|Mark Dvoretsky has long
been considered one of the premier chess coaches and trainers in the
world. He is renowned for taking talented masters and forging them into
world-class grandmasters and champions.
His literary achievements are also quite distinguished. For example, Dvoretsky’s Endgame Manual,
soon to be released in a fourth edition, established itself as the sine
qua non of endgame theory from the moment it appeared over a decade
This accomplished chess instructor and author now shares his story in a ground-breaking two-volume set.
are invited to share his journey from his childhood and maturing into a
strong master, to his participation in the powerful Soviet
championships and then, his transition to full-time chess coach.
the way, Dvoretsky pulls no punches with his commentary and insights
about the all-encompassing Soviet chess machine, top-flight
grandmasters, and his trials and tribulations as he helped develop
"average” masters into world-class players.Publisher: Russell Enterprises, 2014
Edition: Paperback medium