Viktor Korchnoi hardly needs an introduction. This Methusaleh of chess, whose competitive longevity and endless love for the game even have. Viktor Lvovich Korchnoi was born March 23, , in Leningrad, USSR. He defected (the old word for escaping from the Soviets) to the. Chess is My Life by Victor Korchnoi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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There is a movie on youtube “the great chess korhcnoi one of the most interesting things out there if you love chess and its history, and the story of a true rebel. Chess is My Life by Viktor Korchnoi. My Life in Chess by Viktor Korchnoi. Description Victor Korchnoi’s Chess is My Life was first published nearly 20 years ago; now, in a series of lengthy interviews, Korchnoi has retold the story of his life, right from the beginning. Will takes some time to really work through the terrific games collection at the end.

You will see cheds small moves can lead to disaster or victory. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Can you even imagine being ostrasized from your own country.

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Peter rated it really kprchnoi it Feb 20, Sep 26, Anonymous. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. But his story of growing up in Russia and insight and experience with his competitors and his problems with the Soviet system and subsequent defection are all well told. No trivia or quizzes yet. Chess is My Life Victor Korchnoi.

Chess is My Life by Viktor Korchnoi

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Nov 05, Cormac Zoso rated it it was amazing Shelves: Book ratings by Goodreads. My all-time favorite player, Viktor Korchnoi. Open Files Wolfgang Uhlman.

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See all customer images. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Showing of 4 reviews. From a pure chess point of view, the games are all well-chosen, illustrating important moments os his career, with interesting introductions, and great battles, ranging from his early career to after he no longer challenged for the world title.

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There’s a theory that playing chess makes you paranoid. One person found this helpful. In the States, we’ve all seen many movies about defecting Soviets. Wallace rated it really liked it Oct 01,