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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 - wikiHow


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. 2.

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 ...

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 ...

Anyone miss descriptive notation? - Chess.com


I learned the old notation only because in 1992 when I read my 1st chess book, Chess in a Nutshell, it used the older descriptive notation.

Descriptive Notation vs. Algebraic Notation - Chess.com


Would it not be a service if more chess programs used descriptive ... The only reason I learned Descriptive Notation was to read older books.

The good old (descriptive) days - Chess.com


May 25, 2008 ... I find that I can picture the moves of a game more easily if I read them in descriptive notation. Hang on a minute, that's it - I've finally worked out ...

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Feb 15, 2013 ... PK4! What does that mean? This short video explains the old style notation, just in case you happen upon an old chess book or game that you ...
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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.

Descriptive Chess Notation - Chess.com


In my opinion, Reuben Fine's "Basic Chess Endings" should be the Chess Bible, ... I had to learn descriptive notation in order to be able to read ...

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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  ...

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.

The Ghost of Descriptive Notation - Chess.com


Nov 22, 2010 ... Nowadays everyone uses “algebraic notation” (1.e4 c5), but there was a time when the lone descriptive notation nation (“notation nation” kind of has a ..... Thanks to the "PGN"-format we now can read chess from anywhere in ...