Click to download a sample 25-page PDF

The Rubinstein Attack

A Chess Opening Strategy for White

by Eric Schiller

Paperback eBook PDF

Publisher: Universal-Publishers
Pub date: 2005
Pages: 224
ISBN-10: 1581124546
ISBN-13: 9781581124545
Categories: Textbooks & Study Guides


The book discusses in detail the chess opening known as the Rubinstein Attack, and presents analysis and typical games in all the main branches of the opening. This opening system for White can provide the basis for a solid opening strategy that nevertheless provides great opportunities to launch effective attacks against the enemy king. It has been used by many top chessplayers and has been seen in many important tournament encounters. The author presents key middlegame concepts in fully annotated games, so that the reader learns how to carry out the various forms of attack.

See other books by Dr. Schiller:
Of Kings and Pawns: Chess Strategy in the Endgame, US $17.95

About the Author

Eric Schiller is an internationally ranked chess master. He holds the title of FIDE Master from the World Chess Federation (FIDE). Dr. Schiller has a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of Chicago and is the author of numerous books on chess, specializing in chess opening strategies. He is also active as an arbiter of major chess competitions, and served as arbiter for the 2000 World Chess Championship match.