The final Yearbook


After 35 years, 142 Yearbooks, and more than 35.000 pages New In Chess Yearbook will come to an end.

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‘A better look into the status of contemporary opening theory cannot be found in print anywhere.’

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There is no better way to keep track of opening fashions.

British Chess Magazine

A must-have book for both chess enthusiast and chess professional. Even the pickiest player should find something of his interest.

Carsten Hansen at ChessCafe

Recommended to all who want to sharpen their repertoire.

Schacknytt Magazine (Sweden)

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Yearbook 141

Chess Opening News

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Yearbook 140

Chess Opening News

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Yearbook 139

Chess Opening News

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Yearbook 138 hardcover

Chess Opening News

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