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Fourth edition (2014/2015) Total of 3,001 combinations, Hardcover, 656 pages
The new fourth edition Encyclopedia of Chess Combinations. A return to its roots in title, content, and cover. Inside there are ten themes with 3,001 combinations subdivided into three difficulty levels, from easiest to most challenging. It is a beautiful and powerful hardcover book at 660 pages that offers years of enjoyment and training material to test the reader's tactical ability.
ECC4 is a completely revised and updated edition of one of the fundamental books about the art of combinational chess. In comparison to the third edition there are 292 more examples. The content represents the work of our Editorial Board of experienced grandmasters and international masters. It is always possible that some known combinations were missed; however, this is one of the reasons why different editions exist and future ones will follow.
Themes a) Annihilation of defence b) Blockade c. Clearance d. Deflection e) Discovered attack f) Pinning g) Demolition of pawn structure h) Decoy i) Interference j) Double attack