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Adolf Albin In America

Adolf Albin In America

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Product type: Printed book

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Olimpiu G Urcan

Adolf Albin, a Romanian-born chess master of German origins, was renowned for his originality, eccentric and dashing playing style, aggressiveness and edgy character. Through previously unpublished data, tournament reports, newspaper articles and consultation games, this work covers Albin's brief but highly significant period spent in New York, 1893-1895, with details on his life and chess career. Illustrated with 130 annotated games.

Indexes of players, openings, illustrations and supplementary games.

Award-winning journalist Olimpiu G. Urcan writes for Chess Cafe, Quarterly for Chess History, Chess Monthly and New in Chess Magazine. A Romanian native, he lives in Singapore.

Published 2008, hardback, 278 pages.

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