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Garry Kasparov's Greatest Chess Games - VOLUME 1

Product Code: B0069GB


Publisher: Gambit
Author: Igor Stohl
Year of Publication: 2005

Pages: 320
Notation Type: Figurine (FAN)


Book DescriptionGarry Kasparov has dominated the chess world for more than twenty years. His dynamism and preparation have set an example that is followed by most ambitious players. Igor Stohl has selected 74 of Kasparov's best and most instructive games from 1973 to 1993, and annotated them in detail. The emphasis is on explaining the thoughts behind Kasparov's decisions, and the principles and concepts embodied by his moves. Stohl provides a wealth of fresh insights into these landmark games, together with many new analytical points. This makes the book outstanding study material for all chess enthusiasts.

In 1985 Garry Kasparov became the youngest world chess champion in history by defeating Anatoly Karpov in an epic struggle. Twenty years later he was still world number 1, and an internationally renowned figure, famous even among the non-chess-playing public following high-profile events such as his matches against IBM's Deep Blue supercomputer, and the Kasparov vs. World game in 1999.

Igor Stohl is a well-known grandmaster from Slovakia. He plays in several national leagues and is a noted opening theoretician. His thorough annotations frequently appear in Ceskoslovensky Sach, Informator and ChessBase Magazine.

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ISBN 1904600328
Manufacturer Gambit Publishing
Author(s) Igor Stohl
Pages 320 Pages
Publication Date Jan 1, 2005
Notation Type FAN - Figurine
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