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Epic Battles of the Chessboard

Product Code: B0014DV


Publisher: Dover
Author: R. N. Coles
Year of Publication: 1996

Pages: 175
Notation Type: Descriptive (DN)


Book DescriptionEnjoy and learn from 50 of the greatest games ever played, featuring a roster of chess immortals: Morphy, Steinitz, Lasker, Capablanca, Alekhine, Botvinnik and many more. All are immersed here in titanic struggles that bring out their most courageous, resourceful and tenacious play. Steinitz v. Lasker for world championship, 1896; Capablanca v. Marshall, New York, 1918; many more. 99 diagrams. Index of openings.

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Shopworn N/A
ISBN 9780486293554
Manufacturer Dover Chess
Author(s) R. N. Coles
Pages 175 Pages
Publication Date Jan 1, 1996
Notation Type DN - Descriptive
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