The Absolute Correspondence Championship of the United States Chess Federation

    1976-2010

    The Absolute Correspondence Championship of the United States Chess Federation
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    Publication Date: November 5, 2012
    Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
    Page Count: 330

    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.

     

    About the Author:

     

    Alex Dunne is the United States Chess Federation correspondence chess director, author of more than a dozen chess books and a frequent contributor to Chess Life. He is a FIDE master, Life Master and ICCF Correspondence Chess Master. He lives in Sayre, Pennsylvania.

     

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