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How Fischer Plays Chess

Product Code: B0040IS

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Publisher: Ishi Press
Author: David N. L. Levy
Year of Publication: 2009(2nd)

Pages: 162
Notation Type: Descriptive (DN)


Book Description

A study and analysis of the games of Bobby Fischer, the greatest chess player the world has ever known

About the Author(s)

David Neil Lawrence Levy (b. March 14, 1945, in London), is a Scottish International Master of chess, a businessman noted for his involvement with computer chess, and the founder of the Computer Olympiads and the Mind Sports Olympiads. He has written more than 40 books on chess and computers.

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Author: David Levy
Publication Date: March 30, 2009
Notation Type: DN - Descriptive
Page Count: 162 Pages

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