Autor: Soltis, Andrew
Verlag: Batsford Chess
“Bobby Fischer…The precision and energy that he played with is unmatched in the history of chess.”
Magnus Carlsen, World Chess Champion
Nearly 30 years since his last chess game, Bobby Fischer’s fame continues to grow. Appearing in Hollywood movies, documentaries and best-selling books, his life and career are as fascinating as they ever were and his games continue to generate discussion. Indeed, with each new generation of computer, stunning discoveries are made about moves that have been debated by grandmasters for decades.
- An updated, expanded edition of the 2003 classic, with all 100 games reanalyzed, along with six additional games
- This book covers the entire career of an American chess grandmaster and eleventh World Chess Champion, going well beyond his My 60 Memorable Games, and includes rarely seen "lost" Fischer games
- With new insights into what made the enigmatic Fischer play – and act – the way he did
International Grandmaster Andrew Soltis played Fischer and also reported, as a journalist, on the American’s legendary career. He is the author of many books, including Pawn Structure Chess, 365 Chess Master Lessons and What it Takes to Become a Chess Master.