A World Champion’s Favorite Studies Vol1-6: Save 10% on Six Volumes Combined

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Learn great traps, turn losses into draws and draws into wins! 

Sergei Tkachenko has collected 600 studies whose common theme is that white ends up with just one piece in the finale, yet manages to win or draw. 

There are no more than six moves in almost all solutions, so experienced chess players can analyze the positions directly from the diagrams. Newbies to chess problems will also find analyzing these studies useful. 

Volume 1: One Pawn Saves the Day

Volume 2: One Knight Saves the Day

Volume 3: One Bishop Saves the Day

Volume 4: One Rook Saves the Day

Volume 5: The Queen Saves the Day

Volume 6: The King Saves the Day


Sergei Tkachenko (born in 1963, near Odessa, Ukraine) is a member of the Ukrainian team that won the 5th World Chess Composition Tournament in 1997. Sergei coaches the Ukrainian chess composition team. He is also the press secretary of the Chess Composition Committee of the Ukrainian Chess Federation.

Sergei is an award-winning author who has written 18 chess books (in Russian), including compositions and on historical themes. He is deputy chief editor of a Ukrainian chess composition magazine called Problemist of Ukraine and has a regular studies column on the ChessPro website. Sergei is a member of the Ukrainian Union of Journalists. He is a historian and archivist, a mechanical engineering graduate, and additionally spent five years studying theater production.

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Edition : Combined Product
Publication date : July 5, 2018
Number of pages : 0
Publisher : Elk and Ruby
Weight : 852 gram