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A history of chess : the original 1913 edition

Author: H J R Murray
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An epic work that took more than a decade to complete, A History of Chess, originally published in 1913, is a historic undertaking that shattered preconceptions about the game upon publication. Over a century later, Murray's research and conclusions, in which he argues that chess originated in India, are still widely accepted by most chess historians.
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History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Murray, H.J.R. (Harold James Ruthven), 1869-1955.
History of chess.
New York : Skyhorse Pub., 2012
(OCoLC)904421058
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H J R Murray
ISBN: 1632207702 9781632207708
OCLC Number: 910282739
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Responsibility: H.J.R. Murray.

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An epic work that took more than a decade to complete, A History of Chess, originally published in 1913, is a historic undertaking that shattered preconceptions about the game upon publication. Over a century later, Murray's research and conclusions, in which he argues that chess originated in India, are still widely accepted by most chess historians.

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