Author: Alexander Khalifman | Isbn: 9789548782463 | File size: 14MB | Year: 2006 | Pages: 280 | Language: English | File format: PDF | Category: Games
From the Introduction:
"Dear readers, you are holding in your hands volume seven of our series “Opening for White according to Anand – 1.e4”, in which we have analyzed one of the most popular variations of the French Defence – the Winawer system (1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4).
... French Defence is a quite interesting and unique opening in which both opponents must solve difficult problems right after the very beginning of the game and most of these problems are characteristic only for that particular opening. Of course, it is absolutely necessary to know thoroughly the opening theory, but the allround understanding of the arising pawn-structures and the complex strategy of that opening should combine with an extensive practical experience.
... I hope the book will enrich your understanding of the French Defence..."