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Horowitz, I. A. (Israel Albert) 1907-1973

Overview
Works: 72 works in 397 publications in 6 languages and 6,720 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV1445, 794.1
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Most widely held works about I. A Horowitz
 
Most widely held works by I. A Horowitz
Chess for beginners by I. A Horowitz( Book )

41 editions published between 1950 and 1992 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the tactical aspects of the game, the ideas and methods in opening play, various kinds of check and checkmate, how to record games, how to spot combinations, and chess etiquette
First book of chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

40 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step-by-step demonstrations of the rules, techniques, and tactics of chess, with numerous diagrams of various moves
The world chess championship; a history by I. A Horowitz( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All about chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to think ahead in chess: the methods and techniques of planning your entire game by I. A Horowitz( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is really no great secret that the right move in each position is the sure path to victory. To find the right move invariably, however, is beyond the power of ordinary mortals. What is within his grasp, is the right way to think ahead. Not far ahead. Accurate appraisal is more important than deep calculation. The purpose of this book is to teach the right way to think ahead. -from introduction
Chess openings: theory and practice by I. A Horowitz( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and Italian and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess traps, pitfalls, and swindles by I. A Horowitz( Book )

13 editions published between 1954 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn chess quickly, with photographs and diagrams by I. A Horowitz( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to win in the chess openings by I. A Horowitz( Book )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic chess work, I.A. Horowitzpresents the study of chess openings in a logical, easy-to-understand manner, not beyond the grasp of the player who has learned little more than the rules of chess. To begin with, an outline and discussion of the principles and concepts of opening play, common to all openings. Then, in turn, an account of the most popular openings--attacks and defenses--anda breakdown of their individual moves and grand plans, with an attempt to show how the tactical forte of each move ties up with the strategical idea
The Macmillan handbook of chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1975 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to improve your chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

16 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess self-teacher by I. A Horowitz( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to win in the chess endings by I. A Horowitz( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden treasury of chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New traps in the chess opening by I. A Horowitz( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1973 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winning chess tactics illustrated by I. A Horowitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to win at chess; a complete course by I. A Horowitz( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best in chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of stories, quizzes, endings, traps, great games, articles, problems, etc. selected from the best published in Chess review
Solitaire chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

17 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty-two games are set up to serve as opponents for the individual chess player. The games are master as well as grand master games
Point count chess; an accurate guide to winning chess by I. A Horowitz( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How to think ahead in chess: the methods and techniques of planning your entire game
Alternative Names
Al Horowitz scacchista e giornalista statunitense

Chorobits, I.A. 1907-1973

Horowitz, A. I. 1907-1973

Horowitz, A. I. (Albert Israel), 1907-1973

Horowitz, Al 1907-1973

Horowitz, I. A.

Horowitz, Israel A.

Horowitz, Israel Albert 1907-1973

Israel Albert Horowitz Amerikaans journalist (1907-1973)

Israel Albert Horowitz US-amerikanischer Schachspieler

Israel Horowitz

Israel Horowitz amerykański szachista i dziennikarz szachowy

Izraels Horovics

Горовиц, Изрейел Алберт

ישראל הורוביץ

أ. هورتز، 1907-1973

هورتز، إ. أ 1907-1973

イスラエル・アルバート・ホロヴィッツ

ホロヴィッツ, I. A.

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How to think ahead in chess: the methods and techniques of planning your entire gameChess traps, pitfalls, and swindlesHow to win in the chess openingsHow to improve your chessChess self-teacherThe golden treasury of chess