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ravel5184
Member since Jun-02-08
Mistakes in well known chess books:

MC014 Modern Chess Openings 14th edition by Nick DeFirmian- Page 401: Repeated move in Column 25. (4. <Bg5> Be7 5. <Bg5>)

The Reassess Your Chess Workbook by Jeremy Silman- Page 237: Ambiguity: Paragraph after the move 1. Nh1, Line 3 says "Though 1.Nd1, intending Ne3, was also good", but there are two Knights - on c3 and f2 - that can both go to d1.

Basic Endgame Strategy: Kings, Pawns and Minor Pieces by Bill Robertie- Page 113 says 12. B<d7>-c5 when in fact it is 12. B<d6>-c5. Page 127 on note to Black's 1st move says 2. Kh3-g2, but there is a Black King on f3 and 2. Kh3-g2 is illegal.

Basic Endgame Strategy No. 2: On front cover the title reads "Basic Endgame Strategy: Queens and Rooks", but on the inside front cover the title is "Basic Endgame Strategy: Rooks and Queens".

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   ravel5184 has kibitzed 1192 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Oct-11-08 Odd Lie (replies)
 
ravel5184: "iamverywellatchess"
 
   Oct-01-08 A Skipworth vs Owen, 1868 (replies)
 
ravel5184: Oh, my god, how did I just do that?? Read my post in my forum.
 
   Oct-01-08 ravel5184 chessforum
 
ravel5184: I'm afraid I have to let you in on a little "secret" of mine. I have a very strange brain problem that makes me feel like two different people at once. The one is just my normal self, and the other is like an evil me, just trying to get out. When I get upset, my "evil me" ...
 
   Oct-01-08 Kibitzer's Café (replies)
 
ravel5184: <Don't let time run out! Your premium membership will expire in 0 days. Click here to renew.>
 
   Sep-30-08 Anatoly Karpov (replies)
 
ravel5184: <rogge: For the record, one of MANY posts by jfq signed as the insane olde batte: World Chess Cup (2007) I don't like apologising to someone who apparently lied in the first place.> For the record, one of MANY posts by jfq before the insane olde batte account existed: Eyal ...
 
   Sep-30-08 Battle of the Brains II, 2008 (replies)
 
ravel5184: team white HAHAHAHAHAHAHhahaahahahahahaaa
 
   Sep-30-08 Anand - Kramnik World Championship Match (2008) (replies)
 
ravel5184: Go Kramnik!
 
   Sep-30-08 Minic vs K Honfi, 1966 (replies)
 
ravel5184: <avidfan> Qf3! <The Queen does have a square!> (Chess, Tactics and Strategy by G. Burgess)
 
   Sep-30-08 Modern Defense, Averbakh System (A42) (replies)
 
ravel5184: OOTD 2008.09.30 Modern Defense, Averbakh System 1. d4 d6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 Votava vs F Jenni, 2001 Game Collection: Opening of the day - notable games
 
   Sep-29-08 Russia - China Match (2008) (replies)
 
ravel5184: aeiou!
 
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