Complete Games of Alekhine, Vol. 3: 1925-1927

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Volume 3 contains 297 games with annotations from Alekhine and his contemporaries. The world's major (and minor!) newspaper and periodical libraries have been scoured for information and games and as a result this book contains a large amount of hitherto unknown biographical and background information as recorded in contemporary sources.

As usual the indexing and referencing is excellent. Also includes 14 pages of photographs on art paper.

Save 20% on:Volumes 1, 2 & 3 Combined

CONTENT

INTRODUCTION ...5

PART 1: THE YEAR 1925
Chapter One: A World Record in Simultaneous Exhibiton (Vlastimil Fiala) ...7
Chapter Two: International Tournament in Paris (Vlastimil Fiala) ...30
Chapter Three: Quadrangular Tournament in Berne (Vlastimil Fiala) ...57
Chapter Four: Simultaneous Tour of Czechoslvakia (Vlastimil Fiala) ...66
Chapter Five: The International Tournamnet in Baden-Baden (Vlastimil Fiala) ...104
Chapter Six: Three Puzzles in Alekhine's Life (His absence from the 1925 Moscow Tournament, his French citizenship, and his doctorate) (Vlastimil Fiala, Jan Kalendovský) ...160
Chapter Seven: Simultaneous Tour of the Switzerland and the Netherlands (Vlastimil Fiala) ...164
Conclusion ...185
Notes ...186

PART 2: THE YEAR 1926
Chapter One: The Chess Congress in Hastings (Vlastimil Fiala) ...189
Chapter Two: International Tournament at Semmering (Jan Kalendovský, Vlastimil Fiala) ...216
Chapter Three: International Tournament at Dresden (Vlastimil Fiala, Jan Kalendovský) .. 261
Chapter Four: Scarborough Congress (Vlastimil Fiala) ...286
Chapter Five: Tournament in Birmingham (Vlastimil Fiala, Jan Kalendovský) ...303
Chapter Six: The South-American Tour (Vlastimil Fiala) ...313
Conclusion and Notes ...346

PART 3. THE YEAR 1927
Chapter One: The Contest with Euwe (Vlastimil Fiala) ...350
Chapter Two: New York tournamnet 1927 (Vlastimil Fiala) ...387
Chapter Three: International Tournament at Kecskemét (Vlastimil Fiala) ...449
Conclusion and Notes ...483

PLAYERS INDEX ...485
ECO CODES INDEX ...487
BIBLIOGRAPHY ...489


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Edition : Hardcover
Publication date : January 18, 2011
Number of pages : 494
Publisher : Moravian
Weight : 732 gram
ISBN : 9788071892243