The Big Book of World Chess Championships - Andre Schulz
The Big Book of World Chess Championships by Andre Schulz
46 Title Fights – from Steinitz to Carlsen
Paperback, 352 pages
German chess journalist Andre Schulz tells the stories of the World Chess Championship title fights in fascinating detail: the historical and social backgrounds, the prize money and the rules, the seconds and other helpers, and the psychological wars on and off the board.
Schulz has also selected one defining game from each championship, and he explains the moves of the Champions, and the ideas behind the moves in a way that is easily accessible for amateur players.
Relive the magic of Capablanca, Botvinnik, Karpov, Kasparov, Bobby Fischer and the others. This is a book that no true chess lover wants to miss.
ISBN: 978-90-5691-635-0, New in Chess