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Chess World Championships All the Games, All With Diagrams 1834-2004 by James H. Gelo

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Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English


  • Chess,
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  • History,
  • Chess - General,
  • Collections of games

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages897
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8139476M
ISBN 100786425687
ISBN 109780786425686

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