Corsair: A Chess Periodical, Volumes 6-9

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1907 - Chess


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Page 25 - Homeric journey fraught with peril, culminating most often with the opponents' destruction on the board. He also has what Emanuel Lasker once said a champion must have: "The passion that whips the blood when great stakes can be gained by resolute and selfconfident daring." It is difficult to discern Fischer's weaknesses. Spassky, after losing the title, stated that Fischer's simplistic style was almost childlike and that unless he developed more "sensitive alternatives,

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