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Lasker's chess primer

Author: Emanuel Lasker
Publisher: London : Portman Press, 1988, ©1934.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book is designed to serve as a tutorial for the complete beginner, explaining the rules and the important principles of good chess, written by a former World Chess champion.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emanuel Lasker
ISBN: 0713462418 9780713462418
OCLC Number: 21118220
Notes: "An elementary text book for beginners, which teaches chess by a new, easy and comprehensive method."
Reprint. Originally published: 1934.
Description: 110 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The rules of Chess; the initial position; the pieces; notation systems; the moves of the pieces; exercises; the object of the game; exercises; the end game; the start of the game; principles of chess strategy; examples of the play of masters.
Responsibility: by Emanuel Lasker ; with introduction by W.H. Watts.
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