The Joys of Chess

Author: Christian Hesse (2011)

The type of problems set by chess and the solutions which it offers are very much to my taste. For the hunter-gath­erer that I am, with an inclination to bring together what is especially inter­esting, extraordinary, paradoxical, re­markable and thought-provoking as has happened in this book, chess represents for me intellectual enjoyment, relax­ation and pleasure at the same time.
The royal game exerts such a great power of attraction, not least because one can experience its particular charms at any level of play...

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