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Karlsbad 1907

Product Code: B0011CA

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Publisher: Caissa Editions
Author: George Marco & Carl Schlechter
Year of Publication: 2007

Pages: 448
Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


Book DescriptionAn English translation of this original famous tournament book in German by George Marco and Carl Schlechter. This edition has the advantage of enhancements such as the addition of 15 photos of many of the players along with corrections and additional analysis using the new, very strong program, Rybka. The tournament was one of the strongest of the last century with only Lasker, Tarrasch and Burn, missing from the roster of the world's best players of that day. The young player Rubinstein won in fine style followed by Maroczy just one-half point behind and by Leonhardt, Nimzovich/Schlechter, Vidmar, Duras/Teichmann, Salwe, Wolf, Dus-Chotimirski/Marshall, Spielmann, Tartakower, Berger/Mieses/Chigorin, Olland, E. Cohn, and Johner in that order. This was to be the Chigorin's last tournament, though he still showed flashes of his brilliance in individual games. Marco and Schlechter contributed superb notes in a style combining wit, depth, and accuracy. 448 pages, hardback, on acid-free paper. This is the gem of all tournament books.

Our Price: $54.95


Author: Alexander Ilyin-Genevsky
Publication Date: January 1, 2007
Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
Page Count: 448 Pages

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