London 1922 by Geza Maroczy

By Geza Maroczy

historical London 1922!Jose Raul Capablanca was once the big name of chess in 1922 and London was once his first severe chess within the 15 months when you consider that he had gained the championship name from Emanuel Lasker. Capa was once the chessplayer whom even non-players may determine. however the match signified not just Capa's go back to the sport, it used to be additionally whatever of a revival of foreign chess after 4 years of warfare and 4 extra of recovery.The new international champion could ease into first position undefeated prior to destiny global champion Alexander Alekhine. The younger Dutchman Max Euwe used to be honing his talents that will additionally ultimately take him to the head of the chess global. And Richard Réti was once approximately to unveil his “Opening of the Future†– 1.Nf3!.London 1922 is necessary for a majority of these purposes, however it additionally served because the surroundings for the production of the well-known “London ideas which might for years govern the way potential challengers to the identify may have the best to play the champion.As an further bonus, all fourteen video games of the 1921 Capablanca-Lasker identify fit with annotations through Capa himself were additional to this new 21st-century version. Complemented by way of greater than a dozen archival images and a Foreword by means of Andy Soltis, London 1922 belongs within the library of each chessplayer!

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