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The Resource White king and red queen : how the Cold War was fought on the chessboard, Daniel Johnson

White king and red queen : how the Cold War was fought on the chessboard, Daniel Johnson

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White king and red queen : how the Cold War was fought on the chessboard
Title
White king and red queen
Title remainder
how the Cold War was fought on the chessboard
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The story of chess and how it was inexorably connected to the rise and fall of Soviet Communism. The book recounts in detail the history of the game and its players during the 20th century, and culminates with the emergence of Garry Kasparov, the last Soviet world champion
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Johnson, Daniel
Dewey number
  • 794.1'0947'09045
  • 794.10947
  • 794.10947
  • 794.1094709045
  • 794.10947
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chess
  • Chess players
  • Chess
  • Chess
  • Hobbies and Games
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White king and red queen : how the Cold War was fought on the chessboard, Daniel Johnson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 358-366) and index
Control code
9781843546092
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 383 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781843546092
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
White king and red queen : how the Cold War was fought on the chessboard, Daniel Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 358-366) and index
Control code
9781843546092
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 383 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781843546092
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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      6 Wood Lane, Lonodon, W12 7BF, GB
      51.5059745 -0.2241114
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