EBOOK - Garry Kasparov on Modern Chess - VOLUME IV
Kasparov vs. Karpov 1988-2009Product Code: E-B0308EM
Publisher: Everyman Chess
Author: Garry Kasparov
Year of Publication: 2010
Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)
Book DescriptionBetween 1984 and 1990 Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov contested five long matches for the World Championship. This fourth volume of the series 'Garry Kasparov on Modern Chess' concentrates on all the games played between the two from 1988 to the present day and features their fifth World Championship match played in New York and Lyon 1990.
The period after 1990 was also a fascinating one in the chess world as it witnessed the emergence of a new generation of young grandmasters capable of challenging the supremacy of the two 'K's'. Between them these great champions had dominated the chess landscape for the previous two decades and it has seemed unthinkable that a major tournament could be won by a different player. Now, however, grandmasters such as Viswanathan Anand, Vassily Ivanchuk, Nigel Short, Boris Gelfand, Vladimir Kramnik and Veselin Topalov arrived on the scene and proved themselves capable of competing successfully at the very highest levels.
This period also witnessed an increasing dissatisfaction amongst the world elite with the traditional ruling body, FIDE (the World Chess Federation). This led to attempts by the leading grandmasters to organise the World Championship cycle outside of FIDE's jurisdiction. In the late 1980s the Grandmasters Association (GMA) was created and was responsible for the organisation of the World Cup - a tournament championship of the world's leading chess players. Another organisation, the Professional Chess players Association (PCA) followed in 1993.
In this volume Garry Kasparov (world champion between 1985 and 2000 and generally regarded as the greatest player ever) analyses in depth all the games and matches he played against his great rival Anatoly Karpov from 1988 to the present day. Kasparov was personally involved in the creation of both the GMA and PCA and gives a fascinating insight into this important time in chess history.
Please refer to the Downloadable Item section to the right for important compatability information
NOTE: ALL ELECTRONIC (E) BOOK SALES ARE FINAL.
DIGITAL eBOOK FORMAT
You can now add your own analysis to our e-books! Due to the e-books being published in Chessbase's proprietary file format (.cbv ) , readers can now add their own ideas, extend the author's idea and even get the engine's point of view on the position as you read! No paper note taking required! We recommend choosing Chessbase 14 for the best experience
How do I download my new eBook?
Once you have completed the purchase, Click here to download your eBooks. They will be available immediately following your purchase. *Please Note: for immediate availability, please create an account beforehand; otherwise we will have to manually email the eBook to you.
Once you have downloaded your eBook, when using Fritz, Shredder, or Junior, switch to the Database window, select File menu, select Open, and search for the downloaded file, and click Open. The next time you open the eBook, you will see the name of the book followed by ".cbh" You will no longer use the downloaded file name. With Chessbase Reader, go directly to the File menu and follow the steps above to read your eBook.
What format are the eBooks?
Chessbase format - They will only run under ChessBase Software, which means that they will NOT run on such e-readers as Kindle, Nook, or iPad. These are not PDFs that you read, but actual, interactive versions of the books.
Where can I download a reader if I do not own one?
The ChessBase Reader is now available to download for all Training download products.
How do I install my eBook?
Download the eBook to your hard drive. When using Fritz, Shredder, or Junior, switch to the Database window, select File menu, select Open, and search for the downloaded file, and click Open. The next time you open the eBook, you will see the name of the book followed by ".cbh" You will no longer use the downloaded file name. With Chessbase Reader, go directly to the File menu and follow the steps above to read your eBook.
What are the System requirements?
Pentium, Windows 95/98/2000/ME/XP/7/8; 16MB RAM, CD-drive.
What happens if I lose my ebook?
Your eBook will remain on your USCF Sales Account for at least 30 days. You can download it for free during that time period. We recommend that you save a second copy of your eBook, just in case you misplace the first.
Is copying the ebook illegal?
Yes! When you purchase an ebook it is for your use only. You do not have permission to copy it and distribute it. This is illegal and you are breaking the law
What is your return/refund policy?
Due to the nature of the Electronic Book (eBook) item, eBook purchases are not eligible for return or refund under any circumstances.
Returns & Exchanges
Return Policy of Downloadable Software, DVDs and Electronic (E) Books - ITEMS THAT ARE NOT SHIPPED TO CUSTOMERS
We're sorry, but all purchases of Download Productsare final and can not be returned or exchanged. There are NO exceptions to this rule as this is the industry standard for downloadable products.
Media Mail Eligible
Media Mail® shipping from the US Postal Service is the cost-effective way to ship Books, Software and DVDs. With shipping rates starting at only 4.00, it's the most affordable shipping method available.