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By Igor Stohl

Garry Kasparov has ruled the chess global for greater than 20 years. His dynamism and guidance have set an instance that's through such a lot formidable avid gamers. Igor Stohl has chosen seventy four of Kasparov's most sensible and such a lot instructive video games from 1973 to 1993, and annotated them intimately. The emphasis is on explaining the options in the back of Kasparov's judgements, and the rules and ideas embodied by way of his strikes. Stohl offers a wealth of clean insights into those landmark video games, including many new analytical issues. This makes the publication striking learn fabric for all chess enthusiasts.

In 1985 Garry Kasparov grew to become the youngest international chess champion in historical past via defeating Anatoly Karpov in an epic fight. two decades later he was once nonetheless international number one, and is an the world over popular determine, recognized even one of the non-chess-playing public following high-profile occasions similar to his suits opposed to IBM's Deep Blue supercomputer, and the Kasparov vs. international online game in 1999.

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