Incredible Savings on One-of-a-Kind Items - Updated Daily!

 

X

This Crazy World of Chess

After Reading this Controversial Book, You'll Never Look at Chess the Same Way Again!

Product Code: B0032CZ

img


Publisher: Cardoza
Author: Larry Evans
Year of Publication: 2007

Pages: 294
Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


Book Description The most controversial chess book ever written exposes the intrigues, scandals, conspiracies, dirty dealings and fascinating tidbits, not just with famous players and corrupt chess federations, but also killers, bloodthirsty tyrants, 12-year-old grandmasters and even legendary movie stars such as Charlie Chaplin and Humphrey Bogart. Chess giants include Gary Kasparov, Anatoly Karpov and Vladimir Kramnik, and of course, the enigmatic legend, Bobby Fischer, whose outrageous antics are revealed here. After reading this book and learning what really goes on, you'll never look at chess the same way again!

Our Price: $9.95


Author: Larry Evans
Publication Date: January 1, 2007
Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
Page Count: 294 Pages

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.

Related Products

  • Batsford Book of Chess Records
    The book aims to fill a gap in chess literature by listing the record holders in numerous aspects of the game. It is divided into four sections: Games; People; Tournaments, Matches and Events; and Around the Black and White Board, giving the chess play of some amazing chess record moves.
    img

    Batsford Book of Chess Records

    Catalog Code: B0008BT
    Our Price: $12.95
  • US Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess - FIFTH EDITION
    The U.S. Chess Federation Official Rules of Chess is the only official rulebook for chess. Serious players at every level as well as chess club teachers, directors, and tournament sponsors should have it on hand during every match. This new edition features the latest rules, including guidelines for the popular game of speed chess, an updated quick rating system, and the latest conventions of governing tournaments.
    img

    US Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess - FIFTH EDITION

    Catalog Code: B0012RH
    Our Price: $19.95
  • How to Get Better at Chess
    The material in these pages form one of the most original chess books ever printed. Questions that have been in the mind of all chess players are answered by the greatest legends of the game. Luminaries such as Grandmasters Tal, Larsen and Seirawan present previously unpublished stories, comments and anecdotes that will usrely delight any chess enthusiast.
    img

    How to Get Better at Chess

    Catalog Code: B0016OB
    Our Price: $17.95
  • The Official Rules of Chess

    Publisher: Cardoza Publishing
    Author: Eric Schiller
    Year of Publication: 2003 Pages: 128
    Notation Type: None


    Book Description This rule book is the essential guide to the professional, scholastic, and Internet rules of chess. Written in plain English for practical use, you'll learn everything you need to know about tournaments, rating systems, etiquette for in-person and online play, and chess notation. Special sections for students and parents answer all the frequently asked questions about competitive play. These are the rules that apply to every tournament form of chess, from scholastic competitions, to world championship play. About the Author(s) Eric Schiller is a National Master and well-known opening theoretician. He has authored Bozens of monographs and is a Contributing Editor to Chess Life magazine. He holds a Ph. D. in Linguistics from the University of Chicago, and has translated Works by the present and former World Champions.
    img

    The Official Rules of Chess

    Catalog Code: B0031CZ
    Our Price: $9.95
Tell us what you think about this item!

What Our Customers Are Saying About The House Of Staunton

lb