Shopping Cart
In your cart are 0 items
Deutsch English
Search by manufacturers
Search by keyword:
 
* All prices incl. Tax
and plus Postage
Home New Products My Account Shoppingcart Checkout
Schach Grandmasters Lab DVD Serie
What's New?
Mihail Marin - Marin's English Love Vol.2
Mihail Marin - Marin's English Love Vol.2
Bei uns für nur :29.90EUR*
Categories
Chess-Sets (64)
Chessboards (68)
Chesspieces (101)
DVDs->... (409)
Gift Certificates (5)
Reise-Schach-Sets (41)
Chessbooks->... (2121)
Crown (1)
E-Books (64)
Edition Marco (1)
Edition Olms->... (88)
powerHouse Books (1)
riva verlag (1)
Siles Press (1)
UL Press (1)
Everyman (308)
Gambit Publications->... (232)
Rattmann Verlag (8)
J. Beyer Verlag (102)
Quality Chess (181)
Kania Verlag (25)
New in Chess->... (326)
German Books (16)
English Books (171)
Dutch Books (2)
New in Chess Mag. (70)
S.O.S. german (12)
S.O.S. english (13)
Tactics Series (1)
Yearbook (41)
Russel Chessbooks (88)
Joerg Hickl (1)
Chess Basics (2)
Used Books->... (266)
Labate Chess (1)
Russian Chess House (12)
Kingpin Publishers (2)
Kaissiber (3)
Exzelsior Verlag (5)
Wiley Publishing (1)
Chess Informant (62)
Tirion Sport (5)
Mongoose Press (30)
Chess Stars (40)
KVDC (4)
Batsford (18)
CIRC (7)
McFarland (28)
Caissa Hungary (16)
Jussupow (9)
Moravian Chess (9)
Atlas (1)
The Chess Press (1)
Thinkers' Press (19)
BeoSing (3)
Cardoza Publishing (2)
Van Wijgerden (3)
Youth Chess Publ. (4)
Caissa Editions (4)
Dover Publications (1)
Hephaestus Books (1)
Edition Jung (4)
Chess Evolution (44)
Scribner (1)
Echo Publications (1)
De Bezige Bij (2)
Skyhorse Publishing (1)
Convekta (1)
JugendSchachVerlag (1)
Charles C. Thomas (1)
William Lombardy (1)
Ishi Press (11)
Lulu (6)
LCCP (2)
Marchant (1)
Verlag ChessCoach (12)
Brackeler Schachlehrgang (5)
Edizioni Del Faro (1)
Metropolitan Chess (3)
ChessCafe (1)
Thinkers Publishing (22)
Quinto (2)
Nieuwe Druk (1)
The Chess Player (3)
Bloomsbury (1)
John Murray (1)
Schachtherapeut (3)
Warum Schach Verlag (1)
Chess Clocks (29)
Chess Software (249)
Chesscomputer (120)
Specials (26)
Accessoires (10)
Prints (2)
DVD Downloads (81)
DGT-Bretter+Figuren (62)
Backgammon (73)
Go - Go Bang (25)
More Boardgames (10)
Chessbase->... (469)
Chess-Magazines (126)
Tourney-Software (2)
Luxury (1)
Poker->... (21)
Karten-Spiele (10)
Shogi (12)
PC Security (2)
Second Hand Schach (25)
Chesstrainer (2)
DGT Smart Board
Chess Genius Pro Schachcomputer
Komplettes Repertoire gegen 1.c4
Produktbeschreibung
The Stress of Chess (and its infinite finesse) 29.95EUR
incl. Tax
plus Postage

The Stress of Chess (and its infinite finesse)
My Life, Career and 101 Best Games
by Walter Browne

Publisher: New In Chess, 2012
Edition: Paperback medium
ISBN: 978-90-5691-382-3
Pages: 432
Language: English

Walter Browne is a living legend of chess, a hurricane of a player with a daredevil approach. Browne, famous for his hair-raising time-trouble duels, considers chess ‘a natural cerebral high’. ‘By competing you are a winner, no matter the result’ is his motto.

At the peak of his career Browne won the US Championship six times and claimed countless national and international tournaments. A regular and successful competitor in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, his achievements as a poker player are almost as impressive.

In this memoir, Walter Browne recounts his formative years, when he befriended and played Bobby Fischer in New York City, and his later life on the road, when he trotted the globe, living life to the full.

Sharing colourful anecdotes about chess legends such as Tal, Karpov and Timman, and his rivals in the rough-and-tumble of American opens, Browne looks back on a rich career. He presents his best games, full of sacrifices and fireworks, in a clear style that is easily accessible for amateur players.

Walter Browne was born in Australia in 1949 and moved with his family to the United States in 1953. He became an International Grandmaster in 1969 and won the US Championship six times. He won hundreds of thousands of dollars as a poker player.

IM Dr Danny Kopec, author of 'Winning the Won Game':
"You will find spectacular games and stories about encounters with many of the greatest players of our time. What a treat!"

Four-times US Champion Yasser Seirawan:
"It was truly remarkable to see him in action while in time-trouble. He was a demon (..) He was the toughest competitor I ever faced at the chess board."

World Series of Poker Winner Bill Chen:
"Walter did what so few of us can: climb to the highest rung of two careers in one lifetime."

This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 24 July, 2012.
Reviews
Related Products
Related Categories
Specials
DGT Smart Board + DGT Pi Schachcomputer
Alter Preis:595.95EUR
Neuer Preis: 519.95EUR*
Bestsellers
The Longest Game (Hardcover)
01.
The Longest Game (Hardcover)
Svetozar Gligoric: My Life in Chess
02.
Svetozar Gligoric: My Life in Chess
The Black Lion
03.
The Black Lion
The Chigorin Defence According to Morozevich
04.
The Chigorin Defence According to Morozevich
The Complete c3 Sicilian
05.
The Complete c3 Sicilian
The Flexible French
06.
The Flexible French
Bobby Fischer - Triumph and Despair
07.
Bobby Fischer - Triumph and Despair
Curaçao 1962 - The Battle of Minds that Shook the Chess World
08.
Curaçao 1962 - The Battle of Minds that Shook the Chess World
Curaçao 1962 - The Battle of Minds that Shook the Chess World
09.
Curaçao 1962 - The Battle of Minds that Shook the Chess World
Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov
10.
Endgame Virtuoso Anatoly Karpov
Versandkosten
Avira Autorisierter Partner
DGT Bretter und Figuren
DGT Pi 60 neue Engines
Bobby Fischer - Die Analyse - von GM Niclas Huschenbeth
SiteLock
Saturday 14 December, 2019   -   37783582 requests since Monday 07 April, 2008
Copyright © 2019 topschach