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    Garry Kasparov on My Great Predecessors - VOLUME III

    Petrosian and Spassky

    Product Code: B0134EM

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    Publisher: Everyman Chess
    Author: Garry Kasparov
    Year of Publication: 2004

    Pages: 332
    Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)


    Book DescriptionThe battle for the World Chess Championship has witnessed numerous titanic struggles which have engaged the interest not only of the chess enthusiasts but of the public at large. The chessboard is the ultimate mental battleground and the world champions themselves are supreme intellectual gladiators.

    This magnificent compilation of play from the 1960s through to the 1970s forms the basis of the third part of Garry Kasparov's long-awaited definitive history of the World Chess Championship. Garry Kasparov, who is universally acclaimed as the greatest chessplayer ever, subjects the play from this era to a rigorous analysis, the examination being enhanced by the use of the latest chess software. This volume features the play of champions Tigran Petrosian (1963-1969) and Boris Spassky (1969-1972).

    However, this book is more than just a compilation of play from the greats of this era. Kasparov's biographies of these champions place them in a fascinating historical, political and cultural context. Kasparov explains how each champion brought his own distinctive style to the chessboard and enriched the theory of the game with new ideas.

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    Product Details

    ISBN 1857443713
    Manufacturer Everyman Chess
    Author(s) Garry Kasparov
    Pages 332 Pages
    Publication Date Jan 2, 2004
    Notation Type FAN - Figurine
    Popular Series My Great Predecessors
    Hardcover? Yes

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