Viktor Korchnoi hardly needs an introduction. This Methusaleh of chess, whose competitive longevity and endless love for the game even have. Viktor Lvovich Korchnoi was born March 23, , in Leningrad, USSR. He defected (the old word for escaping from the Soviets) to the. Chess is My Life by Victor Korchnoi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Sep 26, Anonymous. Craig rated it it was ok Jan 07, The argument is something like this: View all 6 comments. After reading the biography, I got out a chessboard, set the pieces up acording to his diagrams, and followed his moves, korchni analyzed them.

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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Learn more about Amazon Prime. A review The following review is not about the latest product in the Chessbase stable, it is about my favorite: To ask other readers questions about Chess is My Lifeplease sign up. However, the DVDs are more than a declaration of love to the game, they are a testament to his legacy and a wonderful source of insights when you least expect them. Usually, when one speaks of inspiration from a great player, it is in the form of a great game or move.


Lide book also includes 15 deeply annotated games considered as key to his career. Write a customer review.

Chess is My Life

Viktor Korchnoi’s Chess is My Life was first published nearly 20 years ago; now, in a series of lengthy interviews, Korchnoi has retold the story of his life, right from the beginning. Open Preview See a Problem? Victor Korchnoi is one of the greatest figures korrchnoi chess history, which he has helped to shape for nearly 50 years now. English Choose a language for shopping.

The volume also includes many photographs as well chesd a number of games with comments in typical Korchnoi-style and which are of decisive importance for his brilliant chess career. The book also includes 15 deeply annotated games considered as korchmoi to his career. Korhcnoi shares his defeats as intimately as his victories – maybe more so. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

The games in the back of the book taught me a lot about chess. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

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And yes, they did have a psychic there trying to intimidate Korchnoi. Viktor Korchnoi hardly needs an introduction. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Fanstastic biography of Korchnoi, but there is a more recent one that goes beyond the s by the same title. Showing of 4 reviews.