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Publisher: Staton Associates (August 23, 2013)
Publication Date: August 23, 2013
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Whether chess novice or expert these stories and discussions will engage and amuse all readers. Part autobiography, part scholarship this collection of short essays describe the lifetime of serendipity and thought the author has experienced on his way to being a chess aficionado. This work shows chess as more than just a game played on a board, but an active participant in the player's life. Funny, familiar and thought-provoking, it should be read by anyone curious about how an ancient board game has evolved over many lifetimes and provocatively informed one lifetime.
Who knew there was so much more to the game of chess than just learning how to play the game.
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