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Agree 100 %, and I am very willing to pay.
What I need are the links or downloadable ebooks...
For annotated recent games :
For old games in electronic format, have a look at e-books :
ChessPublishing, CI and ChessToday materials are available as .pgn files.
Fantastic links to e-reader books ! Thank you very much hicetnunc.
Thanks to you all, I have been able to download thousands of games, and with the e-books on the 2 websites below, I now have enough to keep me reading annotated games for twenty years at least
Thanks globstup! hicenunc, rigamagican and epo!
72 San Antonio, 1979 Montreal (Tal co-author) and London 1980 are good, Leningrad Interzonal 73 the cover is almost gone. Karpov, Korchnoi co-winners and disappointment for an ill Tal.(the 3 Kortchnoi-Karpov matches are interesting along with Kasparov matches make 20 years of world championship matches. ( Informants 1-80 with great analyzes)
thanks for the e-book and pgn sites!
this is the best link line ever...
Philidor il musicista che giocava a scacchi [unread by me]di Corrado RollinAlla voce "Scacchi" dell'Encyclopedie di Diderot, il cavaliere di Jaucourt scrive: "Si capisce facilmente dal numero dei pezzi, dalla diversità dei loro movimenti e dal numero delle case, quanto questo gioco debba essere difficile.Tuttavia a Parigi abbiamo avuto un giovane di 18 anni che giocò contemporaneamente 2 partite di scacchi senza vedere la scacchiera. Questo giovane si chiama Philidor". Questo libro (che non contiene partite) rappresenta uno spaccato di vita settecentesca. L'ambivalenza del personaggio Philidor, diviso tra due grandi amori, la musica e gli scacchi, emana un fascino particolare, l'avventurosità della sua vita, inoltre, non può non accendere la nostra curiosità moderna. Pagine 72, formato cm. 12x16.Euro 7,50 meno sconto 20% euro 6,00
Wittniet, thank you. Philidor is such an interesting person, successful musician, and successful chess player... It seems the book was never translated into any other language than Italian (i love Italian by the way), since 1994 when it was published. Or am I wrong ? I would very much like to read it.
I think so - there seems to be only the Italian edition.
II do not own the book and I did not read it - mine is just a signaling
"I Was Tortured in the Pasadena Jailhouse!" by Bobby Fischer. Excellent glimpse into the mind of everyone's favorite schizo woodpusher. American hasn't had such a loon since Paul Morphy was yelling on the streets of New Orleans.
:) thanks !
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