An Invitation to Chess

    A Picture Guide to the Royal Game

    An Invitation to Chess
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    Publication Date: March 6, 2008
    Notation Type: DN - Descriptive
    Page Count: 244 Pages


    Publisher: Ishi Press
    Author: Kenneth Harkness and Irving Chernev
    Year of Publication: 2008(2nd)

    Pages: 244
    Notation Type: Descriptive (DN)


    Book Description

    An Invitation to Chess is perhaps the most successful chess book ever written, with sales of over 100,000. It is a basic beginners book, starting with the moves of the pieces and rapidly advancing to more complex problems and examples.


    About the Authors

    Kenneth Harkness was the inventor of the Chess Rating System. He was for many years the editor of Chess Review magazine, and was the author of the Blue Book and Encyclopedia of Chess and several other chess books. Irving Chernev was one of the most popular writers about the game of chess.

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