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Endgame : the spectacular rise and fall of Bobby Fischer

Author: Frank Brady
Publisher: New York : Crown, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From an author who wrote one of the bestselling Bobby Fischer books ever and who was himself a friend of Fischer's comes an impressively researched biography that for the first time captures the complete, remarkable arc of the life of the chess master.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Bobby Fischer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Brady
ISBN: 9780307463906 0307463907
OCLC Number: 704861255
Description: pages cm
Contents: Loneliness to passion --
Childhood obsession --
Out of the heasd of Zeus --
The American wunderkind --
The Cold War gladiator --
The new Fischer --
Einstein's theory --
Legends clash --
The candidate --
The champion --
The wilderness years --
Fischer-Spassky redux --
Crossing borders --
Arrest and rescue --
Living and dying in Iceland.
Responsibility: by Frank Brady.

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From an author who wrote one of the bestselling Bobby Fischer books ever and who was himself a friend of Fischer's comes an impressively researched biography that for the first time captures the complete, remarkable arc of the life of the chess master.

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