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The Kids' Book of Chess with Other

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Publisher Comments:

Illustrated Chess for Children was originally published in 1970. Now renamed, updated, newly illustrated, and presented with a custom-designed chess board and full set of chess pieces, the kids' book of chess and chess set introduces kids to the game that's inspired passion and challenge for over 900 years. Fantasy art captures the energy and excitement of chess's origins-the medieval battlefield-while a direct, lively text explains the game and its pieces in light of history. Readers are led through the fundamentals of beginning, middle, and end game, and shown winning strategies for offense and defense.

Selection of the Book-of-the-Month and Trumpet Book clubs. Suitable for ages 8-12. 792,000 copies in print. Illustrations by Kimberly Bulcken Root.

Synopsis:

Traces the history of chess, describes the pieces and how they move, and discusses the strategy of the game.

Synopsis:

Fantasy art captures the energy and excitement of chess's origins--the medieval battlefield--in this acclaimed introduction to the world's most enduring game. Full color.

About the Author

Author Harvey Kidder, a resident of Westchester County, New York, originally wrote The Kids' Book of Chess for his son.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780894807671
Author:
Root, Kimberly Bulcken
Author:
Root, Kimberly Bulcken
Publisher:
Workman Publishing Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Chess
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords
Subject:
Games & Activities - Board Games
Subject:
Chess for children
Subject:
Chess for children -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Games & Activities / General
Subject:
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Activity Books
Subject:
Social sciences
Subject:
UVENILE NONFICTION / Games & Activities / General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 1449
Publication Date:
19900111
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
12 x 8 x 1.69 in 1.13 lb
Age Level:
07-12

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Product details 96 pages Workman Publishing - English 9780894807671 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Traces the history of chess, describes the pieces and how they move, and discusses the strategy of the game.
"Synopsis" by , Fantasy art captures the energy and excitement of chess's origins--the medieval battlefield--in this acclaimed introduction to the world's most enduring game. Full color.
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