Karpov's Strategic Wins - 1961-1985 - VOLUME 1

The Making of a Champion

Product Code: B0059QT


Book Description

Anatoly Karpov was World Champion from 1975 to 1985 and is universally regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. Award-winning author Tibor Karolyi explains Karpov’'s genius with a particular focus on Karpov’'s unrivaled grasp of strategy.

Karolyi has selected Karpov’'s most entertaining and instructive strategic wins from 1961-1985 as the Russian star proved he was a worthy successor to Bobby Fischer.

The book starts with Karpov as a precocious youngster and tells the story of the making of the champion. It concludes with Karpov losing his title to his nemesis, Garry Kasparov.

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ISBN 190655241X
Manufacturer Quality Chess
Author(s) Tibor Karolyi
Pages 360 Pages
Publication Date Feb 15, 2011
Notation Type FAN - Figurine
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