Secrets of Pawnless Endings by John Nunn

By John Nunn

During this follow-up to his hugely profitable publication, "Secrets of Rook Endings" John Nunn turns his realization to endgames with no pawns. those take place unusually frequently in perform and are tremendous tactical in nature. This e-book unites guy and laptop within the searh for final solutions. the pc databases created via Ken Thompson, previously of Bell Laboratories, can nation with simple task the right kind results of any place with 5 items or fewer. John Nunn has extracted crucial details from those databases and provided it within the kind of directions and particular key positions, that are extra effortlessly digested by means of the human brain. With best video games these days being performed to a end in one consultation, this data may well end up precious over the board. because the first variation of this e-book used to be released, the databases for plenty of six-man endings were created, leading to a few mind-blowing and paradoxical discoveries. The insurance has accordingly been multiplied to incorporate the main fascinating good points of those endings.

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Your vision is blurred, but as you concentrate you can see a uniformed man sitting by the bed reading a newspaper. ' says the man. ' you ask. 'London Hospital, took a bit of a knock. Doc says you'll be all right, bit of concussion, that's all,' he replies. ' you continue. 'Oh, 'bout three hours. You shut up and stay still, I've got to go and get the Inspector. You're our prime witness, Mr Rowlands,' he finishes. ' you exclaim. 96 97 109 A bullet passes through your body. Before you even realize that you have been hit, you are dead.

Perhaps the world will hear again from Direct Action? For the time being your adventure ends here. 93 You manage to make it to the car just in time. The concentrated fire from the river side would have killed you instantly if you had not made your move now. Nomso slams the car into reverse as soon as you have got in, and with the car door still open, he accelerates in reverse towards the south bank of the Thames. You reach the end of the bridge and executing a handbrake turn, speed away into south London.

If you are mortally wounded, go to 159. 55 Make an Observation skill roll. If you succeed, go to 128; if you fail, go to 60. 56 Hughes does a full circuit of the square to avoid attention, then starts out across Westminster Bridge. No sooner have you got to within twenty metres of the Telecom tent, than a man steps out in front of you and levels a rocket launcher. Make a Luck roll. If you succeed, go to 123; if you fail, go to 189. 57 You cover the short distance to the Telecom tent in a matter of seconds.

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