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By Steve Giddins

Ever due to the fact that its release in 1984, New In Chess has been the most well-liked and widely-read chess journal on this planet, with a readership that levels from global champions to the humblest membership participant.

No different journal in chess heritage can boast this type of glittering array of world-class grandmasters among its ordinary contributors.

Now, to mark the twenty fifth anniversary of the magazine's release, New In Chess: the 1st 25 Years brings you an anthology of its top and such a lot interesting articles over the interval.

From match stories, annotated video games, interviews, historic articles, endgame analyses, and lots more and plenty, even more, the ebook bargains a distinct point of view at the chess of the previous area of a century.

Here you could learn inside of money owed of some of the maximum chess tales of the previous 25 years, together with Kasparov's gorgeous retirement declaration in 2005, Fischer's ultimate years in Iceland, how Kramnik took the area name from Kasparov in 2000, and the way Anand took an analogous name from Kramnik himself, 8 years later.

The many interviews within the ebook contain no fewer than 9 international champions, plus numerous different top grandmasters.

Steve Giddins is a Fide grasp from England, and a hugely skilled chess author and journalist. His earlier initiatives for brand new In Chess comprise co-editing The Chess teacher 2009, and translating a few books from Russian.

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