Tag Archives: Nimzowitsch

NIC Book on Nimzo

NIC Book on Nimzo

Posted on 5th March 2014

Review by Gary Lane Aron Nimzowitsch 1928-1935 Annotated Games & Essays edited by Rudolf Reinhardt published by New in Chess, 414 pages, paperback. If you ask most chess players they will proudly say they have …

Book Review: Aron Nimzowitsch: On the Road to Chess Mastery, 1886-1924

Book Review: Aron Nimzowitsch: On the Road to Chess Mastery, 1886-1924

Posted on 11th June 2013

‘Aron Nimzowitsch: On the Road to Chess Mastery, 1886– 1924’ – Per Skjoldager and Jorn Erik Nielsen (McFarland 2012). Hardback. 456 pages. Algebraic notation. 14 chapters, bibliography and indexes of openings, opponents, general reference At …

Nimzo in the USA (02/12) by Phil Hughes

Nimzo in the USA (02/12) by Phil Hughes

Posted on 24th February 2013

Nimzowitsch in the United States of America http://www.uncrowned-kings.co.uk Our story begins with the arrival of two transatlantic steamers at New York on Wednesday 16th February 1927. The four European grandmasters landed safely in the morning, …

Book Preview

Book Preview

Posted on 10th August 2012

‘Aron Nimzowitsch: On the Road to Chess Mastery, 1886-1924′ – Per Skjoldager and Jorn Erik Nielsen. 468 pages. $49.95 library binding (7×10). 88 photos. 10 maps, appendices, notes, bibliography, indexes. ISBN 978-7864-2 2012. From the …

Who was Karl Gilg?

Who was Karl Gilg?

Posted on 11th March 2012

Played this day in 1926, this was less than an upset than it first appears (Alekhine had lost to him before, and subsequently only drew when they were again paired! In fact, they drew twice.) …