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by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Secret of Chess 2
Replies: 21
Views: 6458

Re: The Secret of Chess 2

Still not fully certain, but Oh no, I can't believe it! Is there actually something you don't know? ..., there is no doubt about that, and ..., no doubt about that. Ah, what a relief. Things are back to normal! Such calming, reassuring words: "no doubt about that". Let's all inhale deeply, hold it ...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Tue Mar 27, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Secret of Chess 2
Replies: 21
Views: 6458

Re: The Secret of Chess 2

Let me quickly post some info about the first edition, which is the main work. This is my site, where you can browse free excerpts: www.secretofchess.com This is where the book could be found on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Secret-Chess-Lyudmil-Tsvetkov/dp/1522041400/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Tue Mar 27, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Secret of Chess 2
Replies: 21
Views: 6458

Re: The Secret of Chess 2

Just to mention that the comparison between top engine and human play in the collection is an interesting observation. We all know that top engine games last much longer on average, and the collection will only corroborate that. But there is one more interesting phenomenon I discovered, namely that ...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Mon Mar 26, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Secret of Chess 2
Replies: 21
Views: 6458

Re: The Secret of Chess 2

Please, everyone, don't try to troll this thread again. If someone has chess/programming-related content or comments on substance, feel free to post. Otherwise, maybe find yourself another thread. The same appeal goes to the mods to be more patient. My book/project is an interesting one, posting her...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Mon Mar 26, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Secret of Chess 2
Replies: 21
Views: 6458

The Secret of Chess 2

The second volume of 'The Secret of Chess', containing example games, is out. 803 games in total. The games follow the Table of Contents of the first volume, covering each and every term. Some terms are covered by a single game, while others, more important ones, by as much as 15. The volume feature...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Human versus Machine
Replies: 162
Views: 34022

Re: Human versus Machine

Currently, the 1st part is just 1 dollar: https://www.amazon.com/Human-Versus-Mac ... 8&qid=&sr=
You can have the 3 for 7!
This will be just a limited offer, so don't miss it.
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Secret of Chess
Replies: 246
Views: 51557

Re: First Review

Unfortunately your opinion is tainted by an earlier remark, that having the current CCC moderator team is a 'failure of democracy'. Before you can be taken seriously, you would first have to explain what exactly you mean by that. It's the "tyranny of the majority" or "tyranny of the masses". Basica...
by Lyudmil Tsvetkov
Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Secret of Chess
Replies: 246
Views: 51557

Re: Nay Lin Tun

That is what I have to fight each and every day... It is... very strenuous, very hard, very desperate at moments. Why should people be so evil? You completely brought this all on yourself. You claim to be able to beat Stockfish and then refuse to prove it. for the time being I simply don't play onl...