This is one of the most common chess endings. So you need to be well-grounded to be a consistent winner in chess tournaments. In addition to simple rook endings, there are a few books and DVDs on more complicated situations like double rook endings and rook versus minor piece or rook versus 2 minor pieces. You will need a disk drive to use a DVD. Some endgame books are printed in Russian. You can recognize these from looking at the cover or the description of the product.

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Survival guide for Rook Endings Encyclopaedia of Chess Endings Comprehensive Chess Endings Rook Endings
Practical Rook Endings Double Rook Endings Chess Endgames 13 Rook v. Minor Piece

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