Epic Battles of the Chessboard

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    Publication Date: January 1, 1996
    Notation Type: DN - Descriptive
    Page Count: 175 Pages


    Publisher: Dover
    Author: R. N. Coles
    Year of Publication: 1996

    Pages: 175
    Notation Type: Descriptive (DN)


    Book DescriptionEnjoy and learn from 50 of the greatest games ever played, featuring a roster of chess immortals: Morphy, Steinitz, Lasker, Capablanca, Alekhine, Botvinnik and many more. All are immersed here in titanic struggles that bring out their most courageous, resourceful and tenacious play. Steinitz v. Lasker for world championship, 1896; Capablanca v. Marshall, New York, 1918; many more. 99 diagrams. Index of openings.

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