the history of chess

thepro2018

The origins of chess are not clear it is believed that chess evolved from a early chess like game played in

India.

ghost_of_pushwood

This became known as the Early Chess-Like Game.

kindaspongey

A History of chess by H.J.R. Murray

https://web.archive.org/web/20140708090911/http://www.chesscafe.com/text/review883.pdf

A world of chess

https://chesscafe.com/book-reviews/a-world-of-chess/

A History of Chess

http://www.thechessmind.net/blog/2012/12/20/book-notice-yuri-averbakhs-a-history-of-chess.html

https://www.newinchess.com/media/wysiwyg/product_pdf/2770.pdf

Drawgood

I believe the claim that it originated in China and then came to India where it change into something that looked like chess but was still far from modern chess. But , anyway, what is the purpose of your post?