Key Concepts of Gambit Play is an inspirational guide for those seeking to sharpen their game and fight for the win. By covering 14 gambits from a wide range of openings, this book offers ideas and insights into the nature of modern gambit play.
Grandmaster Yuri Razuvaev was one of the best-known coaches and chess writers in the Soviet Union. He worked with a host of stars, including World Champions Anatoly Karpov, Veselin Topalov and Alexandra Kosteniuk. He died in 2012.
The book is comprehensively updated by Grandmaster Jacob Aagaard, without ruining any of the charm of the original.
ISBN 978-1-78483-011-3 - 296 pages - Published 21 December 2016
"A good book that can inspire you. It offers a lot of ideas to expand your opening repertoire and put pressure on your opponent!"
IM Dirk Schuh, Rochade Europa
"As mentor of two world champions, Karpov for men and Kosteniuk for women, Razuvaev proved his class as a coach. He shows himself in this book to be an expert author."
Bab Wilders, Nederlands Dagblad