The middlegame can prove to be a minefield for many players, throwing up numerous difficult questions. Is this a good time to get active or should I consolidate my position? Should I have a long think in this position, or save time for later? Are desperate measures called for or should I just try to defend solidly? In Mastering the Middlegame, International master Angus Dunnington answers these and other questions that frequently baffle players of all levels.
* Explains how strong players approach tactical and positional play
* Numerous test positions enables readers to guage their progress
* Revolutionary layout allows readers to absorb the key ideas