Starting Chess
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Starting Chess by Harriet Castor

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


  • Games & Activities - Board Games,
  • Art - Techniques,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Games / Gamebooks,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Chess,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 1-2

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10982074M
ISBN 100613994043
ISBN 109780613994040

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The rules of chess (also known as the laws of chess) are rules governing the play of the game of the exact origins of chess are unclear, modern rules first took form during the Middle Ages. The rules continued to be slightly modified until the early 19th century, when they reached essentially their current form. Starting chess. Series: Starting Write a review. Paperback £ Add. You have 0 of these in your Basket. Book information. Age 5+ Key Stage KS1/2 E Paperback ISBN: Extent: 32 pages Dimensions: x mm Author/Editor Harriet Castor Illustrator Norman Young. Starting Chess () by Harriet Castor, Rebecca Treays, Norman Young Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. You can unsubscribe at any : Usborne. Starting Chess helped peak my son's interest and learning in the game. He has now progressed to thinking about strategy and combinations as a result of Harriet Castor's excellent method for conveying the fundamentals found in an Usborne book, I knew this would probably be a great tool to teach the game since the company designs 5/5(5).

This guide deals with basic information needed to start playing chess including how the chessmen move and capture, the objects of the game, check and checkmate and the values of the different chessmen. The game is described step-by-step, supported by examples and diagrams. The book is designed to enable beginners to play their first game of chess. Price Range: $ - $   see inside Starting Chess, published by Usborne Books & More • Shop for this book here: • Find KidzRead on Facebook at: https://www.f. Get this from a library! Starting chess. [Harriet Castor; Rebecca Treays] -- Covers the basics of chess, including the layout of the board, the various pieces and how they move, exchanges, opening and closing moves, and chess notation, and also includes internet links. Get this from a library! Starting chess. [Harriet Castor; Rebecca Treays; Maria Wheatley; Rachel Wells; N Young] -- A complete beginner's guide that covers everything from setting out the players to special moves and tactics. [adapted from back cover].