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New Book on The London System
Hi all
Anybody know anything about this new(168 page) book written by a German author with a FIDE rating of 2184!!
Is it a repertoire based book?

Started 05/24/11 at 17:25:40 by akita
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By: AlanG
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Eric's October 2008 update.
In the position considered in games 10-14, i.e. after the moves:
1.d4 d5 2.Nf3 e6 3.Bf4 Bd6 4.Bg3 Nf6 5.e3 O-O 6.Nbd2 c5 7.c3 Nc6 8.Bd3 Qe7 9.Ne5 Nd7
there is an interesting alternative for ...

Started 11/11/08 at 17:50:42 by AlanG
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By: GMTonyKosten
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Winning with the Modern London System by N Sedlak
It's about 1 d4 d5 2 Bf4. It will be available at 20th August 2016 according to "Schachversand Nigemann".
A publication by "Chess Evolution"... Maybe an interesting book?

Started 08/09/16 at 14:57:46 by alyechin
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By: GMTonyKosten
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The Agile London System by Alfonso Romero Holmes
What happened to this book? It's not mentioned on the site of New In Chess anymore

Started 07/25/16 at 14:48:29 by alyechin
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By: TD
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London System/Chigorin Defense
What do the following 5 books on the Chigorin recommend against the London System?
Play 1…Nc6
Chigorin Defense According to Morozevich
The Chigorin Defense
Ideas Behind Modern Che...

Started 07/13/08 at 23:34:32 by Anonymous (Ex Member)
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By: TimS
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London System Question
After 1 d4 d5 2 Bf4 Bf5 3 c4 dxc4 4.Nc3 Nf6 5.f3 c6 6.e4 Be6 Eric Prie told me "when you have to realize this is a real gambit proably inferior to Mamedyarov-Kamsky M-Tel Sofia 2007 because of the bis...

Started 04/19/08 at 06:38:10 by Anonymous (Ex Member)
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By: nyoke
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London System/King's Indian Question
On the Flank Openings Forum, there is some discussion of the reversed London System/ King's Indian line 1 Nf3 d5 2 g3 Nf6 3 Bg2 Bf5 4 0-0 e6 5 d3 h6 6 Nfd2. Now IM Richard Palliser believes that the m...

Started 04/11/08 at 20:21:08 by Anonymous (Ex Member)
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The last 2 updates on the London System
I have several questions about the last two updates on the London System.
After 1 d4 d5 2 Bf4 c5 3 e3 Nc6 4 4 c3 Nf6 5 Nd2 Bf5 6 Nf3 e6 7 Qb3 the only moves that are covered are 7... Qd7 and 7.....

Started 01/25/08 at 03:17:11 by Anonymous (Ex Member)
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By: Anonymous - Ex Member
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1.d4 d5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Bf4 c5 4.e3 Nc6 5.Nbd2!?
After 1.d4 d5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Bf4 c5 4.e3 Nc6, what do you think about the move 5.Nbd2(!?)?
a) It looks at first that this is just bad due to 5...Qb6 and after 6.dxc5! Qxb2 6.Rb1 (not in any source ...

Started 07/24/11 at 04:22:19 by Anonymous3
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By: MicahSmith
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By: TD
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The London System - properly played by M Schmucker
This is another new book on the London System (although it only covers 1...d5 and recommends the 2.Nf3 move-order)! On the Schachversand Niggemann site,, It...

Started 11/25/16 at 02:25:55 by Anonymous3
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By: Anonymous3
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London System Question
1.d4 d5 2.Bf4 Nf6 3.e3 e6 4.Nf3 c5 5.c3 Nc6 6.Nbd2 Be7 now Prie recommends 7.h4 and gives it a "!" but how should White respond to 7...Bd6! I can't find any mention of this move.

Started 08/17/14 at 02:37:21 by Anonymous3
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By: Anonymous3
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James Schuyler's recommendation against London
1.d4 Nf6 2.Bf4 g6 3.e3 Bg7 4.Nf3 d6 5.Be2 0-0 6.0-0 Nc6 this transposes to a position  recommended by James Schuyler in his book "The Dark Knight System". His ideas are 7.h3 e5!, 7.c4 e5!, and 7.c3 N...

Started 11/08/14 at 21:19:39 by Anonymous3
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By: Anonymous3
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Poll: What should a London player play against 1.e4?
Vote for what you think a London System player should play against 1.e4?

Started 10/17/11 at 06:48:38 by Anonymous3
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Important London Move Order
1.d4 d5 2.Bf4 Nf6 3.e3 e6 and now
A) If 4.Nf3 c5, 5.c3 is the most common reply but I think this allows Black easy equality with 5...Bd6 6.Bg3 (Prie has shown Ne5 to be dubious in this type of po...

Started 08/24/15 at 00:34:22 by Anonymous3
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By: RdC
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September 2014 update
After 1.d4 d5 2.Bf4 c5 3.e4!? dxe4 4.d5 Nf6 5.Nc3, Richard Palliser gives the move 5...g6 a "?!" due to 6.Nb5! Na6 7.d6!. However, I don't see compensation for White after 7...Be6!. This is similar to...

Started 09/16/14 at 02:58:59 by Anonymous3
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By: GMTonyKosten
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London System Question
I recently faced the rare 1.d4 d5 2.Bf4 Nc6 3.e3 f6!? in a tournament game. This is tricky and not as bad as it might seem at first. What is the best way for White to play against this? The game went ...

Started 01/27/14 at 00:12:35 by Anonymous3
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By: LostTactic
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London System-Morris Gambit Question
In the Morris Gambit (reversed Albin-Counter Gambit) of the London System (1.d4 d5 2.Bf4 c5 3.e4!?) I can't find how White can gain an advantage (or even reach equality) in the line 3...dxe4 4.d5 Nf6 ...

Started 05/09/12 at 06:11:08 by Anonymous3
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By: Gambit
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London vs. 1...d6
After 1.d4 d6, 2.Bf4 isn't suppose to be very strong because Black can get in a quick ...e5 but what if play goes 2...g6 3.Nc3 Bg7 4.Nf3 Nd7 5.e4.
a) The computers think White is quite a bit bet...

Started 07/30/11 at 09:58:19 by Anonymous3
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By: Anonymous3
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1.d4 Nf6 2.Bf4 c5
Prie has said there may be something wrong for White after 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bf4 c5 and Play the London System doesn't like this line for White either and therefore recommends the 2.Nf3 move-order. However, ...

Started 07/01/11 at 23:30:49 by Anonymous3
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By: BPaulsen
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