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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