My Best Games of Chess, by Alexander Alekhine is a collection of games annotated by the renowned World Champion. The Russell Enterprises. My Best Games of Chess, has ratings and 6 reviews. Paul said: This book is a conflation of two separate collections of Alekhine’s best game. There are of course others, among them My Best Games of Chess, by the fourth world chess champion, Alexander Alekhine. The original English.

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Alexander Alekhine’s My Best Games of Chess: 1908-1937 PDF

my best games of chess alekhine How Chess Games are Won and Lost – download pdf or read online. April 19, Steve K. Thanks for telling us about the problem. And you will not fail to be impressed by the genuine genius that is Alekhine. Too much analysis can overwhelm even the most attentive reader.

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Subsequently, there were two developments: John Muniz rated it liked it Mar 04, One final, amusing point that I meant to include in the review but forgot to. I don’t think I said I “hated” it, but I do think it’s inelegant and ugly. Russell Enterprises pages Reviewed by John Watson.

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Donald McKim at JeremySilman. Published November 2nd by Dover Publications first published It also makes sense from a training perspective if you are using the gamss without a chessboard. This volume belongs in the library of every serious student of the game.

Interesting annotations by Alekhine. Oct 14, Serge Pierro rated it really liked it Shelves: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The old way may be a matter of keeping publishing cost down but it’s fairly easy nowadays to click flip board before saving a diagram. To ask other my best games of chess alekhine questions about My Best Games gamees Chess,please sign up.

So if they had white on the bottom when he is black it wouldn’t be a big deal to me, only a slight preference. There was also a three colume series of Alekhine by Moravian Chess in April 24, Ish.

My Best Games of Chess (Alekhine)

The errors were certainly there to be noted, but as a book that isn’t just historical and instructional but also inspirational, the heavy footnotes weren’t the best fit.

Aloisio Ponti rated it it was amazing Oct 07, Harry Potter rated it it was amazing Oct 22, my best games of chess alekhine Most other writers engaged in generalities using hard variations when there was no risk of error. This site uses cookies. There are scintillating tactical brilliancies, such as against Bogoljubow at HastingsAsztalos at Kecskemetand Pirc at Bled Annotations before Alekhine or perhaps Tartakower tended to be fluffy, light on substance.

All the same, I don’t see how that is any sort of argument in favor of notation as my best games of chess alekhine but an abomination compared to our current options! Of course, descriptive notation of the “P-K4, N-KB3” variety is itself an evolution from even more painful forebears.

And I otherwise really like that book ‘Confessions’. Lists with This Book.

My Best Games of Chess, 1908-1937

Study the games and ideas of the great masters of the past, and your game will improve. Refresh and try again. No trivia or quizzes yet.

It’s good for a chuckle, and we can enjoy some interesting reflections about bedt linguistics and linguistics in general. Fhess this book had just been the first volume, I would have given my best games of chess alekhine five stars. Hell, why study annotated games at all when you can just play endless blitz my best games of chess alekhine free at chess. Between and his successes in tournaments were unsurpassed by any master at any time in the history of chess.

I will be overly brief here, but hopefully say enough to encourage you to buy the book. You can get alot of knowledge from classic books. There were an additional ches games thrown in covering the last part of Alekhine’s careeer. Another book to have with you on that deserted island. At least if you can get them off their electronics long enough to read a book. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser.

My best games of chess alekhine you check out the page errata, you’ll see that it’s always White on the bottom of the diagrams, regardless of which color Alekhine my best games of chess alekhine in the game. Alekhine was an attacking player, and it is interesting to see him in action against the best of his day. The speeded up Dragon is a dynamic selection for Black and arguably the main usual strategy to play the Sicilian Defence: He could produce positional masterpieces that showed deep strategic understanding e.

And it’s a huge PDF file at that, weighing in at a dense 63 pages! The games are fantastic, and Alekhine was unparalleled in his day as an annotator in his analytical depth and creativity.