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    1984 2012 1984 to 2012
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      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      This is the first publication of a manuscript by del Rio written around 1800 but unpublished until this edition in 1984.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.

      The War Of the Chessmen

      Catalog Code: B0003CA
      Our Price: $29.95

      A History of Chess
      From Chaturanga to the Present Day
      In this book, the author, legendary Russian grandmaster Yuri Averbakh, presents a well-researched and documented theory about the origins, development and spread of this immensely popular game. In addition, over three dozen splendid color plates - presented on coated stock making the images suitable for framing - supplement his historical analysis.

      A History of Chess

      From Chaturanga to the Present Day
      Catalog Code: B0062RE
      Our Price: $14.95