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    Items 1 to 36 of 104

      Great Masters in Chess History (2 DVD Set) - Chess Lecture - Volume 45
      Take a tour of classic games of the great masters Solomon Flohr, Rashid Nezhmetdinovm, Tony MIles, Paul Keres, Leonid Stein, Latos Portisch, David Bronstein, Vassily Smylov. Bill reviews classic games, showing each master's style, thought process and why they are considered the best of the world.
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      Great Masters in Chess History (2 DVD Set) - Chess Lecture - Volume 45

      Catalog Code: DVD0045CL
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      Kasparov's Greatest Hits - EMPIRE CHESS
      Garry Kasparov is widely believed to be the best chess player in the history of the game. Kasparov’s accomplishments on the board are unparalleled, as the former World Chess Champion dominated the game with a fury that has not yet been matched. Aside from a powerful desire to win and fighting spirit, what really distinguished Kasparov’s play was the incredibly high level of opening preparation.
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      Kasparov's Greatest Hits - EMPIRE CHESS

      Catalog Code: DVD0011EP
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      Chess Secrets - Great Chess Romantics
      Learn from Anderssen, Chigorin, Reti, Larsen and Morozevich
      In Great Chess Romantics, Craig Pritchett selects five players, whose chess artistry expresses a deeply personal commitment to the discovery and revelation of great new truths and beauty on the chessboard. Anderssen defined romanticism’s inherently dramatic and correct combinational core. Chigorin championed this essence in splendid opposition to an emerging new classical consensus. Réti revealed the extraordinary power of new flank openings. Larsen confounded the overly sober, scientific Soviet “school” at innumerable turns. In the computer age, Morozevich constantly discovers new depths to chess, while simply oozing exquisite strokes in his best games
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      Chess Secrets - Great Chess Romantics

      Learn from Anderssen, Chigorin, Reti, Larsen and Morozevich
      Catalog Code: B0373EM
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      Challenges in the Endgame
      By working through Robert Brieger's collection of endgames studies, one will discover that there is a Knight figuring predominately in many of his problems: sometimes one sneaks in by underpromotion. The Houston Chess Club members have enjoyed watching Robert Brieger put together this very stimulating group of endgames. We are sure you will enjoy playing through the solutions. But beware the Brieger Knight!
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      Challenges in the Endgame

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      Fighting Chess with Magnus Carlsen
      This book presents detailed annotations to 64 of Carlsen's best games, together with a description of his career. Also examined are the deficiencies from which he suffered as a young player, and how he overcame these on his way to the top.
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      Fighting Chess with Magnus Carlsen

      Catalog Code: B0018OE
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      Win Like Karpov!
      Learn to Play Chess Like Anatoly Karpov
      Win Like Karpov! begins with extensive Biography and Openings sections. There are four Karpov Early Games and six Karpov Classics.
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      Win Like Karpov!

      Learn to Play Chess Like Anatoly Karpov
      Catalog Code: B0066OB
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      Chess Informant - ISSUE 114
      2nd exclusive column by Garry Kasparov! The 13th World champion dissects top games of modern chess/ in English, 8 pages.
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      Chess Informant - ISSUE 114

      Catalog Code: B0114INF
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      Aron Nimzowitsch - On the Road to Chess Mastery
      1886-1924

      Publisher: McFarland
      Author: Per Skjoldager and Jorn Erik Nielsen
      Year of Publication: 2012 Pages: 458
      Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


      Book Description One of the greatest chess legends of all time, Aron Nimzowitsch (1886-1935), is best known for founding the Hypermodernism school of chess, which emerged after World War I to challenge the chess ideologies of traditional central European masters. This first full-scale biography of Nimzowitsch chronicles his early life in Denmark, his family and education, and his fascination with the game that would become the focus of his life. Also included are explorations of his tournament games and records, his dispute with influential chess teacher Siegbert Tarrasch, and his role in the development of Hypermodern Chess. With detailed accounts of nearly 450 games and the only narrative of Nimzowitsch from 1914 to 1924, a period formerly cloaked in mystery, this volume offers the most thorough profile available of one of chess's greatest innovators.
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      Aron Nimzowitsch - On the Road to Chess Mastery

      1886-1924
      Catalog Code: B0013MF
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      Capablanca - Move by Move
      Jose Raul Capablanca is a chess legend, world champion and quite simply one of the greatest players in the history of the game. His achievements and seemingly effortless style of play won many admirers, and his legacy includes a treasure of instructive games. Studying Capablanca's play is a must for any aspiring chess player. For Cyrus Lakdawala, it was a key factor in his chess development and improvement, and in this book he revisits many of his favourite Capablanca games.
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      Capablanca - Move by Move

      Catalog Code: B0353EM
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      The Games of Tigran Petrosian - 1942-1965 - VOLUME 1
      This is the first of two volumes devoted to the chess career of former World Champion Tigran Petrosian, whose masterly positional play and near invincibility earned him the name of "Iron Tigran".
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      The Games of Tigran Petrosian - 1942-1965 - VOLUME 1

      Catalog Code: B0153IS
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      Great Chess Upsets
      This book is a good read. Even without playing over the games, readers will find it enjoyable.
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      Great Chess Upsets

      Catalog Code: B0158IS
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      Judit Polgar - How I Beat Fischer's Record
      Judit Polgar Teaches Chess - Volume 1
      In this very personal book Judit Polgar describes her early moments of success and the chess ideas she needed to master in order to achieve them.
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      Judit Polgar - How I Beat Fischer's Record

      Judit Polgar Teaches Chess - Volume 1
      Catalog Code: B0069QT
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      The World's a Chessboard
      Like all of Fine's book, this one combines humor, understanding and profundity. It is a collection of 50 of the finest games played in recent years by the world's greatest masters. Each game has an introduction and is copiously annotated in such a way that a mere beginner can follow the workings of the world champion.
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      The World's a Chessboard

      Catalog Code: B0161IS
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      Chess Marches On!
      A Vivid Record of Chess Activities in the Leading Centers of the World
      This is a collection of 50 of the finest games played during the period 1941-1944 by the world's greatest masters.
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      Chess Marches On!

      A Vivid Record of Chess Activities in the Leading Centers of the World
      Catalog Code: B0167IS
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      The Absolute Correspondence Championship of the United States Chess Federation
      1976-2010
      This is a collection of 311 games, most of them annotated, from the United States Chess Federation's Premiere invitational tournament-the Absolute Correspondence Championship. Features include statistical results of participants from 1976 through 2010,statistical results of many opening variations as played through the Absolutes, yearly crosstables, biographical details of all winners and information on all participants, and indexes of players, opening variations and ECO codes.
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      The Absolute Correspondence Championship of the United States Chess Federation

      1976-2010
      Catalog Code: B0014MF
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      The Early Games of Paul Keres
      Grandmaster of Chess
      This is the autobiography of Paul Keres. It is the first volume in a series of three books. The other two volumes are The Middle Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875415 and The Later Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875423.
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      The Early Games of Paul Keres

      Grandmaster of Chess
      Catalog Code: B0173IS
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      The World's Great Chess Games
      Modern chess began in 1851 in the London Tournament of the Crystal Palace Exposition. Today, the principles of winning play have been explored and codified: a beginner can learn more about chess in one year, than a master learned a century ago during his entire career
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      The World's Great Chess Games

      Catalog Code: B0171IS
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      Carlsen's Black Magic & Carlsen in Baku - Chess Lecture - Volume 30
      IM David Vigorito is the 2007 Masschusetts Champion. He has been the state champion of New Hampshire and Nevada. David rated at 2479 in USCF and is the Champion of the Boylston (Boston) Chess Club. He playes in the 2006 U.S. Championship after finishing in a tie for 3rd place at the U.S. Open in Phoenix.
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      Carlsen's Black Magic & Carlsen in Baku - Chess Lecture - Volume 30

      Catalog Code: DVD0030CL
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      The Great Games of Judit Polgar - 2 DVD's - Chess Lecture - Volume 31
      IM John-Paul Wallace is from Sydney, Australia currently residing in London, England. John-Paul was the youngest Australian Chess Champion ever at the age of 17 in 1993-1994. John-Paul also won the 2003 Pratt Foundation Australian Open Chess Championship and has represented Australia in two chess Olympiads.
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      The Great Games of Judit Polgar - 2 DVD's - Chess Lecture - Volume 31

      Catalog Code: DVD0031CL
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      Topalov - Anand 2010 World Chess Championship - 2 DVD's - Chess Lecture - Volume 32
      Founded in 2005 ChessLecture.com is one of the largest chess instructional libraries in the world. Our lectures are created and presented by Grand Masters, International Masters and National Masters and contain excellent instruction by experienced players for the chess enthusiast.
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      Topalov - Anand 2010 World Chess Championship - 2 DVD's - Chess Lecture - Volume 32

      Catalog Code: DVD0032CL
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      My Best Games from the Spice Cup Invitational - Chess Lecture - Volume 33
      Founded in 2005 ChessLecture.com is one of the largest chess instructional libraries in the world. Our lectures are created and presented by Grand Masters, International Masters and National Masters and contain excellent instruction by experienced players for the chess enthusiast.
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      My Best Games from the Spice Cup Invitational - Chess Lecture - Volume 33

      Catalog Code: DVD0033CL
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      The Middle Years of Paul Keres
      Grandmaster of Chess
      This is the autobiography of Paul Keres. It is the second volume in a series of three books. The other two volumes are The Early Games of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875407 and The Later Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875423.
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      The Middle Years of Paul Keres

      Grandmaster of Chess
      Catalog Code: B0174IS
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      The Later Years of Paul Keres
      Grandmaster of Chess
      This is the autobiography of Paul Keres. It is the third and final volume in a series of three books. The other two volumes are The Early Games of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875407 and The Middle Years of Paul Keres Grandmaster of Chess ISBN 4871875415.
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      The Later Years of Paul Keres

      Grandmaster of Chess
      Catalog Code: B0175IS
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 3
      September 1955 to June 1958
      This volume has important events related to California chess. By 1955, the states highways had been improved to the point where car travel became feasible between Northern and Southern California. So it’s no surprise that the 1955 56th U.S. Open, held in Long Beach, became the strongest and richest up to that time. GM Nicolas Rossolimo won the 1955 Buick over GM Sammy Reshevsky on tie-breaking points; Sammy had to be content with the $1,000 1st prize. The biggest shock in California chess history was IM Herman Steiner’s sudden and totally unexpected heart attack during the 1955 California State Championship. Herman was a handsome, energetic, larger than life presence, who attracted many the chess playing Hollywood elite. The passing of the former U.S. Champion and Editor of the Los Angeles Times chess column (since 1933) left a void in Southern California chess which has never been filled. Bobby Fischer’s first California appearance in 1957 was the San Francisco U.S. Junior. Bobby, the 14-year old defending champion, scored 8.5 points to beat out San Francisco’s own 17-year old Gilbert Ramirez, who was the California State Champion and California Open Champion. Of course, the Reporter covered Fischer’s first U.S. Championship win
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 3

      September 1955 to June 1958
      Catalog Code: B0187iS
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 4
      August 1958 - June 1961
      This volume has important events related to California chess. By 1955, the states highways had been improved to the point where car travel became feasible between Northern and Southern California. So it’s no surprise that the 1955 56th U.S. Open, held in Long Beach, became the strongest and richest up to that time. GM Nicolas Rossolimo won the 1955 Buick over GM Sammy Reshevsky on tie-breaking points; Sammy had to be content with the $1,000 1st prize. The biggest shock in California chess history was IM Herman Steiner’s sudden and totally unexpected heart attack during the 1955 California State Championship. Herman was a handsome, energetic, larger than life presence, who attracted many the chess playing Hollywood elite. The passing of the former U.S. Champion and Editor of the Los Angeles Times chess column (since 1933) left a void in Southern California chess which has never been filled. Bobby Fischer’s first California appearance in 1957 was the San Francisco U.S. Junior. Bobby, the 14-year old defending champion, scored 8.5 points to beat out San Francisco’s own 17-year old Gilbert Ramirez, who was the California State Champion and California Open Champion. Of course, the Reporter covered Fischer’s first U.S. Championship win
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 4

      August 1958 - June 1961
      Catalog Code: B0195IS
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 5
      August 1961 - June 1964
      1961-1964 was an exciting period for California Chess. This volume of the California Chess Reporter starts with the 1961 US Open in San Francisco won by Grandmaster Pal Benko with the overwhelming score of 11-1 by beating California State Champion Zoltan Kovacs in the last round. This volume concludes with the famous simultaneous exhibitions given by Bobby Fischer in 1964.
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 5

      August 1961 - June 1964
      Catalog Code: B0188IS
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 6
      July 1964 - June 1967
      William Addison became director of the Chess Room at the Mechanics Institute in 1965. 1964-1967 saw more sweeping victories for future grandmaster Duncan Suttles. Paul Quillen got out of prison for long enough to win several important events. Jacqueline Piatigorsky organized a Second Piatigorsky Cup in 1966 with ten of the strongest players in the world competing. Two major events new were established: The National Open in Las Vegas started in 1964 and the American Open in Los Angeles stated in 1965. Both are still being played annually today. Cover Photo shows Tibor Weinberger (front left) playing Henry Gross in the game for the 1959 California Open Championship. Henry Gross had won his first five games and only needed to draw this game with white to clench the state title. Instead, he played too cautiously and Weinberger won the game in the title. In the background, Roger Smook (left) plays Gil Ramirez. The winner would have tied for first, but instead the game ended in a draw
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 6

      July 1964 - June 1967
      Catalog Code: B0192IS
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 7
      July 1964 - June 1967
      Chess historians and collectors consider the California Chess Reporter the gold standard for California chess magazines. It has combined all the pertinent information that a chess historian looks for: who played in what tournament, club or league, when and where it was played, and, of course, the game scores. The match results, club results, league results, tournament cross tables, and game scores that appeared every month for both Northern and Southern California answered all of these criteria and more. In 1967-1971 chess activity increased throughout the state. No longer were players playing primarily for the honor and the glory. They wanted the money. Class tournaments started being held, where players would compete in the Class A, Class B or Class C sections for big cash prizes
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      The California Chess Reporter - VOLUME 7

      July 1964 - June 1967
      Catalog Code: B0193IS
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      Chess Informant - ISSUE 115
      Chess Informant 115 Games – traditional section with 200+ annotated games, Morozevich, Movsesian, Volokitin, Shankland, Bartel, Sargissian, Ki. Georgiev, Macieja, Tiviakov, Roiz, Berg, etc. in Informant non-language style (152 pages)
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      Chess Informant - ISSUE 115

      Catalog Code: B0115INF
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      Reshevsky on Chess
      Revealing the winning technique for the first time, the United States Chess Champion presents 110 of the best games, instructively analyzed. The book includes an autobiography of Reshevsky's career – from his youth as a chess prodigy to his latest exploits. This is the authoritative work where Samuel Reshevsky explains his remarkable and amazing career. He started his chess career as the greatest child prodigy in chess history, playing nearly master strength chess when he was eight years old. He went on a tour first of Europe and then America, giving simultaneous chess exhibitions against adults and winning almost every game.
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      Reshevsky on Chess

      Catalog Code: B0191IS
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      Rubinstein's Chess Masterpieces
      100 Selected Games
      Akiba Rubinstein was born on 12 December 1882 in Poland. He has long been regarded as the strongest chess player in history who never became world champion. A recent trivia quiz appeared in Chess Life Magazine: Who is the player who defeated Lasker, Capablanca and Alekhine the first time he played each of them.

      The answer was of course Akiba Rubinstein.

      Rubinstein won five tournaments in a row during the period 1912-1914. There is little doubt that he was the strongest player in the world at that time.

      Rubinstein's contribution to chess opening theory has been enormous. Almost every major chess opening has a Rubinstein Variation or a Rubinstein Defense. Think about it: There is no Fischer Defense, no Capablanca Defense. But there are many variations called the Rubinstein Defense or Variation. Only Steinitz has as many openings named after him, but the Steinitz Defenses are no longer played.
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      Rubinstein's Chess Masterpieces

      100 Selected Games
      Catalog Code: B0199IS
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      Rubinstein Gewinnt! - GERMAN EDITION
      Hundert Glanzpartien des grossen Schachkunstlers
      This is not merely a great book. It is an important piece of chess history, because the author Hans Kmoch visited the Rubinstein Family Home in 1933 in an effort to get the great grandmaster of chess to return to active play. When Rubinstein could not be induced to return, his family who was living in dire poverty asked Kmoch for help in raising funds. The result was an ad placed asking to finance this book on a subscription basis. The result was a book entitled “Rubinstein gewinnt! : Hundert Glanzpartien des grossen Schachknstlers. Erläutert von Hans Kmoch. Biographische Einleitung von Jacques Hannak. Verlag der Wiener Schachzeitung, Wien 1933
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      Rubinstein Gewinnt! - GERMAN EDITION

      Hundert Glanzpartien des grossen Schachkunstlers
      Catalog Code: B0198IS
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      Keres' Best Games of Chess
      77 Games By The Brilliant Young Estonian Master
      UNIVERSALLY acclaimed as the most brilliant master since the days of Paul Morphy. Keres has delighted the chess world with his dynamic combinative play and slashing surprise moves. In this exciting collection of his finest games, his claim to world championship honors is documented by notable victories against such chess immortals as Alekhine, Capablanca, Eliskases, Euwe, Fine, Flohr, Najdorf, Reshevsky, Smyslov, Spielmann and Stahlberg.
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      Keres' Best Games of Chess

      77 Games By The Brilliant Young Estonian Master
      Catalog Code: B0206IS
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      Chess Informant - ISSUE 116
      Chess Informant 116 Games – traditional section with 200+ annotated games, Morozevich, Movsesian, Volokitin, Shankland, Bartel, Sargissian, Ki. Georgiev, Macieja, Tiviakov, Roiz, Berg, etc. in Informant non-language style (152 pages)
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      Chess Informant - ISSUE 116

      Catalog Code: B0116INF
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      Billy Colias - Midwest Master
      Revised in 2013 by Eric Schiller With Additional Games and New Chess Analysis
      Billy Colias was one of the most remarkable players to come out of the Midwest. He overcame many obstacles to become one of the area's top players, and earned the title of FIDE Master before his untimely death in 1993. This book details his life and games, including thrilling victories against both amateur and professional opposition in the Midwest, throughout the United States, and in Europe
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      Billy Colias - Midwest Master

      Revised in 2013 by Eric Schiller With Additional Games and New Chess Analysis
      Catalog Code: B0214IS
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      Botvinnik Selected Games - RUSSIAN EDITION
      1926-1946
      M. M. Botvinnik - Selected Games Due to the interest of a wide range of players to be creative strongest chess player of the USSR, and later the first Soviet world champion Mikhail Botvinnik periodically came out of his best books, and commented on them in detail parties. T
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      Botvinnik Selected Games - RUSSIAN EDITION

      1926-1946
      Catalog Code: B0209IS
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