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Kings of chess

Winter, William

Kings of chess

chess championships of the twentieth century.

by Winter, William

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Published by Carroll and Nicholson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1438 .W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6161691M
    LC Control Number54023937
    OCLC/WorldCa170571


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