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My Best Games of Chess, 1908" 1937

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One of chess's great inventive geniuses presents his 220 best games, with fascinating personal accounts of the dazzling victories that made him a legend. Includes historic matches against Capablanca, Euwe, and Bogoljubov. Alekhine's penetrating commentary on strategy, tactics, and more — and a revealing memoir. Numerous diagrams.

Synopsis:

The best games of one of the best players in chess history. 220 games with Alekhine's own accounts. Spans 30 years of tournament play.

Table of Contents

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE SUMMARY OF RESULTS PART I (1908-20) CHAPTER I. ST. PETERSBURG AMATEUR TOURNAMENT, 1909 CHAPTER II. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT HAMBURG, 1910 CHAPTER III. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT CARLSBAD, 1911   CHAPTER IV. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT STOCKHOLM, 1912   CHAPTER V. ALL-RUSSIAN MASTERS' TOURNAMENT AT VILNA, 1912   CHAPTER VI. MASTERS' QUADRANGULAR TOURNA­MENT AT ST. PETERSBURG, 1913 CHAPTER VII. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT SCHEVENINGEN, 1913   CHAPTER VIII. ALL RUSSIAN MASTERS' TOURNAMENT AT ST. PETERSBURG, 1913-14   CHAPTER IX. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT ST. PETERSBURG, 1914   CHAPTER X. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT MANNHEIM, 1914   CHAPTER XI. LOCAL TOURNAMENTS, EXHIBITION AND MATCH GAMES, SIMULTANEOUS AND CORRESPONDENCE GAMES, ETC.   PART II (1920-23) CHAPTER XII. ALL RUSSIAN MASTERS' TOURNAMENT AT MOSCOW, 1920 CHAPTER XIII. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT TROMERG, 1921 CHAPTER XIV. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT BUDAPEST, 1921 CHAPTER XV. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT THE HAGUE, 1921   CHAPTER XVI. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT PISTYAN, 1922 CHAPTER XVII. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT LONDON, 1922 CHAPTER XVIII. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT HASTINGS, 1922   CHAPTER XIX. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT VIENNA, 1922 CHAPTER XX. TOURNAMENT AT MARGATE, 1923 CHAPTER XXI. INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT AT CARLSBAD, 1923 CHAPTER XXII. MAJOR OPEN TOURNAMENT AT PORTSMOUTH, 1923 CHAPTER XXIII. EXHIBITION GAMES AND SIMUL­TANEOUS GAMES   INDEX OF OPENINGS INDEX OF NAMES

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486249414
Author:
Alekhine, Alexander
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
Hobbies and games
Subject:
Collections of games
Subject:
Chess players
Subject:
Chess -- Tournaments.
Subject:
Chess - General
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
Alexander Alekhine
Subject:
Great chess games
Subject:
GAMES / Chess
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Chess
Series Volume:
Bd. 44 =
Publication Date:
20111131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
592
Dimensions:
50 x 5.38 in 1.21 lb

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