This book not only presents the most interesting games and other chess highlights of the 38 th Chess Olympiad but also includes interviews and behindthe-scenes chat from players, coaches and observers alike.
Among the contributors to this souvenir volume are those who had themselves been playing for gold medals on the stage in front of large crowds of spectators and others who cold be proud of ther individual achievements or whose teams performed above expectations. these players not only comment on the action at the board but also reveal their private pre-match preparation and post-mortem analysis. In Dresden, there were winners and losers, joy and heartbreak - and no shortage of excitement and drama.
But every participant from every country, large or small, as well as presidents, officials, organisers, arbiters, captains, volunteers, journalists, photographers and sponsors could not help but experience that same feeling of Olympiad United! So here, for your entertainment and instruction, over 60 chess experts from 31countries tell the Dresden story as it has never been told before, and further illustrate the Olympic zeal in the form of over 100 annotated games and over 300 atmospheric classic black and white photographs.
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Zustand NEU und noch in der Originalversiegelung des Verlages Produktart Schachbuch im Großformat, Hardcover || Status 23.06.2013 olympia united dresden 1.10 || Harald Fietz, Josip Asik, Anna Burtasova, Olympiad United! Dresden 2008 2.6 Seitenzahl 304 Seiten, Hardcover, sehr viele s/w Abbildungen EAN 9783981334807 ISBN 978-3-9813348-0-7 Maße (Länge x Breite) 21.5 cm x 30 cm Gewicht in g 1490 g Sprache Englisch Autor/en Harald Fietz, Josip Asik, Anna Burtasova Herausgegeben 2009 Verlag SCHACH WISSEN BERLIN Lieferzeit 2-3 Tage