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    Chess History

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    Year of Publication
    1984 2015 2000 to 2012
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    1. Ishi Press (3)
    2. Russell Enterprises (1)
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    1. Chess History (1)
    Chess Notation Type
    1. DN - Descriptive (3)
    2. NL - Notationless (1)
    Author(s)
    1. Assiac (1)
    2. I.A. Horowitz (1)
    3. Irving Chernev & Fred Reinfeld (1)
    4. Yuri Averbakh (1)

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      The Delights of Chess
      Catalog Code: B0148IS

      The book is filled with amusing anecdotes involving famous players, including Nimzowitsch, Botvinnik, Smyslov, Reshevsky and Lombardy.
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      The Delights of Chess

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      A History of Chess
      From Chaturanga to the Present Day
      Catalog Code: B0062RE

      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.
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      A History of Chess

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      The Fireside Book of Chess
      A Multitude of Stories, Games, Articles, Quizzes & Anecdotes For All Devotees Of The Royal Game
      Catalog Code: B0203IS

      The Fireside Book of Chess is a huge grab bag, accenting the lighter side of chess. It is a reservoir into which the reader can dip to provide countless hours of relaxation and entertainment. Since it makes few demands on the reader, it is a virtually perfect gift for Christmas or any other time of the year. Messers. Chernev and Reinfeld have stuffed their grab bag with golden nuggets.
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      The Fireside Book of Chess

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      The Personality of Chess
      Inside the Spirit and Body of the World's Greatest Game
      Catalog Code: B0283IS

      Once the game of kings, chess now intrigues, fascinates, and experates millions of enthusiasts from all walks of life. What is it in the nature of this unique game that has appealed to so many people for so many centuries? What does this game mean for those who play in, and why does it interest even those who do not? Here are the answers in brilliant book that explains chess as a social, psychological, historical and dramatic phenomenon. Filled with unexpected humor and written in a language anyone can understand, The Personality of chess offers a vast amount of little known facts about the game, some in refutation of popular misconceptions, others boldly treading unexplored areas.
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      The Personality of Chess

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