The Sicilian Dragon is one of the most exciting and popular openings in all chess—one that all chess players need to be familiar with.
The Sicilian Dragon is one of the most exciting and popular openings in all chess—one that all chess players need to be familiar with—featuring games with brilliant combinations and exciting attacks. This new edition features bigger diagrams and discusses all of the important principles of the Dragon from the opening, including the latest moves and developments, to the endgame maneuvers. Readers learn all the key strategic and tactical ideas, but unlike most modern chess books, massive amounts of theory are eschewed in favor of presenting the critical opening ideas so that readers understand how to play the popular opening lines with skill, gusto and winning results.
Eric Schiller is considered one of the world’s foremost chess analysts, writers and teachers. He is the author of more than 100 chess books including the World Champion Openings, Encyclopedia of Chess Wisdom, and First Chess Openings.