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Fritz 16 Chess Program (PC-DVD)
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Fritz 16 Chess Program (PC-DVD) He just wants to play! When is chess the most enjoyable? When you win! When Fritz entered his first tournaments some 25 years ago, humans still had a real chance of taking the engine down. Only a few years down the line, Fritz was already

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BBC: The Master Game Series 6 & 7 Box Set out now
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BBC: The Master Game Series 6 & 7 Box Set (4 DVDs) With Jeremy James & William Hartston: The Master Game broke new ground in the 1970s and 1980s when it established itself as the only international chess tournament played forTelevision. Following its launch by BBC Television in 1975, it

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CHESS Magazine - November 2017: Aronian Wins FIDE World Cup
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CHESS Magazine – November 2017 Aronian Wins FIDE World Cup UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: 60 Seconds with… Maxime Vachier-Lagrave – The French star would like to see a stable calendar from

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Houdini 6 Banner
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Houdini 6 continues where its predecessor left off, and adds solid 60 Elo points to this formidable engine, once again making Houdini the strongest chess program currently available on the market. With Houdini 6, you not only gain in terms of computing power, but also in terms of time! The

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Closing Gambit (2018) Official Trailer
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Closing Gambit – A Major new feature documentary premiering at Cannes in 2018. Anatoly Karpov – World Champion. A loyal member of the Communist Party and a personal friend of the Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev, is the epitome of the younger Soviet ‘New Man’. Viktor Korchnoi – A survivor from

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CHESS Magazine - October 2017: Garry Kasparov, Chairman of the Board
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CHESS Magazine – October 2017 Garry Kasparov: Chairman of the Board Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: In the Shadow of a Legend – Garry Kasparov had to play second

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Radjabov Returns
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Steve Giddins reports on some unexpectedly lively games, a small upset and a welcome return to form at the Geneva Grand Prix Naturally, being proved wrong is not something of which I like to make a habit, but on the other hand, being a pessimist who always expects the worst

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Chess Behind Bars by Carl Portman (Hardback)
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Chess Behind Bars by Carl Portman (Hardback) Hardback, 312 pages At a time when prisons are in the news due to increasing violence, drug taking and low morale, it has never been more important to focus on education and rehabilitation. Chess makes a difference because it is a fantastic metaphor

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Levon Aronian
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As Magnus Carlsen again disappointed, Levon Aronian’s fine form continued in Norway Levon Aronian continued his dominant form from the Grenke Chess Classic as victory in the Altibox Norway Chess 2017 tournament confirmed his return to the very top and 2800. Home favourite Magnus Carlsen might have won the opening

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e3 Poison: A 21st Century Opening Repertoire - Axel Smith
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e3 Poison by Axel Smith A 21st Century Opening Repertoire Paperback or hardback, 392 pages When Axel Smith was chasing his final Grandmaster norm, he decided he needed a change in his White opening repertoire. Instead of his usual approach of memorizing many concrete moves to try to force an

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