Fundamental Chess Endings
It makes full use of endgame tablebases; where previous authors could only make educated guesses,
Muller and Lamprecht have often been able to state the definitive truth, or get much closer to it.
New time-controls involve competitive games being played to finish in one session, so it is especially important that chess players understand the key endgame principles this book provides comprehensive assistance for any players wishing to study the endgame.
In addition to a feast of detailed analysis, the authors emphasize the practical side of endgame play, describing rules of thumb, principles and thinking methods. "Fundamental Chess Endings" is both the ideal endgame reference work, and a book that can profitably and enjoyably be read from start to finish.