DB Books 
from Franco Pezzi idea's

Tactics and Strategy

Author Title Publisher Year Compiler Format
AA.VV. Il bianco muove e vince Messaggerie Scacchistiche 1996 Roberto Ferro cbv pgn
Alburt Chess Training Pocket Book - 300 most important positions & ideas Chess Information and Research Center - Rev. Ed. 2 2000 Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Alburt & Palatnik Chess Strategy for the Tournament Player Chess Information and Research Center 1997 John Roberts cbv pgn
Arrabal Exitos y fracasos en el tablero de ajedrez     Daniel cbv pgn
Baburin Winning Pawn Structures Batsford 1998 Sylvain Colsaet cbv pgn
Bain Chess Tactics for Students Learning Plus, Inc 1994 Mike Rohe cbv pgn
Baranov Assalto all'Arrocco - Shturm Korolevskoj Kreposti Prisma 1992 Gigi Troso cbv pgn
Barden How Good Is Your Chess  Dover 1974 Aaron deMontalvo cbv pgn
Beheim-Schwarzbach Das große Schachbuch Droemersche Verlagsanstalt München 1971 Peter Neuroth cbv pgn
Bellin & Ponzetto Test Your Positional Play Batsford 1991 Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Benko & Hochberg Winning With Chess Psychology - Vincere a scacchi con la psicologia Times Books - Prisma 1991 - 1995 Dongsoo Kwag cbv pgn
Bondarevsky Combinations in the Middle game Chess (Sutton Coldfield) Ltd 1970 Elmer Barroa cbv pgn
Botvinnik Lavori Critici e Analitici (Analytical and Critical Works) - Vol. 1 - 1923-1941 Caissa Italia 2001 Alberto Secondi cbv pgn
Brieger The Joy of Mate Chess Enterprises 1985 Edward Seid cbv pgn
Canal Strategia di Avamposti Messaggerie Scacch. 1992 Ruggeri Laderchi cbv pgn
Capablanca Chess Fundamentals     Gabriele Stilli cbv pgn
Capablanca I fondamenti degli scacchi e il match Lasker-Capablanca  Mursia 1999 Davide Mirandola cbv pgn
Charushin Alekhine's block Pickard & Son 1996 Daniel Poissant cbv pgn
Charushin Combination Cross  Pickard 1997 Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Charushin Lasker's Combination Pickard   Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Charushin Mitrofanov's Deflexion - The Tactician's Handbook Vol.3  Pickard 1998 Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Charushin The Steeple Chase Pickard  1999 Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Chernev Winning Chess Traps McKay 1946 Frank Oslick cbv pgn
Chernev & Reinfeld Winning Chess Simon & Schuster 1975 Curtis Thetford cbv pgn
Coles Dynamic Chess Dover Publications, Inc, New York 1966 Alejandro Nogueira cbv pgn
Cozens Lessons in Chess Strategy Routledge & Kegan Paul 1968 Joseph Lau cbv pgn
Crouch Attacking Technique Batsford 1996 Marc H cbv pgn
Crouch Pawn Chains Olbrich 1994 Ari Hyvärinen cbv pgn
Demouve Basics of Chess Tactics Dar Dimashk 1983 Ehab Hamada cbv pgn
Dorfman The critical moment Game Mind Ltd 2002 Goujon Antoine cbv pgn
Dupuis Initiation ŕ l'art des combinaison Bornemann 1987 Levent Akin cbv pgn
Dvoretsky & Yusupov Attack and Defence. How Creative Thought Develops in a Chess  Batsford 1998 Josep Cuadras cbv pgn
Dvoretsky Corso Avanzato di Analisi Scacchistica  Prisma Editori 1994 Gennaro Carrieri cbv pgn
Dvoretsky I segreti dell'analisi negli scacchi Mursia 1994 Gennaro Carrieri cbv pgn
Dvoretsky Secrets of chess tactics, Batsford Batsford 1992 Denis Allaire cbv pgn
Dvoretski & Jusupov Corso avanzato di strategia scacchistica Prisma Editori 1999 Gennaro Carrieri cbv pgn
Dvoretski & Jusupov Lezioni pratiche per diventare Maestro di scacchi Mursia 1998 Gennaro Carrieri cbv pgn
Eliskases Jogo de Posiçăo Rio de Janeiro 1943 Fernando Borges cbv pgn
Euwe Trattato di Scacchi Mursia 1988 Agostino Barrasso cbv pgn
Euwe Estrategia y Táctica en Ajedrez Editorial Sopena Argentina 1977 Horacio Cardieri cbv pgn
Euwe & Blaine & Rumble The Logical Approach to Chess Pitman 1958 Iolo Jones cbv pgn
Euwe-Kramer The Middlegame in Chess     Zlatko Enev cbv pgn
Euwe/Muehrig Ich teste mich selbst, Neuartiges systematisches lehrbuch mit 50 Sigfried Engelhardt Verlag 1967 Timo Laiho cbv pgn
Evans & Smith Lessons with the Masters Chess Digest 1989 Chris Lott cbv pgn
Fine The Middle Game In Chess David McKay Company 1952 Abiodun Muata cbv pgn
Flňrian Difesa e contrattacco Mursia 1985 Dante Camilleri cbv pgn
Gelenczei Spiel mit gegen Grossmeister! Sportverlag Berlin 1977 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Gelfer Manuale del gioco posizionale, The positional chess handbook Prisma Editori 1996 Gianni Gigante cbv pgn
Golz/Keres

Schonheit der Kombination Das Schaffen Kurt Richters - eine Auswahl aus seiner, Hohen Schule der Schachkombination

Sportverlag Berlin 1977 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Grau Tratado General de Ajedrez - Tomo III - Part I
Conformaciones de Peones (Strategy)  
Editorial Sopena Argentina 1943 Monarca cbv pgn
Greif 200 Challenging Chess Puzzles Sterling Publishing 1995 EG McDonald cbv pgn
Gufeld Mejore su Ajedrez a Base de Tactica Editorial Paidotribo 2003 Maziel Velasquez cbv pgn
Hartston Teach Yourself Chess Contemporary Books 1997 Bobby Hampton cbv pgn
Hays Combination Challenge Hays Publishing, Dallas
ISBN: 1-880673-86-X
1991 Ariel Navata cbv pgn
Heisman The Improving Annotator: from Beginner to Master Chess Enterprises 1995 Tom Bowman cbv pgn
Hodgson Attack with GM Julian Hodgson, Book 1 Hodgson Enterprises 1996 Russ Palmeri cbv pgn
Hodgson Attack with GM Julian Hodgson book 2 Hodgson Enterprises 1997 Jean Comte cbv pgn
Horowitz & Reinfeld How to think ahead in chess  Simon & Schuster 1951 Massimiliano Bertoni cbv pgn
Horowitz - Reinfeld How to improve Your Chess (with training annotations) Collier books  Macmillan 1972 Antoine Goujon cbv train
Jakobetz 10 x 10 Schachtests Caissa Chess Books 1999 Herbert Zeiler cbv pgn
Jung Das klassische Läuferopfer  Edition Jung 2000 Eberhard Letzner cbv pgn
Karpov From your defeats Batsford 1985 Josep Cuadras cbv pgn
Keres Indagini sulla scacchiera Prisma 1989 Dante Camilleri cbv pgn
Keres  Power Chess David McKay Company 1991 Daniel Maus cbv pgn
Keres Paul Keres: The Road to the Top ICE: American Batsford Chess Library 1996 James Cobb cbv pgn
Keres & Kotov The Art of the Middle Game Dover 1964 Mikkel Dyhrberg cbv pgn
Khenkin The last check Anthology of the mate combinations Moscow, Fizkultura & sport 1979 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
King How Good is Your Chess Dover 2003 Robert Steen cbv pgn
Kiprov The ideas of chess combinations  Medicina i Fizkultura 1974 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Kiprov How to hunt the King  Sofia, Medizina i fizkultura 1966 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Koblenz Lehrbuch der Schachstrategie, Band 1 Sportverlag Berlin 1975 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Koblenz The Magical World Moscow, Fizkultura i sport 1980 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Koblenz Lehrbuch der Schachtaktik, Band 2 Sportverlag Berlin  1974 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Koblentz Schach richtig analysieren  Sport-Verlag 1993 Martin Haefele cbv pgn
Koblentz Teoria e Pratica degli Scacchi Mursia 1973 Davide Mirandola cbv pgn
Kostyev 40 Lessons for the Club Player Batsford 1986 Patrick Neal cbv pgn
Kostyev From Beginner to Expert in 40 Lessons Batsford 1984 Robert Fortune cbv pgn
Kotov How to play combinative chess K. R. Seshadri 1981 Bean Bucks cbv pgn
Kotow

Lehrbuch der Schachstrategie, Band 2

Sportverlag Berlin 1975 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Kotow Lehrbuch der Schachtaktik, Band 1 Sportverlag Berlin  1974 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Krogius La psicología en ajedrez Ediciones Martínez Roca 1972 Pérez Carlos cbv pgn
Lane Guide to Attacking Chess Batsford 1996 Lachlan Yee cbv pgn
Larsen Bent Larsen's Good Move Guide Oxford University Press 1982 Jennifer Smith cbv pgn
Larsen Taktik & teknik i slutspelet Prismas Schackskola 1976 Sylvester Fernando cbv pgn
Levitt & Van den Heever Geheime van posisionele skaak Johannesburg: Ion Uitgewers 1995 Christoff Mans cbv pgn
Lysenko Come valutare la posizione Prisma 1995 Maurizio Bianchi cbv pgn
Mayer Bishop vs Knight; the verdict - which is the stronger piece Batsford 1997 Patrick Holming cbv pgn
McDonald Mastering Chess Tactics Batsford 2002 Nathan Choate cbv pgn
McDonald Mastering Checkmates Batsford 2003 Jolly Chen cbv pgn
McDonald Chess: The Art of Logical Thinking Batsford 2004 James Logan cbv pgn
Mikhalchishin Srokowski Braslawski Isolierter Bauer, Theorie des Schachmittelspiels Intelinvest Co., (Chess Academy Serie) 1994 Burkhard Treiber cbv pgn
Milev, Minev,  Bobekov Chess Combinations  Medicina i fizkultura 1961 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Minev & Seirawan Take My Rooks International Chess Enterprises 1991 Vine Smith cbv pgn
Motwani H.O.T. Chess American Batsford 1996 Mike Hyde cbv pgn
Muchnik Stories for Chess Combinations Moscow, Fizkultura i sport 1979 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Neistadt Shakhmatnij praktikum - Chess Practics - Manuale del gioco combinativo Fizkultura i sport - Prisma 1980  1997 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Neishtadt Attacking the King Collier Books Macmillan Publishing Company 1991 Michael Ogush cbv pgn
Neishtadt Your Move Macmillan publishing company 1990 Bujji Vempati cbv pgn
Nesis Tactics In The French Henry Holt 1994 Ashok Agarwala cbv pgn
Nesis Tactics in the Grünfeld Henry Holt 1993 Attilio Andreazza cbv pgn
Nesis & Blechzin Taktische Loesungen im Damenindisch (Tactics in the Queens Indian) Edition Beyer Hollfeld 1993 Ruediger Thull cbv pgn
Nesis Teoria del Cambio  Prisma Editori 1993 Enrico Cardelli cbv pgn
Nesis Die Kunst der Vereinfachung Band 1 Schachverlag Rudi Schmaus 1991 Stefan Schmidt cbv pgn
Nimzowitsch La pratica del mio sistema Mursia 1987 Ivo Fasiori cbv pgn
Nimzovitsch Il blocco Prisma 2000 Andrea Foschini cbv pgn
Norwood The Usborne Guide To Advanced Chess Usborne Publishing Ltd. 1990 James Brewer cbv pgn
Nunn/Griffiths Secrets of Grandmaster Play Macmillan 1987 Spencer Lower cbv pgn
Nunn-Cozens Caccia al Re  Prisma 1998 Gigi Russo cbv pgn
Pachman Complete Chess Strategy: First Principles of the Middle Game (vol. 1) Doubleday & Company 1975 Joe Mital cbv pgn
Pachman Modern Chess Strategy Dover 1971 Joseph Hughes cbv pgn
Pachman Wie überliste ich meinen Gegner? Psychologie und Tricks im Schach
How to outwit my opponent. The psychology and tricks in chess
Heyne Verlag, München 1985 David Soucek cbv pgn
Palatnik & Alburt Chess Tactics Chess Information & Research Ctr 1996 Robert Russell cbv pgn
Pandolfini Chess Target Practice Simon & Schuster 1994 Patrick Kearney cbv pgn
Pandolfini Beginning Chess Simon & Schuster 1993 Zeb Fortman cbv pgn
Pandolfini Chessercizes Simon and Schuster 1991 B. Ridgely cbv pgn
Pandolfini Chess openings: Traps and zaps  Fireside Chess Library 1989 Miguel Garcia cbv pgn
Pandolfini Russian Chess Fireside 1987 Alberto Porta cbv pgn
Pandolfini Principles of the New Chess Fireside 1986 Alberto Porta cbv pgn
Paoli L'arte della combinazione scacchistica Mursia   Sebastiano La Rosa cbv pgn
Persits The estruture of central pawns  Mckey 1976 Erlon Braghini cbv pgn
Petrosjan Lezioni di strategia Prisma 1991 Franco Pezzi cbv pgn
Plitsetskij La Difesa strumento di vittoria Prisma 1996 Alessandro Surpi cbv pgn
Plaskett Playing To Win The Macmillian Chess Library 1988 Barry Bell cbv pgn
Ponzetto Test di Scacchi Mursia   Paolo Montrasi cbv pgn
Reinfeld 1001 combinations to checkmate Bruguera 1972 Alberto Baltasar Perez cbv pgn
Reinfeld 1001 Winning Chess Sacrifices and Combinations Wilshire Book Company 1955 Ed Manicka cbv pgn
Reinfeld Chess Mastery by Question and Answer Collier Books 1961 Philip Dodderidge cbv pgn
Reinfeld Chess for Amateurs  Pitman Publishing 1954 Takefumi Makino cbv pgn
Reinfeld Win at Chess Dover Publications 1958 Ted Peterson cbv pgn
Reinfeld & Chernev Chess Strategy and Tactics David McKay 1946 Roman Bonzon cbv pgn
Renaud & Kahn The Art of the Checkmate Dover Publications, Inc. New York 1962 Levente Szekrenyes cbv pgn
Reshevsky The Art of Positional Play Random House 2002 Andy Catlin cbv pgn
Richter Jaque mate (Schachmatt) E.M. Roca 1972 Christian Sánchez cbv pgn
Ruvolo L'arte di attaccare in 120 partite "miniature" Mursia 1984 Luca Dormio cbv pgn
Segal Fundamentos de Tatica  Grafica Editora Columbia 1982 Sergio Battagin cbv pgn
Seirawan Play Winning Chess Microsoft Press 1995 Dilip Dhage cbv pgn
Seirawan Winning Chess Brilliancies  Microsoft Press 1995 Randall Julian cbv pgn
Seirawan Winning Chess Strategies Microsoft Press 1994 Dale Haines cbv pgn
Seirawan Winning Chess Tactics Microsoft Press 1995 Jean Carlos Ortiz cbv pgn
Shamkovich Schiller Saving Lost Positions  Batsford 1987 Josep Cuadras  cbv pgn
Shashin Attacking the Queenside - L'attacco sul lato di Donna Batsford - Prisma 1990 - 1996 Raimo Heikkila cbv pgn
Silman How to Reassess your chess  Siles Press 1993 Klas Johnson cbv pgn
Silman The Amateurs Mind  Siles Press 1999 Gerard Sanchez cbv pgn
Silman The Amateurs Mind (Turning chess misconceptions into chess mastery) Siles Press - 2nd Edition Expanded 1999 Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Silman The Complete Book of Chess Strategy Siles Press 1998 Ludger Köster cbv pgn
Silman The Reassess Your Chess Workbook  Siles Press - 1st Edition 2001 Vincent Casasnovas cbv pgn
Smith & DeVault Test Your Opening, Middlegame and Endgame Play Chess Digest 1992   cbv pgn
Soltis Strutture pedonali Prisma Editori 2000 Ivo Fasiori cbv pgn
Soltis The Art of Defence in Chess McKay Chess Library 1983 Jim Squires cbv pgn
Soltis The Inner Game of Chess - La partita interiore David McKay Company Inc. - Prisma 1995 - 1998 Robert Klapp cbv pgn
Spielmann L'arte del sacrificio negli scacchi Prisma 1994 Timothy Mc Grew cbv pgn
Suetin

Opening and Middlegame

Minsk "Belarus" 1980 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Sukhin 1000 Most Famous Chess Combinations Moscow, Astrel-AST 2002 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Tal-Koblentz La Via del Successo negli Scacchi I Prisma 1987 Ruggeri Laderchi cbv pgn
Tal-Koblentz La Via del Successo negli Scacchi II Prisma 1987 Ruggeri Laderchi cbv pgn
Tangborn Improving and staying sharp Chess Digest   Nick Georgiou cbv pgn
Teschner Das Moderne Schachlehrbuch - Das Mittelspiel Goldmann Ratgeber 1979 Tillmann Scholbach cbv pgn
Timman The Art of Chess Analysis (Fritz annotated) R.H.M. Press 1980 Francesco Di Tolla cbv pgn
Timman The Art of Chess Analysis     Alejandro Souto cbv pgn
Toran Temas Estrategicos de Ajedrez Bruguera Ajedrez 1974 Alejandro Nogueira cbv pgn
Uhlmann & Schmidt Offene Linien (Strategie fur Schachpraxis) Berlin Sportverlag 1981 Henryk Konaszczuk cbv pgn
Tykodi C.J.S. Purdy's Fine Art of Chess Annotation and Other Thoughts Thinker's Press 1992 Thomas Krüger cbv pgn
Unger Strategical themes Thinkers' press 1989 Gérard Pruličre cbv pgn
Volchok The Method in Ches Moscow, Fizkultura i sport 1986 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Wade, Bott, Morrison, Reinfeld Chess Tactics for Beginners Sterling 1961 Milan Mitrovic cbv pgn
Walker Attacking The King Oxford University Press 1976 Takeshi Yagami cbv pgn
Webb Schach für Tiger rororo-Verlag 1980 Herbert Gindl cbv pgn
Weeramantry & Eusebi Best lessons of a chess coach  McKay Chess Library 1993 Alberto Cialdea cbv pgn
Wilson & Alberston 303 Tricky Chess Tactics Cardoza 1999 Chuck Allen cbv pgn
Wilson & Alberston 303 tricky checkmates Cardoza Publishing   Olivier Thomann cbv pgn
Wilson & Alberston 303 Tactical Chess Puzzles Sterling Publishing Company 2002 Jose Morell cbv pgn
Zambrano La lucha por la Iniciativa Ed. Paidotribo   Alberto Fernandez cbv pgn
Znosko-Borovsky How not to play chess Dover Publications,inc. 1959 Daniel Collette cbv pgn
Znosko-Borovsky The Middle Game In Chess  Bell and sons 1922 Phil Hughes cbv pgn
Znosko-Borovsky The Art of Chess Combination Dover Publications 1959 Jolly Chen cbv pgn

 

Endgame and Problems

Author Title Publisher Year Compiler Format
Avchaloumov Robert Fischer joue la finale A. Avchaloumov 1992 Patrick Carrot cbv pgn
Averbach Teoria de los finales de partida  Martinez Roca 1968 Carmelo Coton cbv pgn
Averbach Cosa bisogna sapere sui finali  Sansoni 1986 Davide Mirandola cbv pgn
Avni La Creativitŕ negli scacchi Prisma 1992 Dante Camilleri cbv pgn
Botvinnik Botvinnik on the endgame  Chess Enterprises 1985 Rino Carrieri cbv pgn
Chernev Capablanca's Best Chess Endings Dover Publications, Inc. 1982 Juan Noboa cbv pgn
Chernev Practical Chess Endings Dover Publications Inc 1969 Maurice Buckley cbv pgn
Dufresne Sammlung Leichterer Schachaufgaben Zweiter Teil Andurs Thulin 1882 Jeff Tyson cbv pgn
Grief 200 Demanding Chess Puzzle Sterling 1996 Pete Del Vecchio cbv pgn
Griffiths Exploring the Endgame American Chess Promotions 1992 Michael Sharpe cbv pgn
Howard Spectacular Chess Problems Dover 1967 Anthony Hann cbv pgn
Howell Essential Chess Endgames  Batsford 1997 Erik Stillum cbv pgn
Kasparjan Etdes, studies, analysis  Fizkultura i Sport 1988 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Kofman S. Kaminer and M. Liburkin - Selected studies Fizkultura i sport - Moscow 1981 Ivan Ivanov cbv pgn
Krogius Le leggi del finale Caissa Ltd. Szeged, Hungary 2002 Mario Sacchi cbv pgn
Kuif Dagschaak AD 2003 Schaaknieuws 2003 Gomatma cbv pgn
Mednis Strategic chess: Mastering the close game Summit Publishing 1993 Palmerim Soares cbv pgn
Mednis Practical Rook Endings Chess Enterprises, Inc. 1982 Stephen Whiteman cbv pgn
Nabokov Poems and Problems McGraw-Hill 1970

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Nesis Come entrare in un finale vincente Prisma 1997 Alfonso Montagni cbv pgn
Pandolfini Pandolfini's Endgame Course Simon & Schuster Inc   Daniel cbv pgn
Razuvaev & Nesis Perehod v Endshpil Transition to Endgame Moscow, "Fizkultura i sport" 1981 Jari Pietila cbv pgn
Reti Estudios Completos Fundamentos/Aguilera 1983 Pedro Canizares Cuadra pgn pgn
Seirawan Winning Chess Endings Microsoft Press 1999 Robert Klapp cbv pgn
Shereshevsky La strategia nel finale Mursia 1991 Andrea Zanobini cbv pgn
Soltis Grandmaster secrets endings Thinker's Books 1981 Dante Camilleri cbv pgn
Valladăo Monteiro Poetry of the Chess (Poesias do Xadrez) P4D 1971 Antonio Carlos Souza Jr cbv pgn
Ward Endgame play Batsford 1996 Tom Vink cbv pgn

 

Collections (books) - MI Raúl Ocampo Vargas sent these collections - The files are NOT password protected and are available only in ChessBase 6/7 format. You can find some of these files also on Gunther Ossimitz chess page.

File Title
  rincon 1   Karpov - Gik, Mis Finales Favoritos y estudios de grandes maestros
Horowitz, Solitaire Chess
Tal - Koblenz, Study Chess With Tal
Romanovsky, El Medio Juego en Ajedrez (sección "Planeación")
  rincon 2   Capablanca, My Chess Carrer
Nimzovich, Chess Praxis (Práctica de Mi Sistema)
Nimzovich, El Bloqueo
Keene, Nimzovich A Reappraisal
Samarian, Schach Training
  rincon 3   Larry Evans, New Ideas in Chess
Ciro Fernández Bravo, La Apertura Italiana - ataque Greco-Moller
Alexei Suetin, Plan Like a Grandmaster
rincon 4 Capablanca, Ultimas Lecciones 
Nesis, Tactical Kings Indian
Traducción de los articulos de Vladimirov sobre Capablanca publicados en "64"