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Shady Side

The Life And Crimes of Norman Tweed Whitaker
A chronicle of America's most notorious chess master based on many of his own papers. Includes a detailed story of his life, his loves, his cons, and his many chess experiences in a 60+-year career. along with 570 of his games (some with full notes). Much US chess history and some excellent photos are a notable part of the book. NOTE: This book won the Chess Cafe 'Book of the Year' award for 2000.
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Publisher: Caissa Editions
Author: John Hilbert
Year of Publication: 2000

Pages: 481
Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


Book Description

A chronicle of America's most notorious chess master based on many of his own papers. Includes a detailed story of his life, his loves, his cons, and his many chess experiences in a 60+-year career. along with 570 of his games (some with full notes). Much US chess history and some excellent photos are a notable part of the book. NOTE: This book won the Chess Cafe 'Book of the Year' award for 2000.

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ISBN 9780939433575
Author/s John Hilbert
Pages 481 Pages
Publication Date Dec 31, 1999
Notation Type AN - Algebraic
Book Binding Type Hardcover
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