My Great Predecessors - Part I - 1st Edition/1st Printing
First Edition in unread As New condition in alike dust-jacket, this copy is SIGNED by Kasparov directly on the title page;
Kasparov's biographies of the icons of chess places these champions in a fascinating historical, political, and cultural context. He explains nicely how each of the players brought his own style to the chessboard and enriched the theory of the game with new ideas.
Part I of a five volume set, covering Steinitz, Lasker, Capablanca, Alekhine. A beautiful book written by Garry Kasparov, universally acclaimed as the greatest chess player ever; Vol. 1.