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By John Gollon

ISBN-10: 0804800898

ISBN-13: 9780804800891

ISBN-10: 0804811229

ISBN-13: 9780804811224

Learn the various types of chess internationally with this concise chess guide.

Chess Variations is a needs to for all chess fans and a great ebook which can provide many hours of pleasant leisure for all others. With greater than forty adaptations of the preferred board online game, this ebook includes, between others, the oldest identified type of chess (Chaturanga), the sport created via Edgar Rice Burroughs and brought in his Martian sequence (Jetan), in addition to local kinds at the moment performed in Korea, Malaya, Burma, Thailand, and Japan.

For these video games that require forums or items except these issued in enjoying smooth chess, the writer provides guidance on "The building of Sets." additionally integrated within the ebook are charts, diagrams, and pattern video games performed by way of the writer and his friends.

The pleasure of taking part in those unique chess diversifications raises with the data in their old beginnings in addition to with the pursuits of such strange-sounding items because the Zarafah, Ashwa, and Firzan.

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