107 great chess battles
One of the game's greatest players annotates scores of fascinating games involving such masters as Capablanca, Bogoljubov, Kashdan, Reshevsky, Tartakower, Keres and others, including many of Alekhine's own games. Also here are delightfully candid views on fellow masters and rivals for the world title. Edited and translated by E. G. Winter. Preface. Index.
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a b c d e f g h Position a-pawn advantage ALEKHINE attack AVRO Tournament axb3 axb4 axb5 better Black resigns GAME Black to move Buenos Aires 1939 Bxb5 bxc3 Bxc4 bxc5 Bxc6 Bxd4 Bxd5 Bxe4 Bxe5 Bxf3 Bxf5 Bxf6 Caro-Kann Defence chances chess cxb4 cxd4 cxd5 decisive dxc4 dxc5 dxe4 dxe5 endgame exchange of queens exd4 exd5 exf5 exf6 followed forced French Defence fxe4 fxe5 fxe6 Grunfeld Defence gxf5 gxf6 hxg6 isolated pawn Keres king king's side knight manoeuvre match game mate Nbd7 Nf3 Nc6 Nimzowitsch Defence Nxc3 Nxc5 Nxd4 Nxd5 Nxe4 Nxe5 Nxe7 Nxf6 obtain opponent passed pawn pieces play Pomar possible Qa5+ Queen's Gambit Declined Queen's Pawn Game queen's side Qxc3 Qxc6 Qxd4 Qxd5 Qxe4 Qxe5 Rad1 Rad8 reply Reshevsky Rfe8 rook Ruy Lopez White Rxd4 Rxe4 Rxe5 Rxe6 Sicilian Defence square text move threat threatening Three Knights Game variation weakness White resigns White to move winning