One of the greatest chess legends of all time, Aron Nimzowitsch (), is best known for founding the Hypermodernism school of chess. Book Review: Aron Nimzowitsch – On the Road to Chess Mastery, – – Per Skjoldager and Jørn Erik Nielsen – Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text. Aron Nimzowitsch: on the road to chess mastery, / Per accounts of nearly games and the only narrative of Nimzowitsch from to , this.
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Aron Nimzowitsch : Per Skjoldager :
Home Contact Nimzoeitsch Help Free delivery worldwide. On the Road to Chess Mastery, Description One of the greatest chess legends of all time, Aron Nimzowitschis best known for founding the Hypermodernism school of chess, which emerged after World War I to challenge the chess ideologies of traditional central European masters.
This first full-scale biography of Nimzowitsch chronicles his early life in Denmark, his family and education, and his fascination with the game that would become the focus of his life. Also included are explorations of his tournament games and records, his dispute with influential chess teacher Siegbert Tarrasch, and his role in the development of Hypermodern Chess.
Aron Nimzowitsch : On the Road to Chess Mastery, 1886-1924
With detailed accounts of nearly games and the only narrative of Nimzowitsch from toa period formerly cloaked in mystery, this volume offers the most thorough profile available of one of chess’s greatest innovators. The Best Books of Check out the top books of tp year on our page Best Books of Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions Looking for beautiful books?
Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Review quote “Skjoldager and Nielsen have produced a magnificent book which not only surpasses everything else we have ever seen on the subject of Nimzowitsch but also one which enjoys the extremely high production values typical of McFarland.
The depth of research is apparent from the very first page This is the vhess book written on Aron Nimzowitsch and the authors should be applauded for their efforts. In my opinion this is easily the best and most important chess book ofa fascinating book on a fascinating man”–Chess; “at last we have a magnificent biography of the famous grandmaster, Aron Nimzowitsch.
This volume tells his story up to in great detail This book will take an esteemed place in chess literature and is gratefully received”–IM John Donaldson JeremySilman.
The authors have produced a fine tribute to one of the founding fathers of Hypermodern chess. The physical qualities of this book are of the highest standard This is a chezs for all lovers of chess history. The authors have left no stone unturned to find a wealth of unknown material about the life and games of Nimzowitsch.
Many interesting and beautiful old photographs adorn the well-written text. A thhe book”–New In Chess; “truly exceptional book”–Chesshistory.
Aron Nimzowitsch: On the Road to Chess Mastery,
I couldn’t wait to get my hands on a copy, both for the scholarship I knew it would contain, and for the history it was sure to reveal about chess in a bygone era. Part biography and part games collection, this compendium captures a golden age of chess culture through the life of Aron Nimzowitsch, a progressive force in the growth of of twentieth century chess.
This may be the most thorough treatment of Nimzowitsch and his times ever in print. This book has everything.
Readers interested in early twentieth century chess will find hundreds of games to study. Stories are filled with colorful anecdotes. The book is filled with nostalgia, beauty and atmosphere. The feel of this book is very solid, cyess its font is easy on the eye, and looks appropriate.
Printed in the U. Only the best books are still produced this way. There is far more scholarship in Skjoldager’s book than the average reader might comfortably take in, it is exhaustive in its research and its revelations.
Skjoldager and Nielsen have produced a significant work. It is wonderfully written and edited, and beautifully bound and produced. This tribute to Aron Nimzowitsch represents the spirit of traditional book publishing at its unqualified best”–ChessCafe.
He lives in Fredericia, Denmark. Book ratings by Goodreads. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.