Compared with the other books in this series, substantially more space is given to the analysis of the opening problems that confront a player in a particular game.
The first half of the book is concentrates on opening preparation (although not only to this).
In the second half nearly every game is accompanied by detailed opening information.
The book will provide a guide through the rich and diverse world of chess ideas, and will help the reader to perceive the depth and beauty of schemes generated at the board, in tournament or match play, to disclose the causes of mistakes and to be aware of the hidden forces that determine the plans of chess encounters.
The reader's understanding of chess will significantly improve as will practical playing strength.