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Before asking for help with improvement....
Hi all!
Since 2003, chess publicans have been starting threads asking for chess improvement. 
PLEASE!
Read the previous threads before starting a new one on this topic. 
If possible, add your c...

Started 04/27/10 at 03:33:05 by Smyslov_Fan
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By: GMTonyKosten
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Poll: ChessPub Book of the Year 2017
It's about that time!
I wonder, does it have to be an opening book?

Started 01/08/18 at 05:06:25 by IM_Serious
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ChessPub Book of the Year 2015!
Hi all!
It's that time of year again!
What books published for the first time in 2015 deserve to be considered for Chess Book of the Year?
Traditionally, ChessPub only focuses on Openi...

Started 01/06/16 at 16:14:55 by Smyslov_Fan
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By: Keano
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Advertisements for other sites/forums
Would anyone who wishes to advertise content on another site or Forum please have the courtesy to ask me first, otherwise your missive risks being deleted! Cry

Started 05/22/06 at 01:07:36 by GMTonyKosten
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By: ThorGold
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Poll: ChessPub Opening Book of the Year 2016
Time for the annual vote!
We normally begin with nominations followed by a poll.
Opening books only.  DVDs also count.  Must be published/copyrighted in 2016.

Started 01/08/17 at 19:24:34 by LeeRoth
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Webinar: Free chess training
Hello, I'm Alberto Chueca, FIDE Master and chess coach.
Today, I would like to help some of you by giving you a free chess online training about strategy.
Are you finding how to improve in c...

Started 09/26/18 at 09:44:05 by AlbertoChueca
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Ehlvest book GM Opening Preparation
I have looked at the first chapter and it is a pretty good workup of isolated pawn positions, and some historical games, with quite a few general insights and observations. A good discussion of "resea...

Started 09/01/18 at 14:12:42 by Pawnpusher
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Missing Woodpecker thread
Here's a link to the disappearing Woodpecker thread:
http://www.chesspub.com/cgi-bin/chess/YaBB.pl?num=1532004609

Started 07/21/18 at 18:33:55 by ReneDescartes
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Download pgn from chesspub site
Hi. Do you know how to make it ? For me it's does not work Thanks

Started 06/25/18 at 10:46:15 by parisestmagique
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Increase your Chess by Patrick Karcher
I am very curious about this book and would welcome comments, opinions and reviews.

Started 05/24/18 at 10:13:57 by TD
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'Strike like Judit'
Interesting is this new book on chess and industrial action.
Even better is the planned follow-up: Piket's Pickets.
Piket doesn't play OTB anymore, sadly, but apparently went postal with h...

Started 04/08/18 at 12:42:25 by Bibs
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Modern Chess
The Modern Chess website has been down for some time, and they are not answering emails; yet they are still sending out notifications of new publications! Does anyone know what is going on?

Started 02/14/18 at 09:51:58 by Straggler
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1. d4 Cf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 for NID/QID >2200 ELO
So say that for someone 2200+ ELO they play Nimzo and Queen's Indians. Then if White wants to play the dreaded Catalán (btw Visca Catalunya Cheesy) they play 3. g3.
It feel quite uncomfortable as Bla...

Started 01/27/18 at 04:56:21 by Leon_Trotsky
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Chess Diagrams exporting
Does anyone have recommendations on how to get decent looking diagrams when you export from pgn? I have been trying to figure out how to make chessbase 13 do this automatically but the ones it produce...

Started 10/22/17 at 15:31:23 by trw
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Ilyumzhinov asked not to run for President
Executive Board Asks Ilyumzhinov Not To Run For President
https://www.chess.com/news/view/executive-board-asks-ilyumzhinov-not-to-run-for-...
It looks like his FIDE career is coming to...

Started 10/13/17 at 20:58:54 by Keano
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Dial to Morphy's chess watch
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http://quillandpad.com/2017/04/19/check-mate-rgms-chess-enamel-honors-historical...
http ://quillandpad. com/2017/04/19/check-mate-rgms-chess-enamel-honors-historical-am...

Started 07/06/17 at 22:40:04 by GeneM
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By: GeneM
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Move Repetition Decisions
Here are three positions. I'm interested in the forum's thoughts (without consulting an engine) about whether a draw by repetition should be taken or avoided.
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Started 07/05/17 at 22:30:33 by mn
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King Maze Challenge
Can you solve these strange puzzles? The final one has not yet been solved by anybody...
lichess.org/study/d8WFHDZ0

Started 07/04/17 at 22:43:08 by Chess_Dogg
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By: Chess_Dogg
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