The Pirc and Moderna defenses are naturally intertwined and are flexible and rich in strategic and tactical ideas. They are part of the repertoire of great players like Grischuk, Ivanchuk, Nakamura and Carlsen.
In The Perfect Pirc-Modern Viktor Moskalenko, a renowned promoter of dynamic chess who has championed both defenses for many years, explains:
- the ideas and plans that matter
- the various peon structures and how to handle them
- complicated transposition: opportunities and risks
- a lot of new resources for white and black
In this updated version of Moskalenko's 2013 book of the same name, 33 of the 42 items are new, the structure has been updated in some places and there are new ideas on each page.
Moskalenko expertly guides you through this innovative book of openings with the enthusiasm, ease and humor that characterize his style.
Viktor Moskalenko (1960) is an international grandmaster and a well-known chess coach. The former Ukrainian champion has won many tournaments in Spain, his current country. For New In Chess, he wrote, among other things, The Fabulous Budapest Gambit The Commission has, Revolutionize your chess The European Parliament, The Diamond Dutch (in the year 2014), Training with Moska He is a member of the European Parliament, The Full-Fledged French (2021) and This is Trompowsky Attack & London System This Regulation shall be binding in its entirety and directly applicable in all Member States.