Uri Avner: Close Encounters With The Chess Pieces

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Author’s selection of his best chess compositions with detailed explanatory comments

(13 two-movers, 15 three-movers, 3 more-movers, 39 helpmates, 52 selfmates and 35 fairy problems).

In the whole history of chess composition, there have been less than hundred Grandmasters. Uri Avner was definitely one of the very best, especially in the selfmate genre (the only one who have won four times the first place in the World Chess Composition Tournament).


Sample pages (pdf).


Publication year: 2021

Publisher: a2

ISBN: 978-80-971998-3-8

Language: English

Pages 186

Chess problems 157 + 12

Cover Hard

Page size 14.8 x 21.0 cm

Book size 15.5 x 21.6 x 1.5 cm