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    Chess Duels

    My Games with the World Champions

    Product Code: B0302EM

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    Publisher: Everyman Chess
    Author: Yasser Seirawan
    Year of Publication: 2010

    Pages: 432
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


    Book DescriptionFour-time US Champion Yasser Seirawan provides a fascinating and highly entertaining account of his games and encounters with the world champions of chess including: Garry Kasparov, Anatoly Karpov, Bobby Fischer, Boris Spassky, Tigran Petrosian, Mikhail Tal, Vassily Smyslov, Mikhail Botvinnik and Max Euwe.

    Having been involved in frequent battles against world champions over a 25-year period, Seirawan is in an ideal position to reveal how it really feels to be facing the legends of the game. He describes and analyses, in depth, his most memorable encounters - both famous victories and painful defeats, against the best chessplayers of the last 50 years.

    During this time Seirawan has also been highly active in off-the-board chess activities. This has brought him into close personal contact with many of these champions. In Chess Duels: My Games with the World Champions, Seirawan recounts many stories involving these giants of the game - giving an intriguing insight into their personalities away from the board.

    * Instructive and entertaining coverage of games with world champions
    * Discover the characteristics of the legends, on and off the board
    * Ideal for players of all levels

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    Our Price: $34.95



    Product Details

    ISBN 9781857445879
    Manufacturer Everyman Chess
    Author(s) Yasser Seirawan
    Pages 432 Pages
    Publication Date May 25, 2010
    Notation Type AN - Algebraic
    Hardcover? Yes

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