The world's top trainer, Mark Dvoretsky, and one of his best-known pupils, grandmaster Artur Yusupov, present a five-volume series based on courses given to talented young players throughout the world.
The main theme of volume 4 is prophylaxis, a concept first expounded by Nimzowitsch and one which has been brilliantly developed by Mark Dvoretsky and his pupils. The art of positional play is explained in terms of planning, manoeuvring, the study of typical positions and deep strategy in grandmaster games.
The contents of the volume include:
- Methods of improving in positional play
- Ways of looking for positional solutions
- Typical positions
- Complicated strategy in practice
- Games by pupils of the school
Who should read this book?
This series is addressed to the serious player who wants to understand the game's secrets more deeply and substantially raise their standard of play.