Master Class Band 9: Paul Morphy

Master Class Volume 9: Paul Morphy

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Meet one of the greatest geniuses in chess history! Paul Morphy's (1837-1884) career lasted only a few years, but he still managed to defeat the best chess players of his time. After his triumphant tour of Europe in 1858/1859, the American was celebrated as the unofficial world champion. But how was it possible that Morphy easily outplayed his experienced opponents? What were his particular strengths?