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The Resource Endgame : Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness, Frank Brady

Endgame : Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness, Frank Brady

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Endgame : Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness
Title
Endgame
Title remainder
Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness
Statement of responsibility
Frank Brady
Title variation
  • End game
  • Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From an author who wrote one of the bestselling Bobby Fischer books ever and who was himself a friend of Fischer's comes an impressively researched biography that for the first time captures the complete, remarkable arc of the life of the chess master
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 794.10/92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1439.F5
LC item number
B68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Endgame : Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness, Frank Brady
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-384) and index
Contents
Loneliness to passion -- Childhood obsession -- Out of the heasd of Zeus -- The American wunderkind -- The Cold War gladiator -- The new Fischer -- Einstein's theory -- Legends clash -- The candidate -- The champion -- The wilderness years -- Fischer-Spassky redux -- Crossing borders -- Arrest and rescue -- Living and dying in Iceland
Control code
ocn535489961
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 402 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307463906
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010033840
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)535489961
Label
Endgame : Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness, Frank Brady
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-384) and index
Contents
Loneliness to passion -- Childhood obsession -- Out of the heasd of Zeus -- The American wunderkind -- The Cold War gladiator -- The new Fischer -- Einstein's theory -- Legends clash -- The candidate -- The champion -- The wilderness years -- Fischer-Spassky redux -- Crossing borders -- Arrest and rescue -- Living and dying in Iceland
Control code
ocn535489961
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 402 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307463906
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010033840
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)535489961

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