This new and expanded edition of The Mammoth Book of the World's Greatest Chess Games contains the 112 greatest chess games of all time—selected, analyzed, re-evaluated and explained by a team of experts and illustrated with more than 900 diagrams. Among the highlights are Kasparov vs. Topalov; Kasparov vs. Wijk aan Zee; the super-computer Deep Blue’s historic first win over Kasparov; Boris Spassky’s “James Bond” Mating Combination; and Bobby Fischer’s “Game of the Century.” Study these games and learn about defense and counterattack, logical opening play, endgame strategy, psychological warfare, and how great players think.
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Graham Burgess has been a World Chess Federation (FIDE) Master since the age of 20. He lives in Bristol, England.
Dr. John Nunn was among the world’s leading grandmasters for nearly twenty years, winning four gold medals in chess Olympiads and finishing sixth overall in the World Cup in 1989. He lives in Chertsey, Surrey, England.
John Emms is one of England’s strongest grandmasters, and an experienced trainer and editor. He lives in Tonbridge, Kent, England.
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Book Description Carroll & Graf, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110786714115
Book Description Carroll & Graf, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0786714115
Book Description Carroll & Graf, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-050-51-2701702