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by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Fine Art of Chess
Replies: 18
Views: 1318

Re: The Fine Art of Chess

I think this is the thin line between "flagrant" and "non-flagrant", so I stop here.
One diagram for engine-lovers to test their newest engines:


How many engines apart from Stockfish - lol! - are able to find the best move, 2. d5!
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Fine Art of Chess
Replies: 18
Views: 1318

Re: The Fine Art of Chess

Here one more substantial review, published on Chess.com by Novacek: https://www.chess.com/blog/novacek/book ... t-of-chess
And I'll stop here, no more reviews.
People may judge for themselves.
Why I posted the review?
Because I wanted for the thread to be complete and meaningful.
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Fine Art of Chess
Replies: 18
Views: 1318

Re: The Fine Art of Chess

[Moderation] Lyudmil Tsvetkov is now selling a new book he has written, and tried to promote its sales here. I think this kind of advertizing violates the charter, so for the time being I moved it to the moderator archive. I would be interested to hear the opinions of others on whether such announc...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Fine Art of Chess
Replies: 18
Views: 1318

Re: The Fine Art of Chess

One-time announcements of commercial products related to computer chess have certainly been permitted in the past. (I'm sure I could give specific examples after searching, but don't have time to do that.) What is specifically not permitted are " flagrant commercial exhortations" (emphasis is mine)...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Fine Art of Chess [original]
Replies: 1
Views: 259

The Fine Art of Chess [original]

Take a look at my new book, "The Fine Art of Chess": https://www.amazon.com/Fine-Art-Chess-Lyudmil-Tsvetkov-ebook/dp/B07SPFTJSZ/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=fine+art+of+chess&qid=1568188697&s=books&sr=1-1 It took me almost a whole year to conceive and write. It coule be regarded as a companion volume to "The...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Thu Dec 06, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Human versus Machine
Replies: 162
Views: 33772

Re: Human versus Machine

For people who kind of like my books, here my latest creation: https://www.amazon.com/Neverending-Tact ... 897&sr=8-2
Maybe someone will want to do himself a present for the New Year.
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Human versus Machine
Replies: 162
Views: 33772

Re: Human versus Machine

Nice to see some discussion going on here. I even kind of managed to read one or 2 words, so parts of the forum seem readable. Just to remind you 2 days more to go from the free promotion, don't forget to download: https://www.amazon.com/Human-Versus-Machine-Stockfish-Komodo-ebook/dp/B0768G8R2C/ref=...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Human versus Machine
Replies: 162
Views: 33772

Re: Human versus Machine

The whole book is now available to download free as part of a promotion: https://www.amazon.com/Human-Versus-Mac ... us+machine
Don't miss your chance.
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Human versus Machine
Replies: 162
Views: 33772

Re: Human versus Machine

How I miss this forum but it is unreadable now. The gorgeous old-style design that made it for 21 years is no more... Pity. And those flashy diagrams... Just to inform people that anyone with Kindle Unlimited can read for free "Human versus Machine": https://www.amazon.com/Human-Versus-Machine-Stock...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Thu May 31, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Human versus Machine
Replies: 162
Views: 33772

Re: Human versus Machine

2 more days to go for the free promotion of my latest book, 'Practical Mates'.
Download it here to get stronger at checkmate pattern recognition and at chess:
https://www.amazon.com/Practical-mates- ... B07CQVNC6K