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Games Alekhine V3 1925-1927Games Alekhine V3 1925-1927.
Type: BARGAINS. Detail: Fiala & Kalendovsky. Product Code: 8071892246.
Retail Price: AUD $39.95 (includes GST)
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The best account of chess career of the Fourth World's chess champion A. Alekhine. The Third volume covers Alekhine's chess activities in 1925 1927. It was the busy period when Alekhine was poised to seize the world crown from Capablanca, covering several strong events (Paris and BademBaden in 1925, Hastings 192526, Semmering and Dresden in 1926, New York and Kecskemet in 1927) plus a host of simultaneous exhibitions. Includes contemporary accounts of events such as his amazing 25 out of 28 world breaking blindfold simultaneous at Paris in 1925, where Alekhine had to be lifted out of his armchair at the end of his 13 hour, 29 cigarrete marathon and detailed description of all known Alekhines simul exhibitions in France, Switzerland, Czechoslovakia, the Netherlands, Hungary, etc. The book contains 297 games, almost of them are fully annotated, Indexes of the players and openings, large photograph section. Hardback, 494 pages. Dimensions: 8.3 x 6.1 x 1.2 inches..
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