Chess : From First Moves to Checkmate

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This new edition of a classic title will seduce a huge range of readers, from novice to intermediate players. Computer-generated artwork recreates the chessboard, pieces and moves in a wholly original way. Readers will improve their game with graded puzzles, and can brush up on the fascinating history of chess, with features on great players and legendary more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 228.6 x 228.6 x 7.62mm | 272.15g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New
  • 0753419300
  • 9780753419304
  • 1,501,115

About Grandmaster Daniel King

Daniel King is a professional chess player who has achieved the highest chess title -- International Grandmaster. He has written eleven books about chess and has done live television commentary of the World Chess more

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King"s latest book on chess is a real gem. The computer-generated graphics are staggering. Certain to make this irresistible to browsers." --Booklistshow more

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44 ratings
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