By John Nunn
During this follow-up to his hugely winning e-book, "Secrets of Rook Endings" John Nunn turns his realization to endgames with no pawns. those happen strangely frequently in perform and are tremendous tactical in nature. This booklet unites guy and computer within the searh for final solutions. the pc databases created by way of Ken Thompson, previously of Bell Laboratories, can kingdom with sure bet the proper results of any place with 5 items or fewer. John Nunn has extracted crucial details from those databases and offered it within the kind of guidance and particular key positions, which are extra simply digested by means of the human brain. With best video games these days being performed to a end in one consultation, this data could end up beneficial over the board. because the first version of this publication was once released, the databases for lots of six-man endings were created, leading to a few marvelous and paradoxical discoveries. The assurance has consequently been extended to incorporate the main fascinating good points of those endings.
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