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Ebook Comprehensive Chess endings 1 is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh. It was original published in Russian. This English version is a direct translation from the Russian except that the order of the volumes has been changed. Ishi Press has published one of the original Russian Language Volumes. That is Averbakh Chess Endings Bishop against Knight, Rook against Minor Pieces ISBN 4871875024 That is the same as volume 2 in this English Language version
The Object of My Affliction
MY LITTLE DUKE PR OBLEM
“A man who lives, not by what he loves
but what he hates, is a sick man.”
—AR CHIB ALD MA CLEISH
A M A S I C K , S I C K MAN. Not only am I consumed by hatred, I
am delighted by it. I have done some checking into the matter and have
discovered that the world’s great religions and wisdom traditions tend to
frown upon this.
Therefore, dear reader, I need your prayers. But even more than I do,
the University of North Carolina’s basketball team, the object of my
obsession, needs them. Here is the...
At Interstate 95, the glimmering Rolls turned south, hurtlingdown the raised concrete ribbon, the Miami skyline rising ahead.Laurenz took the Martin Luther King Boulevard exit, made a sharp U-turn, and jumped back on to the interstate, still southbound. Hiscold green eyes ﬂicked from the road to the rearview mirror andback again. He craned his neck and searched a cobalt Florida sky.Every few minutes, Laurenz stabbed the brakes, dropping down toforty or ﬁfty miles an hour and slipping into the right lane,...
Ebook Comprehensive Chess endings 2 is a five volume master work by one of the world's leading authorities on the Chess Endgames, Grandmaster Yuri Averbakh. Grandmaster Averbakh is now the World's Oldest Grandmaster. He was born on February 8, 1922. He is now 90 years old and is still active in chess. This volume 2 was originally published in Russian. Ishi Press has published the Russian Language version of this volume.