This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Emanuel Lasker was the longest-reigning world champion (1894-1921) and remained one of the world''s top 10 players for nearly four decades. He competed against top players such as Capablanca, Rubinstein and Alekhine at the height of their game, and was consistently successful, yet almost no one studies his games today. Lasker is often overlooked by the modern chess player, and the secrets of his success remain a mystery. Chess journalist Andy Soltis reveals for the first time the winning formula behind Lasker''s phenonemal acheivements. Over 100 annotated games, Soltis analyses the tricks, traps and techniques behind the winning moves, and makes Lasker''s methods accessible to today''s players. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Emanuel Lasker held the world chess championship longer than any other player in history (1894 to 1921). He competed against such greats as Capablanca, Rubinstein, and Alekhine at the height of their game, and was consistently successful yet almost no one studies his games today. International Grandmaster Andrew Soltis now rectifies that oversight with a book that takes the full measure of Lasker?s genius. With more than 100 annotated games, this extended look into the thinking of a neglected chess wizard is full of surprises offering both a much-needed reappraisal of Lasker and a cornucopia of fresh insights for today?s player.
Über den Autor: International grandmaster Andy Soltis is a professional journalist and popular chess writer. As the author of numerous chess biographies, including Bobby Fischer Rediscovered (0713488468) also published by Batsford, he is able to provide an objective, entertaining and qualified review of the world's chess greats and their most exciting games. He lives in New York.
Buchbeschreibung B.T. Batsford, Ltd, London, 2005. first. Octavo; G-/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with orange & white text; Covers are rubbed with fraying corners, age toned; Textblock is age toned, cracking from spine at pp 24-25, pages are taped in place at pp 9-10, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 18-19, 20-21 and 290-291; Spine is slightly cocked; pp 320. Rockville Non-Retail Listings. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 13-1-1276081
Buchbeschreibung Batsford, 2006. Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P020713489839
Buchbeschreibung Batsford, 2006. Paperback. Buchzustand: Like New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P010713489839
Buchbeschreibung Batsford, 2006. Paperback. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P110713489839