An Invitation to Chess
A Picture Guide to the Royal GameProduct Code: B0025IS
Publisher: Ishi Press
Author: Kenneth Harkness and Irving Chernev
Year of Publication: 2008(2nd)
Notation Type: Descriptive (DN)
An Invitation to Chess is perhaps the most successful chess book ever written, with sales of over 100,000. It is a basic beginners book, starting with the moves of the pieces and rapidly advancing to more complex problems and examples.
About the Authors
Kenneth Harkness was the inventor of the Chess Rating System. He was for many years the editor of Chess Review magazine, and was the author of the Blue Book and Encyclopedia of Chess and several other chess books. Irving Chernev was one of the most popular writers about the game of chess.
Media Mail Eligible
Media Mail® shipping from the US Postal Service is the cost-effective way to ship Books, Software and DVDs. With shipping rates starting at only $5.00, it's the most affordable shipping method available.