Autor: Sanchez, Miguel
Meticulously researched, utilizing many sources available only in Capablanca’s home country, it puts truth to legend regarding a man who stood astride the chess world in of its most dynamic and dramatic eras. Numerous games and diagrams complement the text, as do a wealth of photographs.
- “Even the most ardent Capa fan will learn something new from Sanchez’s very readable book”—Chess Life
- “Meticulously researched…a welcome addition…first rate…highly recommended”—IM John Donaldson (JeremySilman.com)
- “Amazing…substantial research…a nice addition to any chess library”—Huffington Post
- “A luxurious work and a true labor of love…remarkable and well-researched”—Chess News
- “The first major biographical study of Capablanca in over 25 years”—Mind’s Eye Press
- “The elegant volume is both a biography, a manual of history and an excellent collection of annotated games”—Que Pasa en Venezuela