My 60 Memorable Games

My 60 Memorable Games

Book - 2008
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One of the most important chess books ever written, reissued in celebration of a chess genius, Bobby Fischer. The American takes the reader through 60 of his games, describing his thoughts, the intricacies behind his and his opponent's strategies, the tactical justification of moves and the psychological battle in each one. You''ll find beautifully simple positional play next to out-of-this-world combinations that are just breathtaking. Fischer played nearly all of these games as a grandmaster so they are at the very highest level, but his lucid commentary makes every move and idea both accessible and understandable. Every player will learn huge amounts from this book. It is essential for each chess enthusiast, competitor and professional. The controversial alterations that were made to Bobby Fischer's words in the last edition have been omitted in this book, so only the author's own words are expressed, giving a true insight into one of the most gifted, troubled and controversial minds of the 20th century.

Publisher: London : Batsford, ©2008.
ISBN: 9781906388300
190638830X
Characteristics: 384 pages :,illustrations ;,24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Evans, Larry 1932-2010
Alternative Title: My sixty memorable games

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Dec 17, 2019

The most famous player in history writes about his own games! With his usual high-quality analysis (now aided by high-powered chess programs), you can learn from arguably the greatest chessplayer ever. Learning from Fischer's games is a treat because he played every phase exceptionally well.

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