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Najdorf – Life and Games

Alexander Beliavsky

Batsford

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ISBN: 9780713489200

Price: £14.99

Publication date: 30 April 2005

Category: Chess

Miguel Najdorf has been described as a flamboyant poet of the chessboard. A celebrated Grandmaster, his playing career spanned six decades. He is perhaps best known for the eponymous Najdorf opening variation of the Sicilian Defence – often used to good effect by Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov. A highly influential chess writer he won many International tournaments although never played for the World Championship.

 

Here we have an informed biography complemented by one hundred selected games that demonstrate his originality and brilliance. The games are fully annotated by the well-respected authors.

ABOUT THE Author

World Junior Champion in 1973, Alexander Beliavsky has been one of the world’s top players for over twenty years.

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