Coffeehouse Chess Tactics by John Healy

By John Healy

In 1988, his autobiography ?The Grass area? catapulted John Healy to around the globe literary reputation. That harrowing story defined how Healy through studying chess, escaped alcoholism, violence and crime. Many lovers have puzzled how Healy did as a chess participant. during this publication Healy makes use of over 100 of his personal video games to teach how strange strategies or protecting motifs can flip the tide in any place. in addition to the video games the writer describes in eloquent yet brutal language the attractive, occasionally bad global of chess. The prologue ?Blood activity? is an excellent piece of classic Healy non-fiction. A must-buy publication for chess enthusiasts, strategies buffs and Healy enthusiasts.

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