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Descriptive notation - Wikipedia


Descriptive notation is a notation for recording chess games, and at one time was the most ..... Views. Read · Edit · View history ...

How to Read Descriptive Notation: 8 Steps (with Pictures)


How to Read Descriptive Notation. There are ... This is often thought of as descriptive notation. ... Refer to Read Algebraic Chess Notation to see the other form.

Does anyone use the P-K4 type of chess notation anymore? - Board ...


Jun 19, 2011 ... However, there is still a purpose in learning descriptive notation: reading old books. Some of my favorite old chess books are only available in ...

The Ghost of Descriptive Notation - Chess.com


Nov 22, 2010 ... Thus, all American books before the 70s used this form of notation, which is ... a time when the lone descriptive notation nation (“notation nation” kind of ..... Thanks to the "PGN"-format we now can read chess from anywhere in ...

Learn Chess: Notation - Chess Poster


Throughout the years, some types of Chess notation or languages were developed .... Unlike Algebraic notation, Descriptive notation always uses the letter 'P' to ...

Don't Disregard Descriptive Notation | The Chess Improver


Nov 22, 2013 ... Algebraic notation is now the norm. Some younger players don't even know how to read descriptive notation. They grew up with algebraic ...

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Feb 15, 2013 ... This short video explains the old style notation, just in case you happen ... I was reading using modern notation there was a chapter describing ...

Chess Notation Part 1 - How to Read and Record a Game of Chess ...


May 22, 2009 ... I learned chess using English descriptive notation. I prefer it for sentimental reasons. A lot of the books in my library are printed with descriptive ...

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May 22, 2009 ... Chess Notation How to Read and Record a Chess Game ... I will have a post on my blog about English Descriptive Notation in the near future.

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And both the descriptive Chess notation and the algebraic Chess notation have ... it easier to interpret a move in Spanish descriptive notation without ambiguity.

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Writing Descriptive Notation - Knights Chess Club, Keene, NH


Descriptive Notation better embraces a more romantic day when chess pieces were called by name, as were the squares of the chess board. Most people today  ...

Descriptive Notation Books - Chess.com


Discovering chess once again in life, played when I was in my teens, 60s ... for me, its about reading the old books with descriptive notation that ...

Chess Corner - Chess Tutorial - Chess Notation


You will probably see algebraic notation used more often but older chess books often use descriptive notation. It is a good idea to be ... Ranks and Files. There are some symbols you should know when reading or writing chess notation.