The Book of Chess Lists

The Book of Chess Lists

by Andy Soltis
     
 

The best, the worst, the shortest, the oddest, the longest, the most deceitful, the most memorable, the most brilliant, the dumbest—of players, games, matches, tournaments, books, ideas, etc.

The lists are replete with background detail and exact facts—the book is altogether an essential part of any chess collection and a browser's delight.

Overview

The best, the worst, the shortest, the oddest, the longest, the most deceitful, the most memorable, the most brilliant, the dumbest—of players, games, matches, tournaments, books, ideas, etc.

The lists are replete with background detail and exact facts—the book is altogether an essential part of any chess collection and a browser's delight.

Editorial Reviews

Chess Life
just the right combination of fascination and brio
San Francisco Chronicle
a real browser's delight
Washington Times
arguably the best chess writer on the American scene...opulent

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780899500966
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
10/28/1984
Pages:
224

Meet the Author

Grandmaster Andy Soltis, eight times champion of the Marshall Chess Club, New York Post editor and Chess Life columnist, is the author of dozens of chess books. He lives in New York City.

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