My System has ratings and 44 reviews. Manny said: One of the most influential chess books ever written. Controversy still rages as to whether Nimzovi . How good is my system? Say i’m a ELO (I use ELO because it is the only measurement of quality, which has shared use), how much will I. 41, Dr. Lasker-Amos Burn,. Nimzowitsch-Marshall,. Nimzowitsch-Alekhine ,. Andersson, Enstrom, Oebert-Nimzowitsch. Yates-Nimzowitsch,.

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Read the introduction of the book, and you’ll find Yaseer Nimzowitssch answering your question. Paperbackpages.

This is not an ebook, it’s a poor-quality scan of a hard copy edition. PDF excerpt Aron Nimzowitsch was one of the greatest chess players of the s and s, ranked just behind the famous World Champions Alekhine and Capablanca.

I would call My System an essential item for any chess library. Qg4; whereas his 4.

But if My System aimed at rationalizing chess, as the title suggests, its premise was supremely romantic: It’s hard to explain the board becomes just This is the edition I read, which is a large bigger than trade book with lots of room to annotate ni,zowitsch the margins and really nicely printed diagrams.

This has to be one of the most highly overrated books in the history of chess.

Originally published in English translation init is still a cornerstone of chess literature and a jump into more ‘modern’ thinking of chess positional play. The seminal chess strategy book which set the bar for all other chess books since. Oct 9, 6.


His reputation as an author is higher still. Note that many of these overlap with his opposition to Tarrasch: More than just chess, it’s a high level view of the nature of struggles. Tournament chess competitor for twenty years.


I’d like arn read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The fundamentals part 1 are good for beginning players but the second part really helps paint the hypermodern school of thought for me. ESP wrote ‘I mean I consider myself as a begginer too, not a master yet’, is this because he read xron Nimzowitsch book? Return to Book Page. In the beginning I was a little bit concerned that it could be too hard for a 9-year old.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Nf6 is held to offer “a free and easy game in which one can achieve a safe development, a solid game, and nimzowitscg powerful initiative. Then I read over the notes while I played long time control games with a higher rated friend.

It’s a book that provokes and challenges you to think differently about chess. I wonder what people think about Fisher’s ‘My 60 Memorable Games’? jimzowitsch

I have a feeling , that Aron Nimzowitsch ” My System” book is only …

I found Aaron’s work very interesting. From Beginner To Master. As one aroj the fathers of the hypermodern school, his mark on the development of chess theory cannot be understated, and this book perfectly encapsulate A classic, possibly the best book on chess I’ve ever read.

Most players will find it essential to set up a board and follow the moves, as the lines can be quite long at times. Nimzowitsch himself indicates the extent of the challenge when he describes how difficult it was, in spite of a lifetime of chess experience, to describe these phenomena including ones he had considered elementary before digging into their complexities: The first part of the book, “The Elements”, is well written and instructive for beginning-intermediate players, I’ve read it 2 times by now.

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My System (with The Blockade and other writings)

I believe the second part may be somehow dull and not pragmatic for beginners, as it was for me at the time, th This book has valuable information either for an amateur and a master chess player. The book features numbered games and game excerpts, with additional examples to illustrate major concepts. Only took me three years to finish.


Is it better to threaten checkmate or to deliver on the threat?? Mein System is a book on chess theory written by Aron Nimzowitsch. Feb 18, Bhakta Kishor rated it really liked it Shelves: Nimzowistch believe the second part may be somehow dull and not pragmatic for beginners, as it was for me at the time, thus I recommend just a quick reading through, ni,zowitsch you want go for it anyway.

Just to add to John Watson’s comment and to illuminate what he really thinks about “Mein System”, I quote his conclusion from the link offered above: Mark all topics as READ. Not being a very good player, Systek have dabbled systfm looking to older chess books for instruction.

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But I think there are better authors to learn the material from. Nigel Short has claimed bimzowitsch ‘My System’ should be banned. It may be difficult to understand at first.

The individual items, especially in the first installment, are seemingly very simple—but that is precisely what is meritorious about them. I’ve been playing chess m 40 years and if I had read this on the road to becoming an intermediate player I would be a lot stronger today.