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Hartston, William Roland 1947-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 199 publications in 1 language and 4,694 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  Popular works  History  Biography  Humor  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Adapter
Classifications: AG243, 794.12
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Most widely held works by William Roland Hartston
Chess by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the moves of the chess pieces, elementary tactics in attacking and defensive play, the basic combinations to force checkmate, how to analyze common opening variations, and how to develop strategic game plans
Better chess by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The things that nobody knows : 501 mysteries of life, the universe, and everything by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The forward march of human knowledge has deepened our understanding of the universe and flung wide the floodgates of technological advance: we have established that the world came into being more than 4.5 billion years ago; we have deciphered the Rosetta Stone; travelled to the moon; eliminated smallpox and isolated the fat gene
The kings of chess : a history of chess, traced through the lives of its greatest players by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The psychology of chess by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Win at chess by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hartson guides you though every stage of the fame, from the basic moves to the thought processes of world champions. Learn how to attack, defend and fight for control of the board, and get tips on strategic planning that will see you triumph over your opponents
The Benoni by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drunken goldfish & other irrelevant scientific research by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teach yourself chess by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book contains all you need to know to learn and develop an understanding of good chess. The early chapters describe the rules of the game, and elementary strategy and tactics. The book then describes more advanced play, and commentaries on famous games
The Grünfeld defence by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of numbers : the ultimate compendium of facts about figures by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best games of C. H. O'D. Alexander by C. H. O'D Alexander ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The encyclopedia of useless information by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the superbly satisfying compendium of weird factoids too interesting to be contained in your average encyclopedia
Chess : the making of a musical by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Improve your chess by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The King's Indian Defence by Leonard Barden ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karpov-Korchnoi 1974 by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forgotten treasures, volume 2 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forgotten treasures ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The drunken goldfish by William Roland Hartston ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hartson, William Roland
Hartson, William Roland, 1947-
Hartston, Bill
Hartston, Bill, 1947-
Hartston, W.R. (William Roland)
Hartston, W. R. (William Roland), 1947-
Hartston, William
Hartston, William, 1947-
Hartston, William R. 1947-
Hartston, William Roland
Hartston, William Roland, 1947-
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English (93)
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