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    1. Remove This Item Manufacturer: Caissa Editions
    Year of Publication
    1986 2012 2000 to 2000
    Author(s)
    1. Alexander Ilyin-Genevsky (1)
    2. Geza Maroczy (1)
    3. John Hilbert (1)
    Chess Notation Type
    1. AN - Algebraic (3)

      Notes of a Soviet Master
      Translated by Bernard Cafferty from the original Russian edition of 1929. A small book, but a fascinating account of this prominent revolutionary's early chess career and Soviet chess in the 1920s buttressed by fifty of his games from his entire career including his immortal sacrificial win over Capablanca (then reigning World Champion).
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      Notes of a Soviet Master

      Catalog Code: B0014CA

      Regular Price: $24.95

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      Shady Side
      The Life And Crimes of Norman Tweed Whitaker
      A chronicle of America's most notorious chess master based on many of his own papers. Includes a detailed story of his life, his loves, his cons, and his many chess experiences in a 60+-year career. along with 570 of his games (some with full notes). Much US chess history and some excellent photos are a notable part of the book. NOTE: This book won the Chess Cafe 'Book of the Year' award for 2000.
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      Shady Side

      The Life And Crimes of Norman Tweed Whitaker
      Catalog Code: B0013CA
      Our Price: $48.95

      Paul Morphy
      Translated by Robert Sherwood from the 1909 edition published in Germany. Maroczy was the strongest player who ever annotated all of Morphy's games and thus to non-German language readers, it should be of special interest, especially since the standards for analytical notes were far higher even in 1909 than were accepted when these games were played.
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      Paul Morphy

      Catalog Code: B0023CA
      Our Price: $49.95

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