Luther´s Chess Reformation
232 Seiten, kartoniert, Quality, 1. Auflage 2016
Translation of "Vom Schüler zum Großmeister"; pls. see article no. LXLUTVSZG
Becoming a Grandmaster is the dream of every young chess talent. Thomas Luther achieved this goal despite the added challenge of being born with a disability.
Luther’s Chess Reformation provides a wealth of practical tips and suggestions for chess players of all levels. Using the experiences and insights gained from his remarkable career, Luther offers an insider’s view into the world of grandmaster chess. Readers will enjoy his chatty style, while also benefiting from invaluable advice about what it takes to achieve one’s chess goals.
Grandmaster Thomas Luther is a three-time German Champion who reached the Top 100 in the world. Luther is a highly successful coach and one of only a handful of people to be awarded the title of FIDE Senior Trainer.
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Thomas Luther - Vom Schüler zum Großmeister
004 Dear Readers!
013 Part I: How I Became a Grandmaster
053 Part II: Training with the Grandmaster
054 1994 – my start as a trainer
063 The “Luther test&rdquo
076 20 years later
082 The first meeting – openings check
097 Training in Asia
100 In-depth analysis of a variation
133 Modern combinations – Grandmaster combinations
138 Little defects, gaps in knowledge and bad evaluations
152 How does a grandmaster train?
165 Part III: Everyone Can Improve!
176 The grandmaster’s treasure trove
203 Test – “Short studies & endgames&rdquo
210 Studies as motivation in chess teaching
217 Part IV: Turning Professional – A Critical Assessment
230 1. Index of sources and documents
230 2. Bibliography
230 3. Studies
231 4. Index of games