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    101 Brilliant Chess Miniatures

    A Collection of Sparkling Modern Games to Instruct and Entertain

    Product Code: B0131GB

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    Publisher: Gambit
    Author: John Nunn
    Year of Publication: 2000

    Pages: 176
    Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)


    Book DescriptionOne of the world's finest writers on chess presents his selection of brilliant modern games of 25 moves or fewer. Much can be learned from these sparkling miniatures. John Nunn examines how the loser might have avoided disaster, and explains how the winner managed to punch home his advantage so effectively.

    The games themselves are absolute gems. In a roll-call of the world elite, grandmasters and World Champions feature as both victor and victim. Fischer, Timman, Kramnik and Shirov all have wins. There are two wins apiece for Spassky and Korchnoi, five by Tal and seven by Kasparov. The format (with three diagrams per page, and up to six per game) enables the book to be enjoyed even if a chess set is not handy.

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    Product Details

    ISBN 9781901983166
    Manufacturer Gambit Publishing
    Author(s) John Nunn
    Pages 176 Pages
    Publication Date Jan 1, 2000
    Notation Type FAN - Figurine

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