This book provides a remarkably candid look at Patrick's chess, from his days in U.S. Junior competitions to his victoey in the U.S. Championship. At the same time, he gives you a glimpse of what it's like to be a chessplayer in America. A 'must read' for young players. A 'must read' for anyone who cares about what American chess is really about.
CLEARANCE - Wolff! : The Chess Career of Patrick Wolff
The material on the Modern Defence is divided into four sections corresponding to the middlegame and endgames.
CLEARANCE - The Modern Defence
This opening book was first published in 1976. Fairly comprehensive at a hefty 388 pages. At the time it was perhaps the best available go to book for this opening. It was only when Nunn's "Complete Najdorf" in two volumes was published that this book was superseded with updated research on the latest lines.
CLEARANCE - The Najdorf Variation
A study and analysis of the games of Bobby Fischer, the greatest chess player the world has ever known.
How Fischer Plays Chess
One of the few books that tutors experienced club and tournament players on how to master the middlegame.
CLEARANCE - How to Play the Middle Game in Chess
All 530 Available Encounters: 1961-1974
Karpov's Collected Games, All 530 Available Encounters: 1961-1974
Karpov's Collected Games
Great Encounters in Contemporary Chess
The moment of death has the power to stress in a single move the achievement or the futility of a life.
The death of Alekhine contains a paradox. If he had sought happiness, he found something different; if he had wanted fame, his name will live as long as chess is played.
CLEARANCE - The World Chess Championship
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