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Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess for Beginning and Intermediate Players

by Maurice Ashley

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Published by Simon & Schuster (Software) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Video & Electronic - General,
  • Games,
  • Computer Books: Word Processing,
  • Games/Puzzles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatCD-ROM
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11071082M
    ISBN 10067131579X
    ISBN 109780671315795
    OCLC/WorldCa39350977

      International grandmaster Maurice Ashley makes a move while playing 30 school-age children in a chess match at the U.S. Chess Center on Oct. 11, , in Washington, D.C. Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess by Ashley, Maurice Channing Van Neal is upset when her widowed mother decides they will move to a new neighborhood and begins seeing a domineering man, whose son, Rod, seems just as bossy.

    Comprehensive Maurice Ashley chess games collection, opening repertoire, tournament history, PGN download, biography and newsNationality: United States. Maurice Ashley is an International Grandmaster well known for his dynamic brand of chess commentary and effective coaching style. He was a commentator for the Anand-Kasparov World Championship match as well as all of Kasparov‘s epic computer matches.

    This is one of the most user friendly chess suites that I've ever tried! I mean, yes, I can go on all day long about the quality and value of Chess Master suites but Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess does a really rare job of presenting chess as the fun packed game that it is. Yes, the guy has a specific flavor of spicing up the presentations, the teaching of the basics and the teaching of advanced 5/5(1). Ashley in Jamaica – Caribbean Chess Tour of a GM – GM Maurice Ashley, who in became the first African-American grandmaster of chess, was born in Jamaica, where he spent the first twelve years of his life. Returning to his first home – and meeting an uncle for the first time – was the hightlight of a Caribbean tour, and involved promoting the "Magnificent Chess Foundation".


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Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess for Beginning and Intermediate Players by Maurice Ashley Download PDF EPUB FB2

Maurice Ashley is a superb chess teacher. Anyone who wants to learn or already plays chess will love and benefit from this title. In an intelligent, inviting, engaging, and entertaining approach, Maurice Ashley explains basic and intermediate strategies for playing and thinking like a chess master.5/5(5).

Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess for Beginning and Intermediate Players [Maurice Ashley] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(5). Maurice Ashley (born March 6, ) is a Jamaican-American chess grandmaster, author, and commentator. In he earned the grandmaster title (GM), making him the first black person to attain the title of grandmaster.

Ashley is well known as a commentator for high-profile chess events. He also spent many years Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess for Beginning and Intermediate Players book y: United States. Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess for Beginning and Intermediate Players book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Maurice Ashley Teaches 4/5(1). Ashley was the author of instructional CD-ROMs, including Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess () and Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess for Beginning and Intermediate Players ().

He also wrote Chess for Success (), an autobiographical book that explores the game’s positive influence on young people. Author of Churchill as historian, Life in Stuart England, The House of Stuart, The golden century, England in the 17th Century, Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess for Beginning and Intermediate Players, Oliver Cromwell and his world, Cromwell's Generals.

Inthe New York resident Maurice Ashley became the first African-American International grandmaster. Inhe once again made history, by becoming the first African-American to qualify for the U.S.

Championships in more than years. Inthe U.S. Chess Federation named Maurice Ashley “Grand Master of the Year”. Ever since the late [ ]. I don't know if I am on the high side of beginning, or the low side of intermediate, but I know I am not an advanced chess player.

I own a few books that contain a chapter on pawns, with the typical stuff covered, I.e., backwards, doubled, isolated, passed, fried, baked, and even deep fried.

😏 Again, just one chapter devoted to all of the above. Maurice Ashley immigrated to New York from Jamaica at the age of twelve, only to be confronted with the harsh realities of urban life. But he found his inspiration for a better life after stumbling upon a chess book and becoming hypnotized by the game/5.

maurice ashley teaches chess free download - ChessGenius Classic, Teach Yourself To Play Chess, Chess Tutor Step 1 Demo, and many more programs. Grandmaster Maurice Ashley travels across the U.S. to teach students to play chess and apply its tactics and strategies to their lives.

A former student. Maurice Ashley immigrated to New York from Jamaica at the age of twelve, only to be confronted with the harsh realities of urban life.

But he found his inspiration for a better life after stumbling upon a chess book and becoming hypnotized by the game. He would eventually break the chess world Brand: Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony/Rodale. A simple e Ashley is the Tiger Woods of CHESS in the US.

chessoholicalien #9 As can all intermediate players. And some beginners, too. DocRoy Maurice is a world class chess player. A Grandmaster no less, and in which I dare say he would probably beat 95% percent of all members over the board.

How Maurice Ashley, the first black chess grandmaster, uses the game to change inner-city kids' lives Ashley then went to the library and took out a book on chess. But even after reading it. Ashley expounds upon the value of chess as a tool to hone the mind in "Working Backward to Solve Problems," a clip from his TED Ed lesson just begins by waving off the misperception, common among non-chess-players, that grandmasters "see ahead" ten, twenty, or thirty moves into the game, then goes on to explain that the sharpest players do it not by looking forward, but by looking.

One of the most underrated chess games ever made, Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess from Simon & Schuster is the best instructional chess program I've ever seen, bar none.

International chess master Maurice Ashley is known in the U.S. as a fun teacher of chess who entertains countless young adults with an easy-going, humorous teaching style, and MATC brings his personality to life with an excellent. Some intermediate players may, therefore, find them too easy or too hard.

There are a few which would sit slap bang in the middle of our rating graph though. Here is our list of the best chess books for intermediate players: The Power of Pawns: Chess Structures Fundamentals for Post-Beginners; Van Perlo’s Endgame TacticsAuthor: Bryan Castro.

Hijazipour won the Women's Asian Chess Championship inthe Iranian Women's Chess Championship inand was a silver-medalist at the World Under Girls Championship.

She is now the second chess Iranian women's chess player (after Dorsa Derakhshani in ) to face expulsion from Iran's women chess team for failure to wear a hijab. FIDE - World Chess Federation, Online ratings, individual calculations. Maurice is the World's premier T.V and live chess commentator, appearing on ESPN several times to comment on Kasparov’s matches.

He coached National Championship teams from Harlem The Raging Rooks and The Dark Knights; produced the CD-rom Maurice Ashley teaches chess and the DVD Speed Chess, and organized the HB Generation chess tournament in.

Win at Chess! A Comprehensive Guide to Winning Chess for the Intermediate Player - Ron Curry. This is a complete book promising to improve your chess. It is divided into four sections. Section One takes a brief look at opening play.

The majority of the book comprises of Section Two, the middlegame. Maurice Ashley achieved the Grandmaster title in and became the first ever African American to earn the prestigious title. GM Ashley’s impact on chess has broadened with the publication of his books, such as “Most Valuable Skills in Chess”, “Chess for Success,” and his CD-ROM’S such as “Maurice Ashley Teaches Chess.”.On this DVD, Maurice Ashley reveals a simple idea that will forever change the way that you see chess.

He shares the secret he discovered on his path to the Grandmaster title, a secret that every player must understand in order to reach the highest level.