A desirable glance backstage of top-level chess with marvelous research of the entire video games through Evgeny Bareev, a former moment of global champion Vladimir Kramnik. The authors show every little thing concerning the 3 international chess championship fits: the training, the development and the aftermath, the key process and the brutal tension. packed with honesty, irony, background, wit, anger, knowledge, or even poetry. Winner of the English Chess Federation 2008 Book-of-the-Year Award, the main prestigious chess booklet prize on the earth. With many photos.
Read or Download From London to Elista: The Inside Story of the World Chess Championship Matches that Vladimir Kramnik Won Against Garry Kasparov, Peter Leko, and Veselin Topalov PDF
Similar Chess books
Many books were written at the major traces of renowned openings comparable to the Sicilian and Nimzo-Indian and but there's little on abnormal off-beat traces. some of the adaptations during this publication are fairly unexplored and will be necessary guns for the weekend match play. foreign grasp Joel Benjamin and USCF grasp Eric Schillerr have written an outline of the entire much less universal diversifications.
The a hundred awesome video games during this quantity are Mikhail Botvinnik's personal offerings because the most sensible video games he performed sooner than changing into international Champion in 1948. They hide the interval from his first giant event — the USSR Championship of 1927, within which the 16-year-old Botvinnik turned a grasp — to the foreign event at Groningen in 1946 — within which he tested his skills for successful the realm championship.
Additional resources for From London to Elista: The Inside Story of the World Chess Championship Matches that Vladimir Kramnik Won Against Garry Kasparov, Peter Leko, and Veselin Topalov