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Garry Kasparov on Garry Kasparov, Part III
Titel: Garry Kasparov on Garry Kasparov, Part III
Auteur: Kasparov G.
Uitgever: Everyman
Jaartal: 2014
Taal: Engels
Aantal pagina's:   501
Verkoopprijs:   € 35.00
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Garry Kasparov on Garry Kasparov: Part III is the final volume in a major three-volume series made unique by the fact that it records the greatest chess battles played by the greatest chessplayer of all-time.

Kasparov’s series of historical volumes have received great critical and public acclaim for their rigorous analysis and comprehensive detail regarding the developments in chess that occurred both on and off the board.

The first two volumes in this series saw Kasparov emerging as a huge talent, toppling his great rival Anatoly Karpov and then defending the World Championship title on three occasions. This third volume focuses on the final 12 years of Kasparov’s career up until his retirement from full-time chess in 2005.

Author Bio

Garry Kasparov is generally regarded as the greatest chess player ever. He was the thirteenth World Champion, holding the title between 1985 and 2000. His tournament record is second to none, featuring numerous wins in the world's major events, often by substantial margins. As well as his outstanding successes, Kasparov has constantly promoted the game; he has done more than anyone to popularise chess in modern times.

  • Written by the most famous chess player of all time.
  • This series is completely unique.
  • Covers some of the most fascinating games every played in the history of chess.


005 Foreword

007 1 Short, Anand and Las Palmas

007 Match with Short

031 New Test

053 Amsterdam Quartet

060 Partial Revenge

066 Three Best Games

083 Tal Memorial

090 Great Play

100 Match with Anand

117 Progress Report

139 Difficult Opponent

145 Emerging from a ‘Groggy’ State

157 Supreme Court

171 2 Second Peak

171 Battle for Prestige

193 Quality Control of the Champion

203 34-year-old ‘Veteran’

214 Crisis Point

222 Record Winning Series

243 My Stellar Linares

270 Historic Rating

281 Necessary Demonstration

291 Fatal Choice

300 Double Hat-trick

309 Match with Kramnik

331 3 Life after Death

331 Farewell to Wijk aan Zee

343 Three-Point Margin

355 Fall of the Berlin Wall

372 Who is the Real King?

392 Last Olympiad Triumph

400 Borderline Condition

409 Instead of Yalta – to Crete

423 Different Sorts of Draws

433 Russian ‘Gold’

441 Finishing Line

461 4 Experiments

461 Simuls’ against Professionals

481 Quickly, even more Quickly...

496 Index of Openings

498 Index of Games

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