A. Alekhine: Agony of a Chess Genius

A. Alekhine: Agony of a Chess Genius

By: Pablo Moran (author), Dale A. Brandreth (translator), Frank X. Mur (translator)Paperback

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The tragic last years of world chess champion Alexander Alekhine (1892-1946), 45 of his match and tournament games in Spain and Portugal from 1943 to 1946 and 100 other late exhibition games are covered. A definitive biographical sketch emerges of Alekhine in his final phase, covering his marriages, alcoholism and murky involvement with the Nazis.

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Pablo Moran, of Oviedo, Spain, is an international arbiter, a national master and author of seven other chess books. Frank X. Mur is a Spanish translator and interpreter living in Oakland, California. Dale A. Brandreth lives in Yorklyn, Delaware, and is a well known publisher and distributor of chess books.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/07/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780786459810
  • Format: Paperback
  • ID: 9780786459810
  • weight: 454
  • ISBN10: 0786459816

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