By John Nunn

During this follow-up to his hugely winning booklet, "Secrets of Rook Endings" John Nunn turns his recognition to endgames with no pawns. those take place unusually usually in perform and are super tactical in nature. This publication unites guy and laptop within the searh for final solutions. the pc databases created through Ken Thompson, previously of Bell Laboratories, can country with walk in the park the right kind results of any place with 5 items or fewer. John Nunn has extracted an important info from those databases and awarded it within the type of directions and particular key positions, which are extra simply digested via the human brain. With best video games these days being performed to a end in one consultation, this information might turn out precious over the board. because the first variation of this e-book used to be released, the databases for lots of six-man endings were created, leading to a few miraculous and paradoxical discoveries. The assurance has consequently been extended to incorporate the main attention-grabbing good points of those endings.

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