The Oxford Companion to ChessBook - 1984
The best single-volume overview of the game of kings, in 2,600 alphabetical entries that include history, biography, openings, laws, strategies, playing and problem terms, branches of the game and major regional variations, and a host of topics such as computers and chess, philately and chess, and the representation of the game in literature, art, theatre, and film. The present edition (first was 1984) is revised, updated, and expanded by about 20%. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1984.
Branch Call Number: 794 .10922 Hoo
Characteristics: 407 p. : ill.