CHESS HISTORY

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    1. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Caissa Editions
    2. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Random House
    Year of Publication
    1984 2011 1984 to 2011
    Author(s)
    1. Ercole del Rio (1)
    2. Harry Benson (1)
    Chess Notation Type
    1. AN - Algebraic (1)
    2. NL - Notationless (1)

      The War Of the Chessmen
      This is the first publication of a manuscript by del Rio written around 1800 but unpublished until this edition in 1984. The original Italian plus English commentary added by Professor Christopher Becker who has added a long scholarly introduction which traces the early development of chess and explains the place of this work in chess history.
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      The War Of the Chessmen

      Catalog Code: B0003CA
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      Bobby Fischer
      A Pictorial History of the 1972 World Chess Championship
      Harry Benson's rare, exclusive photos of the elusive and controversial chess genius Bobby Fischer taken during the historic World Championship chess match in Iceland in 1972 in which Fischer solidly defeated reining champ, Russian Boris Spassky, are collected here for the first time, in Bobby Fischer.
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      Bobby Fischer

      A Pictorial History of the 1972 World Chess Championship
      Catalog Code: B0021RH

      Regular Price: $39.95

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