CHESS HISTORY

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    1. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Caissa Editions
    2. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Silman James Press
    Year of Publication
    1984 2005 1984 to 2005
    Author(s)
    1. Ercole del Rio (1)
    2. Jennifer Shahade (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      This is the first publication of a manuscript by del Rio written around 1800 but unpublished until this edition in 1984.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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      Chess Bitch
      Women in the Ultimate Intellectual Game
      Chess Bitch, written by the 2004 U.S. Woman's Chess Champion, is an eye-opening account of how today's young female chess players are successfully knocking down the doors to this traditionally male game, infiltrating the male-owned sporting subculture of international chess, and giving the phrase "play like a girl" a whole new meaning.
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      Chess Bitch

      Women in the Ultimate Intellectual Game
      Catalog Code: B0004SI
      Our Price: $23.95

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