Chess Training Pocket Book: 300 Most important Positions & Ideas gives you the maximum result in the minimum amount of time. The author, Lev Alburt, is a three-time US Champion and former European Champion, one of the most sought-after chess teachers and the only top-echelon GM to develop time.
Each position holds something special and important and when you study them, you can be sure that you are acquiring an important piece of practical chess knowledge. It's a small book, but its construction has taken a lifetime. It will save you years of hit-and-miss reading and sporadic improvement because it gathers the crucial, game-winning knowledge in one easy-to-carry volume. Not surprisingly, this most time-efficient approach is also the approach that leads to both the deepest understanding and the most enjoyment of chess.
Who should read this book?
This book comes highly recommended for players with ratings of less than 1800.