
  • The world of chess ;
  • lesson 2.
  • Secrets of the pawns and knights ;
  • lesson 3.
  • Casting, checkmate, chess engines, draws ;
  • lesson 4.
  • Must-know tactical patterns in chess ;
  • lesson 17.
  • Legendary teachers who transformed chess ;
  • lesson 18.
  • Chess endgames and the king's magical powers.
  • Disc 4. lesson 19.
  • Kings and pawns in next-level endgames ;
  • lesson 20.
  • Triangulation and two critical rook endgames ;
  • lesson 21.
  • Chess openings : the right and wrong way ;
  • Disc 3. lesson 13.
  • lesson 22.
  • Chess psychology and the known unknown ;
  • lesson 23.
  • The chess amateur's mind ;
  • lesson 24.
  • Picking a chess hero
  • Positional weaknesses and targets in chess ;
  • lesson 14.
  • Closed and open positions on the chessboard ;
  • lesson 15.
  • Chess statics vs. dynamics : an eternal battle ;
  • lesson 16.
  • Using chessboard imbalances to create plans ;
Control code
ocn924920671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
4 videodiscs (720 min.)
Isbn
9781629972060
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
794.1 H83 ; XX-D ; 4DVD/1AW/1PM ; [A17JD003, #5, 5@79.95, LAP/LRT]
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
9411
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)924920671
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How to play chess : lessons from an international master, Jeremy Silman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Includes course workbook
  • Course No. 9411
  • Programs contains 24 lectures, 30 minutes per lesson
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references in course guidebook
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • lesson 5.
  • Chess combinations and kings in check ;
  • lesson 6.
  • Checkmate! Back-rank, smothered, and more.--
  • disc 2. lesson 7.
  • Checkmate against a castled king ;
  • lesson 8.
  • Legendary attacking greats of chess ;
  • lesson 9.
  • A cascade of short, brutal chess games! ;
  • Disc 1. lesson 1.
  • lesson 10.
  • Chess heroes of the Romantic Age ;
  • lesson 11.
  • Open files and the positional rook ;
  • lesson 12.
  • Pawns : the positional soul of chess --
  • The world of chess ;
  • lesson 2.
  • Secrets of the pawns and knights ;
  • lesson 3.
  • Casting, checkmate, chess engines, draws ;
  • lesson 4.
  • Must-know tactical patterns in chess ;
  • lesson 17.
  • Legendary teachers who transformed chess ;
  • lesson 18.
  • Chess endgames and the king's magical powers.
  • Disc 4. lesson 19.
  • Kings and pawns in next-level endgames ;
  • lesson 20.
  • Triangulation and two critical rook endgames ;
  • lesson 21.
  • Chess openings : the right and wrong way ;
  • Disc 3. lesson 13.
  • lesson 22.
  • Chess psychology and the known unknown ;
  • lesson 23.
  • The chess amateur's mind ;
  • lesson 24.
  • Picking a chess hero
  • Positional weaknesses and targets in chess ;
  • lesson 14.
  • Closed and open positions on the chessboard ;
  • lesson 15.
  • Chess statics vs. dynamics : an eternal battle ;
  • lesson 16.
  • Using chessboard imbalances to create plans ;
Control code
ocn924920671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
4 videodiscs (720 min.)
Isbn
9781629972060
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
794.1 H83 ; XX-D ; 4DVD/1AW/1PM ; [A17JD003, #5, 5@79.95, LAP/LRT]
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
9411
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)924920671
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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