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The Chess Games of Adolph Anderssen

Master of Attack

by Sid Pickard

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Pickard and Son Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess,
  • Games,
  • Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords,
  • Games/Puzzles,
  • Chess - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12178732M
    ISBN 101886846030
    ISBN 109781886846036
    OCLC/WorldCa36545315

    Adolf Anderssen was probably one of the greatest chess players of all time. A game against Lionel Kieseritzky is known as the Immortal Game. In this game he sacrificed a bishop, both rooks and the queen - and won. This book is a revised and expanded new edition of Anderssen's famous German book "Aufgaben für Schachspieler nebst ihren Lösungen". Adolf Anderssen () Karl Ernst Adolf (Adolph) Anderssen was born in Breslau, Prussia (now Wroclaw, Poland) on July 6, He came from a poor family. He learned chess from his father in at the age of 9 and filled up his school books with chess diagrams. He lived with his mother and spinster sister. He never married.

    Adolf Anderssen - Combinative Chess Genius. An Autobiography with 80 Annotated Games. Self-published, Australia, Large heavy hardback (22 x 30cm), pictorial covers. pp., 36 fine large photos (3 in colour of Anderssen's grave), comprises ten chapters with biography and 80 annotated games using contemporary annotations where possible. Buy Mammoth Book of the World's Greatest Chess Games: Improve Your Chess by Studying the Greatest Games of All Time, from Adolf Anderssen's 'Immortal' Game to Kramn by Graham Burgess, Dr. John Nunn, John Emms online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

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ADOLF ANDERSSEN (born Jul, died Mar, 60 years old) Germany [what is this?Karl Ernst Adolf Anderssen was born in Breslau. He was one of the strongest players of his day and was regarded by some to be the World Champion after his victory in the London () tournament.1,2 He lost this honor in the Anderssen - Morphy () match.

One year later, however, Paul Morphy. The Chess Games of Adolph Anderssen, Master of Attack. With Annotations Gathered from the Old Masters Revised and Expanded by F.I.D.E. Master Ron Burnett. No one has ever played chess like Adolph Anderssen played it, nor won as much fame and glory for his charismatic style.

Anderssen's hallmark is the direct (and often spectacular!)2/5(1). 11 rows  Adolf Anderssen Chess Games Players Result Moves Year; Adolf Anderssen (). Buy The Chess Games of Adolf Anderssen, Master of Attack Annotated edition by Sid Pickard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(3). The Immortal Game was a chess game played by Adolf Anderssen and Lionel Kieseritzky on 21 June in London, during a break of the first international bold sacrifices made by Anderssen to secure victory have made it one of the most famous chess games of all time.

Anderssen gave up both rooks and a bishop, then his queen, checkmating his opponent with his three remaining. Anderssen is regarded as the quintessential Romantic, and his sacrificial brilliancies such as The Immortal Game (Anderssen vs Kieseritzky, ) and The Evergreen Game (Anderssen vs Dufresne, ) have stood the test of time.

Anderssen died of a heart attack at the age of During World War II, bombing raids on his hometown damaged his grave. Who Played The Immortal Game. Adolf Anderssen () set a high bar for making amazing sacrifices, and his game in London against Lionel Kieseritzky on J brilliantly illustrates how to give up a piece (or more) to gain a tactical or positional advantage.

Anderssen in the mids. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. How Was The Immortal Game Won. The "Immortal Game" is one of the most famous chess games ever played!Played in as an informal match between two European math professors, Adolf Anderssen and Lionel Kieseritzky, this game has become a true showcase of classic 19th century chess where startling attacks and sacrifices were all the rage.

The Chess Games of Adolph Anderssen: Master of Attack by Pickard, Sid and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   There is some work about Adolf Anderssen similar to those of Jimmy Adams (Gyula Breyer: The Chess Revolutionary; Mikhail Chigorin: The Creative Genius; Artist of the Chessboard) or Tim Harding (Joseph Henry Blackburne: A Chess Biography) or John Donaldson Int & Nikolay Minev (The Life & Games of Akiva Rubinstein Vol.

1 & 2). The Chess Game of Adolph Anderssen book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Chess Games of Adolph Anderssen, Master of Attack W /5(4). The Evergreen Game is a famous chess game, won by Adolf Anderssen against Jean Dufresne in This was probably an informal the time, there was no formal title of "World Champion", but the German mathematics professor Adolf Anderssen was widely considered to be the best player in the world after winning the first major international chess tournament in London in Akiba: Hermann von Gottschall's bio, "Adolf Anderssen - Der Altmeister deutscher Schachspielkunst" includes 80 problems of Anderssen.

Edition Olms reprinted the book in the s, I don't know if there has ever been an english edition (probably not). Feb SBC: Thanks. May otoss: All Anderssen games in this site: http. Paul Morphy vs Adolf Anderssen "Morphology" (game of the day Aug) Anderssen - Morphy (), Paris FRA, rd 9, Dec Sicilian Defense: Paulsen.

Szen. Buy Games of Adolf Anderssen by Pickard, Sid online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible : Sid Pickard. Robert Johnson - Adolf Anderssen - frontcover. Our member Tony Peterson would like to draw our attention to a new book about Adolf Anderssen: Adolf Anderssen - Combinative Chess Genius.

An autobiography with 80 annotated games. Self-published, Australia, Large heavy hardback (22 x 30cm), pictorial covers.

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The Chess Games Of Adolph Anderssen: Master Of Attack (Annotated) [Pickard, Sid; Burnett, Ron] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Chess Games Of Adolph Anderssen: Master Of Attack (Annotated)First published: This is the second part of the article about Adolf Anderssen (–), a German chess master and the world’s leading chess player for much of the s and s, and some of his best attacking chess games.

If you missed the first part, you can find it here. In the first part, we saw the best tournament results of Anderssen, his final tournament, his death, and some of his amazing. Anderssen, actually named Karl Ernst Adolf Anderssen, was born in Breslau on July 6,just over years ago.

He learned the game of chess at the age of nine from his father, August Heinrich Anderssen, who was a merchant but seemed to have carried on other professions, including as a .The Immortal Game and the Evergreen Game were annotated on pages of Emanuel Lasker’s London Chess Fortnightly, 14 January Regarding the Evergreen Game, see too the article by Paul Lipke ‘Ein Blick in die Tiefen Anderssen ’cher Combinationen ’ in the Deutsche Schachzeitung, May (pages ) and June (pages ).

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