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William Steinitz, Chess Champion


487 pages, clothbound, McFarland, 1993

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Weight 880 g
Manufacturer McFarland
Width 15,5 cm
Height 23,5 cm
Medium Book
Year of Publication 1993
Author Kurt Landsberger
Language English
ISBN-10 0899507581
Pages 487
Binding clothbound

IX List of illustrations

XI An opinion about this book (Ken Whyld)

XIII Preface

001 1836-1862 "At the chessboard, I am Epstein."

025 1862-1872 "I was always better than you."

063 1872-1882 "Inky ruffians."

127 1882-1887 "He evidently has an extraordinary good memory,

for he always makes the same mistakes."

Between pages 170 and 171 are 32 plates containing 46 photographs and facsimiles

171 1887-1888 "Contempt without silence."

209 1888-1892 "The old master of a young school and a young master of the old school."

285 1892-1897 "The romantic surprise aroused me as never before."

357 1897-1900 "The drummer's tatoo was so continuous and so macabre."

405 Tournaments and matches (Ken Whyld)

409 William, the conqueror (Andy Soltis)

465 The theory of Steinitz (David Hooper)

471 Bibliography

477 Index