8vo, paperback. NEW. Bright, crisp & clean, unread; covers glossy w/ a few very faint smudges on cover from storage. 120 pp., illus. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: 46th USSR Chess Championships, 1978
Editorial: W.R. Bonds, London.
Año de publicación: 1979
Condición del libro: New
Descripción W. R. Bonds ACIS, London Great Britain, 1979. Paperback. Condición: Good. 120 Pages. co-authors L. S. F. Blackstock & M. Chandler. "The USSR Championships are invariably among the strongest events of the year: the fulcrum of the Soviet individual system taht has produced nearly all the world champions this century." covers faded and show smudges-internally very clean. Size: 5 1/4 x 8 ". Nº de ref. del artículo: 83775
Descripción W R Bonds, London, 1979. Soft cover. Condición: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 120 pages with diagrams, drawings and index. Octavo (8 1/4" x 5 1/4") bound in original publisher's wrappers. (Lusis: 1810) First edition. The 46th USSR championship title was shared by Mikhail Tal and Vitaly Tseshkovsky. The championship was contested through three stages. First state was the 64 player Swiss system held at Daugavpils, Latvia 1978. Gary Kasparov, a 15 year schoolboy qualified direct to the final stage by winning the tournament. Others who qualified were Igor Ivanov, along with Kapengut, Kupreichik, Mikhalchshin, Panchenko and Tseshovsky. The second stage was the 18 player all play all first League championship held at Ashkhabad Turkmenia in November 1978. The qualifiers were Tukmakov, Tseshkovsky, Belyavsky, Mikhalchishin, Makarichev, Razuvayev, Timoshchenko and Sveshinkov qualified for the Top League Tournament, the third and final stage of the championship which was held in Tbilisi, December 1978. Dorfman, Gulko, Polugayevsky, Bagirov, Geller, Romanishin, Tal and Kuzmin had places from the 45th Top League. Petrosian did not avail himself of his place. Condition: Corners rubbed else a near fine copy. Nº de ref. del artículo: BOOKS007335