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Magnus Carlsen - 60 Memorable GamesMagnus Carlsen - 60 Memorable Games.
Type: BOOKS. Detail: Soltis, A. Product Code: 9781849946506.
Category: PLAYERS. Publisher: .
Retail Price: AUD $32.95 (includes GST)
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Andrew Soltis delivers a book on today's blockbuster chess player Magnus Carlsen. Magnus Carlsen has been the world's number one player for more than a decade, has won more super tournaments than anyone ever and is still in his prime. He is the only player to repeatedly win the world championships in classical, speed and blitz chess formats. This book details his remarkable rise and how he acquired the crucial skills of 21st century grandmaster chessHe will defend his world championship title this autumn and if he wins, it will set a record of five championship match victories. This book take you through how he wins by analysing 60 of the games that made him who he is, describing the intricacies behind his and his opponent's strategies, the tactical justification of moves and the psychological battle in each one. Softback, 376 pages. Dimensions 153 x 234 x 28mm, 470g
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