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The Most Instructive Games of Chess Ever Played

62 Masterpieces of Chess Strategy

Product Code: B0037DV


Publisher: Dover
Author: Irving Chernev
Year of Publication: 1992

Pages: 279
Notation Type: Descriptive (DN)

Book DescriptionSixty-two masterly demonstrations of the basic strategies of winning at chess, featuring games by the greatest chess masters Capablanca, Tarrasch, Fischer, Alekhine, Lasker, Petrosian among them compiled and annotated by one of chess literature's most brilliant authors. Each game selected offers a classic example of a fundamental problem and its best resolution, described and diagramed in the clearest possible manner for players of every level of skill. 146 illustrations.

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One of the Best Chess Books Ever Written Review by Mr Seki
62 gems and just the right depth of notation. If you are between 1200 to 1600 playing these games over should raise your understanding and rating significantly. I would buy again if it was re-issued in algebraic. (Posted on 2/26/2020)

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Additional Information

ISBN 9780486273020
Manufacturer Dover Chess
Author/s Irving Chernev
Pages 279 Pages
Publication Date Jan 1, 1992
Notation Type DN - Descriptive
Book Binding Type Paperback