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  • Published: New York : Crown, c2011.
  • Year Published: 2011
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: xi, 402 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780307463906
  • 0307463907

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Endgame : Bobby Fischer's remarkable rise and fall from America's brightest prodigy to the edge of madness

by Brady, Frank, 1934-

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Call number: 794.109 Fi

Available Copies: Downtown 3rd Floor

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Loneliness to passion -- Childhood obsession -- Out of the head of Zeus -- The American wunderkind -- The Cold War gladiator -- The new Fischer -- Einstein's theory -- Legends clash -- The candidate -- The champion -- The wilderness years -- Fischer-Spassky redux -- Crossing borders -- Arrest and rescue -- Living and dying in Iceland.

From an author who wrote one of the bestselling Bobby Fischer books ever and who was himself a friend of Fischer's comes an impressively researched biography that for the first time captures the complete, remarkable arc of the life of the chess master.

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