The History of the World Chess Championship
Description / The History of the World Chess Championship
In this, the 9th of Dr. Kopec's well-received instructional chess videos, you will learn that you need to know about these great champions. Dr. Kopec lucidly explains their backgrounds and the aspects of their chess styles that made a significant imprint on the history and the development of the game of chess. It is organized into three chapters:
* The Romantic Period (Morphy to Steinitz)
* The Hypermodern and Dynamic Period (Lasker to Botvinnik)
* The Modern Period (from Petrosian to Carlsen)
The discussion of each player is followed by one or more games that Kopec deemed the most representatives of the styles, strengths and contributions to chess. Included are 31 games or game fragments which are really a small sample when one considers the thousands of games that are candidates.
|Popular Collections||Kopec Chess Collection|
|Publication Date||Aug 31, 2015|
|Region Lock||None - Playable Anywhere|
|Hardware Requirements||Standard DVD Player|
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