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The Amazing Chess Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Author: Amatzia Avni

Price:  $21.95 Hardcover

Contents: 240 pages

Release Date:  December 2011

Book Description:  The Amazing Chess Adventures of Baron Munchausen is a compendium of the very best episodes first seen in the British periodical CHESS Monthly, together with a plethora of previously unpublished tales. Instructive, entertaining and sometimes simply baffling, the Baron’s adventures are guaranteed to enrich the chess lives of all chess fans.

About the Author:

Amatzia Avni is an Israeli psychologist, specializing in the fields of training and personnel selection. He holds the FIDE Master title in both over-the-board chess and composition. A former editor of the Israeli chess Magazine Schahmat and a frequent contributor to various chess magazines and websites, the author has written a number of original, thought-provoking and entertaining chess books, including Creative Chess (1991, 1997) and The Grandmaster’s Mind (2004).


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