This Batsfordguide to the ideas and variations of the English is sure to be of great value to anyone who plays it as White or those who are forced to meet it. Outstanding features include:
Use of complete illustrative games to highlight the important ideas for both sides
Covers all of Black's major defences
Clear presentation from two outstanding theoreticians
Features games by such influential exponents of the English as Gary Kasparov, Jon Speelman, Yasser Seirawan and Zoltan Ribli himself
Zoltan Ribli is one of Hungary's leading Grandmasters and reached the semi-finals of the World Championship in 1983. Gabor Kallai is a highly regarded Hungarian theoretician. This partnership also produced Winning with the Queen's Indian , which was well-received by the critics and public alike.