Botvinnik v Tal Moscow 1961 Return Match for the World Chess Championship by Mikhail Botvinnik
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Publisher: Edition Olms, 2005 Edition: Paperback medium ISBN: 978-3-283-00461-3 Pages: 128 Language: English
When Mikhail Botvinnik lost the world championship in 1960 to the dazzling attacking player from Riga, Mikhail Tal, there seemed little chance of him regaining his title.
Yet in the Return Match a year later, with a surprising demonstration of aggressive chess, Botvinnik completely outplayed his young opponent and ran out the easy winner. All 21 games of the match are deeply annotated.