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The Immortal Games of Capablanca

Product Code: B0050DV

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Book Description

Superbly annotated treasury includes 113 of the Cuban master's greatest games against Marshall, Lasker, Euwe, and many other formidable opponents. It also contains not only many games previously unavailable in book form, but a biography of Capablanca, his tournament and match record, and an Index of Openings.

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Author: Fred Reinfeld
Publication Date: August 25, 2012
Notation Type: DN - Descriptive
Page Count: 256 Pages

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