Back to Basics: Tactics
by Dan Heisman
Chess Tactics can be fun!
This book is an introduction to the various kinds of basic chess tactics. With instructional material, examples, and problems of all types, the subject of chess tactics is covered comprehensively. There are over 400 examples ranging from easy to challenging!
Tactics are usually why most people find chess fun! This book will greatly enhance your enjoyment learning about - and benefiting from - the recurring patterns of tactics.
It is well established that the study of basic tactics is probably the single most important thing any beginner can do to improve at chess. This book will help you do that!
US National Master Dan Heisman is a chess writer and professional chess instructor.
About the book
This book was previously published under the same title by Russell Enterprises, Inc., ISBN 978-1-888690-34-7. The original paperback has 200 pages. In the e+Books edition, you can play through all the material on the live board. All the exercises and some of the examples have the solutions hidden - tap on Solution or Reveal to reveal the answer. Navigate the Contents by chapter.