Alexander Alekhine - Agony of a Chess Genius

Alexander Alekhine - Agony of a Chess Genius
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Publication Date: January 1, 1989
Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
Page Count: 328 Pages


Publisher: McFarland
Author: Moran & Brandreth
Year of Publication: 1989

Pages: 328
Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


Please Note: This book is now available in soft cover only.

Book DescriptionThe tragic last years of world chess champion Alexander Alekhine (1892-1946); 45 of his match and tournament games in Spain and Portugal from 1943 to 1946 and 100 other exhibition games from this period and from previous Iberian visits. Most of these 145 games have never been published in an English-language source. Also, included is a definitive biographical sketch of Alekhine in his last phase--marriages, alcoholism, and involvement with the Nazis. Indexed by openings, endings, players, and general subjects.

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